The Lowfield Inn
“Successful modern interpretation of old village inn” - AA Inspector
In a stunning location below the west Shropshire Hills, this pub combines the atmosphere of a friendly village local with a fierce support for microbreweries dotted along the England/Wales border – Monty’s and Three Tuns beers are regularly stocked, as are a range of decent ciders. Modern British pub grub is the order of the day – locally-made faggots; pork and leek sausages with mash; or beer battered cod and chips. They also do a ‘pie of the day’ and 'curry of the day', as well as a selection of sandwiches. The eye-catching brick bar, comfy seating, slab floor, log-burner and duck pond add to the character of this village favourite.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Open all year
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About the area
Perhaps nowhere else in England will you find a county so deeply rural and with so much variety as Shropshire. Choose a clear day, climb to the top of The Wrekin, and look down on that ‘land of lost content’ so wistfully evoked by A E Housman. Peer through your binoculars and trace the course of Britain’s longest river as the Severn sweeps through the county, from the Breidden Hills to Wyre Forest, slicing Shropshire in two. To the north is a patchwork of dairy fields, hedgerows, copses and crops, broken at intervals by rugged sandstone ridges such as Grinshill or Nesscliffe, and dissected by a complex network of canals.
Spilling over the border into neighbouring Cheshire and North Wales is the unique meres and mosses country, with serenely smooth lakes glinting silver, interspersed with russet-tinged expanses of alder-fringed peat bog, where only the cry of the curlew disturbs the silence. South of the Severn lies the Shropshire Hills AONB. It’s only when you walk Wenlock Edge that you fully discover what a magical place it is – glorious woods and unexpectedly steep slopes plunge to innumerable secret valleys, meadows, streams and farmhouses, all tucked away, invisible from the outside world.
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