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The Old Smithy

A warm welcome awaits you at The Old Smithy. If you asked most people to draw their idyllic 'roses round the door' village pub, they would probably draw The Old Smithy at Church Lawford. It really is a very cosy pub and has a great atmosphere. There’s a garden and a patio area for those balmy summer nights and a huge log fire for those cold winter days.
US$4 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Steakhouse, British, Bar, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews lamb chops free bottle of wine lunchtime menu country pub fast service pub food lunch time cooked to perfection lovely meal lovely pub be visiting again pubs coventry rugby
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hi. We went for a meal at the old smithy as we have done for years. The management team is the worst yet. You have to wait an age to get served for a drink and the food is very poor to what used to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevegoodenough
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited on a Friday evening for dinner. Nice atmosphere and the staff were very friendly. It definitely fits in the small cosy country pub category, especially with the open fire. Great menu selection (options for vegetarians and vegans) but the food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PhilippaIsabelle
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

food was lovely couldnt fault it. The service was dreadful 1 person serving drinks and taking food orders.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Janet O
Reviewed 1 week ago

9 of us had lunch there today. Food good, price very good but staff not friendly or attentive at all. We are all about 80 years of age. Had to lift a couple of chairs to the table. no help! No interest in us or...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Roam283580
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

THIS WAS THE WORST MEAL MYSELF AND MY FAMILY HAVE EVER HAD! I tried to resolve the issue with management and even the area manager but I have never been spoken to so rudely in my entire life! I was called a liar, a racist,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Felicitybowsxx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hadn't been to the old smithy for a while & were looking for somewhere different to go so we thought we would give it a try again. It seems like it is being run with kids which is fine as long as they can...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Old Smithy with family and in the order was 2 Rib steaks was told 5 minutes later that they had none. Was offered more expensive steaks at no extra cost. When steaks arrive they were perfectly cooked. Would recommend always.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jimmyroney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took family for a meal. Place dirty,tables dirty. The food was cheap, a free bottle of wine.The reason for that because it was rubbish the steaks came out cold chewy,cheap meat. Never will return a dump.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Shell1235
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is pretty good here and prices are good. Have been a few times. The novelty eating challenge style steaks are cheap for reason always poor quality meat and over cooked due to the size of them for that reason I’d avoid them. The regular...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JonnyA312
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If your after food cooked to perfection,then this is the place and for those with a mighty appetite again this is the place I have been here on several occasions and I love the food and children welcome nothing is too much bother for staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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2 September 2016|
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Response from PippaKHT | Property representative |
Children are welcome in our pubs at all times. We just ask that at The Old Smithy they are not seated in the bar area. Our Christmas Menus are on our website with special prices for children under 12 and children under 5 eat... More
2 September 2016|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
I think it is eight in the evening, but give them a call to make sure.
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