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The Spittal Brook

Open Now: 12:00 - 23:00
Open today: 12:00 - 23:00
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it is what it is... but more

Its an honest to goodness, no nonsense pub. It has real ales (5 on tap when we visited) and a... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
509Martin
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Stafford, United Kingdom
Great food

We have never had a bad meal here but I should say more, the food is fantastic, a little bit pricey... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
JonG78
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Stafford
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2 Dec 2018
“Drinks”
30 Nov 2018
“Evening Drink”
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106 Lichfield Road, Stafford ST17 4LP, England
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

The customer service in this place is non existent. Drink up quickly before 11pm or you will get asked to leave. This place used to be a great local.

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank R953TDcolind
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Having been a regular customer when it was under previous management I was delighted when it reopened. When I first went in I was impressed with the refurbishment. The landlord seems a nice guy. I have heard some negative feedback regarding the landlady’s attitude towards...More

Date of experience: November 2018
10  Thank jason8642
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this Sunday, the pub was freezing, my dad never took his coat of the whole time there and the blokes next to us thought the same. We were told we couldn’t have a tab, so we could have food and drinks and pay...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank vwarren2016
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We have been regulars of 'The Spit' for quite a few years and unfortunately have had to watch it go 'downhill' for the past couple of years. It re-opened in August 2018 and is back to its former glory thanks to the fantastic landlord and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank corrianna
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter & I visited for the first time since it reopened. Had a lovely meal...rump steak....excellent...balti buffet...home cooked,made extra special with added extras...really tasty. Both meals were value for money made with local ingredients. Service excellent. Lovely to meet the new owners & staff...made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Make over looks fantastic, good variety of larger and ale, can’t wait for the food to start again on 14th.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Haigh74
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Its an honest to goodness, no nonsense pub. It has real ales (5 on tap when we visited) and a choice of meals including a number of specials. The locals are friendly and the bar staff the same. The chef was happy to chat about...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank 509Martin
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We have never had a bad meal here but I should say more, the food is fantastic, a little bit pricey but worth it. Nice by the river outside when it's sunny

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JonG78
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

I felt compelled to write this as tonight I have been astounded by the food. Sure, the pub is what it is; a locals pub with sport on the TV (great result for England in the T20 by the way) with barking dogs and the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Reptile_MTB
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

The pub is ok with plenty choices of real ales ! You can stay overnight but there is a train track right next door to it ! Sky sports and evening meals available! Prices reasonable too

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