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The Spotted Dog


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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A friendly family pub providing superb quality locally sourced food, lovingly kept real ales and great selection of wines. The pub has a unique front room style made up of re-used furniture from previous decades. Open for lunch 6 days a week including superb Sunday roast. A cafe is open in the morning offering dark Italian roast organic coffee and a tantalising selection of locally baked cakes and pastries. Great walks from the pub and dog/wellie boot friendly in the bar area.
US$12 - US$29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Drinks
Bar, British
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific service and terrific food. Enough parking around. They will do anything for you if it is in their power.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank unsumit
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

We never go out for Sunday lunch because my husband says I make a good one. However he suggested we went out today and I found The Spotted Dog on Google. I loved the decor of this country pub but we loved the food even...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RedbournTraveler
Reviewed 27 January 2019

We handed over our grandson aged 3 here, who we had been looking after, to his Mum & Dad; who had flown in to Luton after a weeks holiday together. We were made to feel very welcome in the Spotted Dog, and we were very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kevinpercy
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Had a brilliant evening with delicious 3 course Christmas meal with festive table setting. Followed by fantastic live music with Threefold. A great start to the festive season! Coming back tomorrow for another helping of the Christmas menu!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank X445WNtracyc
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Was most surprised the food was a Christmas lunch or salmon it was cooked to perfection and it was served with all the nice little details the veg was all very nice and plenty of it the tables looked nice with candles and decorations ....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

An excellent find. We escaped traffic on the M1 and found this by chance. Excellent friendly service and great bar food and very well kept beer. It’s currently being refurbished but it’s definitely worth a visit

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SuzyCanterbury
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We booked to Sunday lunch for our family to celebrate my son’s birthday. The food was excellent and the dealt with the arrival, late as always, of nine adults and six kids (aged 5yrs - 5months) without turning a hair. We felt welcome and well...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Anna B
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the Holiday Inn Luton South and were looking for somewhere in walking distance to have lunch or dinner. This pub looked a good prospect on their website and I had rang several times without getting an answer. As there was another...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Eleven of us turned up with dogs after walking locally. We were made to feel very welcome and the landlady and staff were extremely friendly. The coffees were superb.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

A group of us visited the Spotted Dog on a Friday night. We had such a good time we stayed until late. We were made to feel so welcome and the selection of drinks was great and we really enjoyed trying some of the Gins...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank I2711JGsimonb
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5 April 2018|
Response from Palatenife | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry we do not do food in the evenings at the moment, only just picked up your message, apologies. Regards Tom
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