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The Bridge Inn - Michaelchurch Escley

Pandy to Hay on wye road via Longtown | Powys, Michaelchurch Escley HR2 0JW, England
+44 1981 510646
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (55 reviews)
“pie” (34 reviews)
“belly pork” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Pandy to Hay on wye road via Longtown | Powys, Michaelchurch Escley HR2 0JW, England
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1 - 10 of 553 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of eight of us visited this pub at the end of December. We had rented a local house so was convenient to walk to. We had read a review in the Times which was glowing so we were all looking forward to our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ccredBuckinghamshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've eaten here occasionally over the years and enjoyed our repeat visit thank you. The menu was slightly less foody than in the past but the usual pub dishes were all cooked and presented well, both the bean and the beef burger were enjoyed, the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Picasso201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After searching for somewhere nearby on Trip Advisor for Sunday lunch we came across The Bridge Inn. What a gorgeous little pub with a pretty setting over a stream. All 3 course were delicious and decent size portions. Our dog was also welcome (in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Whitters16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in motorhome for two nights . Had meals both nights with another couple. All great although no special menu NYE and choice of starters small. Owner and staff very friendly. Facilities for campers good warm and clean , could do with a toilet cassette...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lizard53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of those amazing country pubs that the West of England seems to specialise in. Buried deep in the Herefordshire countryside not far from the Welsh border, on a small stream and surrounded by ancient woodlands, with not much else nearby. Had lunch here between...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Long waits for meals and below average service. Whilst some dishes were good others were poor value for money. Nice traditional surroundings but food could generally do with being hotter.More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank C L P
ManamentTripA, Owner at The Bridge Inn - Michaelchurch Escley, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, glad you liked the traditional setting, sorry to read on here you had long waits and experienced 'below average' service. That is obviously very disappointing for us and more importantly for you. We are a small...More

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

A hidden Gem- food is fantastic & Service was great too. Will definitely be returning in the near future & recommending to friends & family had a lovely evening.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tashjones6060
ManamentTripA, Owner at The Bridge Inn - Michaelchurch Escley, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving such a kind review, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you and we look forward to welcoming you back. Hope you had a great Christmas and all the best for 2019... Kind regards from us all at The Bridge Inn.

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

The title of my review says it all really. We were in the area for the weekend and we thought the food in the restaurant was so good we went back again the next day! Could not recommend this place enough it is well worth...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bazil F
ManamentTripA, Owner at The Bridge Inn - Michaelchurch Escley, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW, That's very kind of you. We do try hard to showcase the wonderful local produce we are lucky enough to have available to us, glad you enjoyed it so much. Best wishes from us all at The Bridge Inn

Reviewed 21 November 2018

Fabulous pub! Beautiful location, big car park, amazing food, friendly staff, great drinks choice (including their own brewed "Hill Billy" Gin and cocktails!!) and really lovely country pub atmosphere! You may have guessed that we loved it and I'm sure you will too!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alison B
ManamentTripA, Manager at The Bridge Inn - Michaelchurch Escley, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

Firstly thank you for taking the time to write a review. Glad you thought our pub is fabulous and in a beautiful location, promise it’s even nicer in the sunshine, but thanks for visiting on such a grey November day and glad to hear you...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

First things first, the young staff at this pub are amazing,friendly, positive and make it a very pleasant visit - they make up the 4th star. The food alone would only be a 3, the pheasant and pie both slightly overcooked and some of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 844markf
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Eric M
4 February 2017|
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Response from ManamentTripA | Property representative |
Hi, sorry this question seemed to be lost in cyber space!!! We do welcome dogs in the bar - where we also serve food. Sorry for the delayed reply...probably as much use as a chocolate tea pot by now!!! Hope you enjoyed... More
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Miranda R
24 December 2016|
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Response from Tattiehead | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Miranda, have been away and not checking messages so unable to post to you before 27th. Hope you found out. Happy New Year "Tattiehead"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pandy to Hay on wye road via Longtown | Powys, Michaelchurch Escley HR2 0JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Michaelchurch Escley
  • Phone Number: +44 1981 510646
  • E-mail
Description
Riverside Inn with rooms, B&B and small Campsite with electric hook up available. Eat | Drink | Enjoy and Sleep
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