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“Posh Nosh”

The Castle Hotel Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: If you want to eat out in Bishops Castle look no further - Shropshire has a long history of culinary excellence. Shrewsbury has a plethora of good restaurants, and Ludlow is just down the road, which for a time boasted more Michelin starred restaurants than London itself! We don‘t do Michelin at The Castle, but we certainly use many of the same local suppliers. We’re spoilt for them actually. What we aim to produce is modern, good pub food that is healthy, hearty, flavoursome and fresh. And great value of course. And you’ve a wide choice of places to eat at The Castle. Each of the three bars has its own individual character, some with open fires, some with terraces out into the garden. Or try our oak panelled restaurant, believed to feature in the Mary Webb novel “The House in Dormer Forest”. And when the weather is warm, and remember it’s always sunny in Shropshire, our beautiful south facing gardens with fantastic terrace and raised fish ponds provide the perfect spot for a light repast and a cooling beverage.
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Good quality, if little rich but all home made and main course quite expensive. Menu could be a bit repetitive if staying for more than 3 nights

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Reviewed 19 June 2014

Ate in the bar on the last day of our visit to Bishop's Castle. It was a 'fish' night so I had trout with bacon & almonds with new potatoes and a really tasty salad. My husband had crumbed hake with green Thai curry and rice. Both these meals were delicious and our waitress was a joy. Earlier in the day we had enjoyed some of the local brew in the hotel's very attractive gardens which has a great view.

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Reviewed 15 June 2014

visited on a saturday night with 3 adults and 3 young children. staff were friendly, beer was good. we ate outside on the terrace which I had not known was there previously. It was a lovely sunny day and all enjoyed the experience.
the food was well presented and the choice was good. will definitely return.

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Reviewed 18 May 2014

Fish was fab, steak brilliant, a well priced wine list and of course the real ale on hand pump. Choices for vegetarians, what's not to like?

Thank Janine B
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

Whilst we were staying in the hotel we ate in the restaurant as we'd heard good things about it. We were delighted with the excellent food and service. I particularly enjoyed eating from the fresh fish menu, but I did covet my husbands homemade hand crimped pastry which topped his pie! Well worth a visit we will definitely be back.

Thank Louiseedward
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