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The Black Bear Public House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
High Street, Whitchurch SY13 1AZ, England
+44 1948 663800
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
High Street, Whitchurch SY13 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Faultless Sunday lunch, great value and child friendly. Looking forward to coming back and trying other dishes on the menu!

Thank ESR1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to eat top notch food decent price too plus real chips too which is a winner with me I had a burger really tasty wife had chicken n bacon with salad beautifully presented definitely go again friendly staff too

Thank bigboy25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have,by been for a while,but not disappointed. My son booked a table for us. This is a must really as there were 4 adults & 3children ages 2, 4, &7 yrs. Staff very friendly,helpful. Very busy, had a wait forr lunch but plenty of it....More

Thank lizterry54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to give the Black Bear a try out after one of my wife's friends said about it. Went on a Sunday lunchtime and can only reiterate what my wife's friend had said. Excellent meal and very friendly service. Give it a try if you...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my daughter, mother and grandmother there for a meal recently. Food and service were excellent.

Thank Sime2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Black Bear recently for a birthday celebration. The pub was lovely and warm and very welcoming. Had a super meal and a lovely evening. Thank you.

Thank Maddie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in Shropshire for a few days we visited many of the local pubs, but the Black Bear was hands down the best authentic country pub experience. The building and the decor are true to the history of the building itself and the area...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not being able to get a table at our usual eating place, we crossed the road and were pleasantly surprised at the couple of lovely lunch he's. Soup for me, prawn cocktail for my wife, together with 2 pie lunched went down exceptionally well. Not...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great meal. Food very good, service good with a great atmosphere and very cosy. There were six of us, all had something different with no complaints. We were on a canal boat holiday and the only downside was the walk from the canal side...More

Thank janetfmaskell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As excellent a restaurant as you will find anywhere. Menu varied and unusual for a pub. Food piping hot. Excellent value for money.

Thank greenhouse2330
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Questions & Answers
8 June 2017|
Response from Banterista | Reviewed this property |
As I remember it opened every night for dinner.
Jackie C
15 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 414blackbear | Property representative |
Hello Jackie, thanks for your enquiry, we have roast beef on the menu every Sunday and there is a small car park at the rear of the premises. Cheers .
13 November 2015|
Response from 414blackbear | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the enquiry. Yes we are dog friendly, especially in the bar area. Customers also have well behaved small dogs under their tables when dining too. Cheers, Mark

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Whitchurch SY13 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Whitchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1948 663800
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