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The Woodman

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Danford Lane, Claverley WV5 7DG, England
+44 1746 710553
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12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Wolverhampton
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155 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We returned after a break of over twelve months and were left feeling why had we left it this long? We had the haddock chowder, mussels and black pudding salad to start all of which were delicious. Followed by the steak pie, which had the most delicious pastry and the roquefort tart which was to die for... Return visit already... More 

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Thank JSMWolverhampton
Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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187 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a midweek lunch at this very nice pub. Lovely modern yet cosy decor. We loved the way that there is a board on the wall telling you where the food is sourced.. Lovely atmosphere and friendly service. Gluten free options available.

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was driving past following a meeting in Shrewsbury. How lucky was I? Had a great lunch, and even though I was by myself was not made to feel rushed. Lovely service and superb hake with tarragon cream sauce. The marmalade bread and butter pud could have done with a tad more marmalade (or orange zest) or less raisins (maybe more... More 

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Munich, Germany
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We got from our business partner a hint to go there for a dinner. We had no reservation. No problem - we got a table for 5. Very good food, very nice interior and very nice people serving. Excellent food for reasonable money. Thanks again!

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Brierley Hill, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

10/10 yet again for the staff and food at this venue.we had to book but it was well worth it. [Wednesday evening]

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Wolverhampton
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for Sunday lunch. Fantastic value for money. Service excellent. They make you feel important. All the food is locally sourced. Looking forward to reining.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleased we had booked. Restaurant nearly full by 6.30! Attentive 7 pleasant staff. Excellent & well presented food served without fuss & without rushing us.

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally go during the evening but for a change booked for lunch. We ordered a fish sharing platter, roast beef sandwich and smoked salmon sandwich. The fish sharing platter was delicious and varied included crab, chilli prawns, smoked salmon and mackerel, bread and butter and garnish. The beef sandwich was served with a slice of beef, a little gravy, on... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It had been a year since we had visited the Woodman and the food was better than ever. I had crab which was absolutely delicious and extremely tasty. The service was good although it took 50 minutes from arrival to bringing our meals as they were very busy. This has definitely has not put us off and we will be... More 

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Kumyali, Cyprus
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were treated to a meal at The Woodman by friends who live in the area. It is often difficult to find vegan food in regular restaurants but the menu had options that suited us and the staff could not have been more helpful. We chose the veg curry and it was delicious. Much better than the usual veg curry... 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
Average prices
US$24 - US$88
Cuisine
British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Danford Lane, Claverley WV5 7DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Claverley
  • Phone Number: +44 1746 710553
Description
The Woodman is a gastro pub set in glorious countryside, specialising in the use of local produce. Fresh fish and shellfish feature on the menu too. You will also find a superb choice of wines and cask ales. In the summer months enjoy the lovely outdoor seating areas. We serve dinner and a competetive lunch time menu that includes fantastic sandwiches and platters to share.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?