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The Squirrel

₹₹ - ₹₹₹British, ,
Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
+44 24 7622 6661
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“burger” (3 reviews)
“great lunch” (2 reviews)
“pub” (10 reviews)
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British, Bar, Pub
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Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I liked he interior of the pub it was very cosy and warm. However it was disappointing to find out that the 2for1 deal via the meerkat insurance compare site was not honoured by the staff. Four of us went on Thursday 17th Jan thinking...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank VioletaM40
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Private room on the 1st floor gave us plenty of room for us all to sit together .Good reasonably priced pub grub, cask ale limited to one pump. Would recommend for office get togethers

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Warwickpete
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a friend for a mid Christmas drinkie. My friend ordered a Doombar. It was off. I mean rank. Awful. Barmaid refused to try it. She started to pour another, all foam. My friend tried it. Also off. She tried a different...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Linds-sax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Starter was nice (pate), but they don't cope well serving Christmas dinners along with usual lunch menu. Yorkshire pudding rock hard, so we're roast potatoes, as if they had been reheated, parsnips under cooked, Turkey had some strange grey markings. Sprouts and carrots were ok....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gf9876
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Attended a works function. Easy to find & plenty of on street parking which is free after 18.00. Plenty of room inside. Good size bar with lots of beer choice. Seems to also be following the current fashion of having multiple gin verity to explore....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SpooksW
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Use to be a good location for a drink but my last visit found the squirrel very loud and tired. Needs a new facelift. Beer not its strength

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Philip G
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic music and atmosphere Good pricing on the beer and the chicks drinks Management have done a good job on bringing this bar into the 21st century Love the tunes 👊

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ian007dq
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The Squirrel is a favourite for a quick burger. For £5-£6 you get a good meal, and loads of fries too. A good selection of drinks is on offer, and if the weather is sunny you can sit outside in one of two seating areas....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank scottfI2406MO
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Went to a friends party here, they had hired the room out upstairs. The room was nicely decorated although this was down to our friends supplying balloons I believe, but still looked really nice. There is a small bar upstairs but it was so limited...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank IMFY
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Well I have been here a few times now with my family. Great lunch, great value, with great service. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BadBoy2013
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18 August 2018|
Response from ian007dq | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are no accommodation rooms at the squirrel as far as I know There is the Britannia hotel which is not far away. Also a premier inn and an IBIS but they are further away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 35
British, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greyfriars Lane, Coventry CV1 2GY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 6661
  • E-mail
Found within Coventry's Ring Road. The Squirrel is a perfect lunch or evening retreat to wine and dine with friends and family. With warm and comfortable surroundings with an open fire we pride ourselves on being cosy and inviting yet professional with our customer service.Our light lunch menu is ideal for those business lunches or simply to break up your shopping trip with the 'Gastro Style' Evening Menu more suited to a dining out experience.
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