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US$12 - US$44
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a family meal, had previously been nice when been before in past years. However, went tonight and was not up to scratch. Food was what can only be described as bland for some dishes. Another two steaks were actually inedible and disappointing. Has...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh dear!! We have visited previously and had excellent food, well presented. Perhaps tonight was a bad night?? Starters were random and £8.20 for two slices of black pudding and an egg is - steep to say the least. The chicken sweet and sour was...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This being our 1st weekend away since the pandemic, we were happy to be out and in such a lovely place! Ordered drinks and was happy playing pool until we were approached by who we think was the manageress. We were the only 4 in...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 24 May 2021

I would not recommend it to anyone. we rented the whole hotel. the owner of the bar is not wearing a mask. immodest, arrogant, he challenged the police because of it. under the rules, the police did not send us. WiFi and heating were turned...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Matthew W, Owner at The Shoulder of Mutton Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2021

You didn't rent the hotel we had other rooms in. I was wearing my mask the whole time and as soon as you walked into the premises I had to ask you to wear a mask as that is the rules. You wanted more rooms...More

Reviewed 13 October 2020

Stayed here for the week with our old collie dog. Stopped in the Annexe, which is like a self-contained apartment. Comfy and spacious with a fridge and microwave, which is handy. Had a lovely cooked breakfast every day. Evening meals were great and the locally...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

Visited for a Saturday afternoon into evening bite and a drink and not disappointed. The place itself is looking dated to be fair. It’s a sign of the times and rural pubs have had it rough but recent Covid events have made it even harder....More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights from saturday 29th August with our 2 dogs. The owners are a lovely couple and there staff are very friendly. The breakfast is very good so we ended up having our evening meals there as well which was very...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 August 2020

We stayed here for one night. Lovely couple running the Inn and meals were ok. However we were disappointed with the room, very dated and requiring some care and attention! Views from the Inn are wonderful and the Garden lovely to sit out in.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 21 August 2020 via mobile

Such a lovely, friendly welcome. We came in for an evening meal with our dog as we were staying in a nearby camping pod and we are so glad we did. The food was absolutely lovely, nothing was too much trouble. The atmosphere was really...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 21 August 2020

We have just come back from this amazing place. The location is just fabulous with beautiful views and the hosts including the chef were outstanding! Friendly and welcoming... The accommodation was like home from home! The food was fantastic. The boys enjoyed having a pool...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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The Shoulder of Mutton Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5