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The Barley Mow

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££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub
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Penn Common | Pennwood Lane, Wolverhampton WV4 5JN, England
+44 1902 333510
12:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Wed 18:00 - 23:15
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
Thu 18:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Willenhall, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been a couple of times to The Barley Mow and on each occasion have not been disappointed. The food is absolutely to die for. A word of advice try to make your last meal a light snack before you visit as the food is plentiful. Another tip is to try and book a table as this is a small... More 

1 Thank mrsrisla
Oldbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my partner's cousin and her boyfriend to experience a real English pub. Their first visit to England. They had a great time and enjoyed every minute. They were able to sample real ale and even have a small sample before choosing a whole pint. The bar staff were excellent, really friendly and helpful - wicked experience 😃

Thank sneeryranger
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We went as a family of 4, two adults a child and baby for tea. We booked early the same day as we have heard it's a popular place to eat and drink. We got seated straight away on a reserved table. Ordered food at the bar an it came really quickly, big portions and served piping hot. Staff were... More 

1 Thank Elle K
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We chose the Barley Mow due to its high ranking on trip advisor but failed to see any attraction! I would not recommend it if you have anyone with mobility issues in your party. We checked ahead for accessibility but were not told how difficult it would be. We could barely get into the small crowded car park, let alone... More 

3 Thank Sue E
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Had to come back the other night as we missed our fab pies. Excellent every time. I wish I could steal the recipe for the steak and Stilton pie. Yummy.

1 Thank Lilybeach1994
Dudley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub for the first time in 20 years , guess you can guess we are seniors Amazed how busy it was for a Tuesday as we hadn't booked Luckily they could accomodate us It is a great old style pub with a very good menu and real ales Our ribeye steaks were excellent albeit you do get... More 

1 Thank PeterRubbish
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is my favorite pub to come to for food. I've never had a bad meal from here. The steak pies are amazing, full of meat not like half the rubbish you get in other places. Very reasonably priced, especially for the portion size and service is great.

1 Thank Laura M
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

It's a lovely pub good food and beer! In the summer there a nice beer garden it's right a golf course. My only slightly negative feedback is that the toilets are in need of a refit and soon!

Thank Becky W
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place--food is great!! Home cooked,good portion size & reasonable price.staff are always lovely.honestly have never had a bad meal here.lovely little pub x

Thank tspicerneal
Cannock, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in whilst on our way back from a day out. In Kinver. Lovely atmosphere was only going to have a drink but saw the lovely food and decided to eat. Reasonable time from giving our order to the food arriving. Nice and hot well presented. Cask ales we nice. Would have liked several but alas driving so only tasted... More 

Thank Ken H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penn Common | Pennwood Lane, Wolverhampton WV4 5JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Wolverhampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1902 333510
A warm and welcoming family pub, serving home cooked food and an excellent range of local and national real ales.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?