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The Shepherd's Rest Inn

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Lumbutts Road, Todmorden OL14 6JJ, England
+44 1706 813437
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came here Jan 2017. Glad we booked it was quite busy. Good cooked food. Not cheap meat. Good portions which is always a plus. Service is very friendly and welcoming. Their staff are a credit to the owners. Atmosphere and decor very good. Keep it up. I will be back 👌🏻

Thank beltupnow
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here in in January 2017, Was very busy, so glad we pre booked. However it was well worth the wait. Staff were great and food was outstanding. will definitely eat at the Shepherd's Rest Inn again. Not a cheap place to eat. but worth a visit.

Thank john B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the shepherds rest for a family meal there was seven of USA d the standard of everyone of our meals was terrible from chewy meat to lumpy mash potatoes to uncooked on washed brown carrots would not recommend to anyone

Thank collier49
Halifax, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food, very friendly staff, service spot on. Just look at what they brought us! Lovely gammon steak and a broccoli leek and Stilton pie. Worth a visit, great views from the dining room. Walk up to Gaddings Dam when weather is decent. Or shelter from rain!

Thank Mqmhx
Littleborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perched high above the valley with astonishing views, this gorgeous pub serves terrific home cooked food from a diverse menu. Service can be a little slow at busy times but is always polite and friendly. Perfect place to stop off for food after a walk to Stoodley Pike.

Thank helenwaites91
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Tried this place due to a recommendation & it didn't disappoint the first time. Pate to start was lovely, however my wife's prawn cocktail whilst ok, was served with brown bread, she hates brown bread. Main course for me was shepherds rest pie which was excellent, unlike the vegetables that were served with it. My wife enjoyed a fish dish... More 

1 Thank Richard R
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Myself and my family booked into the Shepherds for a Christmas treat and preordered from a Christmas set menu. There was a great selection to chose from and the food itself was delicious. There were 5 of us in total and we all left very satisfied, full and merry. The 4 courses were gorgeous and offered a good range of... More 

Thank Samantha D
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing, staff were very polite and friendly, excellent price for the quality of the food and service, would highly recommend!

Thank Georgina H
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Took my family here for my mums birthday in December. The fish bouillabaisse was the stand out starter, closely followed by the Greek salad. The chilli prawns were tasty but not a patch on the fish bouillabaisse- I felt a little cheated watch Catherine enjoy this starter as I glumly ate my spicy prawns. Mains were excellent as usual. The... More 

Thank Weathered83
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We took our friend here in September 2016 before they left for home in Australia ....the restaurant was busy but we didn't wait too long for a table ....service was friendly and food was good ...great location with a fantastic view

Thank chrisyh2017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$12
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lumbutts Road, Todmorden OL14 6JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Todmorden
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 813437
A traditional country inn, with real fires, dog friendly area, beautiful scenic views, traditional home cooked fresh food, lots of parking and real ales

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