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The Moody Cow

$$ - $$$, British,
Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
+44 1989 780470
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous evening meal at this beautiful place. The team were very friendly and welcoming. Food was awesome (best ribs I've ever tasted). Cannot recommend enough.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We met with friends for a birthday meal, having travelled from deepest South Staffs! Hospitality and service was welcoming and efficient. We all had main course and dessert and coffee - everyone said how much they enjoyed the food . definitely recommend the duo of...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely pub, clean and tidy with just the right atmosphere. We sat at the top by the bar, was nice, warm and cosy. Owners VERY friendly, especially the gentleman who explained the menu to us, really very informative and welcoming. Food DELICIOUS! Our party of...More

Thank LauraW91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

delicious food,wonderful atmosphere, warm welcome , great staff, good loos ... I think that says it all !!

Thank Nicola503797
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for Sunday lunch while visiting a relative locally. Lovely country pub in a good location which focuses on providing high quality locally sourced food. There is a good sized car park and access is relatively easy though not sure how easy it would...More

Thank PrinceKeldar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent resturant. Not over crowded. Lovely meal selection, the landlord guiding us through the menu. Food was excellent. There were 8 of us most had 2 course some had 3. The food arrived hot with seperate vegetables. Everyone had something different and all enjoyed there...More

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked this before the beast from the east brought snow to the UK. Despite the fact others cancelled the owner advised they would be open. Were so glad we ventured out in the cold the venue is great the staff friendly and the...More

Thank FinsFamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third visit this year, home made pies are to die for. Warm and inviting atmosphere, best restaurant in the area.

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good find! We visited this establishment last Saturday with friends and had one of the best meals we have had in a while. I had a starter of chicken marinated in buttermilk, which was soft and delicious, followed by a duo of lamb, the...More

Thank nick_nadine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were 2 friends meeting after 30 years and chose the Moody Cow initially because it was in the middle of our 2 locations. Easy to find for us as no more than 5 minutes from the M50 and plenty of parking. The owners want...More

Thank AnnieM452
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James S
30 April 2017|
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Response from niki m | Reviewed this property |
We were one of the last tables and it was about 8.30 pm. if that's any help.
23 August 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Property representative |
We welcome dogs in the bar, and of course outside if the weather is fine, we have fresh water and treats too, but do let us know if you are coming so that we can reserve a suitable table for you
Lindsay M
2 July 2016|
Response from beejash | Reviewed this property |
A great tradition, and done well, one of my favourite meals... a late and long Sunday lunch! I've not had the pleasure of sampling Subday lunch at the Moody Cow, but given the quality of their food (and service), I'm sure... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Upton Bishop
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 780470
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Country Pub and Dining specialising in authentic, home made food using local, fresh produce as much as possible. Located in a delightful village setting just mintutes from junction 4 of the M50. Children, dogs and muddy boots are welcome as long as they are accompanied by well behaved adults!
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