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Blacksmiths Arms

) #5 of 11 Restaurants in Alton $$ - $$$ , British,
Tythe Barn, Alton ST10 4AZ, England
+44 1538 702213
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“cannelloni” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tythe Barn, Alton ST10 4AZ, England
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went here on our last night in Alton. The food was good, well presented and plenty of it. I had the cannelloni which can with chips, salad and corn on the cob. All of it was tasty. The sundae I had was good and was...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We went here for dinner for my partners birthday after reading the good reviews on here and have to say we thoroughly enjoyed the food! It doesn't look like much from the outside but don't let that put you off. The food is excellent and...More

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Slow staff, couldn't really be bothered with customers. Slow service. No checking if the food was ok, which it was, just barely OK.

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We popped in here for a dinner with our two small children whilst staying at the Alton Towers Hotel ( who could not accommodate us in any of their restaurants). The welcome was very warm and friendly, we felt completely comfortable with our toddler and...More

Thank cembs5
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I visited last night for some dinner after a long (cold) day at Alton Towers. We drove around looking for somewhere and only happened upon this place by chance. So glad that we did. The lady who greeted us (I assume the...More

Thank Owain P
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This pub/restaurant was perfect after a day in Alton Towers! The atmosphere was friendly and the food was excellent. The meat pie was amazing!

Thank Robin P
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

As the closest pub to where we were staying, we thought we would go to the Blacksmiths Arms, and a good move it turned out to be. A very friendly welcome and a good selection of beers made for an enjoyable evening. As we read...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Fantastic food, we visited Easter Saturday. Very surprised to see it wasn't busy at all. The food was excellent. Couldn't fault one dish. I had the Stilton & Beetroot Salad. Others had Fish & Chips either large or small plate, Canelloni, Cheese burger, the chips...More

Thank sjd1008
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited when staying at Lower Micklin farm just down the road. The staff were very welcoming and friendly, particularly with our children. It has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and children are well catered for, particularly with the make your own pizza...More

Thank claireybee1
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Me and partner was looking around the area for a restaurant and stumbled across this one. The place was lovely inside, very relaxed. I ordered chicken liver pate for starters and cannelloni for mains. Other than the chef forgetting the redcurrant jelly for my starter,...More

Thank sophie w
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Jess C
13 April 2015|
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Response from dennis p | Property representative |
Yes we do, just call us on 01538 702213 We look forward to hearing from you soon! Many thanks Jade
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tythe Barn, Alton ST10 4AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 702213
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