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The Grumpy Mole

) #1 of 22 Restaurants in Tadworth $$ - $$$ , , British
Dorking Road | Tadworth, Tadworth KT20 5RX, England
+44 1737 353529
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dorking Road | Tadworth, Tadworth KT20 5RX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice setting for a modern looking pub set in the country side. A little away from the very busy Epsom race course. Good food. Very slow service. Easy parking.

Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and her friends lunch here regularly and on this occasion husbands were invited too, The restaurant can get very busy apparently but on this occasion it was not so full and the service was good. Menu is reasonably comprehensive Quality of food is...More

Thank 641rogerg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You know an establishment is good when a restaurant car park is full on a Monday lunchtime. Nonetheless The Grumpy Mole is always a good bet for lovely home cooked food served with a smile and at a reasonable cost. My mum and I look...More

Thank MrsALove
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this pub for Sunday Lunch, we did not book ahead so ate at one of the outside tables. The food was good but the outdoors menu is a subset of the main menu and being Sunday we were disappointed that they wouldn't...More

Thank Wilcoxm51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy myself here. As long as a table is free, then it is a no brainer! Great food and friendly staff

Thank dives1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here on the off chance over the bank holiday weekend. We had heard lots of good local reports about The Grumpy Mole over the years but never quite been ourselves. I had the ploughmans lunch, every element of which was fabulous (they...More

Thank Jgilro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just happened to be passing the Grumpy Mole late on a Sunday afternoon so thought we'd chance our luck and try getting a table . . . . incredibly, after a very short wait, they managed to get us in ! And we were...More

Thank BobSki-UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First impressions outside lovely and clean plenty of parking, Exterior gives you confidence of a professional restaurant. On our arrival we were 15mins late for our table booking but phoned ahead and staff said they would keep the table. Seen to straight away given menu's,...More

Thank KAZ964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable restaurant, good service, but variable food. I had the cajun chicken in a brioche bun, Tasty but the chicken was very dry, probably over cooked some time before, my colleagues had a similar experience with the beef burger. We also thought that the...More

Thank dggstj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After working in the garden we went for a meal at the Grumpy Mole, no spare tables in the Restaurant but they found us a good table in the bar, service was excellent and entertaining, the food was also great. Good food, Good staff and...More

Thank Allan B
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Is there a kids menu
26 January 2017|
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Response from Grumpy M | Property representative |
Hi Sabjohn15, We do not have dedicated kids menu but will accommodate certainly. We can do a majority of our dishes as a child's portion and also sometimes have other items not listed on the menu, however, please do give... More
Was this called Jeanette's many years ago?
14 July 2015|
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Response from Grumpy M | Property representative |
Hi, A delayed response, however, there was a building opposite which has now been knocked down that was known as Jeanette's Restaurant a long time ago. It was then known as Royal Phoenix which had been shut down for at... More
Zdena L
opening hours
19 January 2015|
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Response from Localeaterinarea | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't notice their opening hours. I know they open at 12 on a Sunday. It would probably be best to give them a ring or even Google them as it would probably tell you on their website. Hope that helps you. .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorking Road | Tadworth, Tadworth KT20 5RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Tadworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1737 353529
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