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Unicorn Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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66 Corve Street, Ludlow SY8 1DU, England
+44 1584 873555
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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is not often that I feel compelled to write a review but having just read comments from some clearly unhappy diners, I would like to add this. We booked into The Unicorn, a party of 18 in total and having been made extremely welcome with no drinks confusion, we were shown to our table. The food was served very... More 

Thank Jessica J
Level Contributor
52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The Unicorn serves excellent food, wine and beer and prides itself on its service. The bar is the place to be as it has a huge open fire and has a very cosy atmosphere. The door could do with a porch to keep the draught out every time someone opens it but that is the only real niggle apart from... More 

Thank Andyhowes
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After having two great meals at the Unicorn last year on our last visit to Ludlow, we decided to go back again this year. What a disappointment! Whilst the pub is lovely and welcoming, with low beams and a roaring fire and the menu looked good. The starters were promising - the mackerel pate was very nice but then the... More 

1 Thank Carol G
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited this pub last year and were very pleased with the food. We therefore decided to make a return visit which turned out to be a huge mistake! It was absolutely terrible! The food was awful - a meal described as a sirloin steak could have been anything! The chips were anaemic and looked and roasted like cold fat.... More 

Thank Janice H
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The venue is beautiful. The food sounds appetizing on the menu. Arrived on a wooden platter but didnt taste too good. If you like huge chips then this is the place for you. If you like a wholesome amount of cheese in your tart then this is your destination. I prefer smaller amounts that have delicate flavours. Simply placing the... More 

1 Thank Mumofone2005
Sandbach, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Welcoming bar in a nice town. No need to book as service is efficient and attentive. Food is probably a little over prices but as a tourist town, understandable. Great gastro specials.

Thank CarricktoRome
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a rather cold day, edged past a large builders merchants bag full of logs, entered the bar, welcomed by the bar man, all very pleasant and olde worlde yet no logs burning in the impressive hearth, it would have made such a difference, instead, we moved to three different tables before eventually finding one that... More 

1 Thank RedKite47
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy with open fire. Booked but did not get the table we reserved. However the food was lovely and at a reasonable price. Thank goodness way above normal pub fare. My brie tart wast particularly nice but the whole party enjoyed their meals.

1 Thank bigsmudge2016
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and lovely quaint setting. Caters well for vegetarians too which is a rare bonus! The only thing that annoyed us was to have our food order rushed the minute we arrived as the chef was finishing soon...why book us a table for 8.30 if that's going to be an issue? Though his only rush seemed to be to... More 

3 Thank katesl2016
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an evening meal here, very friendly and welcoming staff, great food and not expensive. The portions are large and the food well cooked and tasty. Definitely worth a visit, it is bigger than it looks from the front with a large restaurant at the rear of the building.

Thank Mikey954HighWycombe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Corve Street, Ludlow SY8 1DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 873555
The Unicorn Inn is a grade two listed building with many old features that add to its unique character. From the wooden beams to the uneven floor, from the welcoming and cosy atmosphere to the always helpful and friendly staff. We offer a high quality, freshly cooked, homemade menu with locally sourced ingredients and a selection of award winning local ales. We have three dining areas to choose from that each have their own charm. We also have an outside seating and garden area overlooking the river for those lovely summer days and evenings, and for the winter we have the one thing everybody enjoys....A roaring fire. Our menus are not only full of seasonal dishes but we also have a mouth watering and extensive vegetarian. Our food service times are subject to change so please telephone Please feel free to go to our website where you will find a copy of our menu. If you have any questions then please email and we will be happy to help.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?