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Shrewsbury Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
+44 1244 303262
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“lamb” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
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1 - 10 of 489 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were invited to the here for Sunday lunch, not my choice as I left a not so complimentary review last summer .So I think it's only fair to redress the balance and give credit where due. Could not fault any of the food at...More

Thank cocinero168
Laura H, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you cocinero168 for taking the time to leave us a review, we are glad to hear you gave us another try and enjoyed your visit with us along with the fantastic home cooked food and attentive service we pride ourselves on. We'll make sure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a family meal on a Sunday and the food was great big portions and it's nice to be able to help yourself from out of the dishes and meat platter . Friendly staff and very clean . Will return

Thank LAkifty
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you LAkifty for this lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Meal out with the wife Arrived 17:30 pub was quiet , warm and cosy. Staff sat us down very polite took drinks order . We had nachos to share first , the home made avocado salsa was delicious! We both preferred the steak and ale...More

Thank Adam S
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Adam S for this wonderful review, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read some reviews of poor service I was sceptical about visiting the Shrewsbury Arms for the first time following a recommendation. We visited early evening in January and the pub was quiet as to be expected this time of year. Decor is nice and...More

Thank Jessica J
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Jessica J for this positive review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way home from my daughters and decided to stop for a meal. We walked in and were warmly greeted and although we had not booked we were led to a nice table by the log fire (bit to warm for me)...More

1  Thank edwardellis09
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you edwardellis09 for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in here after shopping in Chester for food ,we were made to feel very welcome By all the staff we spoke to the lady behind the bar was very nice and helpfull as my girlfriend has coeliac.and helped her with the menu . The...More

Thank Steve H
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Steve H for this lovely review, we are so glad to hear you had a lovely meal! I will be sure to pass you kind comments over to the team. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an early lunch here last Saturday 16th Dec and the restaurant was fairly quiet. When the food finally arrived we could not fault it, all four meals were delicious and well presented and cooked. The service however spoilt the occasion, with over long...More

Thank rosieandjamesellis
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you rosieandjamesellis for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate all reviews and utilise these within on going staff staff training. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the food, we are sorry to hear you felt there was a long...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The place has so much potential and is lovely, homely and warm. We entered and stood by a sign which read "wait here to be seated" only to be ignored by staff and for other customers to just continue through. We were finally achnowledged by...More

1  Thank Amy J
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Amy J for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate all reviews and use them constructively with continuous staff training. We are sorry to hear you felt your experience was only average, as a well established country pub we pride...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

If you like proper home cooked style good this is a must. We had Christmas menu and every course was lovely. So much turkey...real turkey...gravy veg we couldn't finish it all. Fantastic

1  Thank Julia C
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Julia C for this fantastic review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your Festive menu, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

We had been advised to try the Shrewsbury arms for lunch.. When we got there, we all thought we try the set 3 course Christmas menu, unfortunately you have to pre-book the Christmas Menu. But this turned out to be a good thing, as we...More

3  Thank lynne_hodgkinson
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you lynne_hodgkinson for such a lovely review, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed the Festive Menu! We hope to see you again soon for an Afternoon Tea!

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AndyGreen01
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Response from TexRickard | Reviewed this property |
Just unlucky, we've always had great service.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 303262
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Description
Situated in the idyllic Cheshire countryside, The Shrewsbury Arms is a welcoming and family friendly public house.
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