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Shrewsbury Arms

) #111 of 391 Restaurants in Chester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
+44 1244 303262
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“pork” (18 reviews)
Opens in 24 min
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
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1 - 10 of 453 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I live in the local village and decided after a lovely afternoon in our garden to walk 20 minutes along the A56 to our local pub/ restaurant. It is not the first time we have been here and after a few bad...More

1  Thank Paul H
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Paul H Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review, we’re always open to reviews both good and bad. I’m very sorry that on this occasion you felt that the service you received during your visit wasn’t up to the standard...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst my meal of pate and carbonara couldn't be faulted, my wife's two thai fish cakes were appalling, comprising mostly of mashed potato. She managed less than half of one of them. We commented our displeasure first to the serving staff, then when paying. Sadly...More

1  Thank Les M
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Les M, Thank you for taking the time to leave us with your review, we’re very sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with all your food during your visit. I would like to point out that we don’t sell Thai fish cakes,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I ate here at the weekend. We found the staff very helpful and polite. I had the shepherds pie and my husband had the special of pork stroganoff. None of us where disappointed the food was both very tasty and fresh. We...More

2  Thank julsC72
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you julsC72 for such a wonderful review, i'm so pleased that you found both the service and the food to be so enjoyable and we certainly look forward to seeeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable lunch. Food was great, service very good. Pity more customers were not in to enjoy the experience.More

Thank anne562017
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you anne562017 for this great review i'm so pleased you found the service and the food to be so enjoyable we certainly hope to see you again soon, Perhaps stop off for one of our delicious Sunday platters one day they are a real...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 2nd visit here meals were very nice staff were very polite when in the area again we shall visit very clean eating place portions were very generous also

1  Thank jdm892
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you jdm892 i'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed you meals and we look forward to seeing you again next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never again; Rude, off-hand, unprofessional female staff, but also a charming and polite young waiter (Cameron) who was doing his best against all odds: The pub was not busy either inside or outside yet we waited 30 minutes before drinks arrived, an hour before we...More

1  Thank holdyourforkproperly
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear holdyourforkproperly Thank you taking the time to leave such a detailed review of your experience at the Shrewsbury Arms Having read your review thoroughly I was very disappointed to see that the experience which you have shared is not the one you had hoped...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here are great, very approachable, friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The food is fantastic and tastes delicious. There is lots of choice on the menu that's presented brilliantly and is served quickly, along with the drinks. One of our favourite places...More

1  Thank Brian R
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Brian R for such a warm and wonderful review, its fantastic when people give such great feedback, I'll be sure to pass this over to all of the team who i'm sure will look forward to seeing you again very soon!!

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Although we had not booked we were given a warm welcome at the Shrewsbury Arms, and a table found for us. There was a good varied menu, and we were both very happy with our choices. Reasonable prices, great food, friendly staff, plenty of parking.

1  Thank Susan A
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you Susan A for this wonderful review, we certainly look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We just love eating here. This time my partner had the homemade steak pie and I had the sea bream and noodles. Omg it was heaven. Obviously I had to taste the pie as well. Beautiful thick homemade pastry. There was a large party in...More

1  Thank SusanOldham2013
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for this fantastic review SusanOldham2013 I'm so pleased you enjoyed your food so much, its fantastic to hear what great service you received also. We really look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We haven't been to this pub for a couple of years but decided to give it a try after being told that their Sunday Roasts were 'the best in Chester', we certainly weren't disappointed. We had a sharing platter for the 4 of us with...More

5  Thank Tedrick15
ShrewsburyArms, Guest Relations Manager at Shrewsbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Tedrick15, thank you for this fabulous review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your Roast dinner I would agree they are delicious. I will pass your lovely comments over to the team and we look forward to seeing you again very soon.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
AndyGreen01
Does it normally take 20-30 minutes for a drinks order to be served, or was I just unlucky?
16 July 2016|
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Response from melsyf | Reviewed this property |
We were waiting for 2 drinks that we ordered twice as the first time got totally forgotten about, we finished are pudding and still no drinks we decided to leave wasn't difficult to do 3 staff were on the bar and it wasnt... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warrington Road | Mickle Trafford, Chester CH2 4EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 303262
Description
Situated in the idyllic Cheshire countryside, The Shrewsbury Arms is a welcoming and family friendly public house.
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