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The Plough Harborne

21 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NT, England
+44 121 427 3678
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (85 reviews)
“pizza” (217 reviews)
“sunday roast” (30 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NT, England
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841 - 850 of 930 reviews

Reviewed August 6, 2013

Have eaten at different times of the day and every time had good reasonably priced food, staff are helpful and professional but friendly. Recommend The Plough to anyone who wants good food, great atmosphere in really nice surroundings.

Thank Lynne2908
Reviewed August 3, 2013

Yes it's a busy pub but that is because it is really lovely place to eat. The staff are great and it always feels welcoming. We went for a late lunch and as usual it was busy but we got a seat and ordered a...More

Thank nikandteresa
Reviewed August 3, 2013

Adam and the staff at the Plough are excellent. The pub was recently extended and lost a lot of its atmosphere. The current menu is very limited. They have removed steaks and most meat dishes. There are only 5 deserts. If you want pizza or...More

Thank Marcel F
Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

Had lunch yesterday with my friend for the first time in the plough, the pub itself is gorgeous with outdoor seating. On ordering food at the bar we were met with a staff member who was quite rude with both me & my friend, not...More

Thank star7474
Reviewed July 21, 2013

I'm sad to say the quality of the food has dropped recently in the plough, it still is my favourite pub, but I have to say I'm not impressed with all of the changes. They have extended the restaurant seating and the beer garden, giving...More

Thank Ross R
Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

I really do love the plough. The bar staff are friendly, the food is well presented if a little pricey, an the fact that your hot chocolate comes with an Oreo is the icing on the cake. I love the sharing table at breakfast time....More

Thank elliotdunn
Reviewed July 12, 2013

I have eaten in the plough many times over the last few years and have always found the staff really friendly and helpful, always happy to accommodate children, whether its by helping lift the pram in, or providing high chairs, or extra plates so we...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed July 12, 2013

We visited at the weekend after a shopping trip in town. Place was recommended by friends. Kids had burgers and we had pizza - food was delish, service was prompt and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. My other half said it was the...More

Thank ProfessorDGP
Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

I can only describe this operation as the yellow jersey (Tour de France) of the cool pub scene, the leader of the peloton / leader in great ideas!!! Passionately operated through a dedicated proprietor and delivered through enthusiastic and bright staff. Fab. food too! Make...More

Thank TheBoss173
Reviewed July 11, 2013

First visit to the plough this weekend. Great place, can't believe I've never been here before, great food, coffee and very friendly staff. The garden is a breath of fresh air and the attention to detail is spot on. The menu is not massive and...More

Thank Piasek82
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I've never seen any dogs in there to be honest. Doubt it but contact the pub directly worth checking out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 High Street | Harborne, Birmingham B17 9NT, England (Formerly The Plough)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 427 3678
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We are a hip neighbourhood gem located on the Harborne High Street and a shining star on the local dining scene. Famous for our down-to-earth gastro menu and edgy decor, The Plough in Harborne has a villagey vibe right in the centre of Birmingham and the crowd is a mix of professionals, music-lovers, ale enthusiasts and young families. Filled with quirky details, we are renowned for our homemade stone-baked pizzas, silky flat whites, and our garden is an ideal spot for lazy Sundays in the sun. Our menu includes crowd favourites such as our fantastic burgers, tasty Cuban sandwiches and daily specials.
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