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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 Sunday, 18 February 2018

Excellent steak. Nice pint of real ale.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 February 2018

Lovely meal as always, love this place!!

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Visited On Sunday, 18 February 2018

Very nice lunch the roast beef was as good as usual we all enjoyed the ourselves.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Superb food as always. An absolutely pleasurable dining experience. Well done!

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Most enjoyable evening.

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Visited On Friday, 16 February 2018

Max and his team are truly amazing the food is exceptionally tasty beautifully presented and worth every penny its the only place to eat x

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Visited On Thursday, 15 February 2018

Lovely menu, great food and prompt service. We always visit here when attending shows at the NEC and it never disappoints.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Another great meal on a special Valentine’s Day.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

There was no special additional touches for Valentines Day. Didn’t like the paper bags the chips were put in, then put next to the plate on the table - felt like a chippy, small baskets should be used or individual pots. I commented on this some years ago, but no notice was taken clearly. Meals average, though fish in batter very greasy. Excellent pudding of chocolate fondant. Service was generally good.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Excellent service and beautiful tasty food, the best prawns I have ever had, we really enjoyed our meal and we found it very child friendly too so we will definitely return again

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Lovely countryside pub. Food is outstanding and with great service from the whole team it was an enjoyable evening.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Super Valentines lunch. Great menu, perfect atmosphere, attentive service and a friendly welcome from all. Highly recommended and look forward to returning again soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

We went for a family meal for Sunday lunch and had a great time. The food was delicious and the staff were really friendly.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

Excellent food, amazing fish dish... hats off to the chef! We were made to feel very welcome and considering there were 18 of us, it was really easy! Would definitely go again and would recommend to friends and family!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 February 2018

Lovely food and great service.

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Visited On Friday, 09 February 2018

Great food Good staff

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 February 2018

Nice place and friendly service

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Visited On Monday, 05 February 2018

Food and atmosphere was lovely

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Visited On Sunday, 04 February 2018

Once again a fabulous meal at the Malt Shovel. We always look forward to our annual meal here during Spring Fair and yet again we had a great evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 February 2018

We did have to wait 30 minutes before our food came but it was worth the wait.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

Starters and desserts were very good but expensive

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

Excellent food and service as always. Bar was chilly as the door opens straight to the outdoors and there was no fire although it was a cold wet day.

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Visited On Friday, 02 February 2018

Starter great. Did not expect my veal to be a 'burger' !. A lump of bread with 3 slices of peach does not make a 'bread & butter pudding ! Sorry but not what it once was

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Visited On Friday, 02 February 2018

First class food and service, as always. Many Thanks to Jan and the team for another lovely evening.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 February 2018

We enjoyed the food and drink but thought the cost for the lunch was high , we've had the same quality closer to home (Kenilworth / Leamington) for less money

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