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The Old Hand & Diamond

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(22 reviews)
“fillet steak”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This happened to be a convenient half way stop off and though seemingly in the middle of nowhere a very good base for walking in the border countryside or exploring Shrewsbury. Accommodation is clean and reasonably priced. Food exceptionally good value from a la carte...More

Thank Munchwell
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights this week for a friends wedding and we couldn't speak highly enough of Ian and his staff. On arrival we received the warmest of welcomes and were made to feel really comfortable, the room was really nice with a comfy...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Really good place to stay, interesting and historic old inn situated in lovely countryside. Good food and selection to suit all tastes and prices. Clean and comfortable room. Excellent and efficient service from all staff. Only slight downside was that there was not a great...More

1  Thank peter l
Reviewed 5 June 2017

we arrived yesterday lunch time on foot, a rather 'mottley crewe' of seven who initially had only wanted a light snack before we got on our way. However, a fortunate combination of a very welcoming, flexible and accommodating landlord and a glimpse of the carvery...More

1  Thank N D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

hadn't booked but as we had used this place many times before we popped in on the off chance they were busy but fitted in, food and service as ever was very good, like I said we have been many times before so personally I...More

Thank Rob M
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US$84 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$84 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Definitely not the small double overlooking the kitchen extractor chimney!"
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"rooms that are above outside seating areas might be a little noisy on a fine evening"
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"Book in for Sunday lunch. The bar area is very cosy"
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"Second floor; avoid restricted height on top level."
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