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Darwin’s Kitchen

15 St. Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1EQ, England
+44 1743 358870
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
15 St. Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1EQ, England
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1 - 10 of 919 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We met at Darwin’s kitchen in Shrewsbury - the drinks are way over priced, I don’t mind paying a bit extra in a nice place as it puts off loud uneducated people but the prices are extortionate. We all opted for a set type 3...More

2  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I held our 40th birthday party at Darwin’s Kitchen Dan and his wonderful team were accommodating, charming and great fun! We had a brilliant time and would thoroughly recommend 👍

2  Thank 932henry
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are always keen to try new restaurants that we find especially in Shrewsbury now the wine and cocktail bars are on the increase and gives a good night out for food and drink; plus we have friends staying in a couple of weeks so...More

Thank Steve R
KarenL6591, Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Afternoon Steve WE are sorry to read this review. If you could take the time, please email us direct so I can personally respond. Kind regards Darwin's

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the suite for 2 nights to celebrate our anniversary. What a perfect choice it was too. Darwin's Kitchen was easy to find, a short walk from Wyle Cop car park, it also looked just as beautiful on the outside as it did inside....More

1  Thank Kath H
Stacey B, Guest Relations Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Kath, Thank you so much for this beautifully written review, the praise is high and thoughtfulness behind it is appreciated by all of the team here. We hope to see you back again, we are launching menu this week for the Auturm and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I called in for a full English to spoil ourselves on a romantic weekend as it is fairly expensive, (in my opinion). We went in and it was very quiet for a Saturday morning, waited about 7 mins to be asked if we...More

Thank Stephen D
Stacey B, Guest Relations Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephen, Thank you for taking the time to get in touch. We do like to personally respond to all reviews that are not 5 Stars so please do email us directly as we would like to talk to you regarding your visit on the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table for 5.30pm looking for Sunday lunch. When we got there a barman told us they had been really quiet all day on the food side, 3 of us asked for the Sunday roast only then to be told due to a...More

Thank Nicky C
Stacey B, Reservations & Marketing Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Nicky, We are sorry you did not enjoy your visit on this occasion. Please email us at hello@darwinskitchen.co.uk for a personal response from the management. With kind regards, Darwins

Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled from out of area and needed somewhere to lunch. Saw this place on the internet and decided to book.......how glad we did. What a super find. Staff were excellent, menu and food very good, decor unusual, atmosphere great. What more could you want?? Wish...More

1  Thank pamdavies61
Stacey B, Reservations & Marketing Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope to see you again very soon as we are changing the menu into autumn. With kind regards, Darwin's

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Following a recent rebranding the menu has now shifted to include smaller plates. An English style tapas serving up the best Shropshire has to offer. Along with a group of friends we booked for their newly launched, once a month voyage of discovery. Once a...More

1  Thank simontski
Stacey B, Reservations & Marketing Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback, we are so glad you enjoyed the recent event. We hope to see you again very soon. With kind regards, Darwin's

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here for a quick lunch and ordered coffee and sandwiches. Both arrived promptly and looked delicious. However mine turned out to be pretty inedible but as we were short of time I wrote it off and didn’t complain. When our plates were...More

Thank Sjb246
Stacey B, Reservations & Marketing Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback, it is great to know we can trust the team to put things right. We hope to see you again very soon as we are changing the menu into autumn. With kind regards, Darwin's

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a really lovely meal here the food was great we had a main and a desert .The food was certainly quality. We took advantage of the cocktail deals and the atmosphere was great.

Thank 995clairep
KarenL6591, Manager at Darwin’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope to see you again very soon as we are changing the menu into autumn. Kind regards Darwin's

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 St. Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 358870
  • E-mail
Description
Darwin’s Kitchen enjoys a great location in the heart of Shrewsbury with easy walking access to the railway station, local tourist spots and many great independant shops and boutiques. Four stylishly decorated double rooms are complimented with contemporary en-suite bathrooms, flat screen tv's and free wi-fi access. Darwin's Kitchen is the newest addition to Shrewsbury based company The DiTella Group also comprising of The Loopy Shrew and Darwin's Townhouse. The Chefs have carefully created a menu offering guests a social dining experience. The Kitchen offers a wide range of small and bigger plates some British favourites and some inspired from around the globe. Darwin's Kitchen has created a warm and inviting environment, perfect for any occasion. Cosy up on the sofas with your morning coffee and paper, catch up with friends in their tropical, leafy conservatory, treat your nearest and dearest to dinner in The Dining Room, a firm nod to Charles Darwin’s roots and style
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