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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016

we often go for Sunday lunch as the food is beautiful and a good choice if you don't eat meat like myself. We always choose the bar as we like the atmosphere and the ambience. Our lovely lunch was rudely interrupted by a very large party who saturated the whole bar area and pretty much barricaded us in at our...

Thank Spencer4
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I attended a celebratory lunch with about 50 people and have to congratulate the staff and chefs. Friendly spot on service with great food. I was very impressed with the whole afternoon. Well done everybody. I will certainly visit again if I am in the area.

Thank Dave B
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We had a meal here 12 months ago while stopping at upper house farm,so while we were back at the farm we thought we would pop down again and it was the same as last year.....LOVELY .... lovely meal with very pleasant atmosphere and lovely people, couldn't do enough for you made to feel very welcome. We will defo be...

Thank Glynis T
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

After reading many good reviews for here, my family and I decided to pay a visit for a evening meal. We booked a table for 3 plus we would need a high chair for our youngest. Upon arrival, they had no recollection of our reservation, but managed to seat us right at the back of the restaurant, with no high...

4Thank sthomas1987
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

We booked last night for a meal in the bar area next to the lovely open fire, there was 6 of us, 5 of us ordered Steaks and 1 mixed grill. The food was absolutely spot on all cooked to how we had asked it to be cooked. Great quality meat and superb chips. Staff are excellent here to the...

Thank JayBrothersLimited14
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2015

As we were going to a wedding down the road we decided to make a long weekend of it. Stayed at this lovely country pub. Made welcome right from the start and nothing was too much for the Ian or Nicky. Even arranged transport for us too and from the wedding venue. Had a meal the first night and be...

2Thank Stephen439
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We had a meal here friday night, The food was excellent and the service prompt and efficient. Best steaks we have had for some time. The starters were enormous - almost a meal in themselves. Couldn't fault anything.

Thank Deirdre M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We asked for a twin room for 2 adults. We got an incredibly small single room with a normal bed and a camp bed. We were not advised in advance that this would be the case. We struggled with the size of the room and were thankfully, only there for one night. There was not even a foot of space...

Thank Sandrlmh
Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We attended a wedding at rowton castle and this was a nearby place to stay. We stayed for one night, had a beautiful carvery and there is even a guy who will take you to the castle so you get there safely! The innkeeper even made us breakfast the next day! Amazing guys Thankyou! Can't recommend enough.

Thank ferret1295
Reviewed 12 July 2015

we booked this pub for 1 night's stay as we were seeing friends close by. They met us for dinner in the pub in the evening and we all had an excellent meal,the service was very good and all the staff very pleasant and friendly. This is a traditional pub; our ensuite room was not modern but was clean, spacious...

Thank davidlBasingstoke

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Additional Information about The Old Hand & Diamond

Address: Main Road | Coedway, near Shrewsbury, Coedway SY5 9AR, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Coedway
Price Range: RM329 - RM384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Hand & Diamond 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Go for 105”
 of 5 bubbles 659davem, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Speak to them beforehand. They will help you with your requirements, wherever they ca.”
 of 5 bubbles cbdodger, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles MartGath, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“beautiful location, friendly, excellent food”
 of 5 bubbles Davemelling, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We did not stay over but went for the carvery for a party”
 of 5 bubbles DorcasJ, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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