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The Moody Cow

££ - £££, British,
Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
+44 1989 780470
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (39 reviews)
“cheese tart” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (36 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked this restaurant as a last minute desicion.Well what can we say as we arrived by taxi the feeling was wow it looked so lovely from the outside but as you entered the bar area I said to my friend this is so lovely...More

1  Thank tracy s
Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed an excellent meal here in September 2017 and decided to re-visit this month. We came twice in four days! With friends who live in the area both times. It was just as we remembered it – top quality food cooked to perfection served...More

Thank diktoo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and daughter had been here before and suggested it was a nice place for my birthday meal. How right they were. I travel a lot and go to some nice places, this experience rests among the top on that list. The ambience as...More

Thank Steve522014
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful place, delicious food,perfect host,attentive and friendly staff, couldn’t fault it only wish it was more local for us

Thank LeedsPenny
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited one lunch time whilst on holiday. Although we arrived 10 mins before opening time we settled down in the outside eating area on a lovely sunny day.at 12 o'clock some body came out with menus and took our drinks order on bringing our drinks...More

Thank eddiebu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived for dinner one weekday evening without a reservation. No tables were available for an hour so we sat on their comfy sofa with a drink. They were welcoming and friendly. The food was very good and the service also. I don't know the...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this pub in the guest house we were staying in and were not disappointed. A warm evening, we sat outside and were greated with a friendly smile and welcome from the landlady. Our drinks order was taken and very prompt to arrive....More

Thank Arron K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived without a table booking, they were very friendly and accommodating. I have never been in such a friendly welcoming place. The food was fantastic. Would highly recommend.

Thank maxine j
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to The Moody Cow several times now so I feel well placed to give a review of excellence. The pub is very traditional in its layout but with a touch of class, you get the feeling when you walk in the door...More

Thank lloydc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Sunday lunch time people crammed in like sardines felt the food was okay but not amazing and service..quite young girl..was patchy but she was rushed off her feet Not place to go if you are hungry as you will wait quite a...More

Thank Deborah R
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James S
29 April 2017|
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Response from niki m | Reviewed this property |
We were one of the last tables and it was about 8.30 pm. if that's any help.
23 August 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Property representative |
We welcome dogs in the bar, and of course outside if the weather is fine, we have fresh water and treats too, but do let us know if you are coming so that we can reserve a suitable table for you
Lindsay M
1 July 2016|
Response from Bharat J | Reviewed this property |
A great tradition, and done well, one of my favourite meals... a late and long Sunday lunch! I've not had the pleasure of sampling Subday lunch at the Moody Cow, but given the quality of their food (and service), I'm sure... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Upton Bishop
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 780470
  • E-mail
Country Pub and Dining specialising in authentic, home made food using local, fresh produce as much as possible. Located in a delightful village setting just mintutes from junction 4 of the M50. Children, dogs and muddy boots are welcome as long as they are accompanied by well behaved adults!
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