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Shoulder of Mutton

Sawbridge Road, Grandborough CV23 8DN, England
+44 1788 814306
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“basket meals” (4 reviews)
“mutton” (3 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sawbridge Road, Grandborough CV23 8DN, England
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try out the Shoulder of Mutton based on reviews on here & it's a nice little drive in the countryside. There is a car park on site. We had a warm greating from the proprietors who then let us have a pick...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my folks here for an anniversary meal and we weren’t disappointed! A lovely location not too far from Rugby with a real country pub feel to it. Service was excellent and we were made to feel at home by our hosts. Food was great,...More

Thank rugbytown69
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We were delighted you all enjoyed yourselves. You were a super party and we look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards. Peter, Mario and the team.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Peter Mario and Sue run a great Bar and a restaurant good beers wholesome food great Atmosphere nice home cooked food good and worth far more than they charge a little gem just outside of rugby

Thank patrick k
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review. We are all delighted you enjoyed yourself and look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal last night and we all cleared our plates ! The cheesecake was clearly home made and was delicious. Peter is a great host and Sue a lovely friendly lady. Not forgetting chef Mario who is clearly talented . Will be...More

Thank CaroleRidley
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you for your great review. We were all thrilled. It is amazing to be here and we hope to give a warm welcome and tasty food. It is always special when guests give feedback as we aim to constantly be a lovely place to...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This is the best food that I have had for a very long time. I had pork belly with braised red cabbage, spinach and potato Boulanger and garlic sauce followed by home made cheesecake. Yum yum. Everything was lovely and fresh. A faultless performance Mario....More

Thank Sally R
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review. It is always good to have feedback as we all enjoy being here and giving guests tasty food and enjoy a warm welcome. We are building up the food side in our new restaurant with all dishes freshly home...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

This the third time we have eaten here. The food is excellent. A good selection of traditional pub food with some unusual choices on the specials menu. Food is quite clearly prepared fresh to order. Very friendly staff and a nice quiet atmosphere. We will...More

Thank 797iank
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We always enjoy meeting new guests and we look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Just over 6 months since my last review qualifies me to write another, which makes me happy as I regret being rather mean in awarding only four stars last year. It's the full five star prize this time as we found absolutely nothing to be...More

Thank Frederick M
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Frederick, What an amazing review and score. Thank you so much. It was lovely to welcome you both again. I recognised you both when you came in and said to Sue, 'that is the Gentleman who loved the soup a while back'. We are...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Another visit to the Shoulder and another great meal for me and the missus. Food quality is constantly good and a varied selection of ales supported with the usual friendly service and sitting outside in peace and quiet, enjoying the sun. Seriously, what's not to...More

Thank Alan R
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hi Alan, Thank you for your great review and lovely comments. We always like guests to enjoy their visit to us. Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

What a find! Beautifully-presented food, tempting menu...and worth the journey. Peter& Mario are lovely hosts.

Thank Agi S
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Arranged to meet up with family members who were staying at the local camp site. They had a dog and so the Shoulder of Mutton was ideal as they allow dogs in their bar area. The welcome was friendly and we were allocated a table...More

Thank slj702
Peter W, Owner at Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for such a terrific review. We enjoyed your visit and such a fun family. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Peter

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Terminator A
18 January 2015|
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Response from Peter W | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Thank you for your question and sorry that you were disappointed we were closed. The Pub has been traditionally closed for food on Mondays as there was no demand as are several pubs in the area. We extended this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Cuisine
International, Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 19:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sawbridge Road, Grandborough CV23 8DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Grandborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 814306
  • E-mail
Description
A delightful traditional village pub set in the pretty village of Grandborough. A perfect stop off for walkers and cyclists. Dog friendly to. We have delicious Pub grub, Basket meals & Children's menu as well as fine dining dishes served in our our airy conservatory, all home cooked on the premises. Enjoy a game of darts or traditional table skittles. Relax on warm days in our peaceful garden. Delicious Sunday lunch served from 12 noon to 3pm. Please note that our bar is open Sunday Monday & Tuesday evening from 6pm to close.
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