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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place just goes from bad to Worse before coco it was going down hill fast, Coco took over and we thought yeah, this is going to be good...oh how wrong we were! Overpriced food, the service is dire and they really are taking the mick with the beer prices...absolutely outrageous!! Now I've been told they now have a new...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our first visit for Sunday carvery. Top quality food, with 4 choices of meat and a wide variety of well cooked vegetables. Fantastic service and a lovely welcome from Jackie who made sure our visit was enjoyable. Will return to check out the mid week menu very soon.

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1Thank Lynne A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the chish & fips( not a typo ! ) @ 2 for a tenner, proper! ( Mon to Fri ) friendly pub, good ale !! ......Nice to see a good old pub coming back to life.Food is served seven days a week. Call in !!

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Thank cgill4
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Shoulder is no longer Cocos thank goodness. We have had an evening meal here and just called in today for a sandwich. What a transformation. The new owners are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Staff are helpful and happy. We recommend that you try it.

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Thank Linda R
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a public house which has been so overlooked over the years, so many name changes, menus, staff, so on and so on, one thing for sure this is a lovely place and has a lovely atmosphere, we visited as a family of four and couldnt have been more warmly welcomed, give this place a try, it wont dissapoint.

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Thank Ricky F
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an evening at the revamped Shoulder and the meal was excellent. Steak, home cooked chips, beautifully dressed salad, mushroom and onion rings. Seats by the open log fire and good selection of beers made this a very pleasant experience.

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Thank gazza647
Hardstoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So pleased this place is back up and running with the right people. Seriously good value for money and the steak and ale pie is to die for (make sure you go on an empty tummy!). Plans in place to make it The Venue to go to for a good night out as well (like it used to be)starting with...

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Thank Topdog100
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Had 2 really lovely meals here since the place changed back to the Shoulder. First time we had the food from the main menu and on the second visit we had the 2 meals for £10.00 which is served till 5.00, Fabulous value for money and really nice. Lovely home made chips which you don't often get in places now....

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 4, 2016

This is much better now "Coco" have gone, a little disorganised on this occasion but I am sure they will all improve with time. The food was excellent especially as there was 9 adults and 3 children. The staff were very friendly, the restaurant was clean and warm. We all thought they did an excellent job and would recommend it...

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1Thank lynnegledhill
Boston, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Stopped for lunch on the way back from Normanton at had probably the best Fish and Chips i have ever had it was just magic at 10 pounds for 2 an absolute bargain as well. Staff friendly and welcoming and i have a feeling it is going to catch on big time with the new owners

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Additional Information about The Famous Shoulder

Address: Deep Lane, Hardstoft, Chesterfield S45 8AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Chesterfield > Hardstoft
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Famous Shoulder Hotel Hardstoft
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“Only 4 rooms so I imagine they are all on a par.”
 of 5 bubbles JayneF366, Apr 12, 2016 | Read review
“We had room 2, small but clean and adequate”
 of 5 bubbles gillianlinch, Apr 11, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was my favourite, Room 3 is also nice”
 of 5 bubbles mickw341, Oct 1, 2015 | Read review
“to choose the room with the best views to really enjoy this hotel experience”
 of 5 bubbles 838philw, May 25, 2015 | Read review
“Can't recommend at all.”
 of 5 bubbles 650tonyt, Oct 2, 2014 | Read review
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