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The Jack Mytton Inn

Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
+44 1691 679861
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came in for sunday lunch to be told they had finished the chefs were just leaving the premises it was only 2.45 the web site says lunch is served till 3pm doesn't mention time for last order before this time so we stayed and had...More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago

called in to have a sunday lunch only to be told they had finished serving it was only 2.30 the web site say its served till 3 not longafter we got there the chefs were leaving so had finished early as they had cleaned up...More

4  Thank jspeed2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having not eaten here for a year or so due to food not being on par....used to run out of things too. Returned last night & food was fab, belly pork great & mash & veg gorgeous. Compliments to the chef for bringing it back...More

1  Thank Tara H
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting and for your comments on the night and here. Its always nice when local residents revisit Mad Jacks for the first time since the changes we have made under new ownership a couple of years ago . A great team of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Moored outside went in for a beer to be told they don't do food on a Monday. No worries though as got handed takeaway menus and it was delivered to the pub. Great value drinks and a takeaway. You cant knock the place. We will...More

3  Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on a narrowboat but they weren't serving food on Monday or Tuesday. However, we were offered takeaway menus which we could have delivered to the pub if we wanted. How good was that. And they provided plates and cutlery! Obviously we ordered drinks...More

Thank PBPlum
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and comments. It is only Monday that we rest the kitchen team but we are hiring to cover Monday nights as well going into the winter season with a new Menu with old winter favourites and Seasonal Game. After thinking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having booked we ate here on Sunday 24 Sept. We had eaten here before and thoroughly enjoyed it - hence our return. Oh dear...to summarise...the beef resembled the contents of a birds eye meal for one...the roast potatoes were hard...the mash was lumpy...the cabbage was...More

6  Thank paul b
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry we have disappointed you. We take your criticism seriously and I will look at the issues you have brought up with my team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a pity. This could be fabulous. Staff are great but food not up to scratch. Prawn cocktail sauce almost certainly from a jar. Chips served cold so probably pre made off site and in our case hardly cooked. We sent ours back.More

7  Thank David S
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Im sorry to hear that Table 8. What is so disappointing , especially for my team who looked after you , is that your party were very nice on the night about the chips and how we fixed it. You rightly singled my team out...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

We stopped off here for lunch whilst holidaying on the canal. It was in a great position and the food we had was great - recommend the fish & chips.More

1  Thank janetfmaskell
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our fish and chips is one of our best sellers. We buy in good size cod steaks which are freshly battered and served crips and hot along with our chips ( and Mytton Made Tartare Sauce). Hopefully you will pay us a visit again and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Finally called here for Sunday lunch after driving past a sign for it on the Oswestry Road for months now. The pub is beautifully decorated inside and really comfortable. We also had brilliant service throughout the meal. Warm and friendly and efficient. It has the...More

1  Thank louiseandlouis
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and feedback. I am sorry if something was not up to our standard with our beef for you. I personally take a lot of care with our meat suppliers to ask for good cuts with a great steak taste and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Great little find - great food great staff and dog friendly - a little gem on the canal - can't recommend highly enough

1  Thank 33Annie4343
David M, Owner at The Jack Mytton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words . Its a little gem for visitors, but as my home as well I am lucky to enjoy the wonderful setting the year round. We all hope you visit with us again.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 36
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hindford | Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Oswestry
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 679861
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The Jack Mytton is a canal side Public Houset in the hamlet of Hindford North Shropshire set in grounds of nearly 3 acres bordering the Famous Llangollen Canal where it houses 6 private boat moorings. Popular with Locals over a wide area,The Jack Mytton relaunched in 2015 under new ownership after an extensive refit to create a cosy timeless Inn atmosphere with a contemporary twist. The Jack Mytton features a Tap Room, Snug Bar with log fire and Lounge with a Dining Room and a conservatory . The Jack Mytton features Real Ales with a regularly changing Guest Beer and featuring its own House Ale, "Growling Bear", a 4.5% Amber Session Ale with a creamy texture brewed exclusively for the Jack Mytton by local microbrewer, Joule's Brewery.
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