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the dog and muffler inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“strawberries” (15 reviews)
“steak” (43 reviews)
“apple crumble” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Sunday roast must be good had the lamb and roast potatoes followed by Bakewell tart and custard

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to celebrate my birthday the pub was recommended to me by friends and family the meal was fantastic the staff were very welcoming friendly and professional well recommended

Thank gracelands11
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Nice country pub, more about the food than drink, reasonable prices and something for everyone on the menu, probably worth making a reservation Fridays and Weekends

Thank pirateofthecaribbean
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Went with my husband and granddaughter last week for lunch .the service was very good and nice friendly staff ,with a nice smile .we had one of the two course ,which was a lovely steak meal cooked to perfection ,and beautiful strawberries x cream to...More

Thank marie r
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My family took our Nan here for lunch one Wednesday afternoon. We have visited before and love that it has not changed, it was just as great! I had whitebait to start which was presented nicely. The day we visited there was a set meal...More

1  Thank jameshfdavies
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly service. Tasty food with a good variety of food. Lovely setting. Very reasonable prices. Obviously popular with locals.

1  Thank Angie F
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Had two fantastic meals here . The first I had was the duck and was lovely in cherry sauce and second was steak which was cooked perfect . I like medium rare and sometimes wish I have asked for rare but cooked to perfection

1  Thank Di1964_13
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Called in last night for a pint and light meal scampi and chips very nice the staff are always very friendly and helpful everyone seems happy this place is a hidden gem in the Forest of Dean not to be missed

1  Thank Brian B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Second visit and not disappointed. Party of 5 for lunchtime meal. Everything was delicious and the staff were friendly and helpful. Love that the pub is dog friendly and we were made to feel very welcome.

1  Thank wandenway
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Really good experience whilst we were here for an evening meal! The service was very quick and all staff were very friendly! Very pleased with our visit.

1  Thank Sophia W
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Questions & Answers
12 September 2017|
Response from Emma R | Reviewed this property |
Looks to have gone. Perhaps enquiry via their Facebook page?
2 December 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Chicken or Fish Goujons Lasagne Scampi Fish Cakes Bangers and Mash Curry Pasta with cheese or tomato sauce Sausage and Chips Ham, Egg and Chips Many Thanks
27 November 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Hello Yes we have a children's menu. Kind Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Coleford
  • Phone Number: 01594-83-24-44
Near Coleford
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