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Horse and Jockey

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15 Jockey Bank, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7PD, England
+44 1952 433798
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pie” (9 reviews)
“beef” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
15 Jockey Bank, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7PD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every Tuesday is pie night, a pie and a pint for £9, seemed a good deal, so thought I'd check it out. There was a choice of 5 or 6 pies including one for vegetarians. I chose the Piggly pie which included pork, bacon and...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read previous T.A. reports, couldn't wait to try this pub whilst in Ironbridge for a long weekend. We decided to have Sunday lunch, roast beef for two. Tough beef, food not very hot, all in all very disappointing. When asked if everything was ok said...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 9 and had booked a table for Saturday evening. The small public house was very quiet and beautifully set out with a nice relaxed atmosphere. The menu is very good and caters for all diners. All of our food was...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today we called in for Sunday lunch, we have lived in Ironbridge for over a year and somehow missed this hidden jewel . Lovely staff lovely atmosphere and truly amazing home cooked food . We will be visiting the Horse and Jocky on a regular...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We were a large party of both adults and children and no one left disappointed. The food was very good overall with the exception of the beef which was a little tough. There was ample veg which was really nicely cooked and the desserts were...More

1  Thank carolyn p
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A last minute booking that we're so glad we made. Very welcoming from the start, cosy pub with great choice of food. We decided to go straight to the main course, but there was a good choice of starters available. Two of us chose the...More

1  Thank Janbme
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Sixteen for dinner. including 6 vegetarians. Good choice of five main meals for the vegetarians including lentil moussaka and chickpea and spinach curry . Traditional pub food for the others. steak, fish etc, ideal for a Friday night after a long journey. Good value, £18...More

Thank HantsDaniels
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We made a random last minute booking for partners mothers belated mothers day meal based on the reviews here. On arrival met by extremely friendly (and dog friendly) barmaid and chef. As there were 6 of us took a while to decide on what to...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 22 February 2018

After a 4 night break in Ironbridge with our dog Katy we feel able to vote the Horse and Jockey as the best. They do love dogs, serve good, reasonably priced food and drinks and have the friendliest locals. There is "standard" pub food and...More

Thank CAD666
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Visited during a 2 day trip to Ironbridge. Having been a couple if times before we knew what to expect and weren't disappointed. I had steak and my wife had fish and both were cooked to perfection. Coupled with a decent pint and a nice...More

Thank SouthsideSeasider
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26 March 2017|
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Response from Margaret P | Reviewed this property |
22 July 2015|
Response from Leintwardine | Reviewed this property |
As far as I'm aware the nearest train station is Telford Central and as Ironbridge is about 4 miles away I would get in a cab, or take a couple of buses.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Jockey Bank, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433798
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