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Shrewsbury Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
+44 1244 303262
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (20 reviews)
“stuffing” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
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1 - 10 of 469 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

we were looking for somewhere to eat and passed the Shrewsbury arms and thought we would give it a try we were shown to our table and it was a bit draughty and cold we asked if it was possible to have a bit of...More

1  Thank sophie742
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear sophie742 Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your experience at the Shrewsbury Arms, I’m very sorry to read that it wasn’t entirely what you had hoped for. We welcome all feedback from guest both good and bad. I have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended this place lunch time today, initially it was ok, service prompt and orders for drinks then food taken. My soup starter arrived it clearly had been sat on the pass for a while as a skin had formed on the top and the so...More

2  Thank Geoff B
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Geoff B Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review of your experience at the Shrewsbury Arms, it’s always disappointing to read reviews where guests haven't enjoyed the experience that they had hoped for. I have taken the time to discuss...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We've been to the Shrewsbury plenty of times before for grub , and they have all been fantastic ! This time was no different. I had the Rump Steak , which came out Medium - Rare and very tender like I asked , and it...More

Thank Ted C
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you Ted C for your kind review, we're so pleased you enjoyed the food and service. We look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 5 August 2017

We wanted a booking for 20 people and the Manager (Laura -who was very friendly and particularly helpful) suggested we use 'The Red Room' which is the room on the right hand side as you enter the Pub from the car park. This meant we...More

2  Thank Steve H
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Dear Steve H Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review of your visit to the Shrewsbury Arms. I will be sure to pass your very kind comments over to Laura along with the rest of the team who I am...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

After a six hour "stop start" journey from South Wales, you can imagine our frustration when we found out that the attached Toby Carvery had ran out of food due to a huge intake of customers due to a car accident, when asked where else...More

2  Thank Devonowl
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

WOW!! Devonowl thank you for this fantastic review i'll be sure to pass your wonderful comments about the food over to the chef!! We look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Went on Wednesday 26/7 place was quiet when we arrived, ordered drinks which arrived quickly, then ordered a starter to share and mains. Starter arrived quickly and then we waited for over a further 45 mins for mains and it was only after complaining that...More

1  Thank Derek S
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear Derek S Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your experience at the Shrewsbury Arms, I’m sorry you don’t feel that it lived up to the standards that you are very used to from us. I would like to take...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

I have travelled past this place regularly for a few years and never stopped in. My family and I decided to go for an evening meal. The menu was good and each was able to find something to eat, despite various dietary requirements. Our starter...More

Thank explorer782017
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you explorer782017for your fantastic review we certainly look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Just called on the off Chance for our Sunday evening meal on the way home from Anglesey race circuit. We had the Sunday Roast sharing platter for two. What a huge amount served up, more than enough for two healthy appetites. Beef, ham, chicken and...More

1  Thank John D
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you John Dalton for this fantastic review. We certainly hope to see you again next time you are passing by!! I'll be sure to pass your very kind comments over to the team! Thanks again.

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Recently visited for a lunch, neither of us had been to this place in many years. We found it extremely quiet only a few tables occupied however the service was still very good and food was good too. We did enjoy our lunchtime with no...More

1  Thank Mead186
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you Mead186 for your review, i'm pleased you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again very soon, may I suggest trying one of our Sunday Lunches on your next visit they are delightful although we do advise that you book at...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Had a roast dinner with family on Sunday. It came on a platter with a variation of meats, all of which were cooked perfectly. The whole thing was like a home cooked roast dinner. Efficient friendly service too. Will definitely be returning!

1  Thank TeriW5
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you TeriW5 for this wonderful review. The Sunday Roasts are one of my favourites too!! I'll be sure to pass your kind comments over and we'll look forward to seeing you again very soon.

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AndyGreen01
17 July 2016|
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Response from TexRickard | Reviewed this property |
Just unlucky, we've always had great service.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 303262
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Description
Situated in the idyllic Cheshire countryside, The Shrewsbury Arms is a welcoming and family friendly public house.
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