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The Penny Farthing Inn


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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We are located in the beautiful small village of Aston Crews, offering a freshly cooked seasonal menu filled with local ingredients. The Penny has some exceptional views of the Black Mountains and the Malvern hills from the beer garden (with children's play area). We aim to showcase the exceptional local produce and serve local ales and spirits as well as keeping as much of ingredients as local as possible. We also have a large selection of whisky from all over the world.
US$13 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Penny Farthing Inn for a family birthday meal. A lovely, warm and welcoming restaurant with a nice interior, bar, and cosy pub feel. The menu was very good and lots to choose from, there was also a specials board. Starters; The Brie...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bradleyd908
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in midweek on the off chance and immediately fell in love with the place. The staff were very welcoming, the choice and standard of food was excellent. Value for money was superb and the ambience was great. Good facilities. When we made it known...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 12 January 2019

A fantastic traditional pub. Great food, hearty portions from a varied menu. Brilliant service and lovely secure outdoor garden / play area with stunning views. Well worth a visit. Very friendly manager who clearly knows how to manage a thriving pub.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rebdav12
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

The food here is beautiful. The beef burger was one of the best I’ve had, it was huge. As the portions are big there was no need for a starter, although we did leave room for a great pudding. Welcoming pub atmosphere with lovely fresh...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Collo23
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent food wish I hadn't had a starter it was huge but delicious and so was main meal. All pleased. Plenty on menu lovely surroundings pleasant helpful staff. Car park at the front ideal but if no spaces car park below means a flight of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank eathappy57
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Lovely Inn very nice service and Excellent food will defiantly return soon and great value for money. A very pleasant Lunch

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank para001
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Went for dinner in the lovely Inn, such a welcoming establishment, lovely decor, friendly staff and food to die for. Crispiest batter on fish I have ever had, absolutely delicious. Dining partner had lamb which was beautifully presented and very tasty. Though we had no...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sophie E
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

First visit to the penny farthing v for a while and what a pleasant surprise. The pub has been updated the inside is comfortable and welcoming. The landlady is great very friendly and clearly takes pride in her work and what she has done with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Terry S
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere for lunch a little of the beaten track on our way to Ross on Wye and stumbled across the Penny Farthing and what a good choice it was. The Wye Valley Beer was very very good as was our lunches...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank S4784ILdaved
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Out again at last lovely place lots of room we all had the black pudding for starters very nice main course chicken bacon and cheese with chips also very nice no room for pudding I couldn't eat all mine too much we will definitely be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank philip c
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Response from whippy99 | Reviewed this property |
yes but very poor quality steak more gristle than meat, they need to source a better meat supplier or lower the prices
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