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The Old Brown Cow

Carrer de la Rioja, 43840 Salou, Spain
+34 977 38 42 26
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Carrer de la Rioja, 43840 Salou, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place was directly across the road to our hotel, so often stopped for a drink. We did have bacon and sausage sandwiches also, they were basic, but ok. You can sit in or out. We sat out out during the day. But we sat...More

Thank sandrac58
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here a couple of times. The beer was nice and cheap if you drink the local (Mahou). The food was good, we had a chicken curry and veg curry. Reasonable price to. The service was good and staff friendly. It's a sun trap...More

Thank calvnffc
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

4 of us called in for evening meal, it looks ok inside. I had the calves liver and onions and it was not calves, probably pigs liver and not much of it either and the chips was frozen chips, the ribs was ok but he...More

1  Thank Paulandtracey75
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Happened upon this after reading reviews and so pleased we found it. Our 1 year old grand daughter hadn't really eaten anything the first couple of days after we arrived in Salou but read from the reviews that the mince and tatties were good. So...More

2  Thank killieliz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had several meals here, the breakfast was ok not the best and we had better elsewhere. I am not sure if they have had a change of chef but it wasn't like our last experience in May. The steak my partner felt it tasted...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a table ,got asked if we wanted food ,when answered yes ,both server and chef shook their heads ,food was under average kept bringing bits out saying "oh he forgot your sausage" then the same with chips.my advice would be don't waste your time...More

Thank kris g
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lasagna, really tasty ! Hubby had home made steak pie, proper mash, cauliflower, carrots and peas,, really enjoyed as the hotel seems to be unable to access any veg at all! And has an utterly tasteless menu! This place is an oasis in...More

Thank JanStHelens
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice British pub with lots of seating inside and out.very cheap prices,coffee tea and soft drink for 4€,can't argue with that.

Thank Woolylamb68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch, me and my young daughter, and the food was really lovely, it was well priced too compared with other such places. Been a few years ago and enjoyed its pub atmosphere and wasn't rowdy like other places. Very nice pub and...More

Thank Kate_M22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

People are great, service is great and the food is especially good. I have always been satisfied with the service. Roast dinners are a must, and if there is nothing on the menu you like they will always try to help find you something you...More

Thank Pauline070947
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14 August 2016|
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Response from Nicola B | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think that's the last month
Yvonne S
20 March 2016|
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Response from Alison W | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure either. But the staff are great and i am sure they will accomadate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de la Rioja, 43840 Salou, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Salou
  • Phone Number: +34 977 38 42 26
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