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Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
+44 1562 850311
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12:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Tue 12:00 - 20:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Wolverley, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's never quiet & there's always a cue at the calvery bar. You buy a Calvary ticket at the bar about £8 Starters & sweet are ordered separate at the bar. Good beer all at a very reasonable price. It's very popular & people travel from all over to eat here. For the simlicity of a simple Black Country Calvery.... More 

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Thank BigAl1703
Wordsley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to island Pool today for carvery. It was the best carvery lots of choice in the veg piping hot enjoyed everything on my plate. Pudding choice was brill worth every penny and would definately come again in the near future. Staff were lovely and very helpful too!

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Thank AmandaStreet
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely carvery , no complaints. We were outside as we had the dog with us, and although on a fairly main road it was still lovely

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Thank Jayne S
Stourport, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely perfect. The best variety for miles. Staff very professional and friendly. Advisable to book, always busy but does not affect quality or service.Prices excellent

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Thank Tina P
moacar span
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went with friends for lunch just before Christmas lovely warm place food was good and service too. Returning again on Tuesday 21/02/2017 with friends so hope will be the same as before.

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Thank Jayne J
Management response:

Thank you for you kind words and we look forward to seeing you again on the 21st More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The island Pool does a great Carvery, have been about 8 times now and always been well fed. Staff always helpful and friendly They have a full menu but we always go for the Carvery.

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Thank Johntim2014
Management response:

Thank you for you kind words More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After searching the internet for some where different to take my twins for their birthday meal, I came across this lovely pub. Just been redecorated. Booked up, arrived 5 minutes before, lovely welcome, shown to our table. Ordered and paid for our meals, was 6 of us. After waiting a hour, with no food arriving, I called a waitress over.... More 

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Kidderminster
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this pub/restaurant again on Friday 3rd. February 2017. Had not booked so had to wait about 10 minutes for a table. This was perfectly acceptable. There were 4 of us and we all decided on a carvery. I went large for an extra £1.75 which meant I had extra meat. The beef was a bit tough. The vegetables were... More 

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Thank Anthony P
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited there with 2 of our sons and daughter in law on 4th Feb and must comment on the excellent food and service. The food was cooked to perfection and was very impressed by the variety of vegetables on the carvery. 4 of us had carvery and 1 had mixed grill and the amount of food filled all of... More 

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Thank Cal S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited today to check out the newly revamped pub and must say, it looks so much nicer and fresher. It was as busy as usual and it seemed like the barman was working in reverse. Couldnt have served us slower if he tried. But ..................the changes to the food did not impress me and my companions. No turkey Pepper... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 23
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolverhampton Road, Kidderminster DY10 3RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Kidderminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1562 850311
Description
The Island Pool is a clasic country pub serving not only a high standard of food but great tradional ales. We have to offer, a carvery with a choice our locally sourced meats accompanied by a wide variety of fresh locally sourced vegetables. Alongside our carvery we have an extensive menu with a range of foods to suit any and every pallet. We are proud to offer exquisite beef steaks, also sourced locally, and are all cooked to perfection.For Bookings or any information, send us a message or give us a call! We look forward to welcoming you soon.

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