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the dog and muffler inn

Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“strawberries” (15 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
“apple crumble” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived without a booking and given a table for 30 mins wait. Dealt with Gluten free request from one of our party very well. Good service at bar and table and food was all good though big portions and good range of drinks available. First...More

Thank Wheatear09
Reviewed 2 days ago

Reviewed this previously after our initial visit and have returned a few times since. Partner always has gammon and always seems to be good same for steak. Visited two weeks ago for Friday lunch. Partner again had gammon, chips were awful were dry over cooked...More

Thank Wyeandforest
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 friends and our lil one booked a Sunday lunch whilst we were staying nearby in the Forest of Dean. No issues with booking in advance, lady was very accommodating and happily booked us in for the last setting at lunch. We arrived slightly early...More

Thank 1Shoker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are made to feel welcome as soon as you arrive, the food is not 'posh nosh' just good portions and well cooked with plenty of variety. Have been a few times and never had a bad meal, and always try something different. Please take...More

Thank 108iand
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A warm welcome, good consistant food and service awaits you at this cosy country pub.It is a little bit out of the way but well worth travelling the extra mile My wife and I, as well as other family members, visit regularly alihough we live...More

Thank stevea4981
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Visited on a busy saturday evening with 6 friends.Lovely reception by the staff who were attentive and helpfull,Four of our party had steaks and each one was perfectly cooked and was well presented,infact the other four meals were lovely.Highly recommended.Lovely relaxing evening,.

Thank M S
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Friendly service, friendly atmosphere and a clean pub. The menu is simple but has quality and range - clearly there is a pride in the pub. Generous portion sizes and the food was delicious. A small range of single malt whiskys and good draft ale....More

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We rang up at 20 past 6 on a Saturday night and was given a table for 7pm, my partner had the garlic prawn to start which he said was delicious however unfortunately we couldn’t say the same for our mains. We both ordered the...More

1  Thank traveller942015
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Went for lunch easter sunday with family for my birthday at 2pm,was still very busy, but fantastic starters shredded beef, we all had roast, turkey or pork, it was lovely, plenty of fresh veg and great selection, not just your usual choice of a couple,...More

Thank L0uanne
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A little gem tucked away. It was a very busy day and we did have to book. Glad we did though because the welcome, atmosphere and food were all stunning. Dog friendly too! We had Sunday lunch and it was fabulous!

Thank Amadeus H
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12 September 2017|
Response from Emma R | Reviewed this property |
Looks to have gone. Perhaps enquiry via their Facebook page?
2 December 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Chicken or Fish Goujons Lasagne Scampi Fish Cakes Bangers and Mash Curry Pasta with cheese or tomato sauce Sausage and Chips Ham, Egg and Chips Many Thanks
27 November 2016|
Response from KatieManager | Property representative |
Hello Yes we have a children's menu. Kind Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Hill | Joyford, Coleford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Coleford
  • Phone Number: 01594-83-24-44
Near Coleford
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