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Sunday lunch

We visited the Hamstead for the first time in a number of years on Sunday. We had Sunday lunch... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great for summer evening

Very pleasant outdoor area. Worth a visit for a drink and a chat after our walk in nearby Redhouse... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
via mobile
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“family meal”(3 reviews)
“worth a visit”(3 reviews)
89 Green Lane, Great Barr B43 5LG, England
+44 121 358 6720
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We recently booked The Hamstead Pub for my sister in law's wake. I must say, we were very happy with everything. The food was well presented and plentiful. We were allowed our own section of the pub so that we could all be together. Steve,...More

1  Thank twothirty230
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Been twice in as many months, first time mixed grill, all meat was tough, today had a huge burger Eating it my mouth set on fire, i asked the bar staff why and they said Naga sauce (which was not mentioned in the menu). When...More

3  Thank Dan H
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited the Hampstead pub with my partner and young child The bar staff was brilliant and couldn’t complain about the drinks We ordered 2 Sunday roasts Chicken and beef dinners They came out very promptly due to the fact I think these were put...More

Thank Global47644776572
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Great food, good selection of beers and wine, always a warm welcome friendly, comfortable atmosphere super lounge. Large car park

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We visited the Hamstead for the first time in a number of years on Sunday. We had Sunday lunch which was ok and as you would expect for a Sunday lunch in a pub. The food needs to be slghtly hotter and needed thicker gravy...More

Thank Rexys
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant outdoor area. Worth a visit for a drink and a chat after our walk in nearby Redhouse park. We didn't eat on this occasion but the food is very good.

Thank Joycebabe
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Food and service excellent .Our friends from Plymouth were so impressed we went twice in a week.Staff helpful and friendly

1  Thank landerann505
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We needed somewhere to stop off to have a bite to eat and decided to come here. Food was very good. Not to expensive. The younger lady behind the bar was especially great with my little boy. We will be back when we can.

Thank Jesshs18
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Went to the Hamstead for the first time, really impressed good choice of ales, and the staff were very friendly. nice setting, would recommend this place.

Thank rolls512403
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Hidden gem just off the old Walsall Road. Came here with my brother's family including 2 teenagers with good appetites. The £5.99 meal and a drink deal was excellent value. The Cumberland sausages and mash were delicious and the boys enjoyed their fish & chips....More

Thank Jayne E
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Live just round the corner from The Hamstead, used to go about 8 years ago, it badly needed a revamp and new menu. As it’s the nearest Pub to us and had heard it had had a refit. Asked god husband to give it ago....More

Thank jacquie c
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Members of our family went to the Hamstead for a Saturday lunch after a walk in Sandwell Valley Park. Although I originally booked 12 then increased to 18 we turned up with. With a few table adjustments Steve and the team, especially Keith, did a...More

1  Thank KEITH M
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4 October 2018|
Response from Joycebabe | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. It's a typical gasrro pub