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Plum Pudding

Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
+44 1543 490330
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“tagliatelle” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
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British, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here quite by chance yesterday. We've been narrowboaters for many years and have seen this restaurant go through mixed times. Decided to take a chance and stick to the £11.95 two course set menu. We couldn't have been more delighted!! My husband chose the...More

Thank TravellersJoy89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its without doubt the best meal I have eaten in a very long time. The food was beautifully cooked and all 4 of us left nothing on our plates. I had beautifully cooked chicken with a separate pot of creamy garlic sauce, beautifully cooked sautéed...More

Thank Tixall2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the The Plum Pudding purely on a whim. Always wondered what it was like as the setting looks great next to the canal. I thought it was a traditional pub that served your run of the mill English food menu, however, was very pleased...More

Thank Roderick C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for Sunday lunch with friends for the first time. Nice seating by the canal outside but unfortunately it was raining. Met for a drink in the bar area first and were given time to enjoy a conversation. There was a Sunday roast option, Specials...More

Thank Bibibear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this restaurant by chance ,as my regular Italian restaurant let me down.This was for my wedding anniversary . Seen some good reviews on TA,so we thought we would give it a go. From the outside,it just looks like a quaint pub on the canal,but...More

Thank Nelly220
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First class meal and excellent service by Agagata. If you are in the area check this place out you won't be disappointed

Thank Stuartco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was curious to try out the food. I knew this was a canal-side pub and would be lovely for a drink outside but the idea of authentic Italian cuisine in such a place seemed interesting and rather different. It was quiet inside and the...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

lovely welcome from the owner Guiseppe and his staff who were all very friendly. Three of us ordered calamari from the menu but were told after that they didn't have any. Food was average with the highlight being the tiramisu which was delicious. Throughout the...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Last night was our third (poss 4th) visit to the Plum Pudding, so although not regulars, but passing canal travellers, we make an effort to stop here when on the Trent & Mersey canal. I have to admit that Italian cuisine is not normally my...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Great meal once again. Fabulous staff who made us feel so welcome! Always wonderful food. Giuseppe is great entertainment.

Thank rebecca m
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Mary C
29 April 2017|
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Response from Crashgreen | Reviewed this property |
They do have a children's menu which is pretty good although our granddaughter is 12 and eats an adult portion now.
Jayne C
1 April 2017|
Response from Eureka06 | Property representative |
Because our food is home-made over 90% of our dishes are gluten free. Crostini and Calamari are not gluten free options, however, we can serve the Soup and Mussels without a bread roll. On our set menu we can serve Our pasta... More
Sue P
27 March 2017|
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Response from Eureka06 | Property representative |
We are situated between bridge 61 and bridge 62 on the Trent Mersey Canal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Armitage
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 490330
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We are a family run bar/restaurant serving freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine located along the Trent Mersey canal, where you can dine 'al fresco' weather permitting. We have a set menu available Monday to Thursday, a main menu available all day every day plus a tapas menu served between June and September then a seasonal lunch menu replaces the tapas menu during the cooler months of the year. We also serve traditional Sunday roasts plus we have a live vocalist every Friday evening from 8pm. We cater for all occasions and dietary requirements. We have a large car park plus disabled access and facilities.
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