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The Jack Mytton Inn

Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
+44 1691 679861
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped off here for lunch whilst holidaying on the canal. It was in a great position and the food we had was great - recommend the fish & chips.

Thank janetfmaskell
Reviewed 4 days ago

Finally called here for Sunday lunch after driving past a sign for it on the Oswestry Road for months now. The pub is beautifully decorated inside and really comfortable. We also had brilliant service throughout the meal. Warm and friendly and efficient. It has the...More

Thank louiseandlouis
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great little find - great food great staff and dog friendly - a little gem on the canal - can't recommend highly enough

Thank 33Annie4343
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in without a booking. Great Sunday lunch. Allowed us to take a dog. The food was really good and atmosphere was relaxed. So good, we stayed for most of the afternoon! We were on a narrow boat, moored up outside the pub. Highly recommended

Thank Eira P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a late lunch - good choice on menu and tasty food Great beer, good Guiness and chilled atmosphere. Variety of indoor seating and if weather is dry , lovely garden views.

Thank shropshiregirl2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by a local. But for various reasons we were disappointed. A very nice pub sadly let down by the short notice of the chef leaving, this we discovered after the meal. The pub had been overwhelmed over the bank holiday...More

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David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our Head Chef was here all day and night Wednesday when you visited us twice that day so I am puzzled about your remark about his leaving. There is no reason ever to have a bottle of wine that is not to temperature preference any...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed. The food was lovely but for a very basic chicken burger the price was extortionateMore

2  Thank ellie840
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear about how our chicken burger extorted you to eat it. There is nothing more distressing for an owner then to learn of an "ate and run" in your own establishment. Please provide me with the details so I can report...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moored up for the night on the canal and had dinner in the Jack Mytton Inn on a Sunday night, on offer were many sandwiches and burgers but nothing in the way of normal pub food or even a Sunday roast. The Inn boasts about...More

3  Thank Shandy015
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so sorry that our prices and menu were not to your liking. At least our location and free moorings ticked the boxes for you. We are not a gastropub and we have never made that claim. We are an unusual Canal Side Pub...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had lunch on sunday brilliant looks like place is getting back to what it used to be like great service staff very efficient and polite will definatly come again if it stays this way used to be regular customer but place had gone down espesially...More

2  Thank paulW2030AN
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to share your experience. As a prior reporter observed, we could do better and that's what we strive for. Our menu is constantly changing with Old and New Favourites being added each week by a kitchen...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was undecided whether to give 3 stars, I know full well that I will be put in my place by the management response, some of which are amusing, others down right rude! Great location, it has recently undergone refub outside and looks great, all...More

4  Thank llangollen78
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us and your complements overall about the Pub , grounds and location are welcome. Your heading of "could do better" is what we always strive to do.We are bedding in a new Pub Menu under our new Chef and team and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Oswestry
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 679861
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The Jack Mytton is a canal side Public Houset in the hamlet of Hindford North Shropshire set in grounds of nearly 3 acres bordering the Famous Llangollen Canal where it houses 6 private boat moorings. Popular with Locals over a wide area,The Jack Mytton relaunched in 2015 under new ownership after an extensive refit to create a cosy timeless Inn atmosphere with a contemporary twist. The Jack Mytton features a Tap Room, Snug Bar with log fire and Lounge with a Dining Room and a conservatory . The Jack Mytton features Real Ales with a regularly changing Guest Beer and featuring its own House Ale, "Growling Bear", a 4.5% Amber Session Ale with a creamy texture brewed exclusively for the Jack Mytton by local microbrewer, Joule's Brewery.
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