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The Bird's Nest

Shrewsbury Market Hall | Claremont Street, Shrewsbury, England
+44 1743 600393
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (35 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shrewsbury Market Hall | Claremont Street, Shrewsbury, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Market in Shrewsbury today and ate at this excellent cafe. Great food, excellent coffee, cool music and super service. So good to eat in this independent eatery and not the usual chain venues. It’s friendly, funky and hipster. A hidden gem in a fascinating...More

Thank Saab900man
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used to love this place when it started, great folks great concept. Then it became a vicim of its own success it expanded took over more market stalls and forced small traders out by playing the music so loud as to make any kind of...More

2  Thank Still_living-Life
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes difficult to get a seat as this place is very popular and for good reason. The menu is small but food is varied and tasty with always at least one vegan option. Staff are friendly and the cakes are yummy too.

Thank misskiti
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Had a amazing lunch had the Christmas plank! Very nice atmosphere and jake was the joker waiter !! 😀

Thank Delta1970
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I've been coming to the Birds Nest for the last year, and it never fails to hit the spot! I had to share this place with my boyfriend, and he loved it! It's an edgy, relaxed, positive environment to crack out some coffee and work,...More

Thank maisychuck
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Corner position offering a jumble of tables, sofas and benches. Some would say this is quirky but I would prefer a little more order. Service is friendly and efficient, although the menu is somewhat limited. Whilst my wife has a tasty quesadilla I apparently had...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great little place in Shrewsbury Market. Makes you feel like your on holiday! Great food and service, well worth visiting 👍🏼

Thank Jac8351
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Beautifully presented and so delicious - especially the sour dough toast - very yummy. Good to see the market thriving after many lean years!

Thank zackkery
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The best place to eat ever. Friendly service, good atmosphere, excellent food. Get there early as it's popular.

Thank Nicky C
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Visited and managed to find a table underneath the pretty nest!!Coffee was so good managed two large The food was tasty cheeky chicken burgers and a really good chilli pot with loads of flavour. The others in our group recommended the chocolate and salted caramel...More

Thank jerseyjeanette
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shrewsbury Market Hall | Claremont Street, Shrewsbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 600393
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