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The Whittington Arms

Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
+44 1543 432340
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (12 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
“booked a table” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
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1 - 10 of 753 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was average when we came here last month, table of 8. The service was good, staff friendly and food came out in timely manner. Would come back possibly.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have just enjoyed such a lovely anniversary meal at the Whittington arms. The restaurant is spacious with a lovely decor and very helpful and welcoming staff. The food we had was excellent and well presented, and the manager made us most welcome. We went...More

1  Thank Pamela S
Whit-Guest-Care, General Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Pamela Thank you for your wonderful review! It was our pleasure! I look forward to seeing you soon Best Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason this is not a 5 review is because the service was not very good on Saturday but must be honest it’s the first time I’ve had slow service. The food is excellent never had a bad meal the staff are very polite...More

Thank debbiedoris
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Debbiedoris, thank you so much for your high rating! Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If going to a weatherspoons and ordering the Friday fish and chip special and paying a couple of quid for pint and cheap and easy food then don't come to this place. This is not a low cost easy jet style pub. This is a...More

Thank dutchwarrior84
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Whittington Arms! I really enjoyed reading your review! I have posted your comments for the whole team to see Thank you Roy General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, my niece and my mum went to The Whittington Arms for my mums birthday meal, my has recently been poorly and isnt eating alot or going out. The meal was average, my mum having a least three half inch bits of chilli in her...More

Thank lucejh1
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Please feel free to contact me on 01543 432340 to discuss your visit further Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit for ages as before it was very average,pleased to report all was improved,food ,service,all fine.We will return again soon as its a nice bar as well as eating place,well done on improvement.

Thank ian p
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ian P, thank you so much for the positive review! We have strived hard on improving the Whittington Arms and it's brilliant to see it paying off! I look forward to seeing you in the near future Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While as a family we have had enjoyed many good experiences at the Whittington arms, this Sunday was however a very poor roast dinner at 5.30pm and upsetting to both diners due to the on duty staffs little attention to explain why the standards were...More

Thank Lamboshot
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Apologies but I was tied up with another guest and by the time I was free you had left Please contact us at 441543432340 when you have an opportunity,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my mom out for lunch today and spotted this lovely pub on the way to Lichfield. We were so glad we went in. The decor is lovely and the service was very good. Food choice was great and very tasty.

Thank moranclan2016
Whit-Guest-Care, General Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi moranclan2016 Thank you very much for your great review! See you soon Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every month or so with our friends we like to visit somewhere new, this time we chose The Whittington Arms after a recommendation. The setting is lovely, decor beautiful. The staff were very good, relaxed giving us plenty of time to choose form the wide...More

Thank Colin J
Whit-Guest-Care, General Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Colin J Thanks so much for your review and the 4 star rating! See you soon for that dessert Regards Roy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Whittington Arms provided a location for a birthday celebration. It was easily located, good parking facilities. The Restaurant was airy, spacious, well furnished and pleasantly decorated. The choice of food was very good and the quality of the food was excellent The service provided...More

1  Thank martynkennedy109
Whit-Guest-Care, General Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi martynkennedy109 What a great review, thank you! I have passed your comments onto Holly and all of the Team working that day See you soon Regards Roy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Lichfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 432340
  • E-mail
Description
Sensitively restored and brimming with countryside charm, The Whittington Arms offers British pub hospitality. Mixing classic recipes and modern dishes, the menu is dictated by the seasons, with daily-changing specials also on offer. The bar is amply stocked with fine wines and smooth cask ales, and chunky wood furnishings and quirky décor make for a homely, relaxed ambience in the dining room. A menu just for kids offers fun yet nutritious choice for younger diners.
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