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Half Moon

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174 Salthouse Road, Jackfield, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7LP, England
+44 1952 884443
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful building, well maintained and decorated inside and out. I'd definitely go back in the summer for drinks overlooking the river. Our Sunday lunch however was decidedly mediocre - very cheap looking sausages for the kids and my roast beef was tough. Coupled with old tasting veg and gravy with no flavour at all, I only ate... More 

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Telford
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89 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for Valentines night. The atmosphere was nice , the staff were nice and attentive. We ordered olive tapenade, olive oil and bread to share, a huge bread board arrived with far too much bread on - I suggested to my husband that we could offer it round it was so much. My husband ordered the duck and... More 

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Thank SianTelford
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to the Half Moon several times now, and have never been disappointed. Most recently went in on a Saturday lunchtime and was lucky to get a table in front of the gorgeous woodburner. The menu is typical pub fayre, with one or two twists, just done really, really well. Portion sizes are great too. It seems these days you... More 

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Thank Robin C
Telford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although food pre booked, long wait before starters came and then long wait for mains. Food ok, not great by any means. The place was full and other parties were happening (could be over booking problem). Staff helpful and friendly and on the whole no one too upset.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Went for meal with a friend...and the food was excellent and the atmosphere was homely with friendly staff

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Thank DigitalPalette
Shropshire, England
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Called in at the Half Moon the day after boxing day late in the afternoon. There were three of us. Staff were very friendly and the place was very clean. When our food arrived it looked amazing. Everthing was freshly made and piping hot. We all really enjoyed every part of our meals. My mother-in-law said the scampi was the... More 

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Thank madmandi
Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Good pub food in a lovely located. We visited after cycling. Recently renovated. Good choice of food on the menu. Sharing platter was very good. It does get busy during the summer months as it overlooks the river.

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Thank vivf40
Telford, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Visited yesterday 30th October for lunch for 7 persons, the location & setting for the hotel is great, for lunch I had roast beef meal, just under £10, the centre piece of the meal was an oversized blown up Yorkshire Pudding smothered in a thick gravy, under which you would find the beef, potatoes and vegetables, although warm, I prefer... More 

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Thank John R
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We were in luck when we found that this pub could fit us in for dinner tonight. We had walked passed it several times over the weekend and could see it was extremely popular but, as it turned out, this beautiful autumnal Sunday evening was actually quiet once everyone had headed home ready for the week ahead. The view across... More 

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Thank HarveyMarch
England, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We usually go to The Shakespeare as we can't be bothered to drive all the way round to the sister pub The Half Moon. But this time The Shakespeare was fully booked, so we thought we would give it a go. Glad we did. Nice decor pleasantly surprised us and the service I'd say was ok. The food was great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Salthouse Road, Jackfield, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Jackfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 884443

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?