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
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Business Lunch
  • Bar

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, 24 August 2019

Helen and her staff gave us excellent service We were very lucky to have been able to eat outside. In fact every one of us (party of 6 ladies) had a throughly enjoyable evening .

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Thanks for organizing small cakes for birthday!

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Incorrect starter served....steak was very tough and barely edible....wedges were soggy....

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Visited On Monday, 19 August 2019

Very enjoyable lunch with excellent food

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Visited On Monday, 19 August 2019

Felt a little bit rushed to order when there were hardly any people there, but as always the food was wonderful.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 August 2019

We had a wonderful evening, we hadn’t visited the Malt Shovel for some time but we will be returning again very soon. We had a very enjoyable time.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

Thank you for making my daughter’s 18th Birthday so special! Your food is excellent!

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Excellent meal with swift (but not too swift) service. Friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere. Would recommend.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 August 2019

Fantastic family Sunday lunch !

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

An enjoyable lunch. Good food and service.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

We had lunch in the restaurant rather than the bar area, the girls that served us were lovely, helpful and friendly but I just feel that they could do with a little more training to refine their skills. Service was not as slick as it could/should be.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

Lovely country pub near M42

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Lovely food, great service, better to eat in the bar area if possible for more atmosphere.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 August 2019

Lovely food. I had the river trout - excellent! Basic menu was fine but Specials Menu was very good. Would be nice to have a few vegetables included as standard. Good service and pleasant atmosphere. Easy to book. Happy to recommend.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

Superb evening

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Visited On Sunday, 04 August 2019

Just a bit cosy for 15 people downstairs but otherwise great lunch thx

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Visited On Sunday, 04 August 2019

The food was tasty and well presented and the service was very good. We thought the pub was looking a little dated and the toilets definately need a refurb

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Visited On Friday, 02 August 2019

Great pub, definitely be back

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Visited On Friday, 02 August 2019

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Visited On Thursday, 01 August 2019

Well cooked food, pleasant outdoor table in patio area

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Visited On Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Very good

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

Excellent food and service in a lovely restaurant setting

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

Was seated at 12pm for lunch , great relaxed atmosphere, food and service was fantastic , highly recommend

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Visited On Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Great venue, atmosphere and beer, on our visit the food was great and just a smidge off fantastic, strangely the chips were disappointing, didn’t spoil a lovely evening!!

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Visited On Tuesday, 16 July 2019

I told you before I booked that one guest has a mustard allergy, but when we asked about food contents we were told that "chef can't guarantee that there is no mustard..." A chef that does not know what is in his/her food is unbelivable.

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