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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just turned up straight off the street last night, looking for some food. Did not need to book, welcomed in by warm and friendly staff. Two courses for two people, just over twenty quid. Great value for money! Would visit again good quality pub grub!

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West Bromwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Arrived on a cold saturday afternoon so it was very busy. had to go to the bar to enquire about the room which was noisy. reception very rushed.just wanted payment and there's your keys..told us the way and straight back to the bar, got no information about breakfast etc but there was an information folder in the room. room 6...

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Wirral
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is friendly and in the heart of Shrewsbury with restaurants and shops on the doorstep. Room was comfortable and pub serves meals and includes 2 meals for £10 offer. It has a small courtyard. Reasonably priced stay.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Easy to find, basic accommodation in the centre of Shrewsbury which looked lovely and needs a return visit. The Old Post Office offers clean and simple lodgings for those on a budget. The menu in the bar downstairs looked like typical pub grub at affordable prices although we went out to explore so I can't really comment. Private shower for...

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed here overnight to visit the Severn Theatre which is just a short walk away. We were made very welcome upon our arrival and showed to our room. Its a bit of a maze and up some steep stairs - so not suitable for those with impaired mobility perhaps. We were not able to eat here on the Sunday...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this pub last weekend the bar staff were friendly the beer was good and a good atmosphere although sat night was a little quiet My brother ate there sat night and he enjoyed the food There was a good band on on the Friday night who had the place buzzing so all in all s good pub and...

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a fantastic little place where stopped for a drink and service and staff was wonderfull. It has rooms which you can have for a night and price includes breakfast and very reasonable. Only had drinks here but it has a charm about it that many people would love and right on the centre of town

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Wolverhampton
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We only chose to eat here as it was a very hot day and the only place we could find that had outdoor seating available, we know why now! It was probably one of the worst meals I've ever been served! I'm gluten free ( not by choice) and there wasn't much on the menu to choose from so I...

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Nursling
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very comfortable pub with rooms, staff very helpful and pleasant, good value food and drinks. We went for a cousins wedding stayed two nights, first night a Wednesday there was an excellent quiz place was full, they also do music at weekends which although we didn't see it looked good. Would recommend over group hotels for both price value and...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Stopped Tues 16th Clean comfortable room ,Coffee and tea making , bit mean with one individual packet of biscuits. lots of stairs to room but thats par for these old quaint places,. very clean nice bathroom but very very small shower cubical. i could not get in it ? manager said its coming out ASAP to be replaced with better...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Old Post Office

Address: 1 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Price Range: £43 - £69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Post Office 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“There is no parking at this venue so park at Wyle Cop (NCP) just a short walk away.”
 of 5 bubbles Scafell_10, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 1 was a good size and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles timcT4410QS, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“My room was excellent but upstairs on top floor. It was fine though as the girl carried my case for me”
 of 5 bubbles joycej904, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Unfortunately the kettle lead did not reach the plug, therefore we had to boil the kettle on the floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Sally2106, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Bathrooms facilities vary with different rooms, ensure you are booking what you really want, in order to avoid disappointment on check-in.”
 of 5 bubbles frank_owen, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
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