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Woodman's Rest Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
Union Road | Shirley, Shirley, Solihull B90 3DB, England
+44 121 745 3904
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Union Road | Shirley, Shirley, Solihull B90 3DB, England
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We popped into the woodman's for a meal and ordered two steaks. Both steaks were too rare and very chewy, so we barely ate them, but the rest of the meal was nice, and it’s such good value for money we didn’t bother to complain....More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great meal today. Sunday lunch was excellent value. Angela, our waitress, deserves a special mention for being so friendly and helpful.

1  Thank 596jackieh
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Jackieh thanks for your comments and kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your sunday lunch. I have passed your comments onto Angela. Hope to see you again soon. James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place. my favourite local pub. gets everything just right. The food was well cooked and the service was excellent as always

Thank Jefferz81
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jefferz thanks for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the service and the food. We hope to see you again soon. James and the Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean and nice decor. Friendly and efficient service. Lovely food, salmon nucoise was massive, posh fish and chips perfect, both fish perfectly cooked. Buttermilk chicken burger succulent. Nice vibe and service Will definately go again with family and friends.

Thank Vicki W
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Vicki. Thanks for your review. I am glad you enjoyed our service and food. I have passed your comments onto the team. Thanks James and the team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff extremely helpful and welcoming and food was excellent. Kids really enjoyed there meals and I had the buttermilk chicken burger which was very tasty. Will defo be returning.

Thank kelmac1382
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kelmac thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks James and the team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the woodman with my grandparents. The pub wasn't too busy so we got served promptly and quickly. I order the steak and ale pie and my grandparents both ordered the Hunters chicken. Meals arrived within 15 minutes and piping hot. The pie is...More

Thank Nicole P
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Nicole. Thanks for your review and kind words. I have passed your comments onto the team. Hope to see you again soon. James

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat out on the patio enjoying the great weather. Had a meal and drinks which were all excellent. Very busy pub and yet the service was excellent.

Thank emily99150
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Emily thanks for your fantastic review. I am glad you enjoyed sitting out on our patio area. I will pass your kind comments onto the team. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks James

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went along sunday evening for the entertainment and were not dissapointed. What a great night we had, eveyone up dancing enjoying the atmosphere. The singer was great with a wide range of songs getting every one up with some excellent meat loaf impressions. Lots...More

Thank Connor1807
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

, Thanks your great review we are really glad you enjoyed your visit to the Woodmans Rest and look forward to seeing you here again soon thank you. Chris.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here during the lovely weather recently. We ordered from the really good value evening set menu (just £8.99 for two courses), that has plenty of choice - 4 starters, 8 mains, and 4 deserts to choose from. It always looks inviting inside, the bar...More

Thank George S
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

George thanks for your great review. We hope to see you here again soon. Chris.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal food excellent and staff really nice. Would recommend this place to anyone. I would tell my family and friends to try.

Thank Linda L
General Manager A, Manager at Woodman's Rest Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks linda for your review. Hope to see you again soon. James

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misteque100
3 October 2016|
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Response from Helen O | Property representative |
Hi We are fully booked for Christmas Day dinner, but the bar will be open if you want to pop in for a drink,it's a very busy day with the most amazing atmosphere and very Christmassy! Helen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Road | Shirley, Shirley, Solihull B90 3DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Shirley
  • Phone Number: +44 121 745 3904
Description
A local pub serving delicious food, cask ales and wines, with a friendly team and nice surroundings
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