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Plum Pudding

Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
+44 1543 490330
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
British, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I hadn’t been here since it had changed to an Italian, I was very impressed indeed! My partner in gluten intolerant and the waitress went through the dishes he could eat. They had gluten free pasta and bread, and all of the sauces were gluten...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ruth2908
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great service and even better food!!!! Will be coming again!!! Shame it was so quite A place to must place to visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Found this purely by accident and what a find. Took the chef's advice and went for the specials menu and did not regret it. Wow

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Donnelly_family
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten in many Italian restaurants and the food cooked at the plum pudding is some of the best Italian food I have eaten. Will definitely be back.Giuseppe knows how to cook .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Venture810095
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit and we’ll be coming back. The chef came out to talk to us and recommended the house specials and he wasn’t wrong. Very tasty, hot, home cooked food and loved the fact it was a recipe his Mamma taught him. Great location with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wenda2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend this place, fresh, home cooked food of good quality!..We went for christmas day and didn't disappoint, Duck was particuarly excellent!! Didn't feel rushed in between courses either! My third visit this year, will definately be returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Claire R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time I have eaten here and it was amazing.. The food is homemade and cooked fresh to order, you may wait a little longer than normal for it but it’s definitely worth it.. We had a three course meal and each dish was really...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

Had such a terrible experience here some months back, that I still find myself compelled to comment. Visited on a quiet evening & despite being polite & having taken the time to communicate order details carefully & clearly, huge mistakes where repeatedly made. Service was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael P
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

A really good experience. A very varied and extensive menu. The food was really good. Service was excellent. Very good value for money. We will definitely visit again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Von1956
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We moored our hired narrow boat here and had a wonderful lunch. Italian style pub with amazing food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sar762
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Daisy T
November 27, 2017|
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August 3, 2017|
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Response from Big_Simone | Reviewed this property |
The head chef is a great guy. If you give him a call he'll cater for your needs.
Mary C
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Crashgreen | Reviewed this property |
They do have a children's menu which is pretty good although our granddaughter is 12 and eats an adult portion now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Armitage
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 490330
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We are a family run bar/restaurant serving freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine located along the Trent Mersey canal, where you can dine 'al fresco' weather permitting. We have a set menu available Monday to Thursday, a main menu available all day every day plus a tapas menu served between June and September then a seasonal lunch menu replaces the tapas menu during the cooler months of the year. We also serve traditional Sunday roasts plus we have a live vocalist every Friday evening from 8pm. We cater for all occasions and dietary requirements. We have a large car park plus disabled access and facilities. Please note that the opening hours stated are the times we are open for food, however, our bar is open until later for drinks.
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