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Malt Shovel

Hadley Park Road | Leegomery, Telford TF1 6QG, England
+44 1952 242963
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“proper pub” (5 reviews)
“at lunchtime” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub
Hadley Park Road | Leegomery, Telford TF1 6QG, England
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

A good friendly local pub! Thank you guys! We’ll come again soon The malt shovel has parking and is a quiet road which can be used too At this time of year the garden and hanging baskets are really coming to life making it so...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Visited today for lunch for the first time and the food was excellent. Beer is good with a nice selection. Food is only served at lunchtime though.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

It's a very good pub that serves good beer. It's probably the only pub located within the Leegomery area of Telford so if you prefer a place not surrounded by other noisey places then you'll enjoy it here.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank fojo81
Reviewed 27 March 2018

we have been coming to the malt shovel for years for lunch on our occasional days off together .The food is always Superb , Staff always friendly , Highly recommend for a cheap weekday meal, Especially the CHILLI,

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Called in for lunch on a cold wet Monday. Pleasant room but cold real fire not lit which would have made a real difference. Only 4 people in the whole time we were there clearly a pub for older clientele. Meals were fine basic pub...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Shropshirelass56
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Have used this Pub on and off for many years, through successive landlords/publicans. It has always been a good beer destination with beers from Marston's/Banks's. Public bar is basic and dog friendly. Lounge smarter and carpeted throughout. Never had food here apart from crisps and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Lincolnshirechap
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Superb beer, lovely people, friendly landlord/landlady who make you feel very welcome. What more could you ask for!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank James A
MaltShovel1, Owner at Malt Shovel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks for your views, and hope to see you again soon Brad, Marg and the Team

Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Malt Shovel is a lovely traditional pub, a very warm welcome is received. The food they offer is all freshly made and plenty of it. My husband loves the beer, Brad the landlord takes great care to always produce a great pint!More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Dawn G
MaltShovel1, Owner at Malt Shovel, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks for the review Dawn. We are slowly decorating the pub, the beer garden has been improved. The beer is always something we strive to keep at its best. The food is a team effort, from Marg buying the best quality ingredients, to Loll and...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A proper pub run by brad and Marg. Lovely lunchtime food and a good selection of real ales especially the marstons pedigree which has got to be the best in Shropshire

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Quest47817
MaltShovel1, Landlord at Malt Shovel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thanks very much for you're comments and hope you can make it in again. Brad & Marg

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Had lunch here miidweek. The menu is of limited choice but what they do is good. Nice home made chips - hubby had the ham egg and chips very tasty and I had a lovely prawn salad - not just the usual lettuce, tomato and...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Michele W
MaltShovel1, Owner at Malt Shovel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Michele Thanks very much for visiting the Malt Shovel and the review you have given us. We pride ourselves as being an independent traditional pub that focuses on its good quality beers and basic good honest food, cooked by people who care. We're glad that...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hadley Park Road | Leegomery, Telford TF1 6QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 242963
  • E-mail
A traditional local pub, with Lounge & Bar. Warm friendly atmosphere, log fires, good food served weekday lunchtimes only, from . The menu is simple 'pub grub' home made and home cooked. Illy coffee and home-made cakes are available throughout the pub opening hours.We can also cater for small private parties although there is no dedicated function room. There is an outdoor seating area and well behaved dogs are welcome. There are regular Quiz Nights and Live Music and BT Sport is shown in the bar only.
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