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The French Pantry

15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
+44 1584 879133
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This little place properly out punches it’s weight. The food is really really good and very french, including the wine list. It has changed slightly but much much for the better. Less choice on the menu but all classics and extremely well executed. The wine...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though we haven't been for over a year now, this is an excellent restaurant with real French food (sometimes a bit on the rich side for my delicate stomach!), very popular here. It's very small, so I think booking is important, but we've found the...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried this bistro on a whim really as we were travelling on elsewhere and had stopped in Ludlow as a well known foodie destination for lunch. The French Pantry ticked all of the boxes managing to conjure up the deep flavours of french cooking without...More

1  Thank duncanA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely quaint French bistro cafe come restaurant which I have been dying to go to a number of years but they never seemed to have a vegetarian option for my girlfriend. However, we rang up and they had wild mushroom and cashew...More

1  Thank Justinpeter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for lunch and were a bit concerned when we went in as this place resembles a cafe more than a French restaurant. However, don't let that put you off as the food was wonderful. Hubby had the French onion soup (£7) which he...More

Thank august01
Reviewed 10 February 2018

A restaurant that makes you smile. Good food served in a slightly hectic style adds up to an overall charming experience. We were squeezed into a dining slot that was insufficient to allow us to get through the menu, but what we had was very...More

1  Thank AJG333
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Had dinner here on a Saturday night and we were not disappointed. It may look a little basic, shabby almost, from the outside but the service and the food were outstanding and superb value. Good atmosphere, my only quibble would be that there is only...More

1  Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 26 January 2018

First visit here despite having lived locally for 10 years! The food and service were both really good with the French onion soup and coq au vin being the highlights. The confit duck was also good. We visited on a really quiet mid-week night which...More

1  Thank 808JTW
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Think there is a new chef and it’s even better than before.The cheese fondue starter was exceptional. Service was discreet and superb all in one. Really impressed with everything and recommend a visit.

2  Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with family,the food was delicious, staff very helpful and attentive,would visit more often if lived nearer

1  Thank suter1014
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29 October 2017|
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Response from SimonPeterKing | Property representative |
Austin, sadly not. Monday thru Sat lunch and dinner. cheers, Simon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 879133
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