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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews fish and chips burger lamb sunday roast pudding the pub specials board car park at lunchtime lovely atmosphere great lunch stoke pubs
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Having been here 3 or4 times in the last year or so, it never disappoints on any aspect. Gorgeous pub and outdoor areas are stunning. Food is amazing with good portion sizes. Above all, the staff here are what makes it. It’s always so busy...but they’re just so “on it”. My absolute favourite pub !More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the Old Plough for Sunday roast and were not disappointed - the beef roast was cooked to perfections! Amazing food and atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Usual lovely welcome and service…a favourite for 7 years…ah well, a bit disappointing foodwise this time. Burger was very average : beef overcooked, gritty, dry, tasted like cardboard. Fries weren’t really poor, potatoes very low quality. Chicken schnitzel was way too garlicky, garlic with chicken…anyway....A bad evening…many good ones to come.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us celebrated a friend’s birthday. Like so many places it was obvious that they were very short staffed. But our young waitress pressed on and was very professional indeed. Food was very good/ restaurant was packed and because we all understand the pressures...faced by restaurants today it was a very good evening. Would returnMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 27 August 2021

Went on a week night but was still quite busy which was led for a good atmosphere. I had a burger which was good but could have done with more chips, I still felt quite hungry afterwards. Otherwise nothing else to fault

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 18 August 2021

I have been going to the Old Plough since it opened about 11 years ago and I must go there at least once or twice per month and in that whole time I don't think I've ever had a bad meal or poor service. Seriously...this is an exceptional place to eat, how they manage to get it right pretty much every time beats me. Great food, lovely atmosphere and really friendly staff. Superb and cannot rate it highly enough.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 5 August 2021 via mobile

Went here for dinner as family of 4. Prebooked so no problem. Car park was full but OK parking across the road. Food and waitress service were excellent. No rushing but no lengthy waits between courses. Liver and bacon main course was exceptional.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 August 2021

Spacious and safely distanced table on pretty outside patio. Sarah, our waitress,was super friendly and attentive. Pacing of service was excellent and the food utterly delicious (everything we had!). A perfect place for a relaxing lunch and we recommend it strongly.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 24 July 2021 via mobile

Thank you for being there for Sunday roast takeaway. And so good to be back in the dining room. Food is good. Always on point. No surprise. Prices on point. (A new Italian place in Cobham should learn…). Lovely professional service. Keep it up

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 18 July 2021 via mobile

Sorely disappointed with our visit on Friday evening. Admittedly we only wanted a drink and I appreciate other people would be staring to eat but we didn’t plan to stay long. We got a table and ordered quickly then proceeded to wait 15 mins for...our two drinks. In the end we had to cancel and leave as we had to be elsewhere. There was a large group of young men who were very loud and others were avoiding sitting in the vicinity. But clearly they were spending a lot of more money than quiet couples! Shame as it’s a lovely location.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Alwaysmoving55
31 October 2020|
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Response from 542laviniar | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is vegetarian options ,can’t remember all of them ,you could check out on line I should think.
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Fiona S
6 November 2018|
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Response from SineadC75 | Reviewed this property |
It’s not really the kind of place you’d go to watch the game as it’s more of a restaurant. I’d suggest The Running Mare nearby as a more suitable venue.
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Jo R
8 July 2018|
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Response from Cloggy23 | Reviewed this property |
From memory yes. Their gardens, where you can eat too, are big. Plenty of space for the kids to run around
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The Old Plough is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5