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The Horse and Jockey

Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
+44 1948 662723
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (31 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a pleasant walk along the canal we tucked into a fabulous Sunday lunch. Roast beef with all the trimmings. Lovely thank you.

Thank FSimps198
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your kind comments! Il pass them on to our team. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Horse and Jockey is not to be missed if your in the area. We eat here regularly and haven't had a bad meal, ingredients are well sourced and cooked beautifully. The cellar is well kept and the team are welcoming and obviously proud to...More

1  Thank Matthew P
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for your comments, we’re glad you’ve enjoyed your experiences with us. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 5 days ago

Fifteen of us visited the Restaurant this evening for a meal and beverages. We received a very warm welcome and were accommodated all in the same area. After we had settled a waitress came around and took our orders. The menu was varied and good...More

Thank Graham V
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thanks for your lovely comments, we hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a family celebration here last week, lovely place, great food, good service with a smile. Well priced food & drink. I did notice something gluten free on the menu but can't remember what it was.

Thank Beverley G
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Many thanks for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passed this place so many times in the past and thought we’d pop in for lunch. Definitely will return, had a nice sandwich chips and pint. Fantastic value for money. Really nice inside and staff well dressed and polite. Main menu looks good and it...More

Thank wolvesfc1982
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi thanks for your comments. We hope to see you again soon! Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in today with friends. I can say that it was the best chicken burger I’ve had in a long time . Everyone enjoyed their food . Also was lovely seeing all the dogs that were welcome too. Xxx

Thank xxxcccbb
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi thanks for your kind comments. Our chicken burger certainly is one of our customers favourites. We’re glad you all had an enjoyable experience. Many thanks Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a table here on a Friday night for our anniversary dinner. When we arrived the place was heaving but we were quickly shown to our table which was away from the main bar area from where the noise was coming....More

Thank Val S
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi thanks for your review. We’re glad you had an enjoyable anniversary dinner. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited here a few times recently due to family being over. Great food great service lovely atmosphere and decor. Well worth a visit belly pork was beautiful.

Thank pjbuso
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi thanks for your kind comments. We do take pride in our belly pork! Many thanks and hope to see you again soon. Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As this place is within walking distance for us, we eat here often. They now change the menu each month, which is ideal for us. Yesterday we tried the “Best of British” April menu, and both chose the Cullen Skink - one of the best...More

Thank cubalibra
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thanks for your lovely comments, il pass this on to our team and owners for the refurbishment. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here on our way from Holyhead to Birmingham as Google said it was dog friendly. We had a warm welcome and so did our dogs Dexter & Rio. The pub has a very nice friendly feel and the decor is nice. Our 4...More

Thank ningy9
Richard F, Manager at The Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi thanks for your comments. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks, Richard Francis Head chef

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RaRaRachelC
8 December 2017|
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Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi Rachel, the only 2 dogs that are allowed to roam are the resident chocolate labradors, they are very friendly and extremely chilled, however if you ask the staff on arrival they will put them away so that they do not... More
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Jonsey5459
11 July 2017|
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Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi, We do recommend that you book a table. We are close to the canal so you never know how many people will visit us. We also have a lot of regular diners that show up without booking. Would you like me to reserve you a... More
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Julie M
19 June 2016|
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Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Just to confirm, we have booked your table for you today @ 4pm Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Whitchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1948 662723
  • E-mail
Description
We are a family run country pub that welcomes Children, dogs & mudddy boot's. We concentrate on producing quality, home cooked fresh food made from local produce at competitive prices. We have 8 ever changing real ales, along with quality wines and refreshments for all your requirements.
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