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Canal Central

Maesbury Marsh, Oswestry SY10 8JG, England
+44 1691 652168
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (17 reviews)
“egg sandwich” (3 reviews)
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Maesbury Marsh, Oswestry SY10 8JG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Service was very slow, took 25 minutes to bring us two pieces of cake and a pot of tea for two - odd as there were 4 people in the kitchen!. Seemed expensive at £9.80 for what we had as well. Maybe we just caught...More

Thank jomorris756
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a couple of times before, so when by chance we were in the area and due for a spot of lunch, suggested we call in. A bit awkward to find if new to the area, but well worth the effort. Nice coffee, enjoyed...More

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here twice now and on each occasion it was excellent. Real leaf tea in pots with tea cosies and a tea sieve. Endless hot water and refills. Items tried so far are homemade tea cake- delicious and buttered straight away so it...More

Thank mabel98
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Really enjoy visiting Canal Central on a warm day. We sit out in the large grass area with the dogs and appreciate excellent loose tea, good coffee and alluring cakes. There's much more choice on the menu. You can also sit indoors and look out...More

Thank public-citizen
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Absolutely terrific, we came back as planned for another Montgomery Canal walk. First class tea and home made scones again

1  Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 15 June 2017

When we set off on our Montgomery canal walk, our goal was Canal Central for coffee and scones. What a lovely surprise we had as we were a party of more than twenty and we were welcomed and all sat outside in the glorious sunshine...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great day here during the half term canoeing along the canal with family. Staff very helpful and friendly stopped and have a lovely pot of tea and a freshly baked scone on site.

1  Thank rachel p
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

With my elderly parents enjoyed a tranquil boat trip and to finish off our outing a visit to this cafe where we indulged in a fab scone with cream n Jam and good pot of tea .that was really enjoyed no complaints and all food...More

1  Thank myra_benson
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Try the egg sandwiches - my favourite. Excellent loose leaf tea. lovely couple who run it and really good sound cakes and meals. well worth going - walk along the canal, hire a canoe for an hour or two - really recommend it.

1  Thank Harriet B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I have already visited you last year can you please tell me when you are open now as we came yesterday 26/4 but you were closed

Thank Marian H
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Dale G
4 June 2017|
Response from Harriet B | Reviewed this property |
i suggest you contact canal central asn ask - they are very accommodating and helpful.
16 January 2017|
Response from Neil H | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you contact them directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maesbury Marsh, Oswestry SY10 8JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Oswestry
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 652168
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