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Good pub

A pleasant,friendly pub, lots of space and character, large outside beer garden,with plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Garry M
via mobile
This is a proper pub

You should be sure to make a trip outside into the garden and see a magnificent old building. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony F
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“proper pub”(9 reviews)
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22 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1XB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A pleasant,friendly pub, lots of space and character, large outside beer garden,with plenty of picnic tables, dog friendly,good choice of tasty beverages, a very old dove house in the garden adds too the ambience, well worth a visit

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You should be sure to make a trip outside into the garden and see a magnificent old building. It has been used as a set in films. Russel, the boss, will tell you all about it. The beers are very well kept and always good....More

Thank Tony F
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This has to be the best pub in Shrewsbury. Great selection of " Get anywhere" type drinks plus top selection of real ales. Proper traditional pub surroundings. Friendly staff, pleasant locals and lovely atmosphere. In Shrewsbury for weekend visit and despite the towns many great...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Great old fashioned pub and one of the few proper good uns that still remain. Decent selection of ales and a cracking beer garden out the back too. Friendly staff and just does what it should! A proper pub!

Thank RobLeeDavies
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Popped in twice with my wife when we stayed in Shrewsbury. It's small and very oldy worldy inside but full of character. There were 5 real ales on, all of which i sampled on a pretty busy Saturday afternoon. I also enjoyed their homemade pork...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The Nags Head is on the main road, a real quirky pub with great character. You can either sit in the front and look out of the window or sit in the back room. On the two occasions we visited the pub it was entirely...More

Thank BryoFrank
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little pub, great selection of real ales and gorgeous beer garden. Lovely place to sit in the summer!

Thank Katie W
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love the Nags Head pub! The staff are so lovely and kind and there is always a friendly welcoming atmosphere. As soon as you walk into this little pub you feel at home. I’ve never had a bad experience or even a bad...More

Thank GinnyJones28
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

On a lovely hot sunny day this has to be the most glorious beer garden in Shrewsbury..sat here for a few hours and loved it....old architecture, lovely old trees and birds bouncing around....and good beer...what more could you ask for...oh..and staff are just happy ,happy...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

On a pub crawl round Shrewsbury.. found this place on a real ale guide..very old building..lovely friendly landlady ..lots of beers to choose from..in need on a bit of paint and update...but enjoyable place..

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