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The Malt Shovel

Barston Lane, Barston, Solihull, United Kingdom, B92 0JP
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Food Serving Times

Monday - Saturday
Lunch 12.00 - 2.30 pm
Dinner 6.00 - 9.30 pm

Sunday
Lunch 12.00 - 4.00 pm

Bar open all day everyday

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Malt Shovel

The Malt Shovel, at Barston is a delightful village
pub set in the picturesque Solihull countryside.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 17 November 2018

Always liked the atmosphere, food and service and last Saturday, again, lived up to high expectations.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 November 2018

Lovely meal!

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Always a delight to visit The Malt Shovel. Customer service and food were once again wonderful.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 November 2018

Always a pleasure to eat here.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 November 2018

The sea bass was very overcooked, sent back and the replacement was equally overcooked. The halibut was quite dry and the mushroom risotto poor to mediocre. According to our fellow diners their steaks were fine. The service and staff were excellent but the quality of the food for the fish meals was not. The starters were excellent.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Lovely evening with great food and drink

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

We have never been disappointed when we have eaten here. One of our party is a professional chef and I chose to take him to the Malt Shovel as I know the food is always of an excellent standard. Also, as I don't eat meat I am always pleased to see a number of fish dishes to choose from. The third person in our party loved the sticky toffee pudding and butterscotch sauce.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Good food and excellent service.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Staff could not have been more helpful and kind in accommodating one elderly member of our party. Wonderful service, delicious food and lovely atmosphere, we will definitely be returning again soon!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Excellent service and quality of food! Visitors for the past 20+ years!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Great service, good food, lovely location.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

We are never disappointed when we visit. The food is always amazing and the staff are very friendly.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 November 2018

My favourite eating place food is excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

First visit after a recommendation. Excellent food, choice and service. Need to book. Will be passing on the recommendation.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Great service, food & atmosphere was perfect, due to its small resteraunt are it feels like a much more personal experience, Bang on.

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Visited On Friday, 02 November 2018

Lovely evening we really enjoyed it ... great food at a reasonable price . Well worth a visit .

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Visited On Friday, 02 November 2018

First time we have eaten at the Malt Shovel , we will certainly come back .We enjoyed the food and the relaxed atmosphere.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 November 2018

By far our favourite local restaurant. Food is always good and the staff are always friendly.

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Visited On Wednesday, 31 October 2018

First class food and excellent service. All 6 of my guests had a great evening!

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Visited On Sunday, 28 October 2018

Outstanding Sunday lunch

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Visited On Saturday, 27 October 2018

We had a lovely meal at The Malt Shovel to celebrate my birthday. The food was delicious and exceptionally well presented. The service was brilliant; very friendly staff. We will definitely be back in the future. Thank you!

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Visited On Sunday, 21 October 2018

Always a lovely dining experience. Rib eye steak and beef roast really lovely. Will be coming back.

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Visited On Sunday, 21 October 2018

Fantastic as always. Great food, great service, great atmosphere. Looking forward to coming back already. Thanks!

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Visited On Sunday, 21 October 2018

Max ,Helen and the team are fabulous the food outstanding and along with the service its the best place to eat in England

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Visited On Saturday, 20 October 2018

Lovely meal - only criticism is that the food arrived quite quickly - before we had finished our pre dinner drinks . I think this could have been monitored better .

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