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The Spotgate Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
+44 1889 505277
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (12 reviews)
“apple pie” (5 reviews)
“pate” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked in for 6 Got there for 10 to 6 Ordered by 5 to 6 Drinks came at 6 Everything was going well then food came at 6.45 by then gone past it only ate s bit then went home 45 min waiting Crap excuse...More

Thank bo55baz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here as a party of four for Sunday dinner and was very pleased we did. The meat was very well good and still moist, and it was a good portion size. If I was being picky, for me the roast potato could've been crispier...More

Thank Kslade86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after an absence of a couple of years. The menu was more contemporary as was the decor since my last visit. We sat in Ursula carriage and thoroughly enjoyed cajun chicken followed by apple pie. A very pleasant evening.

Thank sharron h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited over the Christmas period and were sat in the train carriages. First the good points - ✨Train carriage style is a lovely experience. ✨The service is pretty good ✨The gammon is very tasty and the meal size plentiful. The not so good points...More

Thank Sunworshiper456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited again on the Saturday before Christmas,expectations not too high,going to be busy,but just the opposite,yes,it was fairly busy,but the service,and the food were the best we have experienced.A party of four,we ordered two Pullman Fillet steaks,and two mixed grills,all four meals were hot well...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the Spotgate Inn before and had no hesitations in booking a Xmas lunch with our daughters family. The welcome was wonderful - champagne and canapés that relaxed us all in readiness for out lunch. The place was fully booked (no surprises...More

1  Thank davem7659
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic restaurant,excellent food and excellent service.very good prices and lovely location.would definately recommend.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has so much potential but is let down a little by service and warmth. The food is ok and the idea of eating in carriages of a train is novel and different but the staff need to get on board. Dress for the...More

2  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal 2 adults 1 child all had starters mushrooms both adults, melon for my little girl. Main course i had chicken partner steak daughter chicken nuggets all very nice. Sat in the carriages all in all a very nice evening

Thank honestp67
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Had not been to this restaurant for a while so thought it was about time to revisit. Was nearly booked up when I rang but the time I wanted suited both them and me. As it happened, we had major amber warning weather so I...More

1  Thank JGS_8
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21 November 2017|
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Response from RITA653 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how many will be seated in the two carriages at the rear of the restaurant. We were a group of 30 and were easily accommodated in one carraige
31 October 2017|
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Response from Steve16588 | Reviewed this property |
You can book for lunches, but I would suggest not suitable for high chairs as the size of the carriages is restricted.
21 October 2017|
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Response from MargaretBall | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it as I think this is an independent pub but you could always ring the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stone
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 505277
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