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The Countryman Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Shipley $$ - $$$ , British,
The Countryman Countryman Lane, Shipley RH13 8PZ, England
+44 1403 741383
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Countryman Countryman Lane, Shipley RH13 8PZ, England
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

I haven't eaten here for quite a while but the food is still as good as it always has been. Wide menus including traditional and seasonal dishes, well cooked using local produce where possible. Staff friendly and efficient. . Bacon roly-poly and crab cocktail starter...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed December 2, 2016

We met friends for dinner and we the food, particularly the fish was excellent. Staff friendly and attentive. Would certainly go back. Worth booking a table in advance as it gets busy in the evening and weekends, which says something as it is a very...More

Thank Jackiemmm
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Absolutely love this pub. Delicious food and a great choice. Staff are friendly and attentive without being intrusive. Warm, cosy, comfortable and brilliant hospitality.

Thank Business_UK
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Lovely countryside location, lovely traditional pub, lovely quality food, well worth reserving a table in advance to avoid disappointment, not child friendly though so be aware, service could be a touch friendlier but was certainly efficient enough.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Once again the menu is excellent with our favourite the fish of the day. Pan fried salmon this time - just wishing the next one will be my best bet - Turbot - superb. Booked again for January.

Thank Join8
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Always a good choice for classic pub grub and again it did not disappoint, the curry was very nice and good portions We had a side of chips, however they were pretty packet like tasting which was the only fault, but may have been a...More

1  Thank Day34
Reviewed November 4, 2016

We pre-booked for a Sunday mid-day meal at this traditional country pub that had been recommended to us. Parking was easy and we were greeted by the landlord and staff who were very helpful & friendly, took our order promptly and we didn't have to...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely traditional pub in gorgeous countryside. Great pub menu with all the usual favourites (sausage and mash, pie, plus sandwiches and ploughmans etc.). Great value as all around £10. It was a lovely place for a catch up lunch with a friend

Thank marySEEngland
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Me & my partner had a drive out to this lovely traditional county pub,we had not booked ahead but were found a table,the restaurant was busy but not packed, if we were going on a weekend I would definitely book ahead. Staff were friendly,we ordered...More

1  Thank danielos
Reviewed October 30, 2016

They have a good range of food on the menu and a specials fish board. The staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Carolyn I
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April 26, 2015|
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Response from countrymaninn | Property representative |
Hello, Many thanks for your enquiry. Although we do not have a play area or any special facilities for children, families are always welcome, and we will always do the best we can to help you enjoy your visit. Kind... More
Katharine S
April 15, 2015|
Response from countrymaninn | Property representative |
Hello.. Yes dogs are allowed in the pub garden but for reasons of safety must be kept on a lead.. Hope this helps Kind regards Alan Countryman
March 29, 2015|
Response from countrymaninn | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we do serve Sunday Lunch from 12 noon until 3.30pm.. then again from 6.00pm - 8.30pm.. Today we have Beef, Lamb and Pork.. All Local farm reared and we also serve our regular A la Carte menu. Many... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Countryman Countryman Lane, Shipley RH13 8PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Shipley
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 741383
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