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Earlsdon Avenue North | Earlsdon, Coventry CV5 6GN, England
+44 24 7671 4482
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good old fashioned pub with parking to rear and a bar Friendly staff and great pricing on food and drink

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Thank andymuzz
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited The Old Clarence with my husband, mum & uncle as they were offering a special Mother's Day menu, I booked the table for 2.30,ordered our food at 15.10, the starters came out 1 hour later, with nachos -cheese, jalapeños, sour cream, I may as well had a pack of crisps!!! I did mention my dissatisfaction to the waitress... More 

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3 Thank Andrea T
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The food was good value for money but I was very disappointed with the size of the 'big-plate special' that I ordered. This may have been more down to the fact that not everything described on the menu arrived with the meal. After complaining, the staff were very reluctant to give any compensation and the issue was quickly swept under... More 

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Thank Adam B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The food was of a better quality than it has been in years. However when ordering my dessert I requested it be with custard rather than with ice-cream because of my sensitive teeth, to which they said they would oblige. When the desserts came out all came with ice-cream. Even the ones that were originally meant to come with custard.... More 

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Thank TheBigJC72
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Very good food better now the old manager has gone. He was very rude a.the atmosphere is very friendly you are made to feel welcome ,I will go again soon .

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Thank jjenkins0n
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The pub used to be ok, spacious with a decent atmosphere. But over the past few weeks, something appears to have happened. There's a big turnover in bar staff. Few of the staff appear to be properly trained. There are frequently items missing from the menu. Nobody appears to be properly in charge. The Clarence is losing any advantages it... More 

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Thank Alan L
Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times since moving to the area, never had a bad experience...friendly staff, lovely food and family friendly. Cannot fault and defo recommend

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Thank Steph_mann691
Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Called in today for lunch with my family! Was impressed by the overall surroundings as haven't called in for a number of years! Ordered for the food asked how many onion rings in a portion reply how many are there of you! Only wanted to know how many to order! Main came out - nothing to write home about! Ordered... More 

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Thank KarenElizabeth1960
Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We are a group of friends who meet every Tuesday night to eat and then join the quiz. For weeks the food has got worse and so many dishes were not available. last night. We ordered at 7.15pm - the fish and chips were off and many other dishes - at 8pm one friend was informed the beef pie wasn't... More 

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2 Thank suefischer2013
Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

on Saturday and on Sunday I reported that there was broken glass out the front of the pub. it's now Monday night and it still hasn't been removed. There also seems to be no heating (once again) surprise, surprise!! This pub used to be a good place to eat and drink, now it's a hole. There seems to be no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Earlsdon Avenue North | Earlsdon, Coventry CV5 6GN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7671 4482

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?