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Lower Ground Festival Place, Basingstoke RG21 7BB, England
+44 1256 358898
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lower Ground Festival Place, Basingstoke RG21 7BB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was in the area and was looking for some where to have lunch we decided on the Coal Grill. This was our first visit and won’t be our last, the first person we spoke to was Ellice her approach and manners was fantastic and made...More

Thank steffntrish
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a lovely meal here, booked as a surprise for my Father-in-Law - he loves this restaurant. We had a theatre booking and needed to make sure we left early enough. Although the place was busy we were looked after very well by Simona...More

Thank 468avrilm
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We briefly thought about going somewhere different, then decided to revisit Coal. We love the friendly atmosphere and service, and of course the food is always delicious. Simona our waitress took time to sort out our loyalty cards (we always forget to bring them with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here a number of times. helpful friendly staff, food always great , great value too, always happy to eat here

Thank Alli R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This evening me, my partner and our 3 year old daughter went out for dinner, We haven't been to coal since I was pregnant with my daughter and a server at Coal started hitting on my partner while I was sitting at the same table...More

Thank peed0ff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked for my Mum's 65th birthday and had a great time - our server (Aga) was amazing and paid attention to everything we needed, even keeping an eye out as to the right time to bring out the birthday cake :) The food was...More

Thank Debbie_Northampton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were coming to Basingstoke to come and see Paul Zerdin and Sam and I wanted to try something new and near The Haymarket, so I found Coal on the Internet and looked at the menu and liked the look of the food, so Coal,...More

Thank Jamesrl1972
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were served today by a lady called Louise, she was incredibly accommodating right from the start, catered immediately for our fussy food requests and nothing was too much for her. Our food was perfect and she made our long awaited catch up absolutely perfect....More

Thank Charlita B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful service from our waitress Louise! Popped in for a spot of breakfast with the kids. Louise was great with the kids and kept them entertained! Thank you! Great service and a delicious breakfast to kick start the day! Regards The Mistry Family!

Thank Umesh M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to coal for lunch with a friend, had the lunch deal, which I must say was very reasonably priced, also ordered some sides, food was very fresh & tasty. I would like to give a mention to our server, who was vey friendly &...More

Thank smillsom
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Shiva G
13 May 2017|
Response from Janette B | Reviewed this property |
you will need room contact Coal as I am not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Ground Festival Place, Basingstoke RG21 7BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 358898
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