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Bell & Cross

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Holy Cross, Clent, Stourbridge, England
+44 1562 730319
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Quaint small rooms reminded me of the pubs years ago. The staff were attentive and the food delicious. I chose the starter duck terrine served with a garnish of salad, chutney and bread. For main I had the lamb which was cooked perfectly, dauphinois potatoes, carrots. Quite expensive for pub food but all in all very nice!

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Thank Barberie
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food quality is always consistent and great if you want traditional pub fare. The pub is split into four small rooms. In summer get a table in one of the back rooms overlooking the small garden, if your a party, opt for the panneled room. I'm not as keen on the "red" room. Have the beef wellington if it's on... More 

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Thank Jacqui G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

quaint pub, lots of little dining areas. Service was excellent, waiter very attentive. Food was very tasty, chose off the specials board. Food arrived quickly and was piping hot.

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Thank jane g
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff were friendly and the room we ate in was nice and neutral as opposed to the shocking pink dining room opposite. Could not have put up with eating in there. The mushroom and sweet potato risotto had so much blue cheese in that it was really salty. The thyme flavoured chicken was just plain roasted chicken with no flavour... More 

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Thank Sally S
Redditch, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'd never been here before, but we stopped after a walk up the hills. Staff warm and friendly. Beer very nice. we sat outside, tables were clean Could do with a bowl of water for dogs...

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Thank Sue B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very enjoyable evening at The Bell and cross last night, with good friends and delightful food. The atmosphere was warm and welcoming. Staff are friendly, helpful and very attentive. The food was beautifully presented, tasty and plentiful. Well done to the new owners, I can't wait for our next visit.

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Thank scottoats
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in today for lunch without making a booking - we were shown to the cosy little bar which had an open fire and were invited to study the menus over a drink. My husband had a Peroni and said it was good. I ordered the 3 course prix fixe at £17.95 which I thought was excellent value. I started... More 

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Lancashire
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159 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unused to spend some evenings here as a teenager back in 1979 ish- great to see the old bar is essentially the same. Holly was a delightful waitress and very friendly. The food was really good- had a burger and the sticky toffee pudding. Yum. Beer- Enville ales delicious too. A delightful place. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Davescunningplan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1. We were shown to a table behind another table which was very cramped but was told they were busy so had to stay there. There was a door behind my partner to the cellar which had a frequent stream of staff going down there. Every time the door opened, there was a cold draft, which didn't matter as there... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think this had changed hands recently. Our experience was average but I'm sure it will get back to measure up.to.the past

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holy Cross, Clent, Stourbridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Stourbridge  >  Clent
  • Phone Number: +44 1562 730319
Description
UK postcode DY9 9QL

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?