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The Jack Mytton Inn

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Hindford | Whittingham, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
01691-67-98-61
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 89
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very Welcome Boating Lunch

We were passing on a narrowboat contemplating a tuna mayo sandwich for lunch and we spotted the Jack Mytton. It is very cosy inside, extremely welcoming for customers and their dogs. A variety of Real Ales were served and the two I tried (no vigorous drink driving laws on the canal!) were spot... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2014
Nick D
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Derby, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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159 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I have never been to such a odd place.... It seems to be stuck in the 80's according to the decor and the drinks lines have not been cleaned since then either! Ordered 2 draft drink and sent them both back, the bar staff seemed to be expecting them back as well.... If it smells off don't serve it! The... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Like - the food, setting right on the canal, always good service even when we visit with our baby, not too expensive. Dislike - short opening times, place is usually fairly quiet which is a real shame. Tip - as its a bit out of the way, phone first to check its open.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Called in here sat night in September second visit still the same manager great guy found us a table after a short wait very busy at the time service was excellent we had home made steak pie with vegetables spot on first class good choice of beers certainly going back

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Nicely located on the Llangollen Canal with moorings out the front for us canal travellers. A place full of character and charm. Excellent service, good meals and snacks. We have been here on numerous occasions, and it has never let us down.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

As I said we would be back...............so booked for our pre Xmas family meal. Food was great. All empty plates even managed to have a scrumptious dessert each.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We were in the area so googled pubs in the area found Jack Mytton reviews were great so we called in for lunch was not disappointed. Quaint canal side pub, Varied menu to suit all tastes. Friendly staff. Only downside the place could of beem warmer on a cold wet windy day. We will be back

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Ellesmere
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

A very nice Inn, near to the canal, we have had several meals here, and have never been disappointed. It is nicely located, and makes a pleasant change to come here for a nice meal and drink.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We were passing on a narrowboat contemplating a tuna mayo sandwich for lunch and we spotted the Jack Mytton. It is very cosy inside, extremely welcoming for customers and their dogs. A variety of Real Ales were served and the two I tried (no vigorous drink driving laws on the canal!) were spot on. We both had the beef in... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is a very old quaint pub serving food with a friendly local atmosphere. The menu is traditional english food difficult to find anything light but good choice and well cooked.

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Shrewsbury, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Came about 5 months ago on a recommendation and was squeezed in on a busy friday evening as was then and came short notice hoping to have a repeat performance of the loveley steaks we d had before and again was top notch. Often you can go some where and have a loveley meal go back some time later and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hindford | Whittingham, Oswestry SY11 4NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Oswestry
  • Phone Number: 01691-67-98-61

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 59
  • Cuisine: British
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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