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Samuel Barlow Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
+44 1827 898175
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (14 reviews)
“pie” (5 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited at August Bank Holiday when they were really busy but they were serving beautifully cooked food in good time and serving it with a smile.

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We managed, just, to moor outside. Staff friendly. This is a down to earth venue. The steak and trimmings was very well cooked. Sadly the lamb rump was a tad tough and not sure that puréed parsnips and potatoes is the best things to out...More

Thank MimiA165
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We were passing on our boat and saw this place. A gentleman who turned out to be the owner made eye contact and after a bit of banter invited us in as it was Curry night. Well, I am delighted that he did. What a...More

Thank richardt9499
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Tried the veggie lasagne for the first time and it was lovely. Most of the group had a traditional sunday roast which were good sized portions and good value for money

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I went here with my son. Very friendly and helpful staff. I had the meatloaf and my son had the man size steak. Both meals were excellent and cooked to perfection. The location is good with ample parking and outside seating. All in all a...More

Thank dotty11
Reviewed 30 January 2018

So here we go my son visited this restaurant and said it was nice home cooked food better than a Toby Carvery... So Sunday we go for Sunday lunch for his 18th a table of 8. Yes I knew the establishment was small but my...More

3  Thank jensen5
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Last time i said never again but i live locally and this place is just a short walk down the canal so is convenient. It infuriates me that there is so much potential here that is just being wasted. We went for drinks, drinks were...More

2  Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Stopped at Alvecote where we used to have a mooring some years ago.Had booked a table which proved wise. Only one ale, doombar, which was well kept and not too cold. Food was good, pub style and reasonably priced. Arrived quickly and was well cooked....More

Thank johnfpedley
Reviewed 15 September 2017 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 12 September 2017

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

1  Thank sargeantj1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, 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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