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the dog and muffler inn

Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“strawberries” (15 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
“apple crumble” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a good place to eat & drink. The young lady at the bar actually knew what a St.Clements was & how to make it. The menu is varied but not huge. 4 of us sat down to very tasty Fish & Chips, Bangers &...More

Thank harburybill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcoming and very homely location. Good food with a home made, wholesome range of options.Well attended and clearly very popular all ages welcome.

Thank Henry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food good but second visit disappointing as menu changes meant favourites had disappeared. Good seating and service is very good.

Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning to write a review for a while now. I visit the “ Dog” regularly. Partly because I live locally but mainly because it is a fantastic pub. More restaurant than pub it serves fantastic keenly priced meals with a extensive menu although I...More

Thank Janbob1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on the 25th January. Really good locating with a good selection of food for dinner. The fireplace in the dining room really made it standout!

Thank MarcoSilva-991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table for family meal,2 were held up by a potential emergency, the staff were so helpful, advised to give the pub number toget hold of me,as phone signal not good, thankful they were able to join us abit later. Food was excellent, great...More

Thank L0uanne
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We visited with friends and were very pleased with what was on offer. We ate a two course Asian style buffet which was plentiful. The service and ambience were very pleasant. Live band entertainment added to the evening’s great value.

Thank Annerees
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We went with a meal with friends and the children. The waitress service was outstanding and the food choices for both adults and children was great and we thank the chef for the lovely food. What I am bitterly disappointed with is a man's attitude...More

Thank KMacAArgyll
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Early Bird 6 o'clock booking for a table of 10. Great food and friendly bar staff. We have been coming to this pub for 4 years. What was a great evening with friends, only to be spoilt by someone having a go at our children...More

Thank thebevans2017
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Visited on a Saturday evening,we were a party of eight.Lovely relaxed atmosphere.Plenty of variety of drinks on offer.The staff were attentive and helpfull.The menu catered for different tastes.4 of us had steaks and they were perfect.The portions were very generous,and cooked to a high standard.We...More

Thank M S
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13 September 2017|
Response from Emma R | Reviewed this property |
Looks to have gone. Perhaps enquiry via their Facebook page?
3 December 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Chicken or Fish Goujons Lasagne Scampi Fish Cakes Bangers and Mash Curry Pasta with cheese or tomato sauce Sausage and Chips Ham, Egg and Chips Many Thanks
28 November 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Hello Yes we have a children's menu. Kind Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Coleford
  • Phone Number: 01594-83-24-44
Near Coleford
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