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The Castle Inn

Closed Now: 17:00 - 23:00
Open today: 17:00 - 23:00
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Fantastic food every time

We live 40 minutes walk from this great little pub-restaurant and it’s always worth every minute of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jane L
via mobile
A Missed Treat

This is an opportunity missed - even the locals seem to be missing out. The food cooked by Paul is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Murray G
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“sunday lunch”(6 reviews)
“steak”(5 reviews)
“big portions”(2 reviews)
The pub is hidden in the depth of the Herefordshire countryside, a warm and welcoming atmosphere is created by the alternative layout of the building accompanying different levels from the bar right through to the restaurant. The Castle Inn presents...more
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Little Birch, Hereford HR2 8BB, England
+44 1981 540943
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All reviews sunday lunch steak big portions only criticism would be lovely village pub game pie cooked to perfection friendly pub lovely atmosphere warm welcome well worth a visit seb roast landlady ales flavoursome company
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live 40 minutes walk from this great little pub-restaurant and it’s always worth every minute of the walk ... the current owners are really welcoming, friendly, accommodating and have made this into a superb place to relax and chat quietly or meet/dine with friends/family...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jane L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an opportunity missed - even the locals seem to be missing out. The food cooked by Paul is extremely good but the pies are the best I've ever had the privilege to have - why people are not flocking there we cannot understand....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Murray G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visited this out of the way gem last week although only 10mins outside Hereford ,not easy to find worth persevering though. My wife had the Ciopino a delicious seafood dish full of fish in a garlic tomato sauce topped off with plump mussels and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Fitted us in at short notice and again had excellent lunch the bar and restaurant providing lovely atmosphere 😎👍

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank xentra33
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Just had a venison lunch. Followed by Eton mess. Absolutely beautiful everything done to perfection. This was my second visit the first a few weeks ago, I had a steak cooked as I asked again was fantastic. Great staff beer and food thank you.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sireed872
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

4 of us came for dinner on Friday evening. 2 seafood dishes, a steak and a pie with steamed veg (2 bits of broccoli). The pie was dreadful, dry and over cooked. Steak poor and the seafood just about ok. Sticky toffee pudding and a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This place is a little gem that is well worth finding. The real ale is well kept and they always have a great choice. The food is superb - with a very interesting menu - so different to the usual fair. The portions are generous...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James M
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Lovely village pub, great Landlord and Landlady. I've eaten here on a number of occasions and the meals have always been good. Popped in today for a roast and had the best Roast i've ever had. Crackling to die for . Well done Seb and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Churchill-Sir
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Ate here whilst on holiday in the village. Had 3 lovely meals in the beer garden with our dog. Planned to go back for Sunday lunch but the heat got the better of us!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Pink_Eeyore
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Superb evening meal and the best Sunday roast ever...great atmosphere and company...definitely recommended and we will definitely come again! 😊

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank catherine592
Sebastien C, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you Catherine for your time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you both in the near future 😎

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4 February 2018|
Response from seb c | Property representative |
Hi there, we are closed Monday and Tuesday. Open from 6pm till 11pm Wednesday-friday. Sat 12-3 6-11pm Sunday 12-4 Hope this helps 😊
28 March 2016|
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Response from Dgl292 | Property representative |
Yes they are welcome on bar area. Kind regards Dave