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The Bull's Head Brinklow

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9 Coventry Road | Brinklow, Brinklow, Rugby CV23 0NE, England
+44 1788 832355
Sun 11:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Called in today after two other pubs were full, we'd never been before but will most definately be back. I had roast beef dinner my wife gammon, egg and chips and we both said how good the food and service was. The pub was busy with a big family table in too but service was quick and all staff happy... More 

Thank micbags
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival we thought what a lovely cosy pub but soon disappointed when food arrived. Sons lasagne was dry, he barely touched it. My chilli con carne had no seasoning or flavour. Both the chilli and rice very bland, not a hint of spice or even basic seasoning. The grilled platter was the same, large amount but dry and bland.... More 

Thank fem240964
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a brisk dog walk at Coombe Abbey we headed over to The Bull's Head for Sunday lunch - luckily dogs welcome! Food was good - we got 2 platters to share for starter and it they were more than plentiful and very tasty - mains were roasts, shank and a burger - all received praise! Menu did not have... More 

Thank dubvine
Lutterworth, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, impressed with the staff and the food. Layout is old pub open plan which makes it family-friendly rather than intimate dining. Menu is quite wide, with plenty of favourites like liver and onion, faggots, lasagne. Also looks like it caters well for children. Only negative is that the actual menu is sheets on a clipboard which were... More 

Thank nicmx5
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Service was excellent, food superb, between the 9 of us we had 6 different starters 5 different mains and 3 puddings and not a single complaint, and my in laws are fussy. Granny and Grandad will be going here again and again. Can't recommend it enough

1 Thank Mark L
Coventry, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We've been here many times but unfortunately today's visit was disappointing. Ridiculously small children's meals, no veg for child's roast dinner, had to have some of ours and given half a burnt Yorkshire pudding! Staff did replace this but not sure how they thought it was acceptable in the first place!! No lamb or fudge cake available! Adult meals were... More 

1 Thank kelly1611
Rugby, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for a cosy meal out or get together with friends, good choice of menu something to suit everyone's tastes. Easy to get to and to park. Good service, food lovely and hot.

1 Thank Lynda P
Rugby, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This was a pre Christmas family meal and it was underwhelming. It was early evening and the pub was quiet. The food was disappointing. The chicken tikka masala was clearly a pre grilled chicken breast that was served whole with a covering sauce. There was no attempt to cut the chicken and cook it in the sauce. The naan bread... More 

Thank Gordon B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I have had several fantastic roast dinners at the Bulls Head over the past few months. As always, a very generous portion size with lots of meat on the plate accompanied by all the trimmings. I chose gammon this time. Crisp veg and cauliflower cheese were delivered in side dishes to the table. The staff were pleasant and helpful. They... More 

1 Thank Charlie S
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Called in for their lunch deal during the week. Quite a good choice but we both chose the battered cod. The tempora batter was ideal and the fish was meaty and of good size. A couple of drinks- between us- and very satisfied. Will be back to try more of the menu.

Thank holsgaloreMidlands

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 19
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Coventry Road | Brinklow, Brinklow, Rugby CV23 0NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Rugby  >  Brinklow
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 832355

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?