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The Baron at Bucknell

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Bucknell $$ - $$$ , British,
Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
+44 1547 530549
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food at the Baron was very good but the service and delivery of the food was very slow. Two hours for a simple two course meal, the desert course comprising only of ice cream

Thank Philip K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 3 nights in May and found the Baron a very relaxing place to stay,professionally run and the food was first class.

Thank glawsdave
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate three meals last week at the "Baron". It's all very average. Nothing to complain about food-wise but nothing of distinction. The service was slow on two of the three evenings, and on one occasion a waitress was extremely rude. We had ordered a...More

Thank John119
Phil W, Owner at The Baron at Bucknell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you felt a waitress was rude when you arrived on the Wednesday evening. We did have a large party of 22 in that night and the kitchen were in the middle of preparing this table when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience we had on our last night with friends when we visited The Baron at Bucknell. Each course was better than the previous one. The starters were varied: Chicken liver & brandy parfait, whitebait, crayfish & mango, mushrooms. Main course was lasagne...More

Thank Toffeechops
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a night in July; the room was spacious and comfortable; the bathroom had a whirlpool bath and it was all excellent value for the money. We ate in the restaurant and the food was very good - clearly it is home...More

1  Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the new garden rooms - complete with natural swimming pond, hot tub, huge TV, gorgeous décor, fancy coffee making machine, fridge, wifi. A fabulous place to relax - the huge windows open out onto the deck and you can while...More

Thank FlowerPower121
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A bit difficult to find as there are little route signage. Lovely place in a beautiful setting especially on a sunny day with the high mountain side facing the restaurant area and lovely flowers in bloom. Food is excellent. Belly pork was nicely presented in...More

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We went to this place for a meal and a couple of drinks. The staff were really friendly from the start. The food was excellent. After the meal we sat out in the garden and had a few drinks and enjoyed the views of the...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 20 June 2017

had a table booked for fathers day, so very busy. Some of the party were late, but this caused no outward issues to the staff who just took it in their stride, even on this roasting hot day. Eventually the party arrived and we were...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Peaceful location a few miles from Ludlow.Warm welcome,excellent room and superb food.Owners and staff very attentive and helpful without being obtrusive.Highly recommended

Thank Peter W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Lawn Road, Bucknell SY7 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bucknell
  • Phone Number: +44 1547 530549
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With stunning Shropshire views, the award-winning Baron at Bucknell boasts luxurious rooms with original wooden beams, iPod docks, and 32-inch flat-screen TVs. Home-cooked, seasonal food and real ales are served in the restaurant. Elegant and bright, all rooms at The Baron offer cosy, king-size beds and modern bathrooms with toiletries. Free Wi-Fi is available, along with a DVD player in each room. The superior rooms have a double ended whirlpool bath and a Juliet balcony overlooking the beautiful Shropshire hills. Using local and seasonal ingredients, the restaurant serves hearty, traditional food, a light lunch menu on Friday, Saturday & Sunday, and a Sunday roast. Guests can relax in the beer garden, or make use of the restaurant's takeaway service. In 2014, the property received a Breakfast Award from Visit England. Free parking is provided, and Ludlow can be reached in less than 25 minutes by car. Bucknell Rail Station is just 5 minutes' walk away, and Bishops Castle is a 25-minute drive.
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