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The Strawberry Bank

$$ - $$$British, ,
72 Main Road, Meriden, Solihull, England
+44 1676 522117
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“tartare” (3 reviews)
“pork belly” (3 reviews)
“custard” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72 Main Road, Meriden, Solihull, England
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a table for eight people on Boxing Day and were seated in the conservatory. We thought it seemed a little cold when we arrived but expected it to warm up as time went by. Wrong! The longer we were there the colder it got...More

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was excellent that's where the positive review stops. £65 per adult £45 per child, the starters were bland and tasteless the terrine was like rubber with no child friendly starters. Christmas main mediocre as was the desert not worth £15 ahead and will...More

Thank l1970ea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and helpful staff. Good value for the food especially as it was so good! Came here for staff xmas meal, plenty of staff even on a lunchtime and all were great. Food was of very high quality.

Thank VeloRiderSam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Regularly visit bar for drinks but find it irritating in the dinning area that music - through ‘tinny’ speaks is so loud- that you can hardly hear each other speak - when asked to turn down the staff do for a few minutes then volume...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting and very nice staff but felt the roast was average at best. Sounded great on paper but roasts we had that day seemed mediocre. Maybe it was just bad luck that day for whatever reason but a few things weren't amazing, including the...More

Thank jphillimore
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

First visit for a Birthday tea with mum. Food didn’t disappoint, we ordered crispy pork belly and the venison pie, both came well presented, hot and tasty. Good value for money.

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I ate here with my family. I was pleasantly surprised with the high standard of cuisine. It was previously a Spanish orientated restaurant with very good food. The is a friendly bar with a good selection of ales. The restaurant is well laid out and...More

Thank AlanMacEvoy
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Stayed in the neighbouring hotel and wanted a light supper. Nothing on the menu, so ended up having 2 starters. I thought £7 for 4 prawns on 2 slices of garlic bread with a bit of salad was overpriced. Prawns were pretty small, see photo....More

1  Thank KatieinMatlock
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Ate in the restaurant while staying over the weekend, food was well cooked, well presented and delicious, the staff were friendly, efficient and attentive and the dining room was clean and tidy. we were a large group and all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. great work...More

Thank alfox
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Food is average, Pigs in blanket very salty and sausages tasted like a very standard supermarket brand.I wont be returning

1  Thank ram29
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Charles K
11 February 2015|
Response from romancer53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is heating in the rooms but it would be too cold to sit outside during March. They don't have sunbeds.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Main Road, Meriden, Solihull, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Meriden
  • Phone Number: +44 1676 522117
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The Strawberry Bank is a modern styled drinking and eating destination in Meriden, Solihull. With our stunning surroundings, relaxed decor and friendly team, we invite you to enjoy the newly refurbished interior with a leisurely drink from our extensive selection in the pub or dine from our range of classic meals in the Restaurant. We also boast an exclusive function room that can be tailored for Weddings, Conferences and other Events to suit your individual needs as well as, 55 bedrooms in The Strawberry Bank Hotel. So whether you are looking for somewhere to enjoy drinks with friends, somewhere to celebrate that special occasion or simply want to be cooked for, come and visit The Strawberry Bank.
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