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Cooking & Dining

Everything you need to get the most out of your stay

Chef & Catering Services

  • Dineindulge
    A unique & truly special private chef experience brought direct to you. Combining a personal chef hire service with restaurant quality cuisine, Dineindulge is designed to be affordable, accessible & simple to book for anyone
  • Côte at Home
    Get bistro-quality food delivered to your door. From starters, mains and desserts, to picnics, breakfasts and barbecue favourites – the professional chefs at Côte at Home can freshly prepare a wide range of dishes, which you can simply serve up, or pop in the oven or microwave to heat. That means less time spent prepping and cooking, and more time enjoying your holiday!
  • Dom
    Dom used to own Italian restaurants and was a wine importer. He has fantastic knowledge, great food and is lots of fun. He can offer well-priced dinners through to Sommelier-designed tasting menus. Prices are from £35 per head. He may even stay nearby and cook breakfast.
  • Jenny’s Outside Catering
    With over 50 years worth of experience, Jenny and her team are dedicated to producing an excellent dining experience with fabulous menus perfect for any occasion.
    www.jennys-catering.co.uk | 01743 873861
  • Colin at Stanton Arms
    Catering for a variety of different events, Colin and his team has a range of fantastic menus to select from or can even create a bespoke service upon request.
    www.thestantonarms.com | 01939 250221
  • Preprepared meals & Vintage Cream Teas
    Meals can be pre-prepared: supper of lasagne, focaccia and salads, from £10 per head. Ideal for a Friday night supper. You can be left a lovely home-made cream tea in vintage china for your arrival, to enjoy in the Orangery or in the garden. Please contact Sandy for more information! There is also a lovely lady, Kerry, who will come in and serve a meal and clear away to make life easier for you. Please ask and they will put you in touch with her (£15 per hour, for a minimum of two hours).

Great Places to Eat & Drink


  • The Old Hand & Diamond
    A family-run 17th century border inn that has provided refreshments and accommodation for travellers for hundreds of years.
    The Old Hand & Diamond Inn, Coedway, Near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 9AR (7 minute drive)
    www.oldhandanddiamond.co.uk | 01743884379
  • Windmill Inn
    A pub bursting with stories of locals that have been loyal through generations of families. A place where regulars enjoy a drink at the bar, holiday-makers pop into on their way to and from Wales – and anyone can simply enjoy a friendly atmosphere with great food and drink!
    A458, Rowton, Shrewsbury SY5 9EJ (5 minute drive)
    www.windmillatrowton.com | 01743 884234
  • The Two Henrys
    The Two Henrys is lively and friendly and has a real sense of community spirit. There is also an ever growing ales lists, comprising of locally produced ales as well as a great food menu. There is also a pretty garden and an indoor play area.
    Robert Jones Way, Shrewsbury, SY4 3EQ (28 minute drive)
    www.eating-inn.co.uk | 01743 450940
  • The Blind Tiger
    A cocktail bar disguised as a 1920’s exhibition hall for the display of natural curiosities. Evading the laws that forbid the sale of alcohol, under the pretense of a Tiger show. Offering guests a complimentary drink with the purchase of a ticket.
    17 & 17a Hills, Shrewsbury, SY1 1QU (25 minute drive)
    www.theblindtigerbar.co.uk | 01743 233099
  • The Libertine Cocktail Bar
    The Libertine is a bar, cocktail bar and tearoom, located in Butcher Row. It has a great atmosphere, with quirky decor.
    16-17 Butcher Row, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UW (25 minute drive)
    www.originalshrewsbury.co.uk | 01743 233099
  • The Peach Tea
    A relaxing contemporary experience and yet steeped in history with parts of the building dating back to the 15th century.
    18-21 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6AE (25 minute drive)
    www.thepeachtree.co.uk | 01743 355055
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  • Draper Hall
    A high-end restaurant set amongst a sophisticated interior, offering beautiful menus for memorable dining. A must visit, although we do suggest you book well in advance.
    St Mary’s Pl, Shrewsbury, SY1 1DZ (25 minute drive)
    www.drapershallrestaurant.co.uk | 01743 344679
  • Avatar
    Using authentic Nepalese and Indian recipes, this restaurant produces some incredible dishes that are presented beautifully.
    22-23 Mardol, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1PU (22 minute drive)
    www.avatardining.com | 01743 361888
  • The Lion & Pheasant
    This triple AA star restaurant has simplistic yet dynamic menus, created with fresh Shropshire produce. A fabulous place for an evening meal!
    49-50 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, SY1 1XJ (25 minute drive)
    www.lionandpheasant.co.uk | 01743 770345
  • The Peach Tree
    A fantastic restaurant with contemporary decor, knowledgeably friendly staff and an ever-changing, inventive fusion menu.
    18 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AE (25 minute drive)
    www.thepeachtree.co.uk | 01743 355055
  • Soulton Hall
    The restaurant offers excellent cuisine and the menu is based around seasonal produce that is freshly sourced from local suppliers. The menu changes on a daily basis and the staff here are all extremely friendly and knowledgeable, offering advice on suitable wines according to the dish chosen.
    B5065, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 5RS (40 minute drive)
    www.soultonhall.co.uk | 01939 232786
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  • Ramna Balti
    Indian Cuisine
    30 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1XF (25 minute drive)
    01743 363170
  • Perfect Pizza Company
    33 Castle Foregate, Shrewsbury SY1 2EH (22 minute drive)
    01743 244940


Shopping for Food

Convenience Stores

  • The Co-operative
    Bicton Heath Shopping Centre, Welshpool Rd, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury SY3 5AD (15 minute drive)
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  • Tesco
    Mill Ln, Welshpool SY21 7BL (15 minute drive)
  • Morrisons
    Berriew St, Welshpool SY21 7SS (18 minute drive)
  • Sainsbury’s
    Meole Brace Retail Park, Hereford Rd, Shrewsbury SY3 9NB (20 minute drive)
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Wine Merchant

  • Tanners Wines
    26 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, SY1 1XD (30 minute drive)
    www.tanners-wines.co.uk | 01743 234455
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Bakery & Delicatessen

  • Vermeuleuns
    3 Drayton Rd, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, SY4 4NZ (35 minute drive)
    01939 252833
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Farmers Market

  • Market Drayton
    Street market & indoor market every Wednesday and indoor market every Saturday.
    Cheshire Street, Market Drayton TF9 3BU (50 minute drive)