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Star Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
21 Stafford Street, Stone ST15 8QW, England
+44 1785 813096
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
“canal side” (16 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
21 Stafford Street, Stone ST15 8QW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We called in to have lunch and a couple of pints while watching the rugby. The beer was good. Good taste, clear and with good lacing. We ordered 2 hickory burgers which were good and went down well. So after another pint we chose desserts...More

2  Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thankyou yet again from the lovely Katie who booked our table to the wonderful food on our plates. We always feel very welcomed and staff are very helpful. Our food was hot and the steaks were delicious, also cooked to our taste and hot. Shame...More

Thank Ninakay R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a traditional pub that is in the Guinness Book of Records for having more floor levels than any other pub. Staff are friendly and the food is good wholesome pub food.

Thank RockR6967
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Me and my friend called here today we thought what a lovely warm friendly pub we felt at home as soon as we walked in the food was 1st class and when we got the bill we were so surprised we thought it would be...More

Thank Annrockandroll
Michael R, General Manager at Star Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Hi, Was really nice to meet you and glad you enjoyed the food. Hope you enjoy your walk around Trentham n if you’d still like to come for Sunday lunch just give the pub a ring n I’ll book you a table. All the best...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018

I now live in Melton Mowbray,but was born in Stone,Always visit the star when in Stone.Love the pub,the staff are great very friendly and make you feel welcome.The food was lovely.Will be back again in July.

Thank Paul G
Michael R, General Manager at Star Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi Paul, Was good to see you again. Let me know when you’re back in July n I’ll have the Carling ready😁 Hope you had a good time n see you soon. Mike

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Friendly smiley staff served us tasty piping hot food and drinks - veggie curry, lasagna, Burger, Tikka Masala, bottle of Prosseco and 3 other drinks less than 60 pounds. Everything we ate can be recommend.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I could give this place and average review, especially since the food offer seems to be more standard Marston's than the quirky and different one of last visit, however, two tings elevate it to excellent ... 1) The sunday lunch we had a few week's...More

Thank Boataholics
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Met family here for lunch and a catch up. We like this place and it's ideally located for a meeting spot. We were greeted nicely. Served quickly. Food was delivered fairly quickly. It was hot tasty and it all disappeared.(yum) Ok. It's not fine dining...More

Thank Ali V
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Went for Sunday lunch - served a reasonably good Sunday roast but then service fell apart. Having asked twice for the dessert menu the waitress never returned to take our order, instead becoming busy wiping tables, mopping the floor and serving behind the bar. We...More

3  Thank John Y
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Great effort catering for about 40 guests at our sister's wake. Good service, everything was ready, well displayed and labelled. Staff efficiently took plates away and kept it looking appetising. A lot of imagination making interesting sandwiches, tasty food venturing into Asian dishes with delicious...More

Thank Clare J
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David S
14 December 2017|
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Response from Michael R | Property representative |
Hi Dave, I was unable to find anything on the cctv unfortunately. Even when watching you go out the bottom door. Sorry I couldn’t be anymore help Kindest Regards Mike
Hilary U
5 July 2017|
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Response from Oilcanman | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, was there for evening meal - didn't look at what was on offer at lunch time. Suggest you phone 01785 813096 to enquire.
19 July 2016|
Response from Becky P | Property representative |
Hi Mandy, We have a selection of vegetarian dishes on our main menu and we also have at least one vegetarian daily special. We are very flexible with our menu so if you would like to swap anything etc just ask and we'll... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Stafford Street, Stone ST15 8QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stone
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 813096
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