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The Earl of Mercia

18 High Street, Coventry CV1 5RE, England
+44 24 7643 3990
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Worst 'Spoons ever!!

There are many critics of Wetherspoons - I have visited many excellent venues, such as Worcester... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Michael R
,
Cannock, United Kingdom
Average for a drink

It was OK, nothing amazing, pleasant, had a drink there, fairly standard fare with drinks, the... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Go_Travel_Fun_12
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
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13 May 2018
“Worst 'Spoons ever!!”
5 Feb 2017
“Average for a drink”
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18 High Street, Coventry CV1 5RE, England
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

There are many critics of Wetherspoons - I have visited many excellent venues, such as Worcester, Bournemouth, Rugeley, Uttoxeter, Stafford, Batley. This is by some distance the worst I have ever seen. The furniture is filthy, ripped and torn, with stains on every seat I...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2017

It was OK, nothing amazing, pleasant, had a drink there, fairly standard fare with drinks, the staff / service was just about OK could be better, right in the centre of Coventry, two levels, food is served there also, but this trip was just for...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We passed through on a night out and really couldn't knock the place. Good drink. Great atmosphere. Job done.

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

Chose this place as convenient after visiting the cathedral, plus they had a varied menu posted. Good crowd seated outdoors indicated that they must be doing something right. Found a nice table up in the balcony/galllery, and ordered from a helpful and courteous bartender. Went...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

Disappointed yet again! Came in on a Thursday afternoon (curry day),only to find out that they had run out of the chosen one! My son ordered a chicken /rib combo. Chicken was stone cold. They only offered to heat up. Very poor service indeed. This...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

After visiting for a meal and a pint with a few family and friends I put a glass down on a table and it shattered in his hand which left him a tiny cut After telling the bar staff and asking for another drink the...More

Thank Ben H
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Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

I'm sure Wetherspoons once prided themselves on toilets! The gents here are a disgrace.....one has been out of order months....and another had broken toilet roll holder....therefore, have to get of a urine lined floor....disgrace!

Thank Neil C
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Reviewed August 7, 2015

We discovered this haven as refugees from the "Flying Standard" and felt that we had truly landed on our feet. Great food and service, apologies for our disappointment at their sister pub (T.F.Std.), a tranquil vista across the grassy square and at the floodlit baroque...More

Thank Epicureanist
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Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

Whenever I visit the great city of Coventry I always come here because I know I will get a good meal and a decent pint. Popped in here today for a quick pint and a meal and wasn't disappointed. Excellent service. Bar man called me...More

Thank roland s
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Reviewed July 17, 2015

We popped in for a pint on the way home after a weekend in Coventry. Quaint old pub. Clean. Good choice of course of lagers and cider. Having struggled to find any decent draught lager or cider in Coventry other than at Wetherspoon's, we actively...More

Thank Vivien B
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