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Cromwells Bar and Restaurant

11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
+44 1743 361440
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (28 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mac and Cheese is delicious - a cosy little place with lovely staff. My new fave in Shrewsbury when I’m here for work.

Thank Rondine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was relaxed with very welcoming staff, All 3 of us had steaks with my daughter enjoying a blue rib eye that was excellent. We had fries with ours which were good, but not as good as their chips. The desserts were tasty but...More

Thank Sya S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here for a quick sandwich at lunch time, great panini and the staff were great. Lovely atmosphere. Great Sunday lunch deals.

Thank steve b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early before our table booking , not visited for a while , myself my husband and 10 year old son , amazing food , amazing service , we will be back 👍🏾

Thank forbsey15
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for drinks on a Saturday. It was quite busy when we arrived with shoppers having a post expedition refreshment. As time went by it thinned out before the evening drinkers arrived. There was a steady stream of diners too. The staff were...More

Thank DodgetheViper
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The food here was fantastic and I can honestly say was some of the tastiest Turkey I have ever eaten. The staff are very friendly and helpful and we had a very enjoyable evening. The only slight problem was the speed of the service but...More

Thank RobLeeDavies
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I visited for a special pre- christmas meal and had a great time. The menu offers a good choice of dishes at reasonable prices. Portions are on the large size Service is attentive. We thought our curried parsnip soup was very tasty...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

The whole family enjoyed the Christmas menu! Lots of choice. The staff were very tentative and the food came swiftly. Was easy to book and pre order, great communication. Thank you so much for an enjoyable evening!!

Thank Snowwhite998
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I have dinned at Cromwells lots of times this past year and had some very very good meals but on the other hand I have had some poor meals also. It seems to me it depends when you go and who is serving on the...More

3  Thank stevev0
MichaelJAvery, Owner at Cromwells Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

With respect, what a sad and unbalanced review. You say that in the this past year you had some very very good meals with us but evidently chose not to share the many positive experiences of those visits but chose to post one that concentrates...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Very good location and food was excellent, very cosy atmostphere, we would recommend this wine bar for the wonderful food we tried here, particularly the Fish and Chips as the fish was the freshest and whitest we have ever had.

Thank juedale
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 61
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 361440
  • E-mail
A vibrant and lively popular Inn right in the centre of the historic County Town. Close to all the main attractions. Run by local staff members and owned and by a local family. Based in an atmospheric 500 year old building in the centre of Shrewsbury with a Wine Bar, Restaurant and superb Garden. Six fine guest rooms with three having hand-made fourposter beds which were made just across the border in Heredordshire. Awarded a five star Restaurant rating by the Shropshire Star. Many new features for 2014 including a new Restaurant.
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