Chepstow Road, Sling, Forest of Dean GL16 8LH


To the Miners, Sling.


Our multi award winning restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience and only the freshest local ingredients from the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.


A family friendly country pub with great atmosphere. Serving locally produced Real ales, wines, ciders and spirits.


If you're looking for a unique and relaxed venue then we have just the place. Weddings, Christenings, Birthdays, Work events and Special Occasions. Let us host your event






The Miners, Sling


Located in the beautiful Forest of Dean.

The Miners, Sling is a family run gastro pub that offers a relaxed and informal atmosphere with award winning food and drink.

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Always Fresh Always Local

We use only super fresh products most of which are sourced within a 10 mile radius, from local producers.


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Comfortable and bright rooms,  the perfect base to explore the wonderful Forest of Dean.


Walking distance to Clearwell Caves and Puzzle Wood and less than 10 minutes away from the popular Cycle centre in Cannop Valley .


Free wifi

Free Parking

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We change our menu daily and work with local producers to bring you

 the best seasonal ingredients in the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley.


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Sample Menu




 Evening menu starts with home baked bread and Netherend Farm butter, extra is £2.95(v) To start and light bites Real olive company olives £2.95 (v) Roast squash coconut and chilli soup £4.95 (v) Deep fried squid with lemon and sweet chilli, ginger and garlic dipping sauce £7.25 Madgetts Farm pigeon, old spot crispy pork and Miners black pudding £6.95 Assiette Of English goats cheese £6.25 ( Beignet, mousse, arancini) Miners Thai style fishcakes with tomato and chilli jam and dressed leaves £5.95 / £10.95 (as a main with fries or new potatoes)  Main Course Warminster Cheddar, oven dried tomato and pickled onion tart with buttered New spuds £10.95 (v) Forest Ale battered Cornish Haddock, trice cooked chips, homemade tartar and lemon £12.95 Wye Valley Angus steak burger, Warminster cheddar tomato and chilli jam, lazy fries and £11.95 Slow cooked plum tomato, chickpea & black garlic tagine,spiced pineapple &char-grilled naan £11.50 (v) Roast Local rump lamb, onion bhaji, goats cheese mash, cumin spiced lamb jus £15.95 Whitby Scampi, trice cooked chips, lemon and homemade tartar sauce £11.95 Six Hour Slow roast pig belly, whipped Marris piper and mustard mash, cider cream £14.95 (gf) Miners Grills served with new, lazy fries or trice cooked chips(gf) 10oz Rump £16.50 Madgetts Farm chicken £12.95 Gammon Ribeye & Pineapple £12.95 Blue cheese sauce £2.75 Peppers sauce £2.50 Red wine sauce £2.50 Miners Ploughman’s available lunch and evenings, today choice is on the board in the bar  Puddings Miners Five reasons to love chocolate £7.50 Yorkshire rhubarb and almond frangipane tart, crusted meringue & Bower farm clotted Cream £5.95 Sticky date pudding with toffee sauce, and Netherend Buttermilk vanilla ice cream £5.95 Miners Affogatto, shot of espresso coffee, almond biscuit, aerosol cream £6.50 Lemon sorbet £4.50(gf) Filo baked Perl Wen cheese with sweet wine. Wye honey and grape sauce £6.95 (10 mins) If you are Gluten free, please ask for today’s special gluten free dessert Nespresso coffee and selection of teas available with homemade shortbread Please ask our staff for advice on which allergens our dishes may contain. (gf) Dishes can be cooked Gluten free on request  Food Map

Weekly Specials & Offers


Hearty local steaks and carve your own Sunday joints. And on Tuesdays and Wednesdays enjoy 2 courses for just £12.95 .





Steak Night - £35

Saturday from 5:30pm onwards.

2 local steaks and a carafe of wine from the bar. (Not available during December.)

From £35.00

2 Courses, £12.95

Available every Tuesday and Wednesday from 12pm to 2.30pm and 5.30pm to 9pm.

(Not available during December.)




Carve at the Table

Sunday Roast

Sunday 12pm - 8pm

Last Saturday every month a different theme night




Feel free to call us for more information or to make a reservation.

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