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The Shoulder of Mutton

2 Brookside, Stretton-On-Dunsmore CV23 9LY, England
+44 24 7654 5525
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“homemade soup” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Brookside, Stretton-On-Dunsmore CV23 9LY, England
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the area you must eat here. Big ticks in lots of boxes. Menu choice is a little limited but the starters and mains offer great choice and quality. The ambience is great, it is dog friendly, the Scottish lady is a...More

Thank chubchubbanana
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Had a great meal here last night. Food was so tasty and well cooked, arrived in the right amount of time and the service was excellent. Very friendly and cheery host, but not hovering round the table, which can be annoying. They seem to have...More

Thank roundabout66
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and appreciate the service we provide. Hope to see you and the family soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Today my daughter and I visited the Shoulder of Mutton for lunch. Being a week day it was very quiet, but the welcome was warm, and we had a lovely lunch of sandwich and chips. The sandwiches were huge (doorsteps), well filled and the chips...More

Thank RugbyChrisC
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Having to organise a family get together for people coming from Redditch, Northants, North Leicestershire & ourselves in Hinckley found this pub on the internet as a central point. Well what a find great friendly pub & good food. From the Welcome Linda gave us...More

Thank anny_1947
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your review. We are glad you all enjoyed your meal with us. Maybe the same time next year?

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Watched a game of rugby and needed somewhere to eat on the way home, this was half way point for us. Really pretty village setting. Big carpark, very quiet when we arrived. Very nice friendly greeting and a nice table in the restaurant. Good menu...More

Thank s22dan
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. The team are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and appreciate the service. Hopefully we will see you again, maybe next rugby season?

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Sorry to see some people have not enjoyed the restaurant as much as our party of four did on Sunday lunch time. All 4 of us found our meals to be nicely presented, filling & tasty. There was nothing wrong with the roast veggy meal...More

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I have visited this pub/ restaurant on numerous occasions . The current proprietors are welcoming and friendly. The food is of an excellent quality but spoilt by small portion size. I would recommend this as a place to visit however I do think that it...More

Thank markjuly
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for your review and feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your food and we will take your feedback on board. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub for dinner a while ago and the food was excellent (if a little pricey) but the portions were tiny! I was desperately hungry after two courses which is a shame because the food was excellent. My smoked salmon starter was compiled of...More

Thank 31don74
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for your review and we are sorry that you didn't feel full after your meal. Also we think you may have received melba toast rather than bread. We would of happily changed the bread for you. The portion sizes do not please everyone,...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

We booked a table for 7 adults and 3 children for a family Sunday lunch on 18/3/18. It was a freezing cold day but the warm and friendly welcome we received quickly made us forget the cold outside. We had chosen the S of M...More

Thank Chelmsford52
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for your review and feedback. We would of happily given you rarer beef on request. Overall, we are glad you enjoyed your meal and our menu. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, staff so easy and friendly, food just excellent and price better than excellent!!! Travelled a long way to meet friends but worth the effort. We want to go back.

Thank Geof C
LDCARTER, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon.

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vwhitesmith50
21 April 2017|
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Response from LDCARTER | Property representative |
Yes we are, we welcome dogs. If you're eating, dogs are allowed in the bar area.
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Jo O
17 June 2015|
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Response from LDCARTER | Property representative |
Not sure who was here, we've heard different stories. Come over and give us a try?
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Shutupp11
4 April 2015|
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Response from Allan C | Reviewed this property |
Glad to hear that it's under new management. It always had a good reputation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Brookside, Stretton-On-Dunsmore CV23 9LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stretton-On-Dunsmore
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7654 5525
  • E-mail
Description
Cosy village pub in a beautiful location, serving teas and coffees, cakes, light lunches, early bird and dinner. Large garden, car parking and situated on the famous coffin walk.
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