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The Baron at Bucknell

Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
+44 1547 530549
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak burger” (5 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice surroundings, pleasant & very helpful staff, but meal was OK, nothing out of the ordinary & very overpriced at £60, including elderberry drink, coffee & 10% tip!More

Thank Colin P
BaronAtBucknell, Owner at The Baron at Bucknell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our beautiful setting and friendly hospitality. With regard to our pricing, we believe we are competitively priced for the high quality freshly prepared food we serve and this is confirmed by the vast majority of...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This is the most perfect place both in terms of location and comfort. We have stayed here before and so knew it was a special place. The garden rooms look amazing with spectacular views, but the rooms in the inn are beautiful - Room 2...More

Thank Sukimac
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Just spent 3 days at this wonderful Inn. Nothing was too much trouble for the lovely owners and their staff. Add to that beautiful clean and luxury rooms and excellent restaurant food and that makes for a perfect stay away from home. We didn't want...More

Thank michaelhughes261
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Great place, great views, great service, great choice of food. Would come again and would order the gammon again as it was amazing . Also the chips were to die for .

Thank Djwolin
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

An unexpected sumptuous scrumptious family meal! Delicious main courses and puddings to delight! Great atmosphere and attentive staff on hand! Top marks from us all!

Thank Jane R
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Having just arrived in the area for a short break we managed to get a very last minute table of 3. The restaurant was very well maintained and has the original cider press and chase lovely to see. The staff where very friendly and welcoming...More

Thank JanetC1118
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

The food and atmosphere were just amazing here! Really friendly staff, family run. We only stayed in the area 2 days and had 2 meals here just because the first meal was so impressive! Best Sunday roast I’ve had in a while!!! Many thanks we...More

Thank Dr_Tooth_Fairy
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We booked as 40 year Anniversary celebration. A bit nervous about a 'Pub in Shropshire' ? BUT, everything about the place was a real pleasure - the nicest cooked breakfast I have ever eaten. Lovely surroundings in the garden chalets with a Hot tub 55''...More

Thank Les B
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We hadn't booked, but they made us very welcome and we were offered a choice of a table inside or outside. For a starter we both had Crayfish Tails, which I found somewhat bland, For the main course I had Duck Breast, which was served...More

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We came with some friends. The staff were very helpful, the restaurant was lovely with with all the history and the original features.. We had the option of tub chairs or they would change them if we preferred but they were so relaxing. The restaurant...More

Thank 664lin1980
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Cherie S
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Phil W | Property representative |
Thank you Susan for answering this questions so well. We do allow dogs in our beer garden and stable bar but not in thelLounge, conservatory or restaurant, particularly during food service. Food is served throughout the inn... More
Cherie S
April 18, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bucknell
  • Phone Number: +44 1547 530549
  • E-mail
Surrounded by stunning views of the rolling Shropshire Hills, the Baron at Bucknell is one of the finest Country Inns in Shropshire and only 20 minutes from the picturesque market town of Ludlow, and 10 minutes away from the small medieval welsh town of Knighton. Dine in sumptuous comfort with our delicious home cooked food, local real ales and the warmest welcome in Shropshire. Relax and unwind in our friendly atmosphere. Our fantastic team of staff make the Baron one of the best hotels in the area; customers frequently tell us it’s a home from home where nothing is too much trouble. We have 8 luxury bedrooms. The 5 rooms in the inn are individually styled and equipped to a very high standard. With en-suite, TV, DVD player and IPod dock, you can enjoy the convenience of home with a luxurious twist. Our latest addition is 3 luxury garden rooms situated around a natural swimming pond. Each garden room has its own hot tub, sun deck, log effect gas fire and 55” smart TV.
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