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The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant

) #63 of 495 Restaurants in Coventry $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Road, Coventry CV7 7NN, England
+44 1676 523798
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Road, Coventry CV7 7NN, England
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1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here for lunch on 18th August. It wasn't busy, ordered two fish finger sandwiches served on ciabatta with fries. Meals arrived 20 to 30 minutes later, chips were warm not hot and fish fingers were warm verging on cold. Got the attention of a...More

Thank Espace61
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went there with my partner. I would be very hard-pressed to rate this as average. The service was slow. And I really mean it when I say slow. The quality of the food, sub-par, maybe close to average, but kinda not there. We had...More

Thank Thanos Z
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is my closest pub / restaurant. I seldom visit as it usually disappoints. Another manager; do they ever stay more than a month. Very few staff and even fewer prepared to serve at the bar. A queue of drinkers was ignored by the manager...More

1  Thank BuellRider_S1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived and after standing for a while being ignored we found a table in the bar. It was not busy.We decided to eat in the bar as we were casually dressed and the restaurant seemed more formal. Perhaps this was our first mistake ....More

Thank spencerCoventry
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

May I firstly apologize for your disappointing experience and thank you for taking the time to write a review and bring this to my attention. I can assure you I have spoken to all the staff in shift that day and put in extra training...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Bull's Head many moons ago following a golf championship, the BBC and some of the players were in the pub, so we knew it must have a good reputation. This time we were staying at The Belfry and decided to visit again...More

Thank Littlemisssunshine11
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your 5* review, all feedback is extremely important but it's still lovely to have a great review, we hope to welcome you back soon and maybe stay in our 13 ensuite bedrooms. Cheryl Thomas Deputy Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit the restaurant with my partner for lunch. The staff weren't polite, the food was not even adequate and last but not least, I found a sticker on my dessert. When my partner call the waitress and show it to her, she said she...More

Thank tatiana o
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place for a dinner. Great laid back atmosphere. Traditional menu , good food even if there is a lack of finesse in presentation. Nice staff and service.

Thank AlmhultGrodan
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Cheryl Thomas Deputy Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I have eaten Sunday lunch in hundreds of places including Michelin starred restaurants but I must say , the roast here is heavenly. Cooked to perfection and the gravy was just divine. After having a couple of glasses of Malbec with my beef, it...More

Thank Deborah M
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful 5* review and we hope to see you very soon. Cheryl Thomas Deputy Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met for drinks here with friends of ours. Is a nice old pub with a decent fire and bar to chill out in. Food was really average and the staff are unattentive really. The manager looked harrassed but did his best to accommodate us but...More

Thank marystevens20172017
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and please accept my sincere apologies for the poor experience. We do strive to give the best service and we hope that you will give us another go soon. Cheryl Thomas Deputy Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointing reception on arrival, at 530to be told our table for 7wasnt ready, there was no organisation for ordering drinks. We eventually got our table 20 minutes late. The food was only average 3 of the party had their meals mixed up and incorrectly cooked.More

Thank alanholt59
General Manager A, Manager at The Bulls Head Innkeeper's Lodge Meriden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Alan, may I offer you my sincerest apologies for your recent visit. I have spoken to the team who were on shift at the time and they are all aware of the standards to which we comply to and going forward will always be...More

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Mary B
13 July 2017|
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Response from t755 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure! Best to ring before you go.
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AndyLancelot01
7 April 2017|
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Response from TashNCBC | Reviewed this property |
A taxi would be no more than £15 to the airport
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Paul D
2 January 2015|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
I'm neither Paul nor Karen so I'm a little bemused as to why I'm being asked this question! If the question is being asked by the Bull's Head, I would cite this as a perfect example of their attention to detail... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Coventry CV7 7NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 1676 523798
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