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The Spotgate Inn

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Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
+44 1889 505277
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely meal on the carriages, nice comfortable seats, friendly service, there was a lunch time menu available and a Christmas menu, great prices for a lunch menu, food nice and hot, we will go again. Carriages usually after be booked in advance, to avoid disappointment! Veg comes separate to the meals, just thought would mention that because the photos I... More 

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is my favourite place to eat in the whole wide world! Amazing food, incredible ambience, fab staff - I love love love it!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I try to visit this place every couple of months certain things permitting. We have never had a bad meal at The Spotgate Pub and it is good pub grub. The Staff are pleasant the service is very good. We see regulars at place and it is good value for money. The first question at the top... More 

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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The last time we visited a lot of our favourites had been taken off the then new menu. As a result we didn't end up going back for a couple of years. When looking at places to celebrate a birthday this came up and we decided to give it another go; wow think we have been missing out. A variety... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a few times with my sister and her husband, the meals from start to finish are excellent, the braising steak melts in your mouth, and the staff Are very pleasant an helpful

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United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited The Spotgate Inn several times with my family, and we are never disappointed! We usually visit on a Sunday and enjoy a delicious traditional Sunday Roast, but last visited on a Saturday and finally got to sample the normal menu. Everything was absolutely delicious, piping hot and promptly served with a smile. Staff are very polite and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to spot gate last had a fabulous time celebrate my husbands birthday meal was the best I have ever had the staff so lovely and nothing to much trouble we had the private carriage brilliant we will certainly go again thank you all at the spotgate in for making my husbands night

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cannock
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on Tuesday this week , November, food was good ,staff very nice , it was quite cold not its usual hot cosy setting, being here last year in December when there was snow on the ground and when you finished your dinner all you wanted to do is sleep lol

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Staffordshire
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Been going here now for over 10 years and it is always a pleasure to eat in a very 1930's setting. The restaurant is set inside two ex-Pullman class railway carriages and takes us back to when we went on the Venice Simplon Orient Express. The staff are always pleasant and attentive, the food is well cooked, wholesome, plentiful and... More 

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a lovely countryside Inn- perhaps needing a bit more loving care- but for all that the food is ample and good quality. You can- if you are lucky dine in one of the 1950 railway dining cars at the rear of the pub-there are two. Or there is a further more sedate dining room. The only complaint if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?