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Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

We are a family run Cocktail bar in Shrewsbury town centre, near local amenities and transport. Offering an impressive back bar, friendly service and a wacky food menu to boot. We also feature: Accommodation, Private Dining, Function Rooms, Work Spaces, Meeting Rooms and Facilities for larger parties i.e. weddings or birthdays.
US$5 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
American, British, Street Food
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We frequently visit the Alb for their quiz night which is always a great night, full of laughter, great atmosphere and drinks. A wide range of cocktails, all of which that I have tasted are to die for, as well as an outstanding food menu...More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank thatdavidgeezer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my dad to the Alb for his birthday, along with my younger brother, having not been for food recently. The food was fab, with so much choice, and speedy service! The staff were lovely and excellent at recommending choices from the extensive cocktail...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank 308abbig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we're currently sat hanging out of our.... Reminiscing on the night at the Alb for our friend's hen do. The food was fab but the best part was our cocktail making with James. He was that good he turned me straight (not sure I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank verity19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as we were going to a football match with friends... Tess was there from the first time we went (midday) until we arrived in evening at 8:30!!! She’d had 1 break but was just as bubbly as the first time we saw her....More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank Scott_Suthers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Alb for an early evening meal, we were welcomed immediately by Tom who was very friendly, helpful and gave us great service. The food was beautiful - definitely try one of their burgers - and very reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend and will...More

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank Nicki E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have booked two meetings so far in the Snug Room. It’s free as long as you get be a £10 deposit. Nice cosy quiet room and free water for attendees. We are definitely using this as our regular base. Thank you.

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank Andy8408
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third time at The ALB for their wonderful cocktail masterclass and it did not disappoint! Booked this time as part of a surprise birthday outing for a friend and we all had the best time. Fred was our Cocktail Guru this time...More

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank 71yvonne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a party of 6, we’d pre-booked for my son’s 21st. Whilst we arrived late due to issue with taxi firm, the staff treated us very well throughout our stay. Tremendous food & well priced! 2 of us even had take outs as there was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank Journey269297
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After taken on 22 women on a cold January night, James did a fab job of controlling the lot of us! Cocktails were fab, the food was perfect for what we wanted on the night and we were left to get on and enjoy our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank ERS1992
Reviewed 26 December 2018

Fantastic night for our works Christmas Party. Masterclass was amazing, James our host was fantastic & cocktails were amazing. Food was excellent. Would defiantly visit again. Highly recommend this venue. Thank you to Katie who was our venue coordinator, she was amazing from start to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank Andrea P
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19 September 2017|
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Response from James H | Property representative |
Hello Children are allowed in until 9:30 and we have a Children's menu. Regards James
20 October 2016|
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Response from GazBouch | Reviewed this property |
5pm to 7pm weekdays; and all night Weds/Thurs/Sun. Excellent food, drinks & service
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