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The Orange tree

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Groups, Bar Scene

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About
A town centre favourite with a cosy atmosphere, The Orange Tree is laid back and friendly with an unpretentious feel. This large but intimate bar is full of big comfy sofas and quirky artwork on the walls: The Orange Tree loves to support local creative talent across the arts and music and regularly hosts live music nights showcasing the best new music in the Midlands. With arguably the best beer garden in the town there is no better place to enjoy the extensive offering of great fresh British food, cocktails and a wide range of premium beers, wines and spirits.
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here at Sunday lunch time on recommendation of hubby who had previously been with friends when I was ill. I can honestly say that I couldn’t fault anything. Food was lovely - my chorizo hash was gorgeous and hubby really liked his roast lamb,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 659catherined
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey. Thanks for such a lovely review. It means a lot to us. We very much hope to see you again soon. Patrick

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to unwind with great drinks, great food and amazing staff! Absolutely my go to place to catch up with friends while having a tasty bite. Quiz nights are extremely fun, cocktails are on point and the entire atmosphere is buzzing! 10/10

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited before a show at town hall Wednesday night. Offered a money off voucher (20%) with tickets. What a surprise! Food was excellent and service very good.

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Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pioneer01099044405
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We look forward to having you back when you're in town again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall we were so happy with our experience at the orange tree! Great prices for really quality food!

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Date of visit: February 2019
Thank littlecharl0tte
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I had a meal here before going to the theatre. The food was freshly cooked but the best thing about the place is the staff and their friendly service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ChrissyRipp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here in a large family group. Despite getting there for our 12.30pm booking, the food took almost an hour and it wasn't hugely busy. The staff were polite and pleasant though. The veggies were good but the roasties were distinctly average. The beef...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lawyer13
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi It is with regret I read your review. This is not the standard of food I want to come out of the kitchen. I am pleased the front of house team helped soften the experience. I will be raising all issues with the head...More

Reviewed 8 January 2019

excellent and attentive service. food was good with ample meat portion not a lover of the roast potatoes and a alternative offer or addition portion of mashed potato would of complimented the meal brilliant. the selection of deserts were not overly enspiring and the fruit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pennyj2262
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

Thank you for the lovely review. We will have a look at the potato situation and see if it would be possible to offer an alternative like colcannon or mash. The dessert selection was limited post Christmas due to the busy period and understand our...More

Reviewed 27 December 2018

One of our all time favorite restaurant's, service with a smile and wonderful food every time! Great selection of drinks.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brianaandkate
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

Thank you for the lovely review. It is very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Patrick

Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

Good pub with great atmosphere. Not very large but well later out. Good beer choice card and friendly staff

Date of visit: December 2018
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OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2018

Hi, thank you for the kind review and we're glad that you enjoy coming to Orange Tree. Have a great New Year! Katy

Reviewed 13 December 2018

Xmas dinner with parents. First impressions? Not good. Xmas crackers were cheap crap and utterly rubbish. None of the popped. I had to fish the "crack" out of them after the pull and make light of it. I was worried for what was to come....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marineboy2016
OTLboro, Manager at The Orange tree, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Hey! Really sad to see your review. If only you'd told us more at the time we could have fixed your experience. We would have been more than happy to replace your crackers to get your afternoon started. The staff, as you say, were good...More

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