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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 5 days ago

We were in the area, The Moody Cow popped up as being nearby, Checked it out on Tripadviser, as you do, so off we went. Well worth the detour. Very welcoming and friendly staff, lovely food. Just wish we lived closer! We will back for...More

Thank Laney1362keeva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here today. The staff were very welcoming and friendly even when we found out that our friends were going to be 45 minutes late! I had the mussels, duo of roast pork and sundae and it was delicious. We will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely Sunday lunch, very good portions and very tasty. Staff were all very nice and friendly the bread and butter pud was lovely.

Thank Alan142016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fab evening with friends to celebrate my Wife's birthday. Recently moved to the area and had heard great things about the place, wow we weren't disappointed. From the greeting as we arrived to the candle on her dessert with song the staff were so...More

Thank pgc150
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by friends, this was the perfect location to celebrate my parent’s 60th wedding anniversary. The welcome was special, the staff were attentive and very friendly and the food was amazing. There was a great choice on the menu with all of the allergens explained...More

Thank AlanKitto
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove up from Southampton to meet the family for lunch and I have to say we were not disappointed. So many times we have meet-ups and have been let down but on this particular occasion we were delighted with our Saturday lunch! A lovely...More

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been staying in the forest of dean area and the moody cow was one of the places to eat that had been recommended in the visitors book at the place we were staying. We loved everything about the moody cow from the warm welcome...More

Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always the food at the Moody Cow is terrific. The staff welcoming and knowledgeable. It is always a lovely experience

Thank D M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This wasn't our first visit and it didn't disappoint. The food was perfect, and the service was friendly and personal. Chris and his team are passionate about the business and it shows. The wine glass was particularly delightful!

Thank cawheeler1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family get together today for Sunday lunch and we’d probably traveled a collective 250+ miles from Wales and England to get here...the staff, service and food were all worth it! A warm welcome for 6 humans and our dog was offered, the place...More

Thank Sue C
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Questions & Answers
Ray T
1 October 2017|
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Response from chrisA4888WS | Property representative |
Hello Ray, thank you so much for your kind remarks. We all look forward to welcoming you, your friends and family. Kindest regards, Chris
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 37
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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