Shrewsbury’s back and this summer is going to be like no other. Discover more about Shrewsburys Open here.

Home » Features » Evening Al Fresco Dining

Evening Al Fresco Dining

Whilst we wait for indoor hospitality to reopen on May 17, you can continue to enjoy mouth-watering food from your favourite Shrewsbury eateries whilst taking in the scenery with our evening al fresco dining guide.

Whilst we endeavour to keep this page as up to date as possible, due to the rapid changes in the Covid-19 situation some of the information may be dated. We advise that you research and contact all businesses directly before visiting or placing an order. The government's roadmap allows outdoor hospitality from April 12th and indoor hospitality from May 17th.

 

The Crown at Coleham 

With beautiful riverside views (see above), The Crown at Coleham is open daily until 10pm. With an extensive outdoor dining area, you'll stay cosy even in the coldest spring weather with a heated marquee, blankets, and hot water bottles! 

 

The Alb 

Located on Shrewsbury’s Smithfield Road, The Alb is open 7 evenings a week, closing a 9pm Mon-Thur and 11p Fri-Sun. The Alb offers a number of promotions throughout the week, including happy hour every weeknight, Wednesday Date Night, Tapas Thursday and 2 4 1 Sunday. 

 

The Riverbank

With beautiful riverside views, The Riverbank is open daily until 10pm for hearty Mediterranean cuisine.

 

Cromwell’s Inn 

Located on historic Dog Pole, Cromwell’s Inn boasts a beautiful garden overlooking Shrewsbury’s town centre roofscape. 

 

The Vaults 

With a unique roof garden overlooked by Shrewsbury’s 11th-century Castle, The Vaults is open daily until 8pm. Opening is dependant on weather conditions, please check their Facebook page for daily updates. 

 

Ashley's Wine Bar

Located on Shrewsbury's Shoplatch, Ashley's Wine Bar is open Fridays - Sundays for drinks, food will resume on May 17.

 

House of the Rising Sun 

Located on Shrewsbury's historic Butcher Row, House of the Rising Sun is open Sun-Thur until 11.30pm and Fri-Sat until 12.30am.

 

 

The Old Post Office 

With a quiet courtyard (see above), traditional English pub The Old Post Office is open daily until 10pm.

 

The Nag’s Head 

One of Shrewsbury's most historic pubs, The Nag's Head boasts an extensive beer garden which is open Sun - Thur 12pm, Fri & Sat 1am.

 

The Wheatsheaf 

Overlooking Shrewsbury's High Street, The Wheatsheaf is open Sundays - Thursdays until 11pm.

 

The Buttermarket 

Located in an iconic Garde II listed building, The Buttermarket's outdoor area is open every weekend until 1am.

 

The Peach Tree, Havana Republic & Momo's

With curbside dining overlooking Shrewsbury Abbey, The Peach Tree, Havana Republic and Momo's have launched a new outside dining menu of light bites, nibbles and platters.

 

Ernest & Co

The Lion + Pheasant Hotel's sister eatery Ernest & Co is open Thursday - Saturday until 11pm for food and drinks in their quaint courtyard.

 

 

The Bull Inn

Offering curbside dining and a private beer garden, The Bull Inn (see above) is open daily, closing Sun, Mon, Tue & Thur at 11pm and Wed, Fri & Sat at midnight.

 

The Armoury 

With beautiful riverside views The Armoury is open daily, closing Sun – Thur 11.30pm and Fri-Sat midnight. As outdoor seating is limited booking is recommended. 

 

Ten & Six 

With an outdoor garden located in a quiet little courtyard on Hills Lane, Ten & Six are taking table reservations Wed, Thu & Sun until 7pm, Fri & Sat 8.30pm. 

 

La Piazzetta 

Overlooking Shrewsbury’s town square, La Piazzetta is one of Shrewsbury’s newsest additions, and is open daily until 10pm. 

 

The Shrewsbury Hotel 

With a large marquee overlooking Welsh Bridge and the River Severn, The Shrewsbury Hotel is open daily until midnight.

 

Hickory's Smokehouse

Located on Victoria Quay, Hickory's Smokehouse is open daily until 11pm, Sundays 10pm, for mouthwatering deep south cuisine.

WHILST WE ENDEAVOUR TO KEEP THIS PAGE AS UP TO DATE AS POSSIBLE, DUE TO THE RAPID CHANGES IN THE COVID-19 SITUATION SOME OF THE INFORMATION MAY BE DATED. WE ADVISE THAT YOU RESEARCH AND CONTACT ALL BUSINESSES DIRECTLY BEFORE VISITING OR PLACING AN ORDER.

 
Original Shrewsbury is run on behalf of Shrewsbury BID and its members, it is therefore not a complete representation of all the business operating within Shrewsbury. 
Not all businesses can be included in every feature, however if you believe you should have been included please contact [email protected] 
If you would like your business to be involved with the Original Shrewsbury platform you can read more about voluntary membership here

 

Images © Birgitta Zoutman