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The French Pantry

15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
+44 1584 879133
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the real deal. Good french bistro food in a small welcoming space. All the usual bistro dishes cooked well and really authentic. Good for lunch and dinner.

Thank daddytommy
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had the french onion soup which i recommend you try.I then had the pork which was super tasty.couldnt fit in a dessert unfortunately but had a coffee which was pretty good.Staff were attentive and courteous and was pleased over all with the restaurant

Thank 791mcfamily
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a snowy day in Ludlow and we stumbled across this restaurant. I believe you normally have to book well in advance, so the weather did us a favour. The food was rustic French, excellent flavours and authentic, took us back to the best...More

Thank 14DLB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little place properly out punches it’s weight. The food is really really good and very french, including the wine list. It has changed slightly but much much for the better. Less choice on the menu but all classics and extremely well executed. The wine...More

1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though we haven't been for over a year now, this is an excellent restaurant with real French food (sometimes a bit on the rich side for my delicate stomach!), very popular here. It's very small, so I think booking is important, but we've found the...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried this bistro on a whim really as we were travelling on elsewhere and had stopped in Ludlow as a well known foodie destination for lunch. The French Pantry ticked all of the boxes managing to conjure up the deep flavours of french cooking without...More

1  Thank duncanA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely quaint French bistro cafe come restaurant which I have been dying to go to a number of years but they never seemed to have a vegetarian option for my girlfriend. However, we rang up and they had wild mushroom and cashew...More

1  Thank Justinpeter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for lunch and were a bit concerned when we went in as this place resembles a cafe more than a French restaurant. However, don't let that put you off as the food was wonderful. Hubby had the French onion soup (£7) which he...More

Thank august01
Reviewed February 10, 2018

A restaurant that makes you smile. Good food served in a slightly hectic style adds up to an overall charming experience. We were squeezed into a dining slot that was insufficient to allow us to get through the menu, but what we had was very...More

1  Thank AJG333
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Had dinner here on a Saturday night and we were not disappointed. It may look a little basic, shabby almost, from the outside but the service and the food were outstanding and superb value. Good atmosphere, my only quibble would be that there is only...More

1  Thank Andrew K
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October 29, 2017|
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Response from SimonPeterKing | Property representative |
Austin, sadly not. Monday thru Sat lunch and dinner. cheers, Simon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $39
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Tower Street, Ludlow SY8 1RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1584 879133
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