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The Clive Bar & Restaurant

Bromfield, Ludlow SY8 2JR, England
+44 1584 856565
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bromfield, Ludlow SY8 2JR, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

last year I came to the Clive for afternoon tea with a group of friends, it was amazing, we had so much the cakes were just super loved the red velvet and the lemon cake, because it was so good we decided to go again...More

Thank Marcella T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch on Monday, after going to the food center. Had the fish tagine also had a child's fish and chips and a sirloin steak medium well all cooked beautifully. Coffee nice, if a little cold, sevice was good. Will go again

1  Thank Carl B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we booked a table for saturday 18th nov after much time looking for somewhere different to eat, i must say we made an excellent choice in picking the clive restaurant, starters i had olives and hubby had the venison scotch egg, mains, i had the...More

Thank Beverley T
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had dinner here on two consecutive nights whilst resident in the hotel.. There are two restaurants one of which is in the Bar. Food was equally good in both restaurants and the service was very good and provided by friendly and cheerful staff who took...More

Thank johnen2014
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We booked to try their new winter menu, and what a delight. There was a good range of starters and mains. The service was excellent, everyone was knowledgable and attentive. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Ritchie007
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Clive Bar & Restaurant with Rooms and Ludlow Food Centre provided us with an excellent base from which to plan our daughter’s wedding in June this year held nearby. The Bar was an excellent place for meetings with caterer, florist etc and light meals....More

1  Thank FogginRC
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Excellent service throughout the meal. Menu to meet all tastes. We all had an excellent main. Desserts were disappointing, especially the pavlova. On the whole very enjoyable experience.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Not for the first time I have revieiwed a restaurant under the hotel heading by mistake. Same tilte to review but under Ludlow hotels.not resataurants. It was my first visit to the Clive. I had an excellent Sunday lunch here and can recommend it. The...More

Thank carolyndaw
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Met friends here for lunch after recommendations. Good choice of posh pub favourites. The Caesar salad was a large portion and very tasty with lots of dressing and anchovies. I had the ham, eggs and triple cooked chips was excellent with two slices of beautiful...More

Thank peterw373
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for lunch was a nice menu and they accommodated allergies well. Accommodating the menu does limit it somewhat but the chef was amenable. Little bit on the pricey side.

Thank Lisa T
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20 September 2016|
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Response from brodiesmate | Reviewed this property |
Not posh but very pleasant atmosphere and nicely decorated, great staff and the food is glorious.
23 January 2015|
Response from Theclive1 | Property representative |
We are in the process of changing our menu, if we could have your email address we would be happy to send them to you. Kind regards Alison 01584 856 565
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bromfield, Ludlow SY8 2JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow  >  Bromfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 856565
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15 En-suite bedrooms situated in period outbuildings tastefully converted to provide contemporary accommodation. Bedrooms are very well equipped and some suitable for families. With an emphasis on fresh local produce the Clive Restaurant is renowned for locally sourced food, two AA Rosettes and entries in the Good Food and Michelin Guide. The Bar offers less formal dining and lighter menu. Located in Bromfield just 2 miles north of Ludlow with ample parking.
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