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The Island Pool

Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
+44 1562 850311
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (9 reviews)
“pork” (25 reviews)
“potatoes” (26 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in here Saturday evening there were six of us we ordered our meals at the same time so they would arrive at the same time! However four arrived and the other two didn't we told the four to start their meals and it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chris69kidderminster
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went early on saturday night,6-30,greeted by polite lady at entrance,asked if we had booked,no we had not,there were several empty tables and the car park was half empty so they were not busy ,and it was early,the lady said the table number,but then the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank tchell2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

When we arrived, to our dismay we were told our booking wasn't recorded, but the 'front of house' made a few adjustments and found us a table. The only confusing time was, the procedure of ordering was a bit confusing and we weren't advised to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Esmajkcir
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a group of friends we visited The Island Pool today all going for the regular "Carvery" option - the original booking was for 12 but in the event only 8 were able to be there. Fortunately some of our group had been before (they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank wolverleywanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family love this pub food always pipping hot, Beef cooked to perfection. Would recommend to anyone. Atmosphere good, staff pleasant

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank S1605TGkimn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Table for 7 for Sunday lunch. 6 adults and a toddler. Warm welcome and seated quickly as we had reserved our table. Small issue with my chair being back to back with another tables chair so my and the lady were really squashed in tight....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Czajkowski-Coley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been meaning to visit this pub/restaurant as we have passed it that often, additionally the reviews are good too. So we booked for Sunday lunch using their on line booking facility. On arrival the waiting staff didn’t appear to have my booking on the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karensJ4631CG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with friends for pre Christmas lunch Great carvery with good selection of meat and vegtables friendly staff

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Rickycool
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely lunch we had today. Thankyou to the staff who accommodated our party of 7 even though they were extremely busy; nothing was too much trouble. The food was fantastic, amazing value for money, it’s no wonder the place was packed. They’ve got...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sharon_flanagan
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We visit the Island Pool for a carvery fairly frequently and it never fails to impress. Great food and excellent value for money

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Richard W
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elizabeth b
November 16, 2018|
Response from 567sharonw | Reviewed this property |
It does get really busy so it's not a bad idea to book
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
4.45 for breakfast and 1.20 for a refill tea or coffee
December 5, 2017|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
hi none of the gravy is suitable for vegetarians if u ask the bar they will get some gravey suitable for you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Kidderminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1562 850311
  • E-mail
The Island Pool is a clasic country pub serving not only a high standard of food but great tradional ales. We have to offer, a carvery with a choice our locally sourced meats accompanied by a wide variety of fresh locally sourced vegetables. Alongside our carvery we have an extensive menu with a range of foods to suit any and every pallet. We are proud to offer exquisite beef steaks, also sourced locally, and are all cooked to perfection.For Bookings or any information, send us a message or give us a call! We look forward to welcoming you soon.
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