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The Yockleton Arms

Stoney Stretton, Shrewsbury SY5 9PG, England
+44 1743 821491
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“lemon tart” (5 reviews)
“game pie” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stoney Stretton, Shrewsbury SY5 9PG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely family dinner here. We called ahead to ask if they could possibly provide a vegan option and they were very helpful and said this was no problem. All the meals were really great, and a special effort was made to provide...More

Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Yockleton as now been under new management for a few months we have eaten there on numerous times for lunch and in the evening and found the service and food very good, once in a group party of 19 this Xmas and more recently...More

Thank angelamorgan123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, good portion sizes and cooked to our liking. Lots of good menu choices. Attentive staff.

Thank LAPreece1
Reviewed December 11, 2017

We went to our local hunts annual meet at the Yockleton Arms, have been disappointed with this place before but we only went to support our hunt not the pub. Last year at the meet with the previous owners the staff were very friendly and...More

Thank Yendors
Reviewed November 27, 2017

We have had two Sunday roasts here in the past month or so as a couple and then a family and both times they have been top notch. Everything on the table is tasty and well presented and the price is very reasonable. I had...More

Thank Ben R
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

I visited today as a family of 4, the Sunday roast was amazing, I could not fault one thing on it, there was very tender meat we all had different ones and they were all great, very tasty roast potatoes, nice yorkies, and a huge...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Everything here wax very nice clean and food was well presented , staff were polite non intrusive and knowledgable the only down side was the value for money of the sweets which were small portions for over £5. Each but the main more than made...More

Thank pdb19572002
yockletonarms, Owner at The Yockleton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Thanks so much for leaving us a review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the food. Sorry you didnt feel our desserts were value for money. We base our costings on everything being homemade but we will definitely look into portion sizes. We hope...More

Reviewed September 27, 2017

Really good food, wine and service. Unusually quiet however, possibly as others have said, due to a little lacking in atmosphere.More

Thank David P
yockletonarms, Owner at The Yockleton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Thanks David for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed both the food and service. We are sorry to hear you felt the place was lacking in atmosphere but we do hope you both come back again....More

Reviewed September 23, 2017

Yet another excellent meal here. Our first Saturday lunchtime visit, previous meals being Sunday lunches. The haddock & chips were the best we've tasted in any restaurant (and this includes the black & white bird one in Whitby!). Friendly service and lovely surroundings, the only...More

1  Thank copy62
yockletonarms, Owner at The Yockleton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Thank you so much for leaving us yet again another glowing review! Was lovely to see you both again!! Yes it's a shame we don't get more eating in the afternoons. We just hope with time we will get busier as we have done with...More

Reviewed September 10, 2017

We ate here twice during our stay in Upper House Farm Cottages The Sunday roast was excellent the beef pink and tender the pork tender and tasty. Not kidding we had at least ten different vegetables, all cooked perfectly. The starter of mushrooms in garlic...More

Thank soozy55
yockletonarms, Owner at The Yockleton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so happy to hear you had 2 great meals with us! Our Sunday lunches have grown to be very popular. Shame you didn't have room for one of our home made desserts 😉 ....maybe next...More

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April 1, 2016|
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Response from RonwShropshire | Reviewed this property |
As above this seemed a varied menu with a good range
Simon F
December 22, 2015|
Response from Salpots | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have just phoned them (10.00pm) and they are definitely open, so perhaps try ringing then now. I have told them about your predicament so hopefully we will get it sorted out for you. 01743 821 491
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Validated Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoney Stretton, Shrewsbury SY5 9PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 821491
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