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Mckees Brasserie

273 Kenilworth Road | Balsall Common, Balsall Common, Solihull CV7 7EL, England
+44 1676 533004
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“melba toast” (2 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
273 Kenilworth Road | Balsall Common, Balsall Common, Solihull CV7 7EL, England
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11 - 20 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food very well cooked, not overdone just right. Good selection on the menu. Sweets are a delight. You must book as its always full, very worth going to, can't wait to go back.xx

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank 156barbal
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Last Saturday a group of us had a meal at McKees. The meal was superb, we had a complimentary first course, the starter was excellent and the main course was superb, tasty,well presented and served with accompanying vegetables. The dessert was similair, couldn't be faulted....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank gorrd
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We first started using Mckees at Studley then Solihull and finally at Balsall Common where they have just celebrated the 10th anniversary. The menu offers a varied choice - always consistently good. We use the restaurant at least once a month and have spent four...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Glyn H
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Eight of us booked for a Father's Day set menu. Dad's get a free alcoholic drink. Have eaten here for Mother's Day too! Lots of choices for Starters/Mains & Desserts. Excellent quality of food as always & great value! 3 courses for £19. Portion sizes...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank DonnaH507
Haigs, Front Office Manager at Mckees Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for a great review, it's lovely to hear you enjoyed your meal and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were a party of nineteen, celebrating a 90th Birthday! Food was all on time, great taste, enjoyed by all. Staff were very accommodating with regard to anyone who didn't want anything off the usual menu - thanks for that!! Staff were very attentive (nothing...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank krG6881OZ
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A wee spot of lunch with my 89 year old Granny, superbly presented food, with quality produce, served by the most attentive waitress, who nothing was too much trouble for her, Were Looking forward to our next visit in 2 weeks for a private dining...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Danny C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have eaten here a few times before and always been pleased by the monthly menu choice, food quality, service, table settings and overall decent value. Last week was different. My lamb rack comprised three unrelated overcooked stringy chops, my wife's pie that she had...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank AdrianB144
Haigs, General Manager at Mckees Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

It is with regret we hear you didn't enjoy your meal with us. Please be assured it is a small family run business so although the chefs or the front of house staff or supervisors haven't changed we will look into the training of all...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Visited for my mother's 80th birthday. Lunch time and only two other guests dining. Waitress was very friendly. Bread rolls looked cheap, no butter just a pot of oil/balsamic vinegar. Chicken liver pate was not smooth and was served with just two tiny pieces of...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JJEnglandUK
Haigs, General Manager at Mckees Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your lunch with us. We wish we had been aware of some of these points during your lunch as it could have been easily rectified rather than it spoil your celebration We feel we offer value for money...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Had an excellent meal and service. I use mckees fairly regularly and always have a lovely meal but it was the first visit for my guests. They were very impressed with the service and thought the food was excellent. Highly recommend them. Excellent value for...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Teresa C
Haigs, General Manager at Mckees Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review and we hope you and your guests will return for many more meals

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I love love love this restaurant! Whenever we go to the NEC we go here for dinner! It never disappoints - always quick and polite device and the food has always been faultless

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank 1982_Gemma
Haigs, General Manager at Mckees Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you for your complimentary review, it really helps a small family business such as ours. Hopefully see you next time you are at the NEC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273 Kenilworth Road | Balsall Common, Balsall Common, Solihull CV7 7EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Balsall Common
  • Phone Number: +44 1676 533004
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