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1919 Restaurant

Malvern Wells Holywell Road, Malvern Wells WR14 4LG, England
+44 1684 588860
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (3 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Malvern Wells Holywell Road, Malvern Wells WR14 4LG, England
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Inept and uncaring staff and long delays before any kind of service. Not to be recommended The saving grace is the view!More

Thank mcdon533
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thank you for your review and for providing feedback on your stay. We are continuously monitoring and improving standards with the aim of improving service and experience for our guests. Your feedback is hugely valuable to us as it enables us to do this....More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I visited the Cottage in the Woods in Malvern for lunch on Sunday 25 September. Whilst the food was perfectly acceptable, there were other things that were not perfectly acceptable, namely: My husband, who is in his 80s and clearly frail, had...More

Thank Diane P
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hello, Thank you for visiting The Cottage in the Wood and congratulations on your 40th Wedding anniversary! We are very sorry to hear that you were dissatisfied with the service. We have discussed this with the restaurant staff who have promised to show more care...More

Reviewed 25 September 2016

The food at dinner was OK and if the pretensions and prices of the restaurant were lower I would say it was good. Promises fine dining but delivers gastro pub. The breakfast was very good and I would have like to have eaten on the...More

1  Thank Miles192
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hello, Thank you for writing a review and sharing your feedback. I am sorry you felt the food provided did not match the menu presentation. We have discussed this with out chef to improve the quality of the offering. We have also agreed with the...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed in the hotel for 4 nights. We had booked a table in the restaurant for all 4 evenings but after 2 meals we cancelled the bookings. The menu is very limited and on the 2nd evening my main course was burnt and very dry....More

Thank jennyjg18
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. I am sorry you were disappointed with the menu. We have discussed this with out chef and promise to provide more choice in the future. Great to hear that you enjoyed breakfast!...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner here - had read the reviews are were not disappointed. Friendly service and delicious food.More

Thank David011158
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hello, Thank you so much for your review and kind words. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Cottage in the Wood. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Thanks again and hope to see you soon, Julia...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

From the start this promised to be a great evening. The welcome and service was first class. We sat in the comfortable lounge with our G&Ts and the menu. Such a difficult decision as the choices were varied. When we were taken into the dining...More

Thank SheilsDroitwich
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hello, Thank you so much for your review and kind words. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Cottage in the Wood and very much enjoyed reading your description of your meal. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Food not really that good pork chewie..bit all fur coat... Sheets and blankets on the beds...who does that anymore?...Decor a little tired the while place would benifit from a food overhaul. Don't think ide come here again.More

Thank 270,877
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Hello, Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear your stay was not as you had hoped. We will review the menu and food served to ensure the high standards we aim for are continuously met. We are in the process of...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

I have just returned from a pleasant lunch in this well-appointed restaurant high in the Hills above the Severn Valley. The dining room is mercifully quiet for those of us oldsters who need to chat via our hearing aids. Access for our wheel-chair user proved...More

Thank Tschaikov
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Hello, Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal, the service and the setting in the Malvern hills. I am sorry that the facilities are not easily accessible. As part of the refurbishment plan starting early next year...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016

We recently celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary with Sunday lunch for 35 guests at the Cottage in the Wood restaurant. We chose the venue for its lovely position and views, and also the interesting menu and good reviews. The food was delicious, the service attentive...More

Thank 510angelk
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Hi Angela, Thank you for choosing The Cottage in the Wood for your 40th Wedding anniversary - what a special occasion and congratulations :-) ! I am delighted to hear that you and all your guests visiting from near and far enjoyed the experience. We...More

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this place for our 12th anniversary because of the views and good food reviews and were not disappointed. On arrival we were shown to the lounge, asked what drinks we wanted and given menus. We could have sat out on the terrace too....More

Thank AndrewSDuncan
TheCottageTeam, Owner at 1919 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Hello, Thank you for your review and kind words. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your celebratory anniversary meal. Your descriptions of the food are fantastic - thank you for your kind words which I will pass on to all the team. Thank...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malvern Wells Holywell Road, Malvern Wells WR14 4LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Malvern Hills  >  Malvern Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1684 588860
  • This restaurant is at The Cottage in the Wood
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