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The Horse and Jockey

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$$ - $$$
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Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
+44 1948 662723
12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we was passing we thought we would pop in for tea. The place itself seemed to look lovely on the outside and this didn't disappoint when we went inside. The pub itself was very cosy and warm which was great. However, the food didn't live up to our expectations. The quality seemed poor. We both had the steak, I... More 

Thank johnnywrex
Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just moved to the area so every night out is an adventure. Loved the tapas and my husbands' burger was cooked perfectly,apparently. Staff very attentive and helpful and restaurant warm and cosy on a cold Winter evening. Will definitely be returning

Thank jcrlock
Level Contributor
27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went off friends recommendations amd was pleasantly suprised by the layout and presentation of the pub. However thats were amy positives end. We ordered food from the waitress who seemed to find it funny that my friend asked for bread and butter. The girls waiting on seemed more interested in young males in the pub rather than the customers.... More 

1 Thank David F
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The camembert!! The honey glazed sausages!! Food is to die for and lovely friendly staff. Thankyou- we will definitely be returning

Thank Josie L
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is the second visit we have made to this pub and on both occasions we found it very good value and the staff are exceptionally friendly. If you have an adversity to dogs then it must be said that there are two chocolate Labradors- very well behaved- which roam around. No problem at all for us but some people... More 

1 Thank JimandDot_11
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We found this pub by accident and only had 10 minutes before the kitchen closed. Staff are relaxed and friendly, the service was good, the food was great (both veggie and non veggie). The pub was warm and comfortable with couches, fires and dog friendly which was lovely. Will definately go again.

Thank ajswain61
Hereford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Met at this proper Pub for a family gathering, walk & meal, not disappointed. We were allowed to park our cars, use the facilities and on our return from our walk the Pub accommodated our large group an hour earlier than we had booked (faster walking than anticipated!). The Service was great, the Staff friendly & efficient especially considering they... More 

1 Thank barneysgang
Greater London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

After a good day on canal we had a great meal. The leeks with the meal were exceptional. Good service.

1 Thank agresed2016
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Lovely mulled cider and a yummy turkey dinner. Just enough,lovely roast potatoes and lovely service.

1 Thank Veronica C
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Not the best advert for Whitchurch. Surroundings not bad but the food and service is more transport cafe than even pub grub. Good carpark.

Thank BuckleeSalop1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Whitchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1948 662723
We are a family run country pub that welcomes Children, dogs & mudddy boot's. We concentrate on producing quality, home cooked fresh pub food made from local produce at competitive prices. We have 8 ever changing real ales, along with quality wines and refreshments for all your requirements.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?