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The Whittington Arms

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
+44 1543 432340
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish cakes” (13 reviews)
“cod” (9 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
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1 - 10 of 780 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Everytime i visit its just perfect! Food is to an extremly high standard, And the service is always five star! Amazing staff who make the experience a joy Last served by jackie, Chloe and Olivia. Food was cooked by George and Dan, Spot on perfection!

1  Thank pottsliam
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi pottsliam Thanks for taking the time to write us a great review and the high star rating. I'll be sure to pass on your comments to all mentioned in your review Regards Roy GM

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Whittington Arms as a group of 15 for my wifes Birthday, the area we were given was large enough to accomodate us easily. We didnt have to wait an unreasonable amount of time for anything all night, as soon as we had...More

Thank Alasdair L
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Alasdair L, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Whittington Arms! Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review, I have passed your comments to the whole team Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son booked dinner for both of us as part of my Christmas treat. We arrived early and had a few drinks at the bar. My son asked twice if our table was ready but still we were 20 minutes later sat at the table...More

1  Thank Tattyw
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tattyw thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Whittington arms for family Christmas Family 'get together' on 15th December 2017. Christmas menu choice was good with good portions. Staff very welcoming and helpful. Children's meal was a reasonable size. Pub is well furnished & decorated, but perhaps there could have been...More

Thank suzique2016
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Suzique2016, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Whittington Arms! I look forward to seeing you soon Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nicely done out pub, good choice of beers and food was great. Not massive portions, but not skimping either. More a couples or family type place. Went in the dark so not sure what garden area like. Recommend Added info: my father was born...More

Thank Darren C
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Darren C, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Whittington Arms! Always good to hear of the history of the building Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10 of us visited the Pub for my Sisters Birthday on New Years Eve Afternoon, the meal took ages to be served and when the Main Course came out 2 of the Trio of Roasts were only just warm, we sent it back and when...More

2  Thank Emma H
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Emma H, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Whittington Arms, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have dined here on several occasions with colleagues, and alway before significant work interviews the next day. The food is always of a good quality and they seem to be consistent in their efforts. Booking ahead is advised unless you want to wait, and...More

1  Thank morebeernow
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Morebeernow, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Whittington Arms! Thank you for reviewing Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jackie made our Christmas Eve family get together particularly perfect! The food was lovely and she was super accommodating to my fussy Dad! Thank you Jackie.

Thank JordanM1991
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jordanm1991 Thanks so much for your great comments. All your families' comments have been passed on to Jackie and the rest of the team Regards Roy General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say about The Whittington Arms?? Firstly that the service given by Jackie was a breath of fresh air in a hospitality world where waiters & waitresses seem either devoid of personality or frightened to not properly converse with their customers. Jackie’s approach...More

Thank Kevin M
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kevin What an amazing review! Thank you! Jackie enjoyed your party as much as you enjoyed Jackie! I look forward to next year! Happy New Year Roy General Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family tradition with our grown up kids is to meet for a family meal on Christmas Eve and celebrate Christmas as my family in Europe are doing. It is a special night for us. Jackie and the team looked after us so well and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
General Manager A, Manager at The Whittington Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you so much for your high rating! I've enjoyed reading all your reviews I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your evening so much Regards Roy General Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamworth Road | WS14 9PS, Lichfield WS14 9PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Lichfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 432340
  • E-mail
Description
Sensitively restored and brimming with countryside charm, The Whittington Arms offers British pub hospitality. Mixing classic recipes and modern dishes, the menu is dictated by the seasons, with daily-changing specials also on offer. The bar is amply stocked with fine wines and smooth cask ales, and chunky wood furnishings and quirky décor make for a homely, relaxed ambience in the dining room. A menu just for kids offers fun yet nutritious choice for younger diners.
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