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The Bear and Ragged Staff

€€ - €€€, British,
Station Road | Bransford, Bransford WR6 5JH, England
+44 1886 833399
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“belly pork” (7 reviews)
“fish chips” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Station Road | Bransford, Bransford WR6 5JH, England
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had set lunch very good price four of us all ate different. Soup was lovely, my vegetarian main was delicious. Service was a bit patch the waitress seemed new and was not very knowledgable but overall would definitely recommend it

Thank moggiemo50
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was excellent from when we arrived to when we left. Staff friendly and polite. Starter- sharing platter main course. Rib eye steak and for my wife she had belly pork. All cooked to perfection . Me being greedy had Baked Alaska to finish. Everything...More

1  Thank Dave O
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Decided to visit a local pub which was just over half a mile away we tried the locally brewed beers and asked for two bowls of chips which were piping hot served by the friendly manager a excellent pub well worth the walk but I...More

1  Thank fisherman890
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Visited this restaurant whilst staying in Malvern to attend a Cricket Tour. It was recommended on trip advisor and we weren't disappointed. We were a party of 5, four adults and one child and we felt that the menu was really varied and with lots...More

1  Thank Jo W
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

10 of us for a birthday lunch well where else would you go for good food good service in an alright place. 2 kids 1 veggie none were left out all catered for.

1  Thank allan k
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went for the first time yesterday evening. My husband had steak and I had salmon. Both were hot and tasty. Very friendly cheerful staff. Spotlessly clean --even the toilet. A little expensive but good quality. The pink over tablecloth gave it a dated look...More

1  Thank joy53mike
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Nice quiet country pub with garden and great food. Good efficient service and reasonable prices. Small selection of beers but well kept.

Thank Maybe16
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We have been to this pub on several occasions, and decided to take my disabled father, who is also a Coeliac (gluten intolerant). The staff understood about the need to avoid gluten and were aware of what could be a problem on their menu. Also,...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Had a meal here on Wednesday 19 July as the hotel we were staying in had a dreadful restaurant. This pub was really welcoming, the staff were so friendly and attentative made you feel at home straight away. The menu was varied and the food...More

Thank barbara w
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Although the staff were extremely friendly and helpful, after reading other reviews we were disappointed with the Sunday lunch, starters were tasty enough, but the roast beef and pork were pretty standard for £14 you only got a very small amount of beef and the...More

Thank candice h
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Susan O
28 December 2015|
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Response from Lynda W | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, dogs are allowed in the bar (on a lead) & the previous responses are correct, Princess is very friendly!
14 July 2015|
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Response from Lynda W | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your enquiry. No problem with gluten/dairy free. We make everything here and can amend most of the dishes on on our menu to suit. I would recommend advising us when you book so we can try to offer a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road | Bransford, Bransford WR6 5JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Malvern Hills  >  Bransford
  • Phone Number: +44 1886 833399
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