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The Crown Inn Pub

€€ - €€€, British,
Wentnor, Bishops Castle SY9 5EE, England
+44 1588 650613
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (38 reviews)
“steak ale” (5 reviews)
“homemade jams” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Wentnor, Bishops Castle SY9 5EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed at the Crown for 3 nights. The room was clean and comfortable, and full of charachter. The food in the pub was excelent and the staff very friendly. My only comment is that the stairs up to the rooms are a bit steep...More

Thank sgutman2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our double room was lovely, really nice, clean and smelled of new paint and carpet. However, our friends had a room next door which you literally could not swing a cat in. Their bathroom sink was made for Barbie, not two adults. I felt really...More

Thank kse1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for an evening meal, what a find ! I had without doubt the very best pub pie I have ever had. Ham Leak and Stilton, I will go back again even though it will mean traveling from Norfolk. Plan to stay there next year'

Thank GrannieE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great find right up our street couldn’t believe how friendly everyone is in this village the room was spotless (watch out for the steep stairs) the food was proper home cooked fayre as was breakfasts the owners had only been there for five weeks...More

Thank toucantour
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant lunch at the Crown Inn. The landlord made us very welcome and the place was warm and friendly. The landlord has only been there for 7 weeks but is already making many improvements to the pub. His wife showed us...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a pleasure to find a 'true' country pub. Local food, warm atmosphere, lovely landlord, local crafts and preserves, wide span of foods available for meat eaters and vegetarians. A wonderful evening, thank you.

Thank Mumofone2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped into the Crown for lunch having walked down from the Long Mynd. This is a cosy village pub with a welcoming atmosphere in beautiful countryside. There was plenty of choice on the menu and we had an excellent lunch. One of us had...More

Thank Cazzie203
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Found this quaint country b and b online and booked for a couple of nights just passed. Andy and Vanessa make you feel very welcome and go out of their way to make your stay special. Loved the neighbourhood feel and was very happy with...More

Thank Rower2015
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Arrived on spec on a very busy lunchtime but we were quickly seated and served. As the other reviewers have said the pies are top drawer. Don't come here if you're looking for contemporary gastropub dining. But if you're into a bustling, friendly pub with...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Food is really lovely especially the steak ale & stilton pie, the portions are large well worth the money. The rooms are tastefully decorated with tea and coffee facilities in the rooms along with fresh flowers. Staff are very friendly and nothing is too much...More

Thank 381nannette
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Marion H
18 September 2016|
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Response from GloryB0210 | Reviewed this property |
I have tried looking on their web site for menu options, menu's don't seem to be available on web site. Try phoning them, they are always very helpful, 01588 650613....
7 January 2015|
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Response from Derek T | Reviewed this property |
I dont know but they are very helpfull if you have eating disorders
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$118
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wentnor, Bishops Castle SY9 5EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bishops Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1588 650613
  • E-mail
400 year old coaching inn, great food, newly refurbished b&b accommodation, superb views of the Long Mynd, beer garden, see our website for further details.
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