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Crazy Cat

Brilliant place to head to for some old school beers. This pub has its own celebrity Cat, who lets... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2019
Tywyn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Classic English Pub! Great spot

We just got into town and checked into our flat we were staying in across the street from the Nags... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2018
Aurora, Colorado
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  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“beer garden”(13 reviews)
“pork pie”(12 reviews)
“proper pub”(9 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Brilliant place to head to for some old school beers. This pub has its own celebrity Cat, who lets itself in takes its place on the bar. Beautiful beer and snack collection and great colour friendly locals.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richburden
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

We just got into town and checked into our flat we were staying in across the street from the Nags Head so decided to get a drink before going to dinner. Awesome little pub with good beer, friendly folks and great atmosphere. Very comfortable little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wyldecamp
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

A pleasant,friendly pub, lots of space and character, large outside beer garden,with plenty of picnic tables, dog friendly,good choice of tasty beverages, a very old dove house in the garden adds too the ambience, well worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank garrym887
Reviewed 31 October 2018

You should be sure to make a trip outside into the garden and see a magnificent old building. It has been used as a set in films. Russel, the boss, will tell you all about it. The beers are very well kept and always good....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TonyF798
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This has to be the best pub in Shrewsbury. Great selection of " Get anywhere" type drinks plus top selection of real ales. Proper traditional pub surroundings. Friendly staff, pleasant locals and lovely atmosphere. In Shrewsbury for weekend visit and despite the towns many great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark P
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great old fashioned pub and one of the few proper good uns that still remain. Decent selection of ales and a cracking beer garden out the back too. Friendly staff and just does what it should! A proper pub!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RobLeeDavies
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in twice with my wife when we stayed in Shrewsbury. It's small and very oldy worldy inside but full of character. There were 5 real ales on, all of which i sampled on a pretty busy Saturday afternoon. I also enjoyed their homemade pork...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ian H
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The Nags Head is on the main road, a real quirky pub with great character. You can either sit in the front and look out of the window or sit in the back room. On the two occasions we visited the pub it was entirely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BryoFrank
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely little pub, great selection of real ales and gorgeous beer garden. Lovely place to sit in the summer!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katiewagstaffx
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love the Nags Head pub! The staff are so lovely and kind and there is always a friendly welcoming atmosphere. As soon as you walk into this little pub you feel at home. I’ve never had a bad experience or even a bad...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GinnyJones28
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