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The Castle Inn

££ - £££British, ,
Ford Street, Wigmore, Leintwardine HR6 9UN, England
+44 1568 770203
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (12 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (7 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00All hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ford Street, Wigmore, Leintwardine HR6 9UN, England
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

As this was the second pub in the village and we had already eaten at the Oak the night before, we thought that we would give it a try based on some reviews on trip advisor. When I booked the table the week before, when...More

3  Thank Scott T
TheCastle I, General Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the Castle and for your kind comments about the food, which I will pass on to our chef, John Forestier. Regarding the service, I must apologise for the way you were treated, and assure you that this...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed 1 night at the Castle Inn. Room was comfortable and calm. Reception was welcoming and quick. We had a welcome drink in the bar and then stayed for food. The Castle offers a bar menu and a more refined dining menu. They also...More

Thank Jamie H
TheCastle I, General Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

It is always lovely to read a glowing review - thank you so much. We're so pleased you had a good time with us.

Reviewed 30 June 2016

Four of us had dinner at this completely refurbished inn last night having heard very good reports on the cooking. What we all particularly enjoyed were the imaginative combinations of taste and texture. I was especially taken with the twice baked goat cheese starter. House...More

Thank richard b
TheCastle I, General Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

We are so please you enjoyed the goats cheese and our selection of house wines.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

We called at the Castle Inn the other Saturday evening and had a very pleasant hour here. I had not been to the inn for about 25 years, it was called 'the Compass' then. The pub has three rooms where they serve food, in the...More

Thank Brian D
TheCastle I, General Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2016

Hello Brian, We certainly enjoyed your company and are so pleased that you passed a pleasant hour here. Since your visit we have received full marks from Cask Marque for the aroma, taste and temperature of our Butty Bach and Sharps Sea Mist beers. We...More

Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Called in last year when driving through Wigmore. Food was good, tasty and well presented - although cheese board definitely needed more biscuits, which were readily provided. Apologies for delayed reviewMore

Thank ConnyWasser100
TheCastle I, Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Dont worry about being late - we really appreciate you taking the time to review !! Our cheese board has always been a popular choice and mostly a sharing patter even though friends say they 'can't manage a dessert'!! We have some great new menu...More

Reviewed 24 April 2016

We decided to try the Castle Inn again last night having heard that there had been a change of chef. The food was decidedly better than it had been at our last visit and we very much hope the Castle is starting to recover now....More

Thank Alis00n
TheCastle I, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Thank you Alison for taking the time to review the Castle Inn. It is good to know that local people have an interest in local Businesses and are keen to see them improve and develop. Your comments and ideas are all in the melting pot...More

Reviewed 11 March 2016

Dropped in for a weekday lunch after being recommended to try it after a change of hands, found the new decor and ambience much improved and very comfortable. Ordered the steak baguette for two of us and a small meal for one: a starter size...More

Thank Geoff H
TheCastle I, Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 January 2016

We came here for a New Years Eve Lunch, as we came in the pub felt quite homely as you would hope for a local country pub. We found comfy sofa's to sit on and ordered our drinks, the service was friendly enough and we...More

Thank NewAleRecoveryKid
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We had a wonderful meal at the Castle Inn. The chestnut bourguignon was really tasty; I am not a vegetarian but love chestnuts and this was a great way to cook them. The steak was perfect and plenty on the plate. The beef bordelaise was...More

Thank moll75
Reviewed 4 December 2015

As local residents we really would like the Castle Inn to do well, but based on recent experience I fear that this restaurant is not going to last much longer unless it really ups its game and fast. Before the recent change of management the...More

3  Thank Alis00n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ford Street, Wigmore, Leintwardine HR6 9UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Leintwardine  >  Wigmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1568 770203
  • E-mail
Nothing beats a touch of local flavours especially when it comes to our food!We are proud to offer intimate dining in a rural setting. We support local suppliers & producers with the highest possible standards taking inspiration with the changing seasons. Whether it’s locally reared lamb or caught that morning pigeon, you will always find only the best and freshest food makes it to your plate at The Castle Inn. Please let us know of any dietary requirements you may have.
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