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The Moody Cow

€€ - €€€, British,
Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
+44 1989 780470
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent selection of courses to suit all. The food was wonderful and served hot. Great atmosphere. Would definitely return. The only criticism, was we were not once asked if we'd like any more drinks, empty glasses were cleared away and we weren't asked if we'd...More

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chrisA4888WS, Owner at The Moody Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am delghted that you loved our food and the atmosphere that we have created, but so very disappointed that our service let us down. Before reading your review I would have been one...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my wife where passing Ross travelling back to South Wales from Birmingham and decided on the off chance to pay the Moody Cow Restaurant a visit after many good reviews on Trip Advisor. We had not booked but lucky enough there was a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little country pub serving excellent, freshly prepared, tasty food. The Hake was perfectly cooked and served with samfire and prawns. The beef and ale pie was served with the best chips we've tasted in a very long time. I always say that there are...More

Thank CPhillipson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Friday with my boyfriend for dinner, 3 course meal was fantastic and great value at £75 with soft drinks included, we’ll definitely be returning. Only thing was we waited to place order as only 1 person taking orders but food made up...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by a local business we were visiting and didn't disappoint. Friday lunchtime very busy but they kindly fitted us in 10 mins before last orders. The food and service was excellent. Will definitely visit again if in the area.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

second visit to this establishment with friends and family. It is one of the best restaurants in the county. The hosts are marvellous. The service is great and the food (and choice) is superb. I'd visit a lot more if only it were nearer to...More

Thank HerefordSniper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the best place to eat locally. Every time I’ve been it has been outstanding. We will keep coming back.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here randomly about a year ago for lunch on the way home to Cardiff and loved it. We were convinced that the meal was amazing because we were starving,... turns out that this place is actually AMAZING. The best place to go in...More

Thank Jay N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Searched for somewhere just off the M50 and found the Moody Cow. Food & service where excellent. Would definitely come back.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fabulous lunch here yesterday when visiting the area. I had the beef pie which was delicious and nice to have a pie that wasn't half full and also had 'proper' pastry on the top.My husband had the beef and oxtail burger which...More

Thank HelenS14
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Ray T
1 October 2017|
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Response from chrisA4888WS | Property representative |
Hello Ray, thank you so much for your kind remarks. We all look forward to welcoming you, your friends and family. Kindest regards, Chris
James S
29 April 2017|
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Response from niki m | Reviewed this property |
We were one of the last tables and it was about 8.30 pm. if that's any help.
23 August 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Property representative |
We welcome dogs in the bar, and of course outside if the weather is fine, we have fresh water and treats too, but do let us know if you are coming so that we can reserve a suitable table for you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upton Bishop, Upton Bishop, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Upton Bishop
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 780470
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Country Pub and Dining specialising in authentic, home made food using local, fresh produce as much as possible. Located in a delightful village setting just mintutes from junction 4 of the M50. Children, dogs and muddy boots are welcome as long as they are accompanied by well behaved adults!
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