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The Cow

$$ - $$$, British,
58 Station Road | Ashley Cross, Poole BH14 8UD, England
+44 1202 723155
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
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“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
58 Station Road | Ashley Cross, Poole BH14 8UD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pub was almost empty, service was good & attentive but not overbearing, food was good and healthy portions. Very helpful when we asked for a different table as we couldn't get my wheelchair close enough, however they still haven't found the key to the disabled...More

Thank mikeog2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here the other day for food as I had heard some good reviews. We were utterly disappointed. We reserved a table for the evening, and when we got there, we were told that we were put on table number one. None of the tables...More

Thank EvaMar123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited The Cow for dinner. Received a warm welcome from the staff. Pleasant surroundings. Hot, tasty food, ample portions and good value. Very enjoyable evening.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great pub, one our locals. Friendly helpful staff. Relaxing atmosphere. If you want anything, just ask.

Thank Chris_BH14
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We've visited The Cow a few times now and have found it to be a lovely pub for a lunch with friends. It's also dog friendly, which is a real bonus as so few venues in the area seem to welcome dogs. The menu is...More

Thank lauraewints
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch last weekend, really lovely food. Roast pork was amazing defiantly recommend.

Thank Sianstormz
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Foods got worse and worse with years, they don't care about customers anymore.Disabled toilet is locked with no key, zero help from staff related to that. Our meal was served within 50-60 minutes, however pub was not busy. The worst Sunday roast i had in...More

4  Thank Bernadett L
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Got off the train. Needed a beer. Had one. Then two more then grabbed a table and had some food. Such fun. Good food.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My wife and I took our daughter, her partner and our 6 year old grandson for a meal to celebrate our daughter's birthday. Being pensioners we are not able to afford to eat at 'posh' establishments so chose The Cow which appears from the outside...More

Thank johnZ6029AA
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The 3 stars are purely for the food and the one waitress. We reserved our table, 8 of us. Lack of table service, on my arrival I had waited 20 minutes for a drink, then to wait another 10mins to have to ask yet again...More

1  Thank Smaddison123
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Jennie E
3 April 2015|
Response from 851ema107 | Reviewed this property |
Went with my coeliac husband and there was plenty he could eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Station Road | Ashley Cross, Poole BH14 8UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 723155
  • E-mail
+44 (0)1202 749569
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