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The Horns

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61 Slitting Mill Road | Slitting Mill, Rugeley WS15 2UW, England
+44 1889 586000
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked online for 5pm but there was no record of it - however we needn't have worried as plenty of space. Only one chap on Bar and Food duty so service slow. Food ordered and came quickly - paella not very tasty but the fish sharing platter was great. Surprised to read some of the reviews as that may... More 

Thank MartinH6036
Cannock, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful pub with a great selection of food. The staff were very friendly and were very accommodating with our youngest family member, giving him crayons and colouring book to keep him quiet 😀 :) looking forward to dining here again soon.

Thank lydiaeford
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Came here due to recommendations online at 4.2 out of 5. Ordered 2 Sunday dinners and a shared starter. Upon arrival staff did not even raise a smile towards us. Just came over stood waiting to take order without even a hi, hello can I take your order. The scotch egg starter was actually ok but was very overpriced due... More 

1 Thank Martin P
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115 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday afternoon meal with family was very, very enjoyable. The food was delicious, staff very friendly, children looked after very well. Lovely afternoon.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick note to everyone at The Horns for making the surprise Birthday party a real success. We were treated to a warm welcome and attentive service while we gathered for a surprise 40th Birthday. As we were more concerned with the celebrations, I can only commend the staff for their attentive yet non-disruptive service throughout the meal. All courses... More 

Thank Dave B
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely pub, great setting and nice decor. We have not eaten here since it first opened some time ago but have popped in for a drink on many occasions. We were previously disappointed in the food but decided to give it another try after reading a few people's comments that it was quite good. Unfortunately there were... More 

2 Thank Jac8351
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to The Horns, as it had been recommended by friends who had visited a few times and loved it. We went for a post-Valentines romantic meal on a Thursday night. We booked a table as we were worried that it might be busy. When we arrived at 7pm however it was very quiet, although it... More 

Thank Rachel P
Cannock, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pre-booked afternoon tea and paid deposit for 6 people. The chef mistakenly only did food for 4 people so had to wait for the other food to be prepared. We should have had prawn, cheese & onion and chicken, bacon & mayo sandwiches (one finger of sandwich of each filling each - not very generous) but the last stand to... More 

1 Thank AMallen65
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in adoc for Sunday lunch, had a Sunday roast.. reasonable wait but plate and food cold and very salty unable to eat roasts potatoes and veg ... nice atmosphere and friendly staff eager to please... pudding delicious

Thank michelle b
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my husband in January 2017 for a birthday treat and we both had a lovely time. The interior is nicely decorated and we were directed to a table where a candle was lit which gave it an extra touch. We each had bread and dips (to share), starters and a main menu, the portions were large and... More 

Thank Rachael R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Slitting Mill Road | Slitting Mill, Rugeley WS15 2UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Rugeley
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 586000
A Real Village Pub, Fresh Food Available All Day, Real Ale, Fine Wine. We serve Prosecco & English Sparkling Wine by the glass. We're Horse & Dog Friendly with fresh water bowls and dog treats by the fire on the edge of Cannock Chase, Staffordshire.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?