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Plum Pudding

Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
+44 1543 490330
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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British, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location. Set menu or main menu, good choice. Wine was great and the owner very helpful. We have eaten here several times and like to sit outside in the summer for a drink when we have the dog with us. A nice relaxed atmosphere...More

1  Thank Jayne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently enjoy a tasty Italian lunch at The Plum Pudding. I had a set menu option but there is an excellent range of dishes on the menu. The staff were very attentive and helpful. The Plum Pudding is set beside the canal with a...More

Thank Penny W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit, good size car park, very warm welcome, Nicely decorated light and inviting. The owner who is Italian talked us through the menu, wide selection of food on offer. For starters My husband had soup, my son had ham and melon, ladies had...More

Thank francesstaffs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent as was the service. There is no children's menu but was advised that any meal picked would be served as a small portion for the child. My 7 year old granddaughter was totally confused by the menu and unsure what to...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We was on the way home for a lovely day out with family when we wanted to stop off for food we came across this lovely place. We didn't realise it was a beautiful little Italian place . The staff, food and place was no...More

2  Thank Kay M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant we googled and how glad we was when we turned up! Easy to find just outside Rugley Staffordshire, on the A513 a lovely warm welcome when we walked and a nice location on the waterside, we was pleased to see the owner taking...More

Thank Leggo1961
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning food, well looked after, fabulous night. Had my favorite "the steak" cooked how I like it. Perfect night, Thank you

Thank juliewalton900
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Made an impromptu visit to the plum pudding this week. We have not been in for a few years and was pleasantly surprised to find out it was serving authentic Italian food. Full praise to the chef and staff for making our visit very enjoyable....More

Thank Crashgreen
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Useful canal side gastropub if walking, cycling or on a barge. Opposite caravan park. Stopped for coffee but very tempted by the menu. Guest beer £2.90 and main courses £13-18. Set menu £15 for 3 courses. Relaxed atmosphere suitable for a meal or just a...More

Thank Speigal
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Took family members for Sunday lunch and were taken to our table by an elderly Italian gentleman. Three of us opted for the Sunday lunch menu and the remaining two from the Italian. We also ordered a bottle of water (which never came until we'd...More

Thank shirleylyn
Eureka06, Owner at Plum Pudding, responded to this review

Dear Customer I am very sorry to learn that whilst you did enjoy the food, you didn't enjoy the service received from Giuseppe, he is certainly quite a character and I suppose he isn't going to win everyone over although he does try very hard....More

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Mary C
Do you have a children's menu?
29 April 2017|
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Response from Crashgreen | Reviewed this property |
They do have a children's menu which is pretty good although our granddaughter is 12 and eats an adult portion now.
Jayne C
with Coeliac eating out can be a nightmare. what gluten free options do you offer?
1 April 2017|
Response from Eureka06 | Property representative |
Because our food is home-made over 90% of our dishes are gluten free. Crostini and Calamari are not gluten free options, however, we can serve the Soup and Mussels without a bread roll. On our set menu we can serve Our pasta... More
Sue P
What bridge do we moor at please?
26 March 2017|
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Response from Eureka06 | Property representative |
We are situated between bridge 61 and bridge 62 on the Trent Mersey Canal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rugeley Road, Armitage WS15 4AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Armitage
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 490330
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We are a family run bar/restaurant serving freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine located along the Trent Mersey canal, where you can dine 'al fresco' weather permitting. We have a set menu available Monday to Thursday, a main menu available all day every day plus a tapas menu served between June and September then a seasonal lunch menu replaces the tapas menu during the cooler months of the year. We also serve traditional Sunday roasts plus we have a live vocalist every Friday evening from 8pm. We cater for all occasions and dietary requirements. We have a large car park plus disabled access and facilities.