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Sports bar

Unusual mixture of sports bar and Camra pub. So a variety of real ales and Camra members get a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jan R
Yateley, United Kingdom
Nice little sports bar

Well used sports bar will excellent beers and friendly staff..gets very noisey when footballs on so... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Jhs S
Telford, United Kingdom
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Smithfield Road, Shrewsbury SY1 1PW, England
+44 1743 351505
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unusual mixture of sports bar and Camra pub. So a variety of real ales and Camra members get a discount. A much younger crowd than normal.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Well used sports bar will excellent beers and friendly staff..gets very noisey when footballs on so i avoid but then its sports bar...has several tvs and pretty decent pub

Thank Jhs S
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Had a mini pub crawl round all the real ale pubs and this was last on our stop..bit it was by far the best..craft beers in the fridge..including imperial stout..OMG..Lovely.. needs a remakeover but the beer is awesome.. hubby had oakham citra and we were...More

Thank fifibarker
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We are not local to Shrewsbury but always visit the Salopian when there. While it doesn't serve food there is a good selection of drinks (including nice wines) and the staff and locals are always warm, friendly and provide a great atmosphere into which you...More

Thank NLJ07
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little pub with nice ales and the staff and price are good. What more could you ask for? Deffo a must if u like beer

Thank John A
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Have to be honest - I have been to this pub so many times I must own shares in it by now. And if I could invest in a Pub then this would be the one. When it comes to choice you are beyond spoilt....More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Popped in for a pint and had several!. Good selection of beers at good prices and yes the customer with a dog (not me) fed the pooch lots of biscuits.

Thank argosy2gb
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Strangers in town, called in on an early evening pub crawl attracted by the reviews and were not disappointed! Not a pub for lovers of traditional boozers but well kept beer in a quirky environment with a free juke box playing rock. What's not to...More

Thank AndyA104
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly pub which gave dog biscuits to the pooch. Good beer. A couple of tables outside if you wish to admire the river view. We did not as it was too cold. Only pork pies, Scotch eggs and crisps availed to eat at lunchtime. The...More

1  Thank janerT5076SN
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went here on Sunday to watch the football. Had "several" pints of wonderful real ale and sat and watched the premiership game. Lovely friendly place for a visitor to Shrewsbury. Spurs won and the sun was shining. 😎

Thank Rob W
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