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The Malthouse

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The Wharfage, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7NH, England
+44 1952 433712
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Malthouse is a restaurant, pub, live music venue and B&B. The food is traditional pub fayre, but the surroundings (in the restaurant) are certainly not. We can see what the restaurant is trying to do (be different) it's just that, for us, the upmarket surroundings and immaculately dressed waiting staff don't sit well alongside the traditional pub food. The... More 

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1 Thank BackBeatBaz
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in for a visit and for something to eat,that is when we could get somewhere to sit,very busy indeed,a very popular place indeed.The staff were very friendly and helpful,couldn't do enough,the food was of very good quality as well and reasonably priced.Apparaently they do B+B as well,not looked into any pricing.They have their own parking area,but was full... More 

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Thank Alan E
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Malthouse this evening for a meal. It was empty when we arrived, maybe we should have known from that. The staff stood at a bar area and were more interested in talking to each other! Our meal arrived & the presentation was awful... it looked like it had just been thrown on the plates. I wouldn't even... More 

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1 Thank joanne020773
Northampton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky pub that doesn't really match its old location. Seating was really comfortable seating, the staff were really friendly and welcoming and the service was attentive. Both chicken and beef burgers were fabulous and filling. We thought they were very good value for money. Would definitely visit again to try some of the other dishes.

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Thank Cathut
Reading, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quirky place, the staff were so friendly and efficient. The food was really good too and the restaurant had a fun atmosphere. So good we booked again for the next night.

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Thank Sharon B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good experience here and enjoyed the last page of the menu. It is almost Tapas style where you can order almost everything from the main menu but in small portions. It was 3 items for £10 at the time. We shared a bunch of items between our group and enjoyed it all. A good choice for friends... More 

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Thank Tom D
Taunton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2017

A very pleasant atmosphere with tasty food served by efficient and very friendly people. Will return again soon.

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Thank Geoff_Pearson
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

I visited here for dinner and a pint with friends. Had the signature burger and a pint ; my friends had houlumi burger and steak and ale pie. All the food was excellent and the bill for the food and three drinks was around £30. Service was efficient, friendly and prompt. Highly recommended!

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Thank HVetinari
Reading, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I'm vegan - no main vegan options, so I combined two starters. The waiter was friendly and helpful, and could confirm that the options were indeed vegan. I would go there again!

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Thank Hanna M
Telford, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Meals are good Quality, not outstanding, but nice. Location is great, parking is rubbish, they have own car park, but no disabled, mainly staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $31
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharfage, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433712

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