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The Little Owl

$$ - $$$, British,
Bickenhill Parkway, Solihull B40 1QA, England
+44 121 781 0331
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  • Average18%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bickenhill Parkway, Solihull B40 1QA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently visited this establishment with friends as it was dog friendly. We managed to get a table in what was a very busy place. There was no tables available for eating & I would recommend booking especially at weekends. If you order gun & tonic...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tony W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Shocking is an understatement 🙈we both had roasts , my husband had beef I had the trio , which was a 2 o I had to ask for the pork , it was cold the parsnips looked like burnt crisps and it was tasteless! The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Benjamin N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Met my two brothers and their wives for a pre christmas meal. Have to admit we had lovely food and a lovey afternoon. The young ladies who were waiting on us were really kind and attentive and nothing was too much trouble for them. Will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PaulineP1588
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for an evening meal and ordered scallops and chorizo starter and steak and ale pie. Complete joke, portions were derisory, scallops and chorizo were specks and there were five pieces of steak in dried up gravy in the bottom of the pie dish. Do...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 632georgef
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was most disappointing. I was told to find a table anywhere on arrival, and there were plenty but very few that had been cleared of the debris of previous customers. The order was taken reasonably promptly by an overworked young waitress who seemed to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BangkokLoft
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this pub after spending the day at the NEC. Friendly welcome, full table service, very clean, happy staff, prompt service, good choice menu, good quality tasty food, reasonably priced, curteous and attentive staff. Cosy log fire and seating comfy and not crammed in. Perfection,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DiPChapman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the reviews for this place put us off but we were surprised how busy it was and that a lot of those dining seemed happy with the food. We didn’t have a lot to choose from, it was here or eating at the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Duquesadiner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 2nd Dec pre Frankie Valli concert . Nice place warm with fire clean toilets . But oh my the food . Not good i had gammon which was very thick and tough as an old boot seemed to be made from some sort of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a meal whilst on business. Service was exceptionally slow,both for the main and dessert and the restaurant was far from busy. Food was satisfactory but nothing to write for home about.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gilesf2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here recently for a Taste of Christmas event they were doing. There was a glass a Prosecco on arrival, followed by lots of different little samples of their Christmas food - prawns, paté, turkey pie, Eton mess, and so on. Loads to try!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VickieHiggins
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Claire C
30 November 2018|
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Response from Paul F | Reviewed this property |
Free if eating, don't know if you have to give your reg at bar though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bickenhill Parkway, Solihull B40 1QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull
  • Phone Number: +44 121 781 0331
The Little Owl in Solihull NEC is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar. We are a dog friendly pub and waggy tails are welcome in the bar area and in the beer garden.
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