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    The Bird in Hand Inn

    Waterloo Street, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7HG, England
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    • Excellent74%
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    “discount card” (9 reviews)
    “the pub” (36 reviews)
    “the river” (26 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    Stayed here numerous times and on each and every occasion its been fab the fact that its still under the same managment for over 30 yrs now tells you these guys obviously must be doing it right. We were in the family room which overlooks...More

    Thank Will B
    Response from birdinhand1774, Owner at The Bird in Hand InnResponded 11 June 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. See you again soon.

    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    First of i would like to say the setting and pub decor is lovely and traditional. We ordered our drinks and i had a guiness i thought old country pub they are bound to do a great pint, instead the guiness was a can which...More

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    Response from birdinhand1774, Owner at The Bird in Hand InnResponded 11 June 2017

    I am the landlord or the Bird in Hand, I am 70 years old and have been running the pub for over 30 years. We cook and serve over 15,000 meals per year! and our ratings on food quality, accommodation and rooms are all 5*...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We stayed in one of the family rooms which overlooked the river - really comfortable beds, everything you need for your stay (TV, tea/coffee, toiletries, hair drier) and the food was delicious and plentiful. Lots to choose from on the menu, something for everyone. The...More

    Thank scarletisback
    Response from birdinhand1774, Owner at The Bird in Hand InnResponded 7 June 2017

    So glad you and your family had a lovely stay and your children were a delight to have staying at our Inn, hope to see you in the future.

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    This was our second visit and we weren't disappointed , we are coming again with my parents at the end of the month. Food is very good,nothing is too much trouble great location comfortable rooms,value for money ,overall very good

    1  Thank roseandy2016
    Response from birdinhand1774, Owner at The Bird in Hand InnResponded 7 June 2017

    thank you for your lovely comments and so glad that you enjoyed your stay as we like to look after all our customers and make them feel welcome, we look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Very friendly staff in a cosy bar overlooking the river Severn. We popped in for an early evening meal after a walk around Ironbridge which is a five minute walk away. The homemade steak and ale pie was superb and came with boiled new potatoes...More

    1  Thank Jackie592013
    Response from birdinhand1774, Owner at The Bird in Hand InnResponded 7 June 2017

    Its so nice to have appreciation for our meals thank you. Our steak in ale pie is a very popular dish with locals and visitors, we make it with the best of ingredients so that it is very tender. Hope to see you next time...More

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    Verity G
    28 February 2017|
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    Response from birdinhand1774 | Property representative |
    I am very sorry we do not allow dogs in the premises at this time.
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    16 September 2015|
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    Response from Janet23 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Good Morning! With regard to the cancellation policy at The Bird in Hand Inn in Ironbridge my answer is that I am unsure about this. We only made our booking a few days before (we phoned the Tel No.on their website and... More
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    "Roadside rooms have river view"
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    "If you're able bodied ask for flat in attic, it has it's own lounge"
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