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 Selected Comments in Hereford

Natasha
 Cider
Nice 👍🏿 pint 🍺 of Stowford Press to
Wash down my Potnoodle sandwich.
Sunday, April 29, 2018Rating: rosettes

Nigel Tabb
 Looking forward
Looking forward to visiting this establishment next season with my beloveded Torquay United ⚽️ Up The Gulls
Monday, April 23, 2018Rating: rosettes

Jordon
 Quiz
Anyone know how many on a team and is there a prize for winners
Monday, April 9, 2018Rating: rosettes

Anon
 Quiz
According to the website, the quiz begins at 8.30pm
Monday, April 9, 2018Rating: No rosettes

Jordon
 
What time does the Quiz start ?
Monday, April 9, 2018Rating: rosettes

John
 Monthly Quiz
Enjoy the monthly quiz night on the first Sunday of every month.
Sunday, April 8, 2018Rating: rosettes

Music Man
 Great venue live music
Friday, April 6, 2018Rating: rosettes

Anon
 Change of name and management
The former Rose Garden (or Rosie) has been renamed Secret Garden.
Monday, March 12, 2018Rating: No rosettes

Mrs j mr e crompton
 Best Sunday lunch in hereford
We go to the bush most Sundays, and often take friends with us too. Always a great selection to choose from, everything is home-made. Always a friendly welcome and the waitresses are wonderful. We've tried a lot of Sunday lunches but no where beats the bush, we would recommend it to everyone.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014Rating: rosettes

Mandy south all
 Lovely service really good food
Have moved next door to bush bank for two years now,what a treat.all the family enjoy the atmosfere,and the staff are always helpfull with our grandchildren.
Saturday, March 29, 2014Rating: rosettes

Mark
 Never had a bad meal
Been coming here on and off for 8 years. never had a bad meal. its a little bit out of hereford but for us , if you want a nice little country pub, decent prices with good food. its one of our favorites.
Sunday, April 28, 2013Rating: rosettes

Christine & Sarah
 Fron owner in reponse to below comments
Firstly we have seen trade change dramatically during the 17 years I have owned The Bush Inn.
In the early years (1995-2004) we had a pool table & darts team, but those friendly locals were 18-25 yrs old - they are now i n 30-40s with mortgages and children. The majority have moved out of the village due to high house prices.
Once the smoking ban was introduced we found more and more people requiring good pub food- as a consequence we removed the unplayed dart board and pool table and redecorated.
The reduced supermarket prices for alcohol has played a big part in the demise of the British pub.
We open lunchtimes from 12 and evenings from 7pm (saturday 6.30pm) these have been our opening hours since 1995.
As for saying we are inconsistent, I have been the chef since day 1 preparing fresh, home-cooked value for money food and have many loyal regular customers.
Drinkers are very welcome here - not just those that are eating.
We will be celebrating 18 years of successful business in May.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013Rating: rosettes

TS
 Not an inn...
This used to simply be the best public house in a twenty mile radius. The beer was good, the locals were friendly, the food was decent and all essential bar games were present.
Why they had to change it to a restaurant I will never know. The food is mediocre, and unless you are eating, you get a very frosty reception from the uppity clientele that seem to now inhabit the place.
To add insult to injury, unless you go on a sunday, you are never sure if the place will be open or not. I have driven past quit a few times in the early evening and the lights have all been out.

Bottom line, changing format, this formerly brilliant pub has changed into a soulless, inconsistent generic country restaurant aspiring to greatness, but just can't be bothered with the journey.
Thursday, January 10, 2013Rating: rosettes

Mike
 Wonderful food
Best Sunday lunch we've had in a long time, lovely views, great service, fantastic food, the perfect country pub.

Mike & Jan Poiner
Thursday, October 11, 2012Rating: rosettes

doreen
 lovely family run country pub
My husband and myself have been visitng the bush for many years, (around 12 if my memory serves me correctly). We often take friends for meals and are always made to feel very welcome.
There is always a lovely selection of home-cooked meals on the menu and my husbands special dietary requirements are always met. This is something we find hard to achieve in other restaurants. we always enjoy one of the home-made deserts, the sticky toffee pudding is a treat and must be tried.
we look forward to our next visit.
Doreen & Michael Hayes
Wednesday, September 12, 2012Rating: rosettes

christine
 THE REAL TRUTH!!
correct to the below comment, lies!!
except for the very rare occassion no dogs and certainly never any cats are allowed in our public areas.
He forgot to mention in the slating of us that he had two big pitbull/staffy type dogs with them. This is why we politely asked them to relocate to an area which was away from our dining customers, also the weather was fine so they could of sat outside on our patio area where dogs are welcome. They were requested twice to move (from the dining area) and rudely refused which annoyed both the landlord and myself the landlady. for someone who had refused to move and who had consumed some of there drinks they were lucky to get a refund at all, we never asked you to leave we asked you to RELOCATE!!
Friday, August 31, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Fred
 Cider
Best cider in Hereford and do a great sausage in garlic batter.
Friday, July 20, 2012Rating: rosettes

Nicola Kefford
 what about banned people
when it re-opens will the banned people be allowed back.
i waa banned (mistakenly) because someone was smoking drugs in the toilet and i walked in and the landlady thought it was me but it was not me it was another girl.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012Rating: No rosettes

penny boucher
 under new management
under new management
complete re-furbishment
new pub teams
new atmosphere

re-opens 18th august 2012
Tuesday, July 10, 2012Rating: rosettes

bengy
 top pub
we love the food i think the previous comments were lies ?
Monday, July 9, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Lee Betts
 The pub smells of cats pee!!!!
I entered the pub and noticed it smelt of cat urine! Sat at a table with a pint of cider and looked at the menu. But the smell put me off so decided not to eat. The table we sat at had no cutlery or condiments and looked like a bar table! When the barman found we were not eating he told us to go to the back room to drink our drinks! I told him no and he became very rude. I got a reluctant refund on our drinks and left. I WOULD ADVISE ALL TO AVIOD THIS PLACE LIKE THE PLAGUE!!! Without doubt the rudest and most arrogant barman I've ever met. If you want a good friendly pub and restaurant in this area carry on down the road to The Nags Head. Extremely friendly staff and an enjoyable place to visit And a far better choice of beers and ciders.
Sunday, July 1, 2012Rating: No rosettes

libby
 is it open
Thursday, June 28, 2012Rating: No rosettes

MAY
 GOOD FOOD
Monday, May 28, 2012Rating: rosettes

Dawnie
 Unspoilt by carpets
A unique pub that hasnt lost the good real pub feel,great courtyard and the beer festys are amazing fun,if you can remember them.Looking forward to this years,local charities and good causes benefit greatly
Friday, June 25, 2010Rating: rosettes

Graham and Richard Davies
 Whitehouse - Lovely, quaint pub
Lovely, quaint pub. Great ales that myself and my father enjoy. Great a La Carte menu too. Recommended by 2 regulars
Thursday, January 14, 2010Rating: rosettes

Tom Cutler
 Absolute BEAST
Absolute BEAST... of a pub. Me and my homies hang here on a Friday enjoying the euphoric beats of grime, dubstep and speedcore.
Thursday, January 14, 2010Rating: rosettes

Philip Tanswell
 Bunch of Carrots - Good Carvery
Can't beat a good carvery in here, washed down with a crisp pint of Stowford Press
Thursday, January 14, 2010Rating: rosettes

robin bennett
 Outstanding food in a lovely country pub.
This pub is one of the friendliest around serving excellent food and wine with Butty Bach for real ale drinkers. Run by Richard and Gail this country pub offers everything you would want.
Thursday, August 27, 2009Rating: rosettes

Booknut Tamworth
 
Had a fantastic meal at the Garway Inn on August 21st. Scott was very attentive found us a table at short notice, the atmosphere was very buzzy and the pub was full of locals enjoying a night out. The meal was splendid, all produce is locally sourced and my meal contained the biggest faggots I had ever since. Well worth a visit.
Tuesday, August 25, 2009Rating: rosettes

Ross Tanswell
 Great pub, I always ienjoy a half pint in here!
Wednesday, June 25, 2008Rating: rosettes

chris jones
 rump steak
we had lovely starters last night, but the rump steak was awful, very tough. I know we should have complained, but its easier just to pay, and not go back
Sunday, June 1, 2008Rating: rosettes

Nigel Jones
 
We regularly visit The Bush Inn every Sunday and have a fantsatic Sunday Roast Dinner, which I am sure you will all enjoy.

The staff are a lovely bunch andvery much enhoy being there/
Sunday, February 18, 2007Rating: rosettes

Rory Lewis
 
Gr8 pub , Lovely food , Reasonably priced , friendly staff and locals , overall a gr8 atmosphere.
Saturday, December 30, 2006Rating: rosettes

Robert Stone
 Great Food
Visiting relatives in Hereford recently, I have been twice for Sunday luch; first class service and food; highly recommended.
Wednesday, August 16, 2006Rating: rosettes

Wendy Hyett
 Bunch of Carrots - Great food!
I found the food to be of good value & great quality. Have been going to the Bunch Of Carrots for many years & can highly recommend it.
Tuesday, August 1, 2006Rating: rosettes

Amanda Knight
 Homemade food, fresh fish - Gorgeous!!
Great atmosphere & good choice of homemade dishes- the puds are great and the fish? Well what can i say - the mussels were so fresh i havent tasted better out of France - gorgeous food and service - couldnt fault it. Quality from a pub/restaurant that is still suffering from previous awful food offerings.
Wednesday, July 12, 2006Rating: rosettes

Jonathon Green
 A great pub now
This pub used to be very busy and had good pub food when Adrian was the owner. Since he left a few years ago it was taken over by a new owner. Who had good intentions but lost all of the local trade. He then left and a new couple came who did a very poor job. You would go there for food and they would say something like we couldent be bothered to do food tonite. I live only half a mile away so kept going to see if things picked up but they did not and i found there was only a couple of people in. Thankfully the new owners left and a fresh owner has now taken over. Offering food all day and it is packed again.
Monday, June 5, 2006Rating: rosettes

Madeline Hughes
 Fantastic village pub
Fantastic village pub serving real ales and a hearty home cooked meal. The staff are very welcoming and you are made to feel right at home. Well worth a visit.
Sunday, April 9, 2006Rating: rosettes

Bill Evans
 Hereford's live music hub
I love to watch live entertainment, and there is simply nowhere better to do so than in the Black Lion. They have live music at least three nights a week, offering a very broad range of styles to suit everybody. From the fantastic driving beats of Taxi, to the mind-blowing vocal performances of the multi-talented Ian Marshall, the talent that this pub pulls in is immense. To top it all off, the beer is excellent, the food, I gather, is second to none, and the welcome is heart warming.
Tuesday, March 14, 2006Rating: rosettes

Sarah mennell
 will be back again without doubt, fantastic!
wonderfully refreshing!
the food was outstanding with every item on the generous menu coming from local sources.
The pub is lovely and cosy and the friendly staff go to any length to make your experience a memorable one.
Wednesday, February 8, 2006Rating: rosettes

michael hughes
 awful beer
Took 4 goes for the landlord to pour a decent pint that hadn't gone off. First 2 of 'brains SA' tasted sour and had turned into vinegar. The third, of Brains Rev James also tasted foul, with a fruity aldehyde smell. Finally a pint of the ordinary Brains bitter was ok. Pity because Brains is such great beer(everywhere else). Would not go back here.
Thursday, January 26, 2006Rating: No rosettes

SID
 my favourite watering hole!
I go to my favourite pub every day. Sometimes i am awake, but most of the time i fall asleep, especially on weekends. I go to the pub with only 10 but somehow i manage to get absolutely plastered!!! and end up sat on the loo watching the tele.
Wednesday, January 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

Karen Richards, Jason Coleman
 Now serving Real Ale and under new ownership
Since changing ownership in February, the proprietors have now started serving Adnams Real Ale as part of their drive to put the house back on the map for the first time in over 10 years. We are currently featured in the local Hopvine newsletter.
Wednesday, June 15, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Mike Thackeray
 Friendly, Traditional, Great Location.
Visited several times during my stay. Landlord and staff very pleasant and welcoming.
Great Food and Cheap.
Gorgeous View of the River, Cathedral and Old Bridge.
Recommend to anyone.
Beer was Great Too.
Friday, May 27, 2005Rating: rosettes

Elaine Taylor
 Good food, drink and atmosphere!!!
A wonderfully atmospheric local pub, with great food all round, and a well run bar. The managers Katharine and Paul are extremely friendly and efficient and always make you feel welcome and each time everything has been to the same standard, also children are made to feel welcome and catered for with a play area, would totally recommend this as a must try once in my lifetime pub!!!
Thursday, May 12, 2005Rating: rosettes

bex
 fab
the best pub ever
Tuesday, April 26, 2005Rating: rosettes

will mears
 brilliant
wow
Tuesday, April 26, 2005Rating: rosettes

liz mears
 very good
very very very good
Tuesday, April 26, 2005Rating: rosettes

Richard
 Best Food and Real Ale in the County
The Lion Inn has great real ales and sumptuous home made food is from local sources. They have specialist diets with vegetarian and vegan wines. Traditional, home made Sunday roast lunches with house speciality Beef Wellington.
Saturday, April 23, 2005Rating: rosettes

Hywel
 A pub full of vibrant atmosphere
The Barrels stands out from any other pub I have been in for its friendly service and easy-going vibrant atmosphere. It offers real ale and often hosts excellent live music. The beer festival that takes place there in August is outstanding and brings culture to the city of Hereford.
Saturday, March 19, 2005Rating: rosettes

Han
 The Spread
The Spread is amazing. Best food and drink for miles......
Thursday, March 3, 2005Rating: rosettes

Bryan and Julia Fretton
 Excellent all round
We had occasion to use this pub twice in one day - pre and post funeral. The first meeting of relatives was not pre-booked. The meals were excellent. Large, well cooked and nicely presented. Our later buffet was ready, tasty and perfect.
Wednesday, February 23, 2005Rating: rosettes

Jamie Pockett
 Beautiful barmaids....
It's great! I go in there to meet my mates have a pint of Shandy and then go home! Sometimes they will buy me a pint so I might stay for 1 more....they usually stay in there for the rest of night and get drunk and loud and become dicks but I'm happily married and have higher morals than them!
Monday, February 7, 2005Rating: rosettes

touch
 voodoo chile
v gud 4 all those young metal heads on those friday nights. gr8 atmosphere if u kno ppl in there , usually ppl r v friendly
Thursday, December 9, 2004Rating: rosettes

Amy Smart
 Barstaff
The Barstaff at the cock of tupsley were great and i really fanceied the boy who was called joel, he was well fit. id love to get his number and meet for a drink sometime.
Tuesday, December 7, 2004Rating: rosettes

dave williams
 Brilliant
Amazing, cool, the place to be on a friday night in hereford.
Tuesday, July 20, 2004Rating: rosettes

Steve James
 Excellent Pub
New to the area - made to feel welcome as soon as I walked in the pub.
Bar staff were brilliant!
Thursday, July 1, 2004Rating: rosettes

donald
 a very beautiful place
a very beautiful place
Saturday, September 1, 2001Rating: rosettes

Tim Ruthven
 Country pub, with food and function facilities
Excellent service & food, they have new children's play equipment, I loved all the fire places & stone floors. The carvery was excellent value.

The contact is Chis Collins & Mhari Ashworth
Thursday, April 20, 2000Rating: rosettes


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