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RestaurantsWorcestershireWellandWR13

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Summary

In Hook Bank, a “really good gastropub” with designer touches and a menu encompassing both classics and more adventurous grub; it has split opinion in the past but, with “attentive” staff and an “overall relaxing” vibe, the majority “cannot really ask for much more”.

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

A stylish country inn with an “excellent restaurant” and views of the Malvern Hills; reports have been polarised in the past, but were uniformly solid this year. “The menu changes regularly, even for vegetarians and vegans”.

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Reporters are evenly divided on this “former pub in the middle of nowhere”, which inspires a good deal of interest; while fans say that it’s a “very relaxed” spot, where the frequently changing menu “never disappoints”, critics find it merely “mediocre”, and are “sad to think this is regarded as one of the best in the Malvern area”.

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Owner's description

We located to the area in 2004 after purchasing the Verzon Hotel in Ledbury. Following an extensive refurbishment we created a small luxury boutique hotel resulting in recognition from prestigious guides such as Mr & Mrs Smith. Previous to this we operated a successful 2 AA rosette riverside restaurant for 16 years in Derbyshire.

Our food is prepared from fresh local produce and made from ‘scratch’, by a team of five talented chefs headed by Chris Exley and all sharing our vision and passion for quality food.

From the outside the Inn is located in a truly rural setting with quintessential English views of the Malvern Hills. When you step inside you will experience a genuine home-from-home atmosphere, flagstone floors, walls in muted colours, shabby chic furniture all unite to create a stylish and comfortable ambiance.

When the weather is warm enjoy lazy lunches or evening suppers in our terraced gardens with an external fireplace - we have cosy wool blankets to enjoy alfresco drinks as winter approaches, under our new glazed veranda. For that special occasion dine in private in our library themed room for up to 12 people.

Our philosophy is simple: — ‘attention to detail, value for money, aimed at the style conscious with discerning appetites’.

We look forward to welcoming you.
David & Gillian

Restaurant details

Entertainments
Yes
12.00 -2.30pm Lunch 6.00-9.30pm Dinner
60

Inn at Welland Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Inn at Welland Restaurant in WR13, Welland by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Inn at Welland restaurant.
Ivor S
Very, very busy - and therefore noisy - res...
Reviewed 3 months, 3 days ago

"Very, very busy - and therefore noisy - restaurant with a small bar at the entrance. Clearly it's extremely popular with reliable cuisine. Line caught Shetland cod, good steak. Wine list is not exciting but probably suits the clientele."

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Colin M
Visited here very early in the New Year whe...
Reviewed 11 months, 13 days ago

"Visited here very early in the New Year when many other places were still shut and recovering! Food was very good, staff attentive and the overall atmosphere relaxing. Prices a shade high for the area but we enjoyed our meal and will return. Cannot really ask for much more."

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Hook Bank, Drake St, Welland, WR13 6LN
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm-2:30 pm, 6 pm-9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm-2:30 pm, 6 pm-9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm-2:30 pm, 6 pm-9:30 pm
Friday12 pm-2:30 pm, 6 pm-9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm-2:30 pm, 6 pm-9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm-2:30 pm

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