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the dog and muffler inn

) #8 of 33 Restaurants in Coleford $$ - $$$ , British,
berry hill | joyford, Coleford, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
berry hill | joyford, Coleford, England
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Reviews (263)
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1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked table for four with old friends knowing that evenings would be complemented with good food and friendly helpful staff as always

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had some friends down from Essex and we had heard good reviews about this restaurant. We did not book so when we arrived we firstly were kept waiting to be served. Then when we asked if they had a table for 4 was asked...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

as walk-in's we weren't expecting to be served, however pleasantly surprised by the welcome and the service. Then we get to the food which was incredible, served within a very good time and have I mentioned that the food was incredible.

Thank Shazae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wouldn't have found this pub/restaurant by chance, it came on a recommendation as it is tucked away in the outskirts of the village. We booked a table for 2 adults and 2 teenagers. Food was excellent, a plentiful plate of delicious pub grub with...More

Thank forsn0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked to eat here with 29 friends. Pub recommended by forest holidays as somewhere that is walkable from the sight. Booking delay with ease and all seated and fed with efficiency. Food arrived hot. Difficult task when serving for masses. All seated together in the...More

Thank jacquitravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great location with a fantastic beer garden. Very welcoming staff until..... We ordered our drinks and asked for a table for two, not previously booked but found us a table. We ordered our meals, soup to start, which arrived and was very tasty....More

Thank Diddles14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit. Good selection on menu. Extremely efficient service from a friendly staff. Wheelchair access is available and dogs are welcome. Recommended for a try and we will be returning.

Thank RAM14146
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

a very busy pub . advise anyone going there in the evening or sunday lunch to book in advance . tucked away in the countryside .very good food and nice staff well worth a visit

Thank phillipwillis
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for a friends wedding this weekend and enjoyed having this as our afternoon reception venue. Lunch was especially good. Service a little slow, but friendly team providing all you needed. Nice cosy rooms. Lots of character.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting had lunch outside in the beer garden. Lady at the bar was lovely. Cheerful chatty and helpful Food was ok and reasonably priced. Very peaceful place worth a visit

Thank Julie P
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
what is on the kids menu
2 December 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Chicken or Fish Goujons Lasagne Scampi Fish Cakes Bangers and Mash Curry Pasta with cheese or tomato sauce Sausage and Chips Ham, Egg and Chips Many Thanks
do they do kids menus
27 November 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Hello Yes we have a children's menu. Kind Regards
Is this pub dog friendly?
11 September 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Yes we welcome furry friends with open paws 🐶
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: berry hill | joyford, Coleford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Coleford
  • Phone Number: 01594-83-24-44
  • E-mail
near coleford
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