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The Old Rectory

Lowe Hill Road, SY4 5UA, England
+44 1939 233233
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lowe Hill Road, SY4 5UA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A second visit to the Old Rectory proved to be as successful as the first. The staff are friendly, Norman stood out as being particularly helpful. The rooms were clean, well furnished and the breakfast was excellent. The only downside was that the showers didn’t...More

Thank Brenmeryl
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed recently room clean but small . Disappointing. Went for food starter was ok , main course well supposed to be home made tai fish cake ,I think they forgot the fish nit very good . Breakfast was ok sausages not cooked very well apart...More

Thank jim1s
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Lovely place, great service. The young lady that greeted me in the late evening was there in the morning when I went to breakfast. She is a workhorse. Charming lady. Nice bar area, lovely breakfast. I really enjoyed the stay and well worth the money!

Thank jbownds60
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Wonderful welcome to this pleasant & cosy hotel. Room was good with a comfortable bed & a view over the front. Old world charm about this hotel not at all corporate as felt an individual. The staff were wonderful very helpful & friendly. When we...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Have had my own wedding here and have also attended others. I've had 3 birthday parties here and been for afternoon tea. Can't recommend enough. Stunning location, such a beautiful building. The service from the staff is above and beyond to make your event as...More

Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Today was my mother in laws funeral, and afterwards we all, friends and family went to The Old Rectory, Wem for what is classified as light refreshments. Everything was laid out beautifully when we arrived, with tea and coffee at the ready. We had a...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Sandwiches & coffee ok. Nothing special but enough. Welcoming but seem short staffed. Clean and nice conservatory for a small meeting. We have also had parties here over time which have been very good also a wedding party which was ideal.

Thank sue v
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We fsncied a mid winter break just to break up the routine. We chose Shropshire as our destination Wem was a good place to stay as it is faily well located to visit some of the sites. We acquired a good deal through Hotels.com. It...More

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Really nice building in a nice position and surrounding grounds. The breakfast was very good as were the staff. The room was rather cold, the bathroom was very cold. Also the wifi does not work upstairs which in this day and age is a nuisance...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were staying in the area and chose the Old Rectory to have a meal in one night. We had a baby with us, so we ate early (6.30). The staff were very pleasant and the service was friendly. The food was a good standard...More

Thank Bigkev53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lowe Hill Road, SY4 5UA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Wem
  • Phone Number: +44 1939 233233
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