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The Island Pool

Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
+44 1562 850311
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“hash browns” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As you may have noticed from my previous reviews, I do enjoy a nice breakfast! I often drive past the Island Pool and have been meaning to call in, and last month I finally managed it. There is so much competition now with pubs serving...More

Thank Mark_on_a_Mission
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lunch time carvery with parents. I had turkey with plenty of veg. I normally go to the New Wellington and this is equally as good. The pub is in a nicer location than the Wellington. Very nice and good value for money. £24 for...More

Thank Jayne S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for Sunday lunch today after seeing several vegetarian options on the website. When we arrived we were told that there was only one option available as it was Sunday, or we could have some of the vegetables from the carvery at a reduced rate....More

Thank TarKilLin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had not visited here for a meal since it was the Cookley Arms so decided to return. We both opted for carvery meals although it's possible to choose dishes off the other menu. It was a Thursday evening and the restaurant was quite full...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great carvery, good value for money, very helpful and friendly staff. We go quite often as it’s close to home. Worth a visit.

Thank kevinhawkins258
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with friends on a Friday. We did book to ensure that we had a table. Our friends had visited before and said it was good but they admitted that it had improved in layout. We were sat fairly close to the carvery. We...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don’t think I’ve once been disappointed with the carvry here or the price and the staff . There is a massive choice of meats and veggies and the price is spot on . Can’t really fault this place for that at all

Thank Darren B
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Always busy. Food is cheap and good. Nice little pub. Friendly staff. Carvery is good but roast potatoes need improving.

Thank Hayley G
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

As a family. This is the nicest Cavery in the area. Prices are OK, Beer is pretty decent and food is very good.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Well what a meal , customer service below par , roast potatoes hard and done in a chipper burnt and nasty looking , veg hard , seriously what a let down used to be so good , been there quite a few times before but...More

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Questions & Answers
24 January 2018|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
4.45 for breakfast and 1.20 for a refill tea or coffee
Wendy R
6 December 2017|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
hi none of the gravy is suitable for vegetarians if u ask the bar they will get some gravey suitable for you
Wendy R
26 November 2017|
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Response from Lindybow | Reviewed this property |
i am pretty sure that there is a ramp to the right of the steps, just give them a ring they are really friendly they will let you know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Kidderminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1562 850311
  • E-mail
The Island Pool is a clasic country pub serving not only a high standard of food but great tradional ales. We have to offer, a carvery with a choice our locally sourced meats accompanied by a wide variety of fresh locally sourced vegetables. Alongside our carvery we have an extensive menu with a range of foods to suit any and every pallet. We are proud to offer exquisite beef steaks, also sourced locally, and are all cooked to perfection.For Bookings or any information, send us a message or give us a call! We look forward to welcoming you soon.
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