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PorterHouse.sy1

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American, Bar, European, British, Gastropub
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15 St. Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1EQ, England
+44 1743 358870
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10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a meal with friends this bank holiday, ordered our food and did wait quite a long time for the food to arrive despite it not being particularly busy. Food was great, sweet potato fries were so tasty! Asked for the bill twice and no one came, could easily have walked out and no one would have been any wiser.... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recommended by local veggie & vegan group, this place exceeded expectations. The menu offers really creative vegetarian/vegan meals which I am sure would also appeal to meat eaters alike. Took my son we both had the beetroot, walnut &courgette burger served with hand cut chips and salad, very generous portions which only just left us with enough room to try... More 

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Thank sharpeLED
Newtown, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited porter house twice. I visited yesterday for a friend's birthday. I ordered the bartender surprise, the bartender was friendly, asked what I liked and made the best cocktail I've ever drunk. Nice atmosphere.

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Thank FunkyFisha
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant was beautiful and very quirky, the food was amazing but took a while to come out- which to me shows that it's more likely to be freshly cooked. The staff were pleasant but a little bit scatty. We asked for the right bill 3 times, but the staff handled it quite well. Would definitely come again.

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Thank Nikki F
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Another enjoyable meal at Porterhouse, not quite as esoteric as it was when Mad Jack's. Efficient friendly service, good food although the chips could have been better.

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Thank 17marcopolo
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was skeptical at first about going to a steak house for a meal however the restaurant had been strongly recommended by a close friend following the release of the new menu so I decided to give it a shot. It can get pretty busy at times between both the bar and the dining areas yet despite that all the... More 

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Thank veganat0r
Barrow-in-furness
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first visit and I've got to say the food was amazing. I had steak and fries followed by ice-cream (not on the menu but they gladly brought us some). Lovely atmosphere. I will be back. Thank you.

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Thank 755janee
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Cocktails made to perfection by diligent staff who clearly are experienced. We sat in the conservatory. Service was prompt to offer menus although there was a wait for the food which we were advised of prior to ordering so didn't mind. The black and blue salad was amazing and there was so much I couldn't manage anything... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here last weekend (you are strongly advised to book to avoid disappointment!) after it was recommended to us by our hosts at the Darwin Townhouse. What a fantastic experience! I had 2 pints of Charlie Weeks IPA which was a superb pint. My starter of whitebait and scampi came in 2 separate bowls and would easily have been enough... More 

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked table for 7.30pm At 8.30pm was begging someone to take our order. At 9.40pm I was served with an over cooked bowl of Pasta served in a most dreadful tomato slop which was unedible. The waitress asked if everything was alright, I said no. She said 'Well you know what this industry is like when it's busy !' No... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $35
Cuisine
American, Bar, European, British, Gastropub
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 St. Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 358870
Description
We are the best at combining your favourite AMERICAN Flavours with Good Ol' BRITISH Behaviour PorterHouse.SY1 dining serves up some great American favourites. Think big juicy BURGERS, hot and succulent CHICKEN WINGS, Prime-cut Steaks, low n slow cooked BBQ RIBS..And a sprinkling of salads and lighter fish for the healthier ones among you. Enjoy our VIBRANT COCKTAIL BAR, beautiful CONSERVATORY dining area and cozy restaurant alongside attentive and friendly servers and bartenders who love what they do and believe in having FUN!

What's not to love?

We look forward to seeing you soon.

The Friendly PorterHouse Team

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?