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Original Ball Inn

) #44 of 102 Restaurants in Oswestry ££ - £££ , British,
Maesbury Road, Oswestry SY10 8NJ, England
+44 1691 654880
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Maesbury Road, Oswestry SY10 8NJ, England
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carvery very nice. Choice of Beef, Turkey or Pork. Plenty of choice of veg. Sweets bit limited sticky toffee pud had been in microwave too long so not sticky on top but solid. Had to ask waitress for sweet list. Seemed to be plenty of...More

2  Thank SalopiansShropshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took some friends for Sunday lunch and found it to be every bit as good as we'd heard. Excellent carvery, choice of three meats and plenty of fresh vegetables. Two of us had the very tender beef and the other two had the equally tender...More

1  Thank P2488OSchris
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We have visited this restaurant several times over the past couple of years as it is dog friendly which is a huge plus for me, however I have begun to notice that the standard of food has begun to fall. The last time I visited...More

1  Thank Di H
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Just called in on the off chance that the 4 of us could get a meal.they were full but found us a table in the bar. We all had fish and chips. With peas and salad. It was all delecious. This old pub used to...More

2  Thank Ruthyman
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Found this pub after being out all day and in need of a good early evening meal. The pub itself is excellent. Big car park. Plenty of assorted tables inside. Staff very helpful. Waitress was excellent. We settled for the 2 courses for £9 meal....More

2  Thank Andre B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We visited this pub while on a trip to Shropshire. It was a Wednesday evening and quite quiet and comfortable. The food was good and we had the deal with a free pudding which was very reasonable. Would visit again if in the area.

1  Thank Goldilocks39
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been in the ball for years an it's hardly changed since then. Myself I went as part of the 2 meals for £9 deal which is over tues/wed/thurs, I had the homemade curry myself which had a nice little kick to it nothing...More

1  Thank stuo79
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Tuesday night is Pizza night. I booked to see if we could still order off the menu . We could. So I took the future in laws from down London way to show them what a great Shropshire pub was like. Epic fail! Our food...More

2  Thank Chatterbox999
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My husband and I went for a lunch - menu was good and I hare a chicken, bacon and cheese BBQ sauce and my husband had fish and chips. The chips were lovely and lots of them. Would go again.

Thank JME138
Reviewed 3 November 2016

myself and my wife visited here last Friday night my wife had the steak I had gammon both were lovely ,I made the mistake of having the chicken strip starter way to much ,if your in the area well worth a visit

1  Thank lloydllll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maesbury Road, Oswestry SY10 8NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Oswestry
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 654880
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