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The Spotgate Inn

) #5 of 40 Restaurants in Stone ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
+44 1889 505277
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“apple pie” (5 reviews)
“pate” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
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Reviews (425)
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Really good meal service good and staff very friendly. It was a shame that it just did not seem to have made an effort to celebrate Fathers Day. Last year the fathers we given a pen. Saw nothing to mention it was Fathers Day. We...More

Thank terry g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the spur of the moment. Novelty dining on a comfortable old fashioned train. Seating is comfortable and cosy. Menu is fairly small but food is good quality and fresh. Reasonably priced.

1  Thank Bridgette C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Years since I have been and the food standard was still good but oh how tired the carriages are. It needs a large injection of money to recreate the halcyon days. I wish them all the best

1  Thank KYM L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across the amazing little find and was pleasantly surprises when we were offered a carriage to dine on cheap prices for extremely good food 2.25 a starter 7.25 a main will definable be back

Thank kerrie k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday lunch for two. The food was lovely and the staff were great. We found the whole experience brilliant. Will definitely go back. Thanks for a great meal.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table here after seeing a friends post on Facebook. First impressions on the building were it looks basic and dated. Omg. Give it time...... Seated in an old first class railway carriage. Amazing ambience. Feels like you have gone back in time Food...More

1  Thank neen101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked an evening meal just on the off chance for my wifes birthday.She asked for homecooked food in quirky surroundings and the Spotgate Inn provided both.We sat in an old pullman rail coach which was quite a pleasurable experience. We had some really well cooked...More

1  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We took family from Wales here,4 of us for an evening meal,as they had not been there before,we have been on several occasions,and always found it a good place with good food,but this visit was different again,the staff were so helpful,polite,and so happy to provide...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Not knowing the area this was a lovely surprise from family who treated us to dinner in one of the first class Pullman carriages. Very friendly welcoming staff and the private dining area for four had great ambience. Truly a treat! The menu was very...More

1  Thank Vivien W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for Sunday lunch for my brother in laws 80th birthday in the first class carriage. We all had slow cooked brisket of beef it was gorgeous lovely veg, the apple pie and warm chocolate fudge cake were gorgeous as well. Would...More

Thank doubletulip
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Joanne C
Is there a children's menu available?
13 January 2017|
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Response from Mart D | Reviewed this property |
There were kids in but I don't know about a menu. I only had a look at the Sunday lunch menu. Sorry I couldn't help
what is menu tomorrow
21 December 2016|
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Response from Andy w | Reviewed this property |
I do know they put items on the menu at the last minute although I have never been at lunchtime my advice is either ring The Spotgate and ask them or just visit and take the risk. As I have said before I have never had a bad... More
what is on lunchtime menu tomorrow
21 December 2016|
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Response from Dave E | Reviewed this property |
It's the normal starter , dinner, pud, you get around 3 choices set menu , hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilderstone Road, Stone ST15 8RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stone
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 505277
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