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The Hungry Bistro

81 Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1EQ, England
+44 1902 546336
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“casserole” (5 reviews)
“sea bream” (5 reviews)
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British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
81 Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1EQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So glad Wolverhampton town centre has a place like this! Fantastic service, really impressive wine menu and brillianty cooked food. Can't recommend it enough!

Thank Theo N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the railway station Premier Inn. Lovely meal. My mum had the paella, which we were warned would take about an hour as it was freshley cooked. My mum really enjoyed it and I loved my fish. Service was good. Would go again if...More

Thank JEW67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chose here at the last minute on the way to the theatre. I'm guessing that because of some reviews on here, we were asked if we were going to the theatre. We were and they duly told us that because they cooked everything fresh then...More

Thank GB40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at the Hungry Bistro today. It was fabulous. Staff very friendly and efficient. Food was excellent. Will definitely be back.

Thank qzgytdzq
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited The Bistro on several occasions and it never fails to impress. Great food and friendly atmosphere. Definitely a hidden gem and worth visiting.

Thank Anu P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My friend and I were looking for somewhere to eat in Wolverhampton on a Friday evening. I had been here previously on a lunch time so suggested we try it. The decor is relaxed but stylish and the ambience was really lovely. A dark haired...More

Thank BetsyBay
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this establishment after doing a search engine for pre-theatre meals in Wolverhampton. The previous reviews rated this restaurant as good. On first reflection the venue seemed clean and staff friendly. We did have to wait for the food even though on arriving only had...More

1  Thank Trip_MM19
Reviewed 6 May 2017

first time there,had homemade chicken kiev with potatoes & salad, excellent meal, very tasty, cheesecake for pudding,again good.The waitress was polite and friendly, good service.Had bottled real ales available (had hobgoblin) and Fentimans soft drinks, really enjoyed the meal a lot better than weatherspoons a...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Had a meal after the matinee performance of the Verdict. We were there about 20 minutes after it opened so it was very quiet although many tables were reserved. The waitress was very friendly, the food was good, mains £11-£14. Also cast from The Verdict...More

Thank 60jule
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Been here before for coffee. Helpful staff and a very nice sea bream lunch. Can't recommend the passion fruit pavlova though - it was flat and chewy toffee base, a threat to your fillings. There was no filling either, other than a blob of cream,...More

1  Thank Christine H
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10 August 2016|
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Response from sonfitzpatrick | Reviewed this property |
Best leave plenty of time for a pre-theatre meal, you probably need to be there for 5 at the latest!
Joanna L
29 April 2016|
Response from MsMelJRiley | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joanna, this is a small independent restaurant and Richard the owner and chef will cook gluten free food. Everything is cooked fresh. Swapping menu items around has never been an issue when I have eaten here. Its a small... More
26 March 2016|
Response from rcbrown86 | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately we are not open on Sundays or Mondays. We would recommend booking throughout the rest of the week to avoid disappointment as we only have a limited number of tables. Thanks again... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Wolverhampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1902 546336
  • E-mail
The Hungry Bistro is an independent eatery in Wolverhampton City Centre serving up homemade British and travel inspired dishes. Do you like fresh home cooked food at reasonable prices? Do you hate being bamboozled by long menus of microwave food masquerading as "the finest quality"? So do we! At The Hungry Bistro, we serve a short, changing day menu of homemade favourites using only the best, seasonal produce. Feel free to pop down to The Hungry Bistro for a range of light bites, hearty meals, coffees, teas, cakes, wines and beers at the following times: Monday 12:00 - 20:00 Tuesday 12:00 - 20:00 Wednesday 12:00 - 20:00 Thursday 12:00 - 20:00 Friday 12:00 - 20:00 Saturday 12:00 - 20:00 Sunday - Closed
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