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Cromwells Bar and Restaurant

€€ - €€€, British,
11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
+44 1743 361440
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good typical English food, with a good selection of beer and wine and friendly service at a reasonable price. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Ken P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called into the Cromwell's Bar and Restaurant on Sunday 17 September 2017 at tea time with our son. The place has a nice feel with a lovely rear beer garden up some stairs. We sat at a corner table in the Wine Bar and orders...More

Thank Tyke23
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very comfortable hotel and restaurant. Good choice of breakfast considering only 6 bedrooms and freshly cooked and served. Second evening we ate in the wine bar and had burgers which were excellent. Tasteful décor without being over the top. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Irene J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We dropped in here while exploring Shrewsbury as the atmosphere is nice and the menu looked both decent and decently priced. We were delighted with our seat on the terrace, which was a sun trap even on a cooler mid-September day and good enough to...More

1  Thank Donna E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in while looking for somewhere to eat in Shrewsbury. The outside terrace is just lovely - atmospheric, not too busy but good for people watching. Food was generous and good quality. Veggie/gf options available.

Thank Cherry D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a meal on my birthday with my son and partner and little boy. Lovely little place and good ambiance. The staff were very cheerful and helpful. It's a bit like an alladins cave. There are various drawings on the wall and ceiling...More

Thank Victoria_HBirmingham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please remember that this is a very old building so don't expect elevators, big rooms and wide corridors. Our room was very clean but small. The breakfast and service was great The only drawbacks were the noise from the road and having to pay £10...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a bit of food while waiting for a taxi. Lovely outside seating area with little birds flying in and out. Ordered the fish and chips and summer vegetable risotto. Both very pleased with the food was delicious and very reasonably priced. The...More

Thank sjayet64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I called in after seeing the sign outside advertising the beer garden. It offered a split level, well thought out and comfortable space. We enjoyed a reasonably priced bottle of Prosecco. We didn't dine here, but the Sunday lunches looked delicious!

Thank BendyBones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set back just of the main road this pub restaurant is very welcoming, olde world, clean and relaxing to be in. One of my Favorite inns here in Shrewsbury

Thank Graham P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 361440
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A vibrant and lively popular Inn right in the centre of the historic County Town. Close to all the main attractions. Run by local staff members and owned and by a local family. Based in an atmospheric 500 year old building in the centre of Shrewsbury with a Wine Bar, Restaurant and superb Garden. Six fine guest rooms with three having hand-made fourposter beds which were made just across the border in Heredordshire. Awarded a five star Restaurant rating by the Shropshire Star. Many new features for 2014 including a new Restaurant.
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