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.

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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

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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

Kids Menu

 To start and light bites Roast plum tomato soup with chilli oil £4.95 (v) (gf) M Madgetts Farm chicken liver pate, Onion chutney and house brioche £5.95) Deep fried squid with lemon and sweet chilli sauce £6.25 Trealy Farm cured meats board including, Pork ‘hotdog’ and chutney £6.50(gf) Breaded local Simon Weaver Brie, spiced apple and pear chutney and raspberry dressing £5.95(v) M  Main Course ( £5 Lunch Wednesday-Thursday 12.00-2.30 ) (M 2 course Wednesday –Thursday 5.30-6.30 £9.95) Crown pumpkin ravioli with saute spinach and chilli flakes, Miners salad £10.95(v) M Forest ale battered Cornish haddock , Triple cooked chips, lemon and tartar sauce £12.95 Local Aberdeen Angus steak burger, wookey hole cheddar, tomato jam and lazy fries £10.95 Laverstoke mozzarella, sundried tomato and carmalised onion filo tart£10.50 (v) Miners Ham, free range egg and chips £9.95(gf) M South coast Seabass fillets, Devon crab and chrervil risotto, and lemon and basil oil £15.95(gf) Whitby scampi, triple cooked chips, lemon and homemade tartar sauce £10.95 Cowshill Farm belly pork, Trealy Farm black pudding, Tewkesbury mash mash, cider jus £14.95(gf) Miners Ploughmans available lunch and evenings, todays choice is on the board in the bar  Puddings Miners Five reasons to love chocolate £6.50 Three scoops of hillbrookes and homemade ice cream £5.75 (Newent strawberry and cream, roast peanut, Valrohna chocolate, vanilla pod) Affogato, Honey and whisky ice cream with a shot of espresso and almond biscuit £5.95(gf) ) M Hillbrookes mango sorbet £4.95(gf) M Passion fruit crème brulee and shortbread £5.95(gf) Miners Cheese board, Wookey Hole cheddar, Stinking Bishop, local goats£6.95
 Christmas at the Miners We will be serving the Xmas party menu from 1st December to 23rd December. We are open and serving food Xmas Day 12-3pm (pre bookings only) Boxing Day open - Food 12-2.30 (free jukebox all day) Monday 27-December – Thursday 30 December food 12.00-2.30 5.30-9.30 New Year's Eve we will have a special gourmet menu 7pm-9pm 5 course £35, followed by FREE live music with The Four Amigos from 10pm in the bar with complimentary nibbles Food Served all day Sundays throughout December 12pm - 8pm

Weekly Specials & Offers


From hearty local steaks and carve your own Sunday joints to our famous 'pot luck' Monday menu, there is something for everyone.


NEW £5 Lunch

12-2:30 Wednesday & Thursday

applies to selected main course meals



Steak Deals

Saturday from 5:30pm onwards.

2 x local steaks and a bottle of wine.

From £28.95

Early Bird

2 Courses for £9.95

Choose any 2 courses from the 'M' menu for £9.95.

 Wed & Thur 5:30 - 6:30PM


Famous Pot Luck Menu

All food is half price  - Monday nights only, from 6:00pm

Half Price

Carve at the table

Sunday roast

Sunday 12pm - 4pm



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