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The Dun Cow

The Green, Dunchurch, Rugby, CV22 6NJ +44 1788285901

((((* British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30

Very busy as usual, but the staff were all so friendly and helpful. Nice table in nice surroundings. Plenty of choice and a very nice Sangiovese to go with it. It's always a surprise just how nice this place is, don't mean it as a backhanded compliment!

David Friar 01 May 2017
from Tickton

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Located in Dunchurch, a village recognised for its rustic beauty as a conservation area, The Dun Cow serves traditional British pub food in an eye-catching old building named after a local legend. It features a pretty al fresco beer garden to enjoy the unique village, and a welcoming hearth for winter.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Dun Cow menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Dun Cow ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

In Dunchurch, The Dun Cow is only 6 minutes’ drive from Rugby.

The Dun Cow

The Green, Dunchurch, Rugby, CV22 6NJ

Contact +44 1788810305
Reservations +44 1788285901

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Customer reviews for The Dun Cow

4 ((((* (based on 84 reviews)
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  • dinner (49)
  • lunch (48)
  • value (19)
  • romantic (17)
  • large parties (14)
  • private dining (14)
  • business (12)
  • child friendly (10)
  • afternoon tea (6)
  • al fresco (5)
  • breakfast (3)
  • luxury (3)
  • trendy (3)
  • views (3)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((((( 5 May 2017 by Janice Edwards from Bedworth

    Overall a very nice experience, nice, friendly, helpful staff. Lovely atmosphere, super food, quick service, can't fault anything. Just one thing tables are so close felt we couldn't talk privately & as the restaurant was full when we arrived there was no alternative table, when the waitress was aware of this as soon as another table became available we were moved, this was quickly sorted.
    I really could not find anything to complain about,

  • ((((( 1 May 2017 by David Friar from Tickton

    Very busy as usual, but the staff were all so friendly and helpful. Nice table in nice surroundings. Plenty of choice and a very nice Sangiovese to go with it. It's always a surprise just how nice this place is, don't mean it as a backhanded compliment!

  • ((((( 1 May 2017 by Jennifer Smith from Dunchurch

    We have visited the Dun Cow just a few times over the past two years. It's a place we like to go to if it's a treat! We had my sister in law over as shed been helping us move house. We decided to treat her by taking her for a lovely meal. We all ordered a medium-cooked fillet steak. This was the most juiciest and tastiest steak I think I've ever had in my whole life! Every bite was an 'mmmmm' moment. This was the same for the other two people I was with. Our waitress (Jennifer) was very professional. We were really impressed that she didn't write down our orders but simply remembered them. She was extremely helpful and courteous. The food didn't take long to come. We each had a starter. My starter wasn't on the 'starter' menu but I still got what I asked for. The puddings - especially the Bailey's ice-cream - were all so yummy! All washed down with a lovely glass of red rioja. An excellent all-rounder and a highly recommended place. The fires in inside are very cosy in winter too!

  • ((((( 21 April 2017 by Colette Thomson from Birmingham

    Love the small nature of the different areas of the pub.

  • ((((* 17 April 2017 by Deborah Creighton from Dunchurch

    Very impressed overall

  • (((** 17 April 2017 by Stella Wright from Rugby

    The risotto was under cooked , prawn & lobster cocktail consisted of 4 prawns,no lobster,a minute piece of advocado with lots of mayonnaise to cover it up. I told the waitress, she didn't do anything about it.

  • ((((( 12 April 2017 by Elizabeth Mee from Rugby

    It was an excellent experience. They catered to my request for my picky salad request with no issues and it was delicious. They moved us when they realised we were sat next to some very loud business diners and it was spoiling our evening.

  • ((*** 11 April 2017 by Nick Hudson from Rugby

    Food not as nice as surroundings. Took a very long time to serve even though not busy.

  • ((((* 7 April 2017 by Helen Francks from Rugby

    Sticky crispy duck salad was good - friends had sea bass and chicken pie and the veggie burger which they all enjoyed. The mini pud and coffee is a good idea for those who like pudding but don't want a full size portion.

  • ((((* 7 April 2017 by Fabio Ceccon from Dunchurch

    Everything was good.
    Nice dinner

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