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The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This village community pub has a traditional bar area with an open log fire and a more contemporary styled restaurant area. We visited as a family and received a warm welcome. Service was excellent and the quality of the food could not be faulted. It is a short distance from Shrewsbury but not on any of the main routes so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The White Horse Inn for one night and only found it through Laterooms.com but it was well worth the visit. We were made very welcome by the host and his wife and really enjoyed our stay. The meal was delicious made with locally sourced products and our room was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was way up... More 

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Thank Jacqui P
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Thursday 4th August We were trying to find a bite to eat outside of Shrewsbury town centre and had heard from friends about this countryside pub. A straight road out from Shrewsbury brought us to Pulverbatch. On arriving we were surprised by how busy it was on a Thursday night! The landlord/owner greeted us and said there would be a... More 

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Thank stevedavies244
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Simply excellent. If you're looking for something a bit different and upmarket compared to the usual boring pub food then you would do well to try The White Horse. The service from the couple owned pub is nothing short of brilliant. The sheer love and care put into the food preparation is clear. Meals are delicious and lovingly arranged. The... More 

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Thank George E
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

We were staying nearby and visited for our evening meal twice. There is a comfortable relaxed atmosphere , the staff are very friendly, helpful and efficient and the food was good. There were 3 of us and all non meat eaters. The menu was varied and the chef had attempted successfully to offer dishes that were well presented and tasty.... More 

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Torrisholme, null, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends who had been before. Beautifully cooked 3 course meal. The chicken parfait was gorgeous and the lamb really tasty. Good selection of fresh veg. Rhubarb creme brûlée was to die for. All praises for Richard floyd the chef on very well cooked tasty food.

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Thank PolC22
Vikki N, Manager at The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your lovely review. I'm really glad you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us. We've worked hard to ensure we offer high quality local meats, a good selection of vegetables and an interesting offer of starters and desserts on our Sunday lunch menu. We will pass on your kind comments to Rich and the rest of the team.... More 

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

We were a party of three for Sunday Lunch and were not disappointed. A friendly welcome, followed by a delicious lunch and dessert we are all impressed. Definitely somewhere I would recommend. I'm sure we will return later in the year.

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Vikki N, Manager at The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit to us and look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Many thanks Vikki More 

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Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Hi I am pleased to give a review and recommendation for this pub / restaurant. I used to find here regularly around 10 years ago when a scots couple owned it and the food, beer and atmosphere was fab then but since two changes of management my visit here in December has gone to another level. I do not fine... More 

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Vikki N, Manager at The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review. It's lovely to hear from people who have fond memories of The White Horse from it's heyday and have then returned and feel it's back to or even exceeding that. We're proud of what we've achieved in the 4 years we've been here and work hard with our head chef to ensure our food is... More 

Haverhill, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

If I was reviewing this establishment just for evening meal I would have given it 5 stars! The evening meal we had here was delicious at reasonable prices. On arrival we received a wonderful warm welcome, shown our room which was dog friendly (we had our little dog with us), shame they didn't even provide a water bowl in the... More 

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Thank Vanessa B
Vikki N, Manager at The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch, responded to this review

Hi Vanessa. Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay with us. We really appreciate the detail you've given us and i'm just sorry your stay wasn't more enjoyable. We do generally find if people are travelling with their dog they bring all the necessary equipment with them but i do like the idea of us perhaps... More 

Chatham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Check in was quick with a friendly greeting. Our room was ideal for the two of us for 3 nights. The breakfast was fantastic with probably the best sausages I have eaten for a hotel / B & B cooked breakfast. We ate in the bar twice and the food was excellent each time with the staff really friendly and... More 

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Vikki N, Manager at The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and it's great to hear you were able to spend time eating (and drinking!) with us. The sausages in particular are a favourite of ours from our Shropshire butcher and from time to time we even have our own home-reared sausages - equally good (if... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful 16th century, grade II listed country pub in the Shropshire Hills area of outstanding natural beauty. An ideal base for walking and cycling. Recently refurbished and with pub and restaurant on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Horse Inn @ Pulverbatch

Address: Longden Road | Castle Pulverbatch, Pulverbatch SY5 8DS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Pulverbatch
Price Range: €41 - €77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for a larger room”
 of 5 bubbles marcg994, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms at this pub, a single, a twin and a double.”
 of 5 bubbles one_eyed_dog_1, 1 Nov 2013 | Read review
“There isn't one for two people, unless other rooms were bigger than ours which I doubt.”
 of 5 bubbles Ally165228, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
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