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“Great food and atmosphere & dog friendly!”

The Golden Ball Inn
Ranked #15 of 30 Restaurants in Ironbridge
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Wow! This most be the most frequented pub by dogs that I have ever visited. Lots of dogs here, which as dog owners/lovers we were happy to see. We went on a Friday night and there was a nice buzzy atmosphere, but we still managed to find a nice quiet table and order food. The food was good solid pub food, tasty and unpretentious which is just what we like!

Mains we had lamb shank, a veg bake and steak baguette. Dessert choices were a little less, my husband had ice cream and I had bread and butter pudding, which was lovely. My only criticism would be that they only had three flavours to choose from on the ice cream, and more choice would have been great.

The service was very friendly and we didn't have to wait long.

We had a really lovely evening here and very much enjoyed it. Would recommend and definitely return ourselves.

1  Thank Lacey L
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

four of us dined we had a good meal with a choice of meats, the sweets was a trio of ice cream vanilla ,ginger and rum and rasin but we wanted just vanilla we were then told because of STOCK ROTATION we had to have the above .We then complained and was told by the one in charge (by lewis )HE HAD OTHER THINGS TO DO he walked away with hands in the air in a dismissive manner. NO SWEET WERE HAD ONLY A LOSS OF CUSTOM TO YOU, WILL NOT COME AGAIN We have been many times before we will not recommend you

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1  Thank Gailbirch
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Visited here with 4 friends last week. Menu was OK but not really pub food. The pub itself is quite tatty and do you really want to eat surrounded by drooling dogs!! I didn't.
I had a steak sandwich on a baguette with chips, (the only simple thing on the menu of I'm honest) This cost over ten pounds!!! It was all baguette and quite fatty.

Will not be eating here again!

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Thank Shar0n1961
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

This pub is an hidden gem. It have a wide offer on the menu and offers great hospitality. The building has lots of character and is very authentic to the time which it it was build. The roads are quite bad to get to it however this should not affect this beautiful Restaurant.

Thank Grant97
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Dog friendly pub, great service and food, we had stuffed chicken and also gammon, both meals were good. The prices are a little higher than some pubs but inline with ironbridge area.

Thank WoodyWoodwood
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