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The Shoulder of Mutton

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights as we had an exhibition through work in Birmingham. Neil the landlord was incredibly friendly and welcoming. We ate at the pub on the Monday night and had a full english every morning, the pub has just started doing food but the standard was very high and freshly prepared. I would definitely recommend staying...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Visited on a recommendation since the new owner has taken this place on. We only stayed for a drink on this occasion to check it out. The food looked absolutely amazing. Presentation and portion sizes looked spot on. Guessing it tasted amazing too overhearing the diners comments. Chatted to the new owner who clearly knows what he's doing and is...

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Had a lovely 3 course lunch. Freshly prepared and cooked by knowledgeable staff. Neil is very attentive and Bekki served well. Prices are reasonable, and the menu covers Jacket Potatoes, Sandwiches, Starters, main courses, not to mention the daily specials board, using local produce. Lovely desserts made by Neil, and fresh ground coffee with proper cream. Good luck with the...

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Pub now run by a guy called Neil who was at the horse & jockey Freeford Lichfield. Brought his high standards with him. Lovely meal n good pint of pedigree too. Will be coming back regular now. Last time we called in it was a bit rough so we just had a quick beer and went.

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stayed here while seeing friends in the village. Booked prior to the new owner (Neil) taking over but had to cancel one of the rooms 2 days before hand. No issue at all. My friend who lives in the village went to the pub and had a quick chat with Neil to check everything was fine. So from the off,...

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Thank Alan P
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This pub has recently been taken over by a new owner (Neil), however we made our booking with the previous one a few months ago. Neil honoured the booking and we had an excellent weekend stay. All the staff were really friendly, the room very clean and well maintained and the food and drink great. The place has an awesome...

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Thank Dan W
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Stayed here for one night at the end of a metal festival which was happening nearby. The staff were understanding about letting me into the room earlier and also very helpful and accommodating regarding check out time, helping me contact a taxi etc. Nice room, quiet, comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. Would definitely stay again! Thank you for making my visit...

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Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner came first food last night and watched through the rain band the food and service was 5* and would recommend to anyone great prices on all food and drink aswell and the band was brilliant 🍻🍻

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The copule who own this B&B will go out of thier way to make you well very welcome, comfortable, and happy. Nothing is too much for them. They are always on hand for whatever you might need. Be that a friendly chat, info about the local area, food, a drink or a top up for the room amenities. Thank you...

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1Thank Bristolpunkx
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Fabulous, a warm and friendly welcome after a deeply unpleasant experience being turned away with a baby (!!) at the Waterfront in Barton Marina. Beautifully laid out including a play room, and a lovely atmosphere for families of all ages...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a much loved community pub in the heart of one of Staffordshire's prettiest villages - Barton under Needwood. We're close to the A38, National Memorial Aboretum at Alrewas and nearby Lichfield and Burton upon Trent. Our B&B has 4 ensuite bedrooms and is currently being refurbished - we hope to reopen them in January 2016. We have a warm, welcoming lounge bar, more lively pool and darts bar together with a children's indoor play room, free parking and lovely beer garden. We serve home-cooked, comfort food - simple but delicious! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shoulder of Mutton

Address: 16 Main Street, Barton-under-Needwood, Burton upon Trent DE13 8AA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Burton upon Trent > Barton-under-Needwood
Number of rooms: 4
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