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The Marches - CLOSED

12 Castle Street, Ludlow SY8 1AT, England
+44 1584 872959
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
10 Nov 2015
“Lovely refit of listed building”
4 Nov 2015
“Excellent”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Pizza, Italian, Mediterranean, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
12 Castle Street, Ludlow SY8 1AT, England
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Reviewed 1 November 2013

During a one-day visit to Ludlow we were attracted to the Marches by the chalk board outside bearing a fun statement (which we now can't recall!). The restaurant was very busy and there was a jolly atmosphere. We were fortunate that a couple were just...More

Thank Neptune021
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2013

we're glad you enjoyed your lunch, and appreciate the succinct review, shame about the 100 word minimum, no such requirement for our responses...

Reviewed 1 November 2013

The pizza's here are very very good and lots of choices of toppings which I like. I recommend a few ales and a thai beef option. The pub is in a great location right in the centre of Ludlow which is a lovely place too....More

1  Thank Jenkins79
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2013

you can't go wrong with good ale and good pizza, and we strive to make sure we offer both to the highest standards, hopefully we'll see you back this way for more dancing soon!

Reviewed 26 October 2013

A really good lunch. Ordered soup and fishcakes. Portion sizes were generous and tasty. Nice atmosphere, friendly, quick service even though it was pretty packed on a Saturday lunchtime. Will visit again and eat my way through the interesting menu!

Thank Weebitoffog
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2013

we're glad you enjoyed our fayre, we believe in keeping things simple but interesting with the menu, and starting with the freshest produce sourced locally where possible!

Reviewed 25 October 2013

A rainy Sunday night and we all fancied pizza. We were so lucky to chance upon The Marches in the centre of Ludlow. They had some weird and wonderful sounding pizzas on the menu (the kind of things that send AA Gill into a tail...More

Thank Chillihaha
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2013

we believe that a pizza is a bit like a blank canvas, and we are the Andy Warhols of British Pizza, we like to mix things up and throw in te occasional surprise from left field, having said that we've been pretty tame so far,...More

Reviewed 17 October 2013

My son and I went to this recently refurnished restaurant yesterday evening and I was mightily impressed. The simple 'snack' I had was a a crock dish of melted french cheese with fresh salad and toast. It cost £6 and worth every penny. It had...More

Thank thehut
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

Thanks for your review, i remember yourselves from the night in question and i'm thoroughly pleased you enjoyed yourselves, it's always nice to see family meeting up for a relaxed evening and exactly the sort of venue we wanted to offer, where you could enjoy...More

Reviewed 12 October 2013

Reserved a table the night before, we a local couple and decided to visit this new establishment. On arrival we were shown to our table and asked what drinks we wanted. We asked what red wines + beers were available and the waitress was at...More

1  Thank Tanya R
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

it's unfortunate you experienced bad service, hospitality is sadly a high staff turnover trade, and since we've been open we've been through a few, we have a core of staff now that are trained to deliver good, informal, relaxed service, but also have taken on...More

Reviewed 7 October 2013

After a strenuous walk in the Shropshire hills late Sunday morning, what we were really after on our way back to Surrey was a pie & a pint, and had our sights on a pub in Cardington, the Royal Oak, that had been recommended for...More

Thank MACAMAC_12
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

i too love a good pie and can appreciate how good the pizza must have been to get you over the disappointment. we do serve the full menu all day during the busier months but sadly at this time of year have to consider running...More

Reviewed 27 September 2013

We live in Ludlow...The Marches underwent a huge refurbishment/change of management earlier this year and me and my partner absolutely love it! There's a good variety of food available all day long... if you fancy a quick snack, no problem (the sweet potato fries are...More

Thank Lisa C
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

i apologise unreservedly for taking so long to respond to your review, fact is it is a hard job to do what we do and you clearly have an awareness of the issues faced, yet it was all worth it when i woke up one...More

Reviewed 22 September 2013

My wife enjoyed the goats cheese parcel with sweet potato chips, I enjoyed the mushroom tagliatelle. Friendly staff, 3tuns ale, sat out in the sun. Job done. Toilets clean and set amongst faux bookshelves. What is there to fault?

Thank Brian W
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

a short and simple review that says all that is needed, i like your style, and i'm pleased you like what we do, we look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

Reviewed 21 September 2013

We were warmly greeted at The Marches this weekend, and the initial service was very good and very helpful. However, after taking our order, it was a good 10 minutes before our drinks were brought over, and half an hour before our food came out...More

Thank Sarah D
TheMarches, Owner at The Marches, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2013

we don't sell panini's, we do not advertise panini's, and we have no urge to offer panini's, we sell toasted ciabattas. A slice of freshly made ciabatta with fresh toppings that are baked in our pizza oven fresh to order. Yes they are like a...More

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Castle Street, Ludlow SY8 1AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 872959
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Description
Ludlow's most vibrant bar, offering stone baked pizzas with classic dishes homemade with local ingredients and a fully stocked bar with everything from coffee to cocktails.
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