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The Shepherd's Rest Inn

Lumbutts Road, Todmorden OL14 6JJ, England
+44 1706 813437
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“rag pudding” (19 reviews)
“pie” (20 reviews)
“pastry” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lumbutts Road, Todmorden OL14 6JJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is stunning and there menu offers a really good classic pub. The journey to it is not for the faint-hearted on a winters day but what a view and as i said the foods great

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service had a waitress who had the customer service skills of year old child,my friend ordered the home made steak pie waited 45 mins for it to be made fresh, found a bouquet Garni bag in her pie that she almost ate, only bonus...More

5  Thank James D
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Pub is in a very nice location with great views over countryside if have a table in the restaurant area. We visited for a family meal, 6 of us, no booking so were placed in a side room but still very nice. Good atmosphere in...More

Thank AndySmith1967
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Visited here for evening meal.sat in var area.Cramped tables! Presentation quality of food and portion sizes were atrocious. Whilst the pub had a cosy feel this place cannot even be compared to the Top Brink a little further on the road.More

Thank bentley010105
pernod01, Owner at The Shepherd's Rest Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

hi sorry you were disappointment with your meals, if you would of told us there and then we could of sorted something out for you, we are always open to improving our standards, if you would like to telephone me on the pubs number so...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

First visit here, usually go Top Brink but thought we’d give this a go. Service was really good pleasant staff. We both enjoyed the food I would just comment the mash on my dish was a bit cold. My husbands chips were slightly soggy but...More

Thank Louise g
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Been here on a number of occasions now, so thought this ought to be the time to write a review. Fantastic rural pub with excellent food and drink. Excellent service each time we have been, and the food is typical pub food (meant in the...More

Thank obus85
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We have visited The Shepherds rest on a couple of occasions and on both times the food and service has been excellent. There is a wide variety of dishes on the menu also catering for vegetarians. We took our dogs and stayed in the beer...More

Thank janewoodall1
Reviewed 14 October 2017

A well run pub situated in lovely countryside. The views from the rear bar are impressive. Food is excellent particularly the home made pies and hand cut chips.

Thank joseph850
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Good traditional hearty food with no frills. The menu is fairly simple english food - nothing daring or unique. Great range of drinks. We went on a Saturday Evening - most of the tables taken. From ordering, the food arrived approx 30 mins later -...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We went out for a meal with friends and booked in advance. We had a table overlooking the Calder Valley with Todmorden in the distance and the views were stunning. We at our meal as the sun went down and the food and ambience were...More

Thank David S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lumbutts Road, Todmorden OL14 6JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Todmorden
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 813437
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A traditional country inn, with real fires, dog friendly area, beautiful scenic views, traditional home cooked fresh food, lots of parking and real ales
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