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Samuel Barlow Bar & Restaurant

) #33 of 137 Restaurants in Tamworth €€ - €€€ , British,
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
+44 1827 898175
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (12 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
“real ale” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I live in Polesworth and decided to go for a nice walk along the canal, we had every intention of going for a pint and a gin along with a meal at Samual Barlows, as I had heard such a lot of good things about...More

Thank LeeC602
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited many times over many years but each time seems to get a little worse. Tonight we order Doom Bar... sorry ran out, okay Guinness... ran out of that too! Settled for a Speckled Hen and vodka and coke but both were flat! Sat...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Had some nice dinners in there. Because its a small place the alcoholic down and outs that hang out in there stick out like a saw thumb on saturday nights theres always one with a red jumper named alan with a map of africa on...More

Thank adam b
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome 10 pf us for dinner and it didn't disappoint kaz the chef really excellent and came out to check all was good and have a chat defo recommend but pre book for sundays as gets busy and right by marina

Thank Pete C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Very attentive service, warm welcome for us and our dog, good quality pub food and friendly customers !

Thank Boyes R
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We eat at Sammy Barlow's a couple of times a month and always look forward to each visit. Service can seem a little slow at times but that's because food is freshly prepared, and is always worth the wait. Our grandson has special needs, he...More

Thank Anneffingbee
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We are a small group of people known as the Friends of Alvecote, we meet on a monthly basis as we are currently working on raising money for the play area refurbishment. We eat and discuss our next moves. I have never been disappointed with...More

Thank jayne c
Reviewed 8 January 2017

we walked from the gate pub (dog friendly in the bar) to there with the dog, along the canal (about 35 minutes). It is dog friendly, the staff were lovely and the food portions were massive and really nice (glad we shared). There was lots...More

Thank greg11674
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Went on Tuesday night. Staff were excellent and friendly. Food was freshly cooked and was really superb. Definitely on our meal list. Thanks everyone.

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Six people attended the pub, each one of us all said the food was excellent, fresh vegetables, meat locally source. Pub setting, around a marine and canal. Boats a plenty to look at, fish numerous, small big. Bar staff ,waiters, chef, manager (chef),on number of...More

Thank 55jimowen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Robeys Lane | Alvecote, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Tamworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1827 898175
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