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The Lord Clifden

€€ - €€€, British,
34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
+44 121 523 7515
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (30 reviews)
“burger” (43 reviews)
“faggots” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the lord clifden today for a meal with friends. When we arrived we ordered 2 Sunday roasts and 2 sombrero burgers. The food arrived after 40 minutes, the first to come were the burgers. 5 minutes later the Sunday roasts arrived. The chicken...More

Thank Jordan M
Chris W, Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jordan, Firstly we can't apologies enough based on your feedback & we appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We're very disappointed in reading your feedback & will be seeking answers from all staff on duty based around your complaint on shift. I &...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited the Lord Clifden on many occasions. For dinner and drinks with friends, breakfast with my partner to night outs as a group. Never had a bad experience. Staff are chilled and friendly. Food is always amazing and freshly made. Beer garden is...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here 3 times now for drinks and have enjoyed it each time. It gets very busy on a weekend but with bars inside and outside you don't have to wait long for a drink. There is a large beer garden which is...More

Thank Johnny W
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Cheers Johhny for the positive feedback & your continued support. Really appreciate your kind words about our bar staff & doormen which we will feedback to the team. Look forward to welcoming you back in the near future for more of the same.

Reviewed 17 May 2018

We liked this pub, particularly the outside seating area, complete with table tennis table. The drinks were reasonably priced, the service was friendly. Also, it is only a five-minute walk from the Jewellery Quarter metro stop.

Thank esmereldajones
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Esmeralda, Glad to read your comments on the pub & the service received whilst visiting. Also happy that you go to use the beer garden & all-weather ping pong table too! We hope you'll join us again soon for more. Kindest regards

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Visited here with some friends on Sunday 6th May at 6.30pm in the hope of having a Sunday roast. We were told by a doorman that its £5 entry. When we explained that we've come for food we were told that the £5 entry per...More

3  Thank mrbhambra
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mrbhambra Thank for the feedback following your visit to us on the Bank Holiday Sunday. RE Door entry - we charge on Saturday nights & on special occasions which we do stipulate on our website. On this day, we had full capacity at 5pm...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Excellent pub with a great atmosphere and a fantastic garden. Open till late and attracts all age groups. Really worth a visit.More

Thank STKKK46
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Afternoon Tom, Many thanks for the kind words & really pleased you enjoyed yourself, the beer garden & great to hear the atmosphere was welcoming. I'd like to think we do cater for all & its great to see pople dining out, the local jewellers...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Visited the Lord Cliden tonight to have our dinner and a couple of beers. First beer served in a plastic pot I asked for a glass to be told they had been so busy they could not keep up. Second round glasses are on show...More

Thank rutherford116725
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Rutherford, Cheers for dropping us a message on here. We appreciate your custom & continued support & are obviously disappointed you were not happy on this occasion when from visiting us over the past 4 years, you have been satisfied & happy. We do...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I visited this place with some colleagues at 10:00 for breakfast. Some of us had a full English. I had poached eggs on toast. Apart from a bit of a long wait for the food to come we were all happy with the food. You...More

Thank Steve B
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Steve, Great to hear on the brekkie, a firm staple & appreciate you all enjoyed it, felt value for money despite a wait. Hopefully you'll pop back for another morning starter or sample something from our mains of a daytime. Cheers for the comments...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I really enjoy the atmosphere at this pub, it was busy but everyone was pleasant and polite when manoeuvring to where they wanted to be. Good bar staff they do an amazing job! Happened to be there on quiz night, Go quiz master!!More

Thank Myss M
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Myss, Many thanks for the kind words following a Thursday night social with us at the pub. Really happy to read comments on the venue, from the atmosphere, custom & staff - thank you! Quiz Night - very popular & busy & i'll pass...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

10 friends went for a 40th on a Saturday night. We were sat round a table which was too small tucked away in the front bar. A bigger table in the hub bub of the main pub might have been better with more space for...More

Thank Victoria505
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Victoria, Cheers for your review following a recent visit to us. Saturdays are probably our busiest nights & yes when the weather is a touch rubbish, our pub does become very busy with both front bar & lounge filling up early. We're really happy...More

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not sure, it has a large outdoor bar area
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Well your guaranteed the shag if you go there if you don't then there's something wrong
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 523 7515
  • E-mail
Description
The Lord Clifden (UAB) is a true free house with a difference. Situated in the Jewellery Quarter, we are highlighted in both the CAMRA Good Beer Guide 2015 and the Good Pub Guide. In the last 3 years, we've received 5 Observer Monthly food awards; 2012 national runner up in the Observer Monthly food awards and regional winner for the Midlands. 2013 We repeated the success with another 2 'runners up' awards: 'Best Place to Drink' and 'Best Sunday Lunch' 2014 regional runners up for 'Best Place to Drink' & Best Sunday Lunch' In 2014, we were awarded 'Best Community Pub' for the West Midlands & Wales region in the Great British Pub Awards.
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