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The Horse and Jockey

) #7 of 41 Restaurants in Whitchurch $$ - $$$ , British,
Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
+44 1948 662723
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (19 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived to the moment we left.. staff were attentive, well mannered and fabulous. Charlotte dealt with us mainly..and she was fantastic. . From our 15month old to our gran who's 91.. there were 10 of us.. We had 4 generations at...More

1  Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been passing this pub for years, and finally went in with some old work colleagues. The place was specious welcoming and delightful, the menu was great and very reasonable, the young lady who served us was amazing very helpful and polite. And the...More

2  Thank Melvyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shame really after hearing good reports, table wasn't ready not really there fault but after an hour!! Another table was offered, the starters came out in drips and drabs, some not at all ! The main course was nothing to write home about, wouldn't bother...More

Thank Bun21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having heard such good comments about the Horse and Jockey, I visited during the week with some friends. Whilst the pub was very inviting and the staff very efficient and friendly, in my case, the food was very disappointing as my chicken burger was over...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed June 12, 2017

The service from the young ladies was superb and very friendly, whoever is training these girls knows their stuff. The food was fantastic, I ordered the IPA beer battered fish and chips and it was superb. Give this place a go, its great

2  Thank Robbie B
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Horse and Jockey a number of times over 4 days. The first thing you notice when you enter the pub, is the warm welcome and attentive staff. In fact, we were always made to feel like locals and the staff could not...More

1  Thank Kendosmith
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights on a caravan park opposite so we drank here a few times. It is run by very young people but they are friendly and give good service. We ate one night and the fish cakes were very good, tapas starters nice...More

Thank jumbocod
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We popped in twice for lunch whilst narrowboating on the Llangollen Canal. The pub is attractive and comfortable, the landlord and staff were friendly and efficient, and the food was great and good value. They also had a good range of real ales. Just one...More

Thank Kip W
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Went for a meal a couple of time whilst staying at the canalside caravan park across the rd,very nice pub and very popular,the food that me and my wife had was very nice having plumped for the tapas both times,there is a good selection and...More

Thank trydan
Reviewed May 5, 2017

The Horse and Jockey has something for everyone a good selection of real ales probably the best in Whitchurch by a long way,old specked hen and Abbott ale plus lighter ales for real ale lovers.we had the fish chips and peas and the steak and...More

2  Thank Mark H
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July 11, 2017|
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Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi, We do recommend that you book a table. We are close to the canal so you never know how many people will visit us. We also have a lot of regular diners that show up without booking. Would you like me to reserve you a... More
Julie M
June 18, 2016|
Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Just to confirm, we have booked your table for you today @ 4pm Regards
December 21, 2015|
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Response from Stephen N | Property representative |
Hi, We do cater for gluton free, our menu is set up for gluton free. i.e all our sauces are made with corn flour or another non gluton thickening agent. there are some dishes that we cannot alter. i.e battered fish, howver... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grindley Brook, Whitchurch SY13 4QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Whitchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1948 662723
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We are a family run country pub that welcomes Children, dogs & mudddy boot's. We concentrate on producing quality, home cooked fresh pub food made from local produce at competitive prices. We have 8 ever changing real ales, along with quality wines and refreshments for all your requirements.
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