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8 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ, England
+44 1743 272709
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Fusion, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to CSONS for dinner when staying in Shrewsbury over the New Year. This place had a small menu, but all the dishes I had were very tasty. Service was polite and friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PaulJ732
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my wife’s birthday and a friend booked our party in for 16 of us. To be honest when I saw the limited menu and the lack of larger of any kind I was dreading the night ahead, however I can only award a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank jplumhenry123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had my Christmas lunch with my sister-in-law today. We always love eating in CSons and have eaten at this branch multiple times, both for lunch and evening meal and also the branch in Ludlow. Today's meal was as good as ever. As it was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Juliette D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten at Csons a number of times since it opened. I've always been impressed with the food and service HOWEVER on Friday evening as a group of nine we were booked in for a xmas gathering. I'd called during the week to see...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank madmaxtaylor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very inventive menu in lovely setting. Excellent for vegetarians. Nice selection of wines. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank davidhI7648UH
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Really loved the atmosphere and had a lovely inexpensive lunch with the family. Would recommend to anyone for an informal meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank chrisrH8361AW
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Absolutely love Csons - great coffee, great cakes, great savoury food... Oh, and great service! It's clear that the people behind it take pride in producing exceptional food and the flavours they create are just delicious. The quality of the ingredients is also evident. Excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Kate R
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We came here for lunch on a busy Christmas shopping Saturday. The place was packed but we were shown to a table straight away. The food was fantastic, we had steak sarnie and squash soup- really tasty food, all served in a very friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank charmianr2013
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

Have been before and had mixed experience. Tonight found that food overall was disappointing, portion size small on mussels ,lamb ribs fatty dish And disjointed ..... !!! Main courses Luke warm , pork served in bowl difficult to eat should be on plate and pheasant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank Karen J
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Been here before and enjoyed past menu. This time everything tasted the same. Beetroot burger tasted the same as the veggie pakora tasted the same as the roasted cauliflower. Female waitress was a bit dismissive. Original lads are lovely though. I won’t be back, sadly....More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Roseland15
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Response from Emzie2291 | Reviewed this property |
On-street parking, or I use any of the short stage car-parks in the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 272709
  • E-mail
CSONS specialises in #LocallySourced and #GloballyInspired seasonal food and drink. This family cafe/restaurant is owned by 4 Crouch (C) brothers (SONS). CSONS is a fun, relaxed and friendly environment that is all about a love of great food, great drink and people! You are always welcome, whether it be for a quick tea or coffee or a delicious lunch or evening dinner.
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