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Samuel Barlow Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
+44 1827 898175
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right next to the marina this large friendly pub has loads of outside seating. Good choice of soft drinks and plenty of interest in the marina if you are sitting outside.

Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing this place on bank holiday and had decided to stop for a drink. When we arrived there was a boat festival and we thought great, this will be very nice to view the lovely traditional boats. As we pulled alongside the building...More

Thank sargeantj1975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a Gem!!.. My love of working boats and the canal drew me to visit this astounding little pub at Alvecote Marina on the August bank holiday, and boy were we in for a treat! Not only was it a great afternoon of fun and...More

1  Thank Clive S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Had a lovely meal there Saturday night stake first class friends pie was the best he ever had, belly pork cooked brilliant, could not fault it will be going back

Thank Sanroge
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We had the roast beef dinner, plenty of vegetables and very tender beef. All well cooked and very tasty.

Thank AFH-Wales
Reviewed 7 July 2017

After reading rave reviews on TA, 4 of us on 2 canal boats decided to visit for a start of holiday dinner treat. We arrived at half 6 on a Saturday and found most tables reserved. The hostess agreed reluctantly to let us have a...More

Thank travelcrazy727
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Nice pub with a lot of potential, great spot for a Drink and sit on the canal staff are nice and place is clean and relaxing. JUST DONT ORDER ANY FOOD... food is overpriced and dreadful. My wife had a burger that was like cardboard,...More

Thank Talbo1
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I live in Polesworth and decided to go for a nice walk along the canal, we had every intention of going for a pint and a gin along with a meal at Samual Barlows, as I had heard such a lot of good things about...More

1  Thank LeeC602
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Have visited many times over many years but each time seems to get a little worse. Tonight we order Doom Bar... sorry ran out, okay Guinness... ran out of that too! Settled for a Speckled Hen and vodka and coke but both were flat! Sat...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Had some nice dinners in there. Because its a small place the alcoholic down and outs that hang out in there stick out like a saw thumb on saturday nights theres always one with a red jumper named alan with a map of africa on...More

Thank adam b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Tamworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1827 898175
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