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The Riftswood

Comberford Road, Tamworth B79 8PB, England
+44 1827 62785
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good14%
  • Average16%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“the pub” (26 reviews)
“piping hot” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Comberford Road, Tamworth B79 8PB, England
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptional service by all staff. A family friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Food was to high standard. We will definitely be returning again soon. I highly recommend this establishment to couples and families alike. Thank you to all the team for such a lovely experience!

1  Thank Charl-Brum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say bout this place... location is very good, lovely garden to the rear if you so desired ... however; we arrived just before 12(noon). The place was almost empty. So thought we would be served quickly. And the food would be popping...More

Thank DaveP48
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to go regularly to this restaurant for their 2 for £8 on a fri but have not been for quite a while this time we went on a sat when this offer isnt available we were disappointed with the amount of the chips...More

Thank cm m
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We went for a breakfast ptfa meeting and lovely staff who served us. Nice breakfast roll ordered, egg sausage and bacon all cooked lovely. Really pleased we will be back to do lunch soon 😀

Thank Stuart0168
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Stuart0168, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Riftswood! Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Terrible for gluten free! Food is usually over cooked and the manager is so rude - terrible customer service! Would not recommend here!More

Thank vb2222
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to address your concerns. Please reach out to us directly at 0182762785 when you have a chance. Thank you, and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The food is always good and hot, great selection on menu at good prices. Staff always friendly and just shows how good management works.

Thank Rose2331
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Rose2331, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Riftswood! Thank you again for the great review!

Reviewed 16 September 2017

we visit this pub quite often. never had problem with order. would like stilton cheese sauce with my steak. but great sizzling arrival .

Thank michael snr l
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Michael Snr L, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Riftswood! We look forward to your next visit! Take care!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

First visit. Good size car park and seemed busy. The first issue was getting into the place as had to wade through a load of smokers. Took about 5 mins to get served which is acceptable when it was as busy as it was (Friday...More

Thank hellooldchap
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Hi thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. Hellooldchap, thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We regret that you had a negative experience, and will use this as an opportunity to improve.

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Vowed never to return but being our local bloody awful Waiting for our plates to be removed 45 minutes waitress walking past continually now she's cleared the next table who ate 30 minutes after us can't believe it Chippy here we comeMore

Thank Dawn B
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Dawn B, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional service, so we are disappointed to hear that your visit with us was anything less than satisfactory. We would like the opportunity to make this up to you. Please contact our manager at 0182762785 so we can...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

After my last review I vowed never to return, however the other half twisted my arm and I have to say we have been twice since and the food is great once again, not sure what's happened but it has had a dramatic effect, will...More

Thank Paul_Tipton
General Manager A, Manager at The Riftswood, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much for the positive review!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Comberford Road, Tamworth B79 8PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Tamworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1827 62785
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