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Prince of Wales

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Welcome to The Prince of Wales in Shirley. Here at The Prince of Wales you'll find everything you'd expect from a traditional local pub in Shirley - but with a bit of added sizzle. Just a stone's throw from Yardley Wood, Hollywood and King's Heath, we're the perfect place to watch the footy with friends or enjoy a bit of banter over your favourite beers. We serve up a fantastic range of drinks with prices to match
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Nice old style looking pub on main stretch up to Shirley. Food great and they serve many vegetarian options which is refreshing to see. Comfy seating and two bars in pub. Only thing that lets it down is sometimes young drinkers hanging about in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TraceyGD
StuartW2262, General Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Hi TraceyGD, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback from your recent visit to us here at the Prince of Wales, we really do appreciate it. It's great to read that you found the food to be great, and this will...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Miserable unfriendly woman behind bar.wasn't pleased when I told her she got the wrong drinks and have me a glare!!! not good customer service off her at all.she talk and large with black hair in pigtails plats.food cold and steak overcooked and was as tough...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jaky B
Stuart W, General Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Hi Jaky B, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we really do appreciate it. We are sorry to hear that you didn't find your visit to us to be at the usual standard that we expect. I have spoken to...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We decided to try here after passing from Shirley to Beckett’s Farm, glad we did. After seeing a few iffy reviews on here I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I could see from the outside that they had got a new menu so thought...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Paul S
Stuart W, General Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Dear Paul S, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review of your recent visit - we really do appreciate it. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed some of the new dishes of the menu, we love them to! I...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

To be fair we have had some decent meals there, cheap and cheerful, never crowded friendly staff. We only go lunch times so not sure hiw busy it gets at other times. Yesterdays meal however was not the usual standard, my partner's jacket potatoe with...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Travelinman999
Richard G, Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Travelinman999, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. If you would be able to contact myself on 0121 474 3038 i would like to discuss your experience with us

Reviewed 17 February 2018

This is a lovely pub where you can go for a quiet drink and get food. However since the menu has changed the selection is pretty poor, needs much more variety, especially vegetarian options, they used to do a great burger and chips option and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank L C
Stuart W, General Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi L C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback from your visit to us, we really do appreciate it. Apologies for the delayed reply to your comments, but I have only recently taken over the business. We appreciate your feedback...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

We visited on a Saturday and as usual we were worrying what our vegitarian grand daughter would be able to have but we needn't of worried as unusually she had a good choice. Her food and the rest of the food was tasty hot and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank RalphH404
General Manager A, Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Eat food at the prince of Wales quite regular and the food is always nice..booked a table this evening for me, my family and friends for my birthday and non of us were disappointed! Staff are really friendly, food is always great, drinks are good...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JaLou14
general manager a, Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Came to the Prince on Friday 17th. Food was beautifully cooked. Very child friendly too. Will be back

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Lee M
General Manager A, Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Steak meal was very tasty. And hot. Pudding I had was baileys dessert. Mmmmm it was my sister's birthday. And she and her husband invited. Us to join them. They told my husband and myself. How good the food is. And now. I must say....More

Date of visit: November 2016
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general manager a, Guest Relations Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Now visit this pub on a regular basis. The food is always excellent quality & very good value. The staff are friendly & helpful. Great bargains with the green card app too !

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank traceylawrence
general manager a, Manager at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2016

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