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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a wonderful welcome with a fine standard of well cooked and beautifully presented meals at a reasonable price. This is the third time we have met as a group of 12 and despite a very late arrival we could not have been better cared for. Good value and so nice to see more on offer than just a roast...

Thank maurpc
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly pub with limited lunchtime food available. 4 of us ate only one of us was happy with their meal the other 3 were considered over priced. My mushrooms stuffed with leeks and topped with cheese was particularly disappointing. 4 very small mushrooms with a few small rings of leek under a very sparse cheese covering. No chips no bread...

Thank Shropshirelass56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Helen, Jess and the lovely team make this place what it is- magical. Gorgeous food, amazing beer, fun company, families and pet friendly and a wonderful place to be! Bravo! A must for visitors and locals!

Thank Suzanne H
Bedale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Stayed here for a fortnight recently. This is my choice when stopping in the area and has been for a number of years. It has a fair sized carpark so usually no problems. Friendly pub with good food at reasonable prices. They stop food at 2030. Good breakfast. They also have free WiFi. Good selection of real ales as well...

Thank Kenneth M
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

8 of us went last night for a works meal, the food was amazing all 3 courses , we had the Christmas menu , service was perfect, food was served quick and the whole place is just so nice and friendly and very reasonable too

Thank Neffieburton
Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We have visited here many times for food and our last visit was no exception to our others. Food is always spot on. Great choice of real ales which rotate on a barrel to barrel basis. Our favourite place to go when walking in Ironbridge.

Thank waltweb55
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Enjoyed a lovely birthday meal, at this lovely traditional pub/restaurant, would recommend the food and the hospitality, the staff are friendly and helpful, the table was ready for when we arrived, so all in all lovely experience. thank you

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stayed a couple of nights in a very clean room. Nice little touches - water and tea making facilities. Quiet despite being a well visited pub. Maybe needs a brush up on the decor though. Comfy four poster(!) and large bathroom. Bar has a great local feel to it, great beer - evening food is acceptable but the breakfasts...

Thank Marc C
Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We called in here in May and sat outside for a drink in the sunshine and immediately liked it so decided to come back this month and stay for 3 nights.Ironbridge is a fascinating place to visit, so inevitably can get very busy so that's why the Golden Ball is in an oasis of calm. The staff are so helpful,...

Thank kirklands763
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Popped into the Golden Ball for lunch with my husband yesterday lunchtime. The menu on the blackboard was so interesting, not just the bog standard pub lunch. We spent so much time deciding what to eat as everything sounded so lovely and delicious. Finally I ordered the garlic and rosemary marinated lamb chop on greek salad with crispy aubergines. My...

Thank Helen L

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Golden Ball Inn

Address: 1 Newbridge Road, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7BA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Ironbridge Gorge > Ironbridge
Price Range: ₹ 4,149 - ₹ 6,639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Golden Ball Hotel Ironbridge
The Golden Ball Inn Ironbridge
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“select the room with the four poster bed- very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles kirklands763, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“our room was no. 4. see above comment!”
 of 5 bubbles denoYork, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Lovely big four poster bed, good tea/coffee making facilities, well sound proofed and a huge bathroom with bath and shower. Very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles Helen1057, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“We had a room overlooking front of the pub but it was very quiet and slept very well”
 of 5 bubbles Loubelle-M, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“Didn't stay in Hotel so cannot comment.”
 of 5 bubbles ShropshireDavid, 4 Apr 2015 | Read review
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