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The Prince of Wales, Shrewsbury

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Tucked away & hidden gem real-ale pub

Excellent and highly recommended tiny public house, tucked away in the narrow side-streets of this... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Fantastic back street pub

This great back street pub serves a range of real ale and reasonably priced food. The steak and ale... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Stoke On Trent
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30 Dec 2017
“Tucked away & hidden gem real-ale pub”
26 Nov 2016
“Fantastic back street pub”
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30 Bynner Street, Shrewsbury SY3 7NZ, England
+44 1743 343301
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Excellent and highly recommended tiny public house, tucked away in the narrow side-streets of this pleasant town. The only negative is parking, extremely difficult as the streets are narrow to begin with and choked with residents cars. Pub car-park fits 8 cars in, but always...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This great back street pub serves a range of real ale and reasonably priced food. The steak and ale pie is to die for, large pieces of steak in a rich gravy served with chips and peas. The beer is always on form and this...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is how a pub should be, traditional, excellent choice of beers, food, friendly staff and regulars. You are always made to feel welcome. Added bonus of a patio area overlooking the bowling green at the rear - what better on a nice summer's evening!...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank hristopher J
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner regularly come here for a drink. Lovely staff, and the decking area outside is fab, especially in the summer!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank sarahx34
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Visited on a busy Friday evening. Lovely atmosphere, great selection of beer and complimentary sandwiches. Vicky and Ian are the perfect hosts.

Thank andyshrew
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We recently visited the Prince for an evening meal which they are now doing once every couple of months. They do food in the daytime on Saturdays and Sundays along with regular themed nights. We were shown to our candlelit table by the ever enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 27 January 2015

This is a nice, traditional pub. Friendly staff, nice food and a bowling alley at the back. Family friendly and a range of ales. It's tucked away on a street outside the town centre but if you re near belle vue or Coleham pop in...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank MrFishwicksGlasses
Reviewed 15 October 2014

good atmosphere, good beers, well run and friendly, good value pub grub. Nice outside seating area overlooking the bowling green. Have game as a pub guest.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank qurum5
Reviewed 10 September 2014

This is a freindly family run pub hidden in a maze of streets, but only half a mile from Shrewsbury town centre. The place is a mecca for real ale (and cider) drinkers, with at least 10 different brews on offer, many from Shropshire. It...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank David J
Reviewed 30 July 2014

invited by friends to visit their local pub (Prince of Wales) for a quiz to round off the night following a birthday celebration. Tucked away down a narrow street and surrounded by houses, superb, well kept beers, ales and ciders, The quiz and atmosphere is...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Davejb2014
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