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The Tontine

Bar, British, Pub
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Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AL, England
01952 432127
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just dropped by for an impromptu evening meal. Ordered in the Nick of time as last food orders at 7:30. Nice chilli and chips and lasagne and chips, freshly prepared. The wine was good and not expensive and the local draught beer very tasty. Price was good, too!

Thank David M
New Forest, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't want an exotic meal and the menu here looked as though it would cater to our needs. And it did! Great, value for money food and drink, at a table overlooking the Ironbridge, itself. Fabulous, thankyou.

Thank 71mgg
Manchester, United Kingdom
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274 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Lots of people out side enjoying the lovely weather , located across the road from the bridge. Good selection on the menu board. Please see my pictures as you can see the front door and the bridge. Free wifi

Thank BMorriss
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Stopped here as a group of 8. Nice place to sit outside right next to the bridge and on a sunny day was perfect. Carvery was good value at £7.95 with choice of beef, pork or lamb or a little bit of all three. Good selection of vegetables. Food was very good. Friendly bar staff and Chef Overall very nice,... More 

Thank Chris C
Dudley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

had lunch here very good food but hotel itself was very dark and very dated.in need of desperate updating..toilets filthy

Thank Dervina T
Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We'd been out visiting museums for the day and fancied a beer. There are chairs in the sunshine and it is a great place to just sit, drink beer and watch the world go by. The beer was very nice we just had to have a second. We didn't eat anything and cannot really comment on the inside or food.

Thank Stephen B
Sunnyvale, United States
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This affordable hotel is at the foot the Iron Bridge. Room was modest, but effective. WiFi was only in bar but reached room near the door. Location was fantastic, however.

Thank Paul D W
Worcester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Just a short 2 day stop at this hotel... arrived to have Sunday Carvery, which was very good and reasonable... the cost of Larger is on the steep side compared to my own local in Worcestershire.. but most of the pubs in the area are charging up to £4.30 a pint, so shop around.. The room was clean with tea... More 

Thank bobskiwf
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132 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We always stop for a drink when visiting ironbridge on the motorbike,it was a very pleasant afternoon and we always sit outside which is very pleasant,but when you go inside it is very dated and dark and not very welcoming the person behind the bar seemed very miserable I think he his the landlord this place is ok if you... More 

Thank fishwickMidlands
Haddington, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

It is set in a perfect spot directly across from the famous bridge and on weekend afternoons very popular with 'Bus Pass' carrying biker's and the beers and wines were very good and reasonably priced but food for me was a just ok and a bit dated.

Thank MikeBR

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: 01952 432127

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