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The Poppy House

20 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
+44 1588 638443
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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20 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why cook when you can sit in comfort and have a good English breakfast cooked for you. Service is excellent and the place very clean and tidy. You are made very welcome. Food piping hot and good value

Thank dmd746
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were not hopeful about finding anywhere for coffee on Bank Holiday, and were very pleased to find 'The Poppy House' open for business. We were even more pleased to experience really nice coffee, delicious teacake and scone, and prompt and pleasant service which made...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Situated at the top of the high street adjacent the town hall, the Poppy House is a down to earth, rustic and comfy independent local cafe restaurant. We recently visited for breakfast and were really impressed by the cafe restaurant's wide ranging menu offer -...More

1  Thank monkey3008
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My partner and I like to pop out for breakfast when we have a free day off together, and we discovered Poppy’s by accident on one of our visits to Bishops Castle. We have visited many times in the past and the breakfasts are always...More

Thank CariadCwtch
clive H, Director at The Poppy House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Having spoken to the server (my wife) she is mortified she has upset anyone. She genuinely believed she was engaged in 'jokey banter' with the customers who as mentioned, laughed. Since opening 9 years ago my wife has served thousands of customers in her friendly...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

I last visited Bishops Caste 10 years ago and was pleased to see that The Poppy House was still going strong. We had rented a house in Bishops Castle for the week and visited The Poppy House for brunch on one day and breakfast on...More

3  Thank LiverpoolAndy
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We called in for a spot of lunch. The jacket potato was very fluffy and the omelette substantial and tasty. Would thoroughly recommend this place - staff friendly.

1  Thank Kate1268
Reviewed 16 July 2018

After a night under canvas, minus sufficient sleeping bags, the veggie breakfast went done a treat. Big pot of tea and toast plus very friendly staff. A group of lycra clad cyclists came in to refuel and clearly a regular haunt. Nice bits of local...More

1  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Popped in after watching the rush cart celebrations. Excellent service, food and drink as always. Thanks.

1  Thank slabatts
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Poppy House offers accommodation and is a perfect place to stay in lovely Bishops Castle. We had a warm welcome, a large and very comfortable room and a great breakfast the next morning. Perfect. Thanks Julie.

1  Thank jilltownsend10
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Called in for lunch with my parents, found great service and very good local food that suited all of our tastes. lovely interior and was busy when we called so a popular local eating place.

1  Thank Sharon S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bishops Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1588 638443
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