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The Tame Otter

Lichfield Road , Hopwas, Tamworth, B78 3AF +44 1827796870

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

Food was as per menu well presented and arrived in good time. Ample car parking pleasant setting. Staff friendly and efficient.

Carolyn Ling 07 June 2017
from Tamworth

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Serving well-loved British pub food and real ales since the 19th century, The Tame Otter enjoys a premium location on the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside. Featuring an eye-catching ivy-enclosed building, extensive, lush gardens with seating, and classic patterned red-brick walls, The Tame Otter is a country haven.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Tame Otter 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 Tame Otter ‘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.

Next to the Hopwas Hays Wood in the Staffordshire countryside, The Tame Otter is just 4 minutes’ drive into Tamworth.

The Tame Otter

Lichfield Road , Hopwas, Tamworth, B78 3AF

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Customer reviews for The Tame Otter

3.8 ((((* (based on 80 reviews)
83% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • ((((* 7 June 2017 by Carolyn Ling from Tamworth

    Food was as per menu well presented and arrived in good time. Ample car parking pleasant setting. Staff friendly and efficient.

  • (((** 29 May 2017 by Terry Evans from Derby

    Service was fine and treated very respectfully, interior a bit tired and needs a revamp. Food quality was nothing special and over priced.

  • ((((* 17 May 2017 by Chantelle Jarvis from Birmingham

    Had a lovely meal at the Tame Otter, a farewell meal for our colleague. We all had fantastic food, shame it ended so soon.

  • ((((( 21 April 2017 by Alan from Tamworth

    Relaxing and quiet, food very good. Would dine there again.

  • ((((* 10 April 2017 by Carol Gill from Moira

    We chose The Tame Otter for Sunday lunch as it was our 15th wedding anniversay and we were in Tamworth supporting our friends who were taking part in the Lichfield Cathedral to Tamworth Castle 10 mile run. We'd been once before for xmas lunch so it seemed the perfect place. The pub itself is very welcoming with a friendly atmosphere and extremely well done out.
    The food was absolutely top notch. A perfect Sunday afternoon and our friends were very impressed. We will definately return and recommend to others too. Thanks Tame Otter xx

  • (((** 6 April 2017 by Wing Lien from Tamworth

    It is a Vintage inn so should serve Doombar beer but they didn't have any.
    We reserved a table for 2 for lunch at 1pm. We arrived at 12.45 and were shown 2 tables both in dark corners. We pointed to a table for 4 in a more acceptable area but young waitress said it was reserved. As it turned out the people who came did not like it and wanted to sit next to a window
    Another lady called Ros opened a new area for them and invited us to the table for 4.
    Food good We both had beer battered cod and chops
    Discount with Gourmet Society card

  • ((*** 27 March 2017 by Roy john Carroll from Walsall

    A long wait before Sharing Platter arrived (20 mins) even though the restaurant was not busy. Items ordered from the Mains menu not available on the day. A little bit of a let down.

  • ((((* 6 March 2017 by Richard Bent from Nuneaton

    Great friendly service.
    Delicious food. I came for the Sunday roast : ) Both myself and children ate everything. We had a lovely clean table, in a warm location. And the bill was only £28 for food for our table of three. Which is very very fair.
    My only negative comment, and I only mention as so you can improve on what was an an extremely good dining experience; was that the Yorkshire pudding was very cold. Not a little warm. Very cold, as in fridge like temperature. Typically I didn't mention it at the time.

  • ((((( 6 March 2017 by Leigh Watkins from Tamworth

    Food was fantastic and staff were very pleasant as always

  • ((((( 19 February 2017 by Peter Passey from Tamworth

    Excellent

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