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Star Stone

21 Stafford Street, Stone ST15 8QW, England
+44 1785 813096
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Pint by the canal

On a warm evening I had a pleasant pint sitting by the canal watching narrow boats use the lock... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
J_Jarndyce
,
Durham, United Kingdom
Very disappointing

Fantastic location, picturesque bar, food garbage. Change of menu since the last visit when it was... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Matt B
,
Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“Pint by the canal”
27 Jun 2018
“Very disappointing ”
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21 Stafford Street, Stone ST15 8QW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On a warm evening I had a pleasant pint sitting by the canal watching narrow boats use the lock. But there was no food on offer because the kitchen was being refurbished.

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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location, picturesque bar, food garbage. Change of menu since the last visit when it was average then. Food now is very poor. I ordered a 10oz rib-eye, the steak I was served was no more than 5oz, I accept the cooking effect but upon...More

Thank Matt B
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

There's many nice pubs in the town, but the Star definitely stands out. A cozy atmosphere, the view on the lock (steady boat traffic, interesting for kids and adults alike) and great drinks and food. The manager and the team are lovely, you're gonna feel...More

Thank yleopold89
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Wow. A lovely hot summer august bank holiday and an ideal place to watch the barges go by and through the locks. With 2 places to eat and drink one on each side you could and we did spend a few hours here. There were...More

Thank Andyh69
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

this is in a very relaxing position by the canal, staff very helpful,, plenty of choice for the meals, or sit out with a drink

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here a number of times now with the kids. The food and service is great ! And to sit outside on the picnic benches is a real treat if your into your boats,/ barges. They literally are right in front of your...More

Thank Granttanya30
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

It's been a long time since I visited this pub but as it was a glorious day felt like lunch by the canal, my husband had never been here so thought would show him. We ordered food I had a steak sandwich which I found...More

Thank Claire F
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

It's not very often I say anything bad but I was very disappointed with the food, we ordered chicken & bacon salad, it was served very dry, so I asked the young girl "isn't there a dressing that goes on the leaves, she said "...More

Thank nonestick
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent canal side pub - stop off for a drink and enjoy the outside tables & snug bar. The food needs improving if the pub is to make a go of dining. Helpful staff though.

Thank W K
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

rap crap crap. Ordered 2 surf and turfs meals. One steak fine other like leather. Chips so hard on outside and overcooked. Ran out of peas and pulled pork. Hello it's a bank holiday. Stock up for a busy weekend. Told staff of dissapointment with...More

Thank 2ulverscroft
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