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The Woolpack Shawbirch

1 Acorn Way, Telford TF5 0LW, England
+44 1952 243562
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 Acorn Way, Telford TF5 0LW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a wonderful time this dinnertime celebrating my wife's birthday, with family and friends. Our party was for 11 people and we had an excellent time from the service, drinks and food. I had reserved a table which was set up to cover our...More

Thank ray m
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Ray m, thank you ever so much for the kind words and praise you had for the team here at The Woolpack. We strive to ensure everyones needs can be met with the highest standards of service and i am thrilled to hear that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my better half came into this pub for a quick pint and we ended up staying there for many more. The staff are friendly and approachable, and the beer is cheap 5/5 for us

Thank leftoverwar
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Leftoverwar, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Woolpack, Telford. We're happy we could meet your expectations, and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. Regards Josh Kempton GM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with another couple for a late lunch. Pleasant cosy feeling inside. Bit dated but clean. Great service. Varied Gluten free options & a separate fryer :-) All food arrived piping hot & good sized portions. Definitely worth the money. Nice beer garden to...More

Thank salyane72
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Salyane72, thank you for visiting the Woolpack and we are very pleased to hear you had a great visit and the food and service were of a high standard. We take everyone's dietary requirements seriously and try to accommodate in every way we can...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Had a very reasonably priced meal (chicken & rib combo plus a drink for £6.99) in this large pub. The gravy with the steak pie was not particularly nice having a vinegary taste to it but otherwise rest was OK. Staff were very friendly and...More

Thank Kay M
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Hi Kay M, thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear that you were not fully satisfied with your visit, and i will take your comments on board to try an improve in these...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

I didn't feel like cooking so we went to the Woolpack, which is our local. We always enjoy the 3 for £10 starters at Weatherspoon's, so thought we would try the same at the Woolpack. There is an offer, instead of 3 for £10 ,...More

Thank val t
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Hello val t, i am very sorry to hear about your recent visit to the woolpack, our starter portions are sent out to spec however i will ensure that this is being adhered to at all times. Most out straters are servered with fried onion...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

we visited here for a meal to celebrate some of our more mature relatives arriving back home from a trip to ireland and to catch up. the whole atmosphere indoors was very relaxed and friendly. the food ordering process was very quick and efficient as...More

Thank davenvee
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Hello davenvee, I am pleased to hear the positive parts to your visit in the service and food, we strive to set high standards in both areas hich in turns has lead to an increase in footfall in key trading hours leading to the resturant...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Lunchtime today, Friday, busy busy. From 2 pm onwards one member of staff on duty (2 chefs!), the Manager, taking food orders, pouring drinks, delivering food to tables. Had a long wait between main and dessert, ice cream. Asked Manager when he had a minute...More

Thank Mango676
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Hi Mango676, i agree their were not enough staff on for that hour on that particular day, however it was a complete freak hour as 2-3:30pm on a friday are 99% of the time quiet and tidying up however this week through a spanner in...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here many times in the past as it offers inexpensive meals and is conveniently located for us. There’s plenty of parking even on the busiest days. There’s a decent choice of drinks from the bar. The meals are pitched at the cheaper...More

Thank DodgetheViper
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

We are sorry to hear that you did not have the greatest experience with us at The Woolpack, I will be using your review as a training guide in order to iron out any issues raised in regards to food quality. Although as you stated...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We often pop in for a meal with family. Always receive a warm welcome. Food is great value and recently they had sold out of the 2 for £10 meal deal fish and chips, but we were upgraded to cod and chips (slightly more expensive...More

Thank Liza_JaneShropshire
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope you have a great day! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Went with my sister and children. Great food, good vegetarian options, friendly staff. Will be going again.

Thank dark_angel369
General Manager A, Manager at The Woolpack Shawbirch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi dark_angel369, thank you for leaving us a brilliant review and im glad we could provide a good selection of vegetarian options for your party. Look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind Regards Josh Kempton GM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Acorn Way, Telford TF5 0LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 243562
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