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The Wheatsheaf

50 High Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1ST, England
+44 7411 952581
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
50 High Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1ST, England
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This pub has always been a favourite over the years but the recent refurbishment seems to have meant a lot less space in the pub. We struggled to squeeze in as the previous lay out has been replaced for tables aimed at making money from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RobLeeDavies
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A nice comfortable pub with a nice atmosphere. Only drank here so can’t comment on the food. Nice real ale which was a good fresh pint

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bolt1983
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a good venue with a wide range of beers. The staff were helpful and the service was prompt, even when busy. There's cheaper places to drink in town but this one is worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The place has been refurbished- it is ok, but we found some of the new lighting bright which was annoying. We went in on a Thursday evening where they have a folk session with some individual talented musicians playing. It seems to have lost some...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank walcotman
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Good Beer, Friendly bar maid, old type pub with character. Pity it is always so empty. Can sit outside and watch the world go bye. Not too many pubs in Shrewsbury!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BryoFrank
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a quaint old pub serving decent drinks at reasonable prices. It has a pleasant atmosphere and is clearly popular with locals

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sue J
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I have been to the pub many times . The beer and drinks are very reasonable . The pub shows football and normally has live music on a weekend. Very friendly bar staff very helpful . I would highly recommend .

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Carol B
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Old a post Office with friends and decided to meet in here before going on to a restaurant for a meal. Was surprised at how small it is inside. Drinks ok, tables cramped and mainly stools to sit on.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Caldough
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Loved this pub when james had it..gone down hill now ..been shut more lunchtimes than ive seen it open. Beer def worse and now i have one and move on..staff still brill and friendly but losing customers by the score seen group 4 walk out..they...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Jhs S
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Called in here for a quick drink and a sit down, nice to see an original pub with some character features rather than all of these gastro pubs. Good service, good beer

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank applegate69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 High Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1ST, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 7411 952581
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