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The Shoulder of Mutton

$$ - $$$, British,
Shelf Halifax West Yorkshire 1 Carr House Lane | Between Bradford & Halifax, Halifax HX3 7RB, England
+44 1274 679179
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible35%
16 Jul 2017
“Went for a drink with our American friends ”
21 Jun 2017
“Gone downhill. Fast”
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Shelf Halifax West Yorkshire 1 Carr House Lane | Between Bradford & Halifax, Halifax HX3 7RB, England
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

What a lovely atmosphere after going out for a meal we stopped off at the Shoulder of Mutton the staff were very helpful in helping to choose my friends drink as this was her first time in an English pub. Will definitely call again

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We've been going to the shoulder of mutton for many years but it's severe decline in the last few months has prompted me to write this review to warn others. We certainly won't be returning. The atmosphere is very unwelcoming and cold. Behind the bar...More

1  Thank James T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This venue is always changing hands but never seems to improve.The sta\ff are neither welcoming nor helpful, when I mentioned a dirty sticky table I was given a cloth!!!!!! i will not be returning.

Thank samburu
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent quiz,let down by the state of bottles/glasses behind the bar. The majority were covered in dust. Poor bar keeping.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Yet another excellent addition yo the place. Now serving authentic Thai food on an evening cooked by Thai ppl. The foods excellent. Excellent value for money. Can be eaten inner or taken away. Highly recommended place to visit.

Thank Christopher W
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Such a shame management put non starter ideas above regulars of this Sunday night popular weekly event. If you want to feel valued as a customer don't come to this pub.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Lovely home cooked meal, the meat was full of flavour, sourced locally straight from the farm, portions large enough for a hearty appetite. Will definitely come here again having eaten here once :-)

Thank jackiemcd0nald
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Just called here my husband & grandaughter thought beer garden would be a good idea . We walked into the empty pub and asked if they were doing food she went away and came back20 minutes later and said they were. I ordered 2 hot...More

1  Thank jane G
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Was taken for mother day by my children but was very dissapointed when we got there and told items already gone from menu. Had some funny tasting mushroom and gammon was very salty and under cooked.

Thank woodsidepossie
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Had two meals here now Valentines day and Christmas Day...food lovely tasty and value for money...portions sizes fill my hubby. Decor up to date and mine hosts very welcoming. Hope they stick with it as I know they have plans for various evenings ie..quizes live...More

Thank janehoworth1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shelf Halifax West Yorkshire 1 Carr House Lane | Between Bradford & Halifax, Halifax HX3 7RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 679179
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Beautifully situated in Shelf, the Shoulder of Mutton is an iconic pub serving great food, with a sunny beer garden and a warm & comfortable interior. The team strive to create and environment that everyone can enjoy and their aim is to keep up to date with current trends with food and drink. All food is prepared freshly on the premises, using only the very freshest, locally sourced ingredients. A warm welcome awaits you from Luke , Stacey and team at the Shoulder of Mutton.
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