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The Fox and Dogs

Little Sutton Road | Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield B75 6QB, England
+44 121 308 7560
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (5 reviews)
“cottage pie” (2 reviews)
“ember inns” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Little Sutton Road | Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield B75 6QB, England
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A welcoming pub in the village of Walmley Sutton Coldfield. It offer excellent food at very reasonable rates...all day breakfast and carvery. Locals eat here on a regular basis

Thank ole12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was pretty good, service quick and most staff friendly. Could have done without entertainer singer/guitar player which was far too loud in pub which when we visited at 5.30pm was quite empty apart from a couple of families with children running around everywhere. Just...More

Thank suec532017
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, I totally agree with all your comments! I have only recently taken over as General Manager here at the Fox and Dogs, Sunday was the first time and last time the "open mic" afternoon has happened while I have been here. I am also...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

As a group we have visited this place on a number of occasions at lunchtime. The service is always slow but today it was particularly poor. When we mentioned this we were told there was only one person in the kitchen and they had a...More

Thank Pat A
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hi Pat, Thank you for taking the time to leaver your review. I took over the pub as Manager on Thursday this week so comments like this are really helpful for so I know where to direct my attention. Next time you visit feel free...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal this evening with my family. The food was cooked to perfection and the staff were lovely and very helpful. I would highly recommend this lovely pub.

Thank Ste S
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thanks for the amazing review. Happy to hear everything was perfect during your visit. I shall pass on your kind comments to the team. Many thanks Mike Manager

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quicky pint, beer was well kept and served just right. The food looked good but I wasn't stopping. Sorry this is only a short review.

Thank PubGuy1000
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi PubGuy1000 Thanks for leaving us a review. Glad to hear the beers were enjoyed and the food looked good. Many thanks Mike Manager

Reviewed 11 August 2017

It has been 10 years since we visited this establishment. Two years ago it was completely refurbished and taken over by ember inns we decided to revisit. We took our son ,wife and children for an evening meal. We arrived at six o'clock was greeted...More

Thank kevin d
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hi Kevin Thanks for leaving us such a nice review. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. We have indeed been affected by the new restaurant development in Mere Green which came along just as we were hitting our stride. I do...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I felt I needed to write a review regarding the Fox and Dogs. We have visited here quite a few times over the last 6 months. The food is generally of a very good standard, it is becoming more busy and last week we came...More

Thank Grifgrog
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Hi Grifgrog. Thank you for your feedback. we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Fox and Dogs. We always try our best to make sure there isn't too much of a delay when we have large parties in so it's...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

7 family members met for lunch Tuesday 25 July We didn't book but was quiet anyway Sat in a booth felt unhurried and quiet so easy to chat

Thank Sue L
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Hi Sue Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Mike Manager

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Myhusband had fish and chips with mush peas - fish ok, peas ok but not many chips! I had sweel chilli noodles with chicken - said tiny piece of chicken cost an extra £2! I twas tasty but I could have eaten more....... Quite expensive...More

1  Thank Mary B
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Hi growolddisgracefully Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Sorry to hear your meals weren't up to scratch. Did you manage to speak to anyone on duty at the time of your visit?? If you could let me know when you visited...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Birthday meal and family get together. 4 of our party had the boneless rib with bordelaise sauce which was dry and the sauce none existent, we requested more sauce which eventually came by this time the meal was cold. when my husband complained it was...More

Thank Swampduck57
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox and Dogs, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Sorry to hear that your recent visit was disappointing. I dealt with this issue on the night and am very sorry that you thought I was in any way aggressive. I was told of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Little Sutton Road | Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield B75 6QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Sutton Coldfield
  • Phone Number: +44 121 308 7560
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