The Inn at Welland
“Refined classic British cuisine with a modern twist” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A glorious country inn and restaurant overlooking the Malvern Hills, full of rural style and charm. Hosts David and Gilly Pinchback and their team are welcoming, and classic dishes feature the finest seasonal food, picked fresh from the kitchen garden or sourced from local farmers and food producers. The seasonal menu changes daily, and the eclectic wine list is wide-ranging.
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Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 75
- On-site parking available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Accessible toilets
- Assist dogs welcome
- Closed: Monday, Tuesday, First week January
- Wines under £30: 36
- Wines over £30: 50
- Wines by the glass: 43
- Cuisine style: Modern, Classic
- Vegetarian menu
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About the area
Worcestershire is a county of rolling hills, save for the flat Vale of Evesham in the east and the prominent spine of the Malverns in the west. Nearly all of the land is worked in some way; arable farming predominates – oilseed rape, cereals and potatoes – but there are concentrated areas of specific land uses, such as market gardening and plum growing.
Worcester is the county town, and home to Worcestershire County Cricket Club, which has what some regard as the most attractive grounds in the country, in a delightful setting with views of Worcester Cathedral. The Malverns, Great and Little, set on the slopes of the Malvern Hills, are renowned for their refinement. Great Malvern, terraced on its hillside site, came to prominence as a genteel spa for well-to-do Victorians, rivalling the likes of Bath, Buxton and Cheltenham with its glorious surroundings.
Sir Edward Elgar was a Worcester man, and his statue stands on the High Street, facing the cathedral. The cottage where he was born is now a museum and he is commemorated on the £20 note. Other notable Worcestershire figures include poet A E Housman, chocolate magnate George Cadbury; and Lea and Perrins, inventors of Worcestershire sauce.
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