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“Honestly... it was not good, poor service, poor quality food.” 1 of 5 bubbles
Review of Robin Hood - CLOSED

Robin Hood
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Staffordshire
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Honestly... it was not good, poor service, poor quality food.”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2014

I was really looking forward to our first visit, unfortunately it will be our last. The menu looks inviting, the location and gallery pictures look inviting, unfortunately its not as good as some of these reviews will have you believe.
The pub was quite busy with a large table that was full of screaming kids, however this was no fault of the pub management and i would not hold them responsible for badly behaved children and parents alike.
The food was very bland and in fact not cooked as requested, the steak which was a reasonable price was lacking in taste, in fact it could have been a cheap steak from any supermarket and certainly it wasn't a 28 day hung as described. The swordfish that my wife ordered was neither tasty or cooked, its ok to eat raw fish but at least advise the customer if its going to arrive pink and uncooked.
The service was poor overall and hence no tip being left, i also had to ask for the bill 4 times and it was only when i advised the waitress that i was leaving without paying if it was not forthcoming immediately.
You may think my review is harsh, but the bill was over £100 and i can honestly say it was not worth any more than £60-£70 at best.
Feel free to go, but i can assure you, that you will be disappointed.
I will not be recommending it to any friends or any of the supper clubs... simply dreadful.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank cifulikeit
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London
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014 via mobile

Just got back from another wonderful experience at the Robin Hood. Great staff, superb food and lovely atmosphere. It's the first time we've been on a Sunday, roast dinners perfect. I asked for a Yorkshire and a pig in blanket with my pork! Not a problem. It really is a great place and good value for money. In my opinion it deserves the number one position on the board.

Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Frantic1975
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Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Superb”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

Called in there for light lunch, theres no such thing in this place just huge helpings. Good food, great staff, excellent premises. This is a place I will definately call in again, highly recommended

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Thank sapin1
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Staffordshire
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Anniversary meal”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

Nothing's to much trouble for Ashley at the Robin Hood, always been very helpful and accommodating and of course the foods perfect. Good menu choice, also has accommodation if required.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Mark H
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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Early Mother's Day meal”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Very tasty lunch; outstanding value; attentive waitress; quiet atmosphere. Have been before, and would certainly go again.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Mike H
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