Village Grill - Village Hotel Birmingham Walsall

4.2
83 reviews
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£25 and under
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British
Top tags:
  • Sunday Lunch
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Special Occasions
From Sunday lunch to a working breakfast, dinner with mates or lunch with the ladies, our Walsall restaurant welcomes hotel guests and locals alike, all day, every day.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
British
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Hours of Operation

Monday-Saturday: 18:00-22:15
Sunday: 12:30 - 20:15
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Phone number
01922 633661
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Parking Details
Free Parking
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Wheelchair Access, Wi-Fi available

Special Offers

2 dine for £29

2 courses (from the set menu) and a glass of fizz each for £29.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 6 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 2 - 6 people

Starts: 29 March 2018

Ends: 2 September 2018

Availability: Thu 18:00-22:00

4 course carvery: £13.95

Enjoy summer everything with an unlimited Sunday Carvery at Village! Help yourself to a selection of unlimited starters, carved meats, vegetables and sides plus all children eat FREE and receive a FREE soft ice cream from the machine!

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 20 diners. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Valid For: 2 - 20 people

Starts: 29 December 2017

Ends: 2 September 2018

Availability: Sun 12:00-17:00

Reviews from verified diners
83 reviews
4.2 out of 5 stars
Outstanding
54%
Very Good
28%
Good
10%
Fair
4%
Poor
4%
4.2
food
4.3
service
4.1
ambience
4.2
value
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5.0Dined on 8 July 2018

It was our first time there and it wont be our last!It wasnt a 'date' as such,we were on rocky grounds but after we spent the afternoon eating fine food,with great service, then we were gazing into each others eyes at the end of the night.
Thanks x

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4.0Dined on 1 July 2018

on Sunday it's a 3 course buffet style carvery. An amazing selection of starters and desserts plus 3 meats and loads of very fresh veg on the carvery. We went for a family birthday and the staff were helpful and friendly. The restaurant is light, airy and vey clean. We were offered a soup starter bought to the table or help yourselves cold dishes that included a deli table, prawn cocktails and smoked salmon. The carvery main was well cooked and served hot. The desserts were a cold table of mousse, cheesecake, fresh fruit cocktail or a hot dessert of crumble and custard or an ice cream sundae was bought tot he table. I can recommend the sunday lunch as it's tasty, all you can eat and very good value

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1.0Dined on 24 June 2018

We arrived and ordered a vegetarian option, whilst we helped ourselves to the selection of starters: a choice of packet soup, cherry tomatoes with a chunk mozzarella, or lettuce.
Once we had finished, I asked the chef for the vegetarian option that I had requested, which he went to collect. A minute or two later, our waitress came over to our table and asked me if the Chef had told me that there weren't any veggie options and I would have to have a veggie burger instead. I told her that he hadn't and that I didn't want a veggie burger on my carvery. I then asked why she hadn't informed us sooner because had I known, I would have chosen to eat somewhere else.
The waitress went to speak to the Chef and then came back to assure me that the veggie burger was very similar to the usual option and that I wouldn't notice a difference. I agreed to try it but made it clear that if I didn't like it, I would be sending it back.
I went to collect my food and the chef on the carvery slapped the burger onto the plate with his ungloved hands (to the disgust of all of the customers behind me) and then tried to pick up my Yorkshire pudding with the knife that he had been carving the meat with! Luckily, I managed to stop him in time but he couldn't understand what he had done wrong! Nevertheless, I tried my burger.
The spongy, tasteless mass on my plate had clearly been microwaved for too long. I called over a waitress (who was both lovely and also a vegetarian) and explained the situation. Horrified, she took the plate away and sent the manager over.
The manager listened as I explained the issues; that I was not paying for the tripe that I had been served and that I considered myself as very easy going but that the restaurant's attitude to vegetarians was stuck in the 80s. She nodded but was completely uncaring- merely saying that she would "have a word with the chef".
On our way out, the restaurant tried to make my Husband pay for my meal, which refused to do.

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5.0Dined on 17 June 2018

First time visiting we had the Father’s Day carvery which was really good value and plenty to choose from staff were very good st their jobs very good st clearing tables etc would definitely go again but please look at the bar prices a glass of coke £3.75 I know it was a large one but a bit steep but that was my only gripe

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4.0Dined on 17 June 2018

Only gripe was we had to keep asking for plates on starters and deserts counters then the staff appeared with only a few plates and dishes.

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5.0Dined on 17 June 2018

Lovely food, great service- friendly hard working staff and great value for money

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2.0Dined on 17 June 2018

Visited here for Father’s Day unlimited carvery,I’ve been before and it was really nice but this time it was very poor.
Long queues for the carvery,only 1x person serving.Gravy was watery and meal was quite tasteless-definitely not worth the £16 per person.They also weren’t doing the unlimited ice cream sundae,I’d got children with me and they were really looking forward to that.When it came to paying I had to ask for the £10 vouchers that I knew were included,they weren’t passed to us!!
Not impressed and won’t be returning.

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3.0Dined on 20 May 2018

Lady who served us really didn’t know her beers , wasn’t explained about Sunday 4 corse so had to ask myself , I had to asked about deserts ,felt service was a little sloppy and because we were a table of 2 was forgotten really ,as this was for a special occasion was a little disappointing.

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5.0Dined on 20 May 2018

Lovely meal and well worth the money. I have to follow a gluten free diet and the chef made me starters I could eat and they had gluten free rolls. Lots of choice for each course and carvery was beautiful. Lovely friendly staff and not too busy so at 1.30pm on a Sunday. Real value for money. I will definitely be visiting again soon.

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5.0Dined on 20 May 2018

Booked Sunday lunch on line for 2 at 12-30 when we arrived we were told that we hadn’t got a table because their internet was not working, they did give us a table but when we got home we had an email saying that you was sorry we hadn’t made lunch,not very happy with that .

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4.0Dined on 13 May 2018

Really friendly staff, and lovely fresh food. Went for my moms birthday and had a fantastic time. Restaurant set out so doesn't feel crowded.

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3.0Dined on 29 April 2018

Food was good could have been hotter .desert was a little tasteless i had cheese cake .very noisy.

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5.0Dined on 22 April 2018

Had a fabulous Sunday lunch, I have a fussy 4 year old who ate well. The staff were all very welcoming and friendly and the food was delicious!
Highly recommend, it was the best sunday lunch we have eaten out in a long time!

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3.0Dined on 15 April 2018

We go quite regularly but on this occasion the service was terrible and the food was no the best. There were no desserts and had to keep finding someone if we wanted anything. There was no service at all from staff. Not impressed this time

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5.0Dined on 15 April 2018

Beautifull restaurant the Sunday carvery menu was incredible and value for money, it just seems the later you go the less options you have but the quality of the food that is there is brilliant, the choice of hot and cold starters are outstanding

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5.0Dined on 15 April 2018

First time but will certainly not be the last. Booked for a Sunday lunch for a group of 3 at 12.30. Staff were welcoming, very pleasant and polite. The food was of a good choice and plentiful. My only complaint would be if the plates for the carvery were a little warmer. I am glad that we chose an early time because it did start to fill up quite quickly but for what you get for the price you pay it is hardly surprising. Looking forward to my next visit.

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1.0Dined on 14 April 2018

Terrible, over priced, badly cooked food! Would not recommend or return. Excellent waitress was the only positive throughout the worst dining experience we have ever had... she was VERY professional

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5.0Dined on 8 April 2018

Been on a number of occasions for Sunday lunch.
Each time never been disappointed.

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4.0Dined on 1 April 2018

A lovely meal with the family, plenty of food.. sometimes a wait for top ups of foods (mainly gravy’s and condiments) but apart from this no issue. Would definitely return

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4.0Dined on 25 March 2018

The Sunday lunch organisation has changed for the better since our last visit. The Carvery and starters bar stand on their own with the gravy and soup area at the side. The sweets area is separate or you can order to your table. The seating is comfortable and the Staff were very welcoming. They also looked after a diner very well who was taken ill at the table, even showing concern for fellow diners. An ambulance arrived very quickly. The only downside we saw was that some families allowed children to run around shouting etc. but we appreciate the Restaurant is limited in its ability to handle this scenario as todays parents seem oblivious to the nuisance their children are causing. People are walking about with hot meals which could cause problems. Overall a very good experience and one which we will be repeating. The staff made our day with their excellent service.

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5.0Dined on 25 March 2018

Staff was very helpful, the food was amazing a lot of choice value for money , spacious , clean ..
Definitely be booking again

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5.0Dined on 18 March 2018

Not had a meal here for a long time but definitely was not disappointed. Food delicious and hot. Lots of choice and catered for myself who has coeliac disease. Would most definitely recommend and will not be too long before I go again. Well worth the money. Only slight niggle would be the price of the drinks but it is a hotel so tend to expect it.

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5.0Dined on 18 March 2018

Food and service excellent. Great value for the money. Would recommend to family and friends.

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5.0Dined on 4 March 2018

We ate there as part of a deal when staying in the hotel. Amazing value and great meal.

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3.0Dined on 4 February 2018

I have been several times for Sunday lunch but this week we went at half four and there was not enough choice of starters carvers and puddings

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3.0Dined on 4 February 2018

Food was not great, not at the same standard as the Solihull Village Grill. Chicken was served as useasoned breasts, vegetables were all dried out, stuffing was rock solid and we were asked to wait 15 minutes for a table that was pre-booked.

Okay but wouldn't be in a rush to return.

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2.0Dined on 4 February 2018

Sunday roast beef was very tough and we left our meat because we could not cut it or chew it.
We had no table service we had starters of soup that were brought to us but after that no one came to us again we are main and desert with all the dirty plated from previous course still on the table and it being a table for 2 we had no room to eat we aakws for drinks but no I.e came to us so we had to leave our good and go to bar ourselves on experience of this visit we would not eat Sunday lunch here again
Lisa

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4.0Dined on 4 February 2018

We really enjoyed Sunday lunch - in particular, the ice cream desert was wonderful. Mention must be made of the exceptional service - our waitress was charming and cheerful.

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5.0Dined on 28 January 2018

1st time here had sunday lunch was extremely impressed with the food and the variety of starters and deserts. Staff lovely and welcoming and the carvery was one of the best ive had in a long time. Well done

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5.0Dined on 21 January 2018

Superb service and food

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4.0Dined on 14 January 2018

Great venue, excellent food. Service needs a little more attention but overall very good.

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5.0Dined on 14 January 2018

I was overall pleased... Starters were not to my liking but the soup was nice shame it was only brown cobs though. Otherwise can not fault anything

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5.0Dined on 7 January 2018

Good friendly service, food very tasty. Servers polite and efficient,would highly reccomend.

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5.0Dined on 3 December 2017

The staff were really friendly and always smiled always willing to help you

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5.0Dined on 3 December 2017

Sunday lunch was excellent value for money. Selection of starters and sweets was unbelievable. Turkey was cooked extremely well. Would have preferred more selection with vegetables.

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4.0Dined on 23 November 2017

Food and service were very good, staff made us feel welcome. Only disappointment was that staff did not appear to know about our booking when we arrived (booked on 10th October - 6 weeks in advance for 8 people). A table had not been prepared so unfortunately we had to wait while staff moved two tables together for us.

This was annoying in view of the advance notice and receipt of several reminder emails from the venue in the lead up to the event but then a table was not ready for us. When we arrived the Village Grill restaurant was empty so no excuse really.

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4.0Dined on 19 November 2017

Good quality carvery only let down was poor customer service with no checking of how the meal was with either of us which is disappointing in a hotel

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5.0Dined on 18 November 2017

This was the second time of visiting in two months and both times were excellent with very good service both servers on that evening were very happy people will be back in December with a late Xmas lunch with my family.

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5.0Dined on 12 November 2017

Lovely place, very friendly and helpful staff. We were seated straight away even though we hadn't booked which was great. Nice layout, all on one level which was a bonus for myself as I'm on crutches. Food was good value for money.

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4.0Dined on 8 November 2017

Food is good but a little expensive for this type of food. Staff were helpful and accommodating in finding us an out of the way quieter table.

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