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The Squirrel

€€ - €€€British, ,
Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
+44 24 7622 6661
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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British, Bar, Pub
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Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Had lunch here food was really good and supprisingly very cheap, though they only serve at lunchtimes 12-3 would recommend the burger.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

the £4 and £5 lunch menu draws a wide crowd and is definitely a firm favourite. it has a wide variety of sandwiches, soups, burgers and salads.

Thank CorkNicola
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We come here often for lunch. It's a friendly pub, good food for a very reasonable price - I like the way the menu is divided into two sections - £4 and £5. The beer is good too. A good selection of old favourites, bottled...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We four ladies have been going to The Squirrel for lunch every Wednesday and we decided to have our christmas meal there. Ab fab, couldn't fault the price or the quality. Plus, of course, Mark and the guys were their usual wonderful, welcoming selves making...More

Thank Dee M
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Visited on a Tuesday lunchtime. Pub was quite busy but nevertheless we were served promptly and our food arrived quickly. For the price the food was very good - not outstanding but for £5 per person I wouldn't expect it to be. The staff were...More

Thank RichardWoodward162
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Just visited the Squirrel to claim a free pint courtesy of Punch Taverns. Had hoped for Stella Artois but had to settle for Carling but then again it was free so it went down well!

Thank JonB1959
Reviewed 15 January 2016

As I visited the pub to have a quick break prior to a meeting with a local solicitor I was surprised to find it like an open shop with legal staff talking about their ckients,not very good for confidentiality as it is quite obvious the...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Booked a party of 10 from work here last Tuesday. Table set up beautifully, and food delivered quickly and efficiently. Food was very good, and hot. Everyone present complimented the staff on the food, quick service, and the way we were looked after. They even...More

1  Thank philmarsland2
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This place is set in the commercial bit of the town (not far from Inspire) and looks nothing from the outside but inside it is lovely. Plenty of seating (even though it is always busy), the food is good and well priced and there is...More

Thank Evie D D
Reviewed 18 July 2015

In the heart of the commercial district of Coventry a watering hole that serves average food and drink to a range of interesting people. Here you can mix with lawyers, estate agents, local government workers and the general public. Even the odd petty criminal who...More

Thank spencerstephen27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
British, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 6661
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Found within Coventry's Ring Road. The Squirrel is a perfect lunch or evening retreat to wine and dine with friends and family. With warm and comfortable surroundings with an open fire we pride ourselves on being cosy and inviting yet professional with our customer service.Our light lunch menu is ideal for those business lunches or simply to break up your shopping trip with the 'Gastro Style' Evening Menu more suited to a dining out experience.
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