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The Windmill Inn

Windmill inn | Rowton, Halfway House, Shrewsbury SY5 9EJ, England
+44 1743 884234
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“apple pie” (8 reviews)
“faggots” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Windmill inn | Rowton, Halfway House, Shrewsbury SY5 9EJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I stopped at The Windmill on our way from Birmingham to visit my parents in Aberystwyth before Christmas. It's about half way for us so we always drive past it and have always wanted to stop in out of curiosity and we...More

1  Thank Carwyn E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can be sure of a warm welcome and great food at this fabulous pub where the open fire is always blazing! We're lucky enough to live fairly locally, and this is our go-to place to take family and friends for excellent food. They're very...More

2  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our way back from Wales we stopped and had our meal in this beautiful pub we were sat next to an open fire the people made as feel really at home the food looked and tasted amazing really highly recommend

1  Thank asiulek7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For second successive year chose Windmill for Saturday lunch of pre-Christmas visit of my younger daughter and her French partner. Again it did not disappoint. Last year, the staff had to accommodate (at seemingly short notice) a large group of young women and did so...More

1  Thank Cantelo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Delicious food😍. Especially the chocolate malteaser brownie And very fast WiFi

1  Thank victoria b
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Hats off to the Windmill who accomodated a party of 14 of us at 3 hours notice after the place we had booked shut due to the snow The welcome was very warm and the food even better, roaring log fires and delicious home cooked...More

1  Thank MalcolmW648
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for Sunday lunch with the family. Had the turkey and was cooked perfect with all the trimmings. Just nice place to have a drink and a meal!

2  Thank XStark1ll3rX
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the 100 year old inn ,we where on our way to Aberystwyth, we booked 30 minutes before arrival , what a place friendliness was outstanding,the food was such a high standard of ingredients used , a special board also all home made...More

1  Thank Sianthea
Reviewed 24 November 2017

As always there was a warm welcome on arrival, our table was ready and the roaring log fire set the tone for the evening. The staff were attentive and helpful and the food sumptuous.

2  Thank briancQ2904HA
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Visited with my parents on a Friday night in November. The service was great, everyone was really friendly and helpful. The food was outstanding, pub grub done very well. High quality ingredients, good cooking and huge portions! Will be coming back very soon.

1  Thank Katie H
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Questions & Answers
1 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from goldsmith2102 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes the windmill inn does have a function room :)
Lisa D
9 April 2017|
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Response from Caterer100 | Property representative |
Hi Lisa Yes the Windmill is very dog friendly it's a lovely country pub and the food is delicious. Best to always book if it's the weekend. Mike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windmill inn | Rowton, Halfway House, Shrewsbury SY5 9EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury  >  Halfway House
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 884234
  • E-mail
A traditional country pub with large beer gardens and stunning views. Serving home-cooked food and local ales with a warm welcome. Pet friendly
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