There's plenty to do in the area, you could make a day of it and visit a local attraction before or after you come to see us.
Attingham Park, Atcham, Shrewsbury, SY4 4TP
Open from 12.30pm to 5.30pm, 7 days a week
An 18th-century estate for all seasons with 200 acres of parkland and Regency Mansion
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 0.1 miles (Across the road!) to/from Attingham Park.
Wroxeter Roman City
Wroxeter Roman City, Wroxeter, (Sat nav postcode: SY5 6PJ), near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6PH
Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5pm
Discover urban-living 2,000 years ago at Viriconium (Wroxeter) - once the fourth largest city in Roman Britain. Wander the remains of the bathhouse and explore a reconstructed town house from a city which was almost as large as Pompeii
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 1.7 miles to/from Wroxeter Roman City.
Benthall Hall, Broseley, Shropshire, TF12 5RX
House open Saturday to Wednesday 1pm - 5pm, countryside open 8am til dusk
Built in 1535, Situated on a plateau above the gorge of the River Severn, this fine stone house has mullioned and transomed windows, a stunning interior with carved oak staircase and decorated plaster ceilings and oak panelling.
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 11.6 miles to/from Benthall Hall.
Home Farm Attingham
Home Farm Attingham, Atcham, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 4TN
25th March to October 31st every day 10-5pm
Home Farm is a working farm open to the public, free to walk and look around the historic farm and see its animals
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 0.1 miles (Across the road!) to/from Home Farm Attingham.
Longer Hall, Uffington, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4TG
Weekdays from Mon 30 May until Fri 1 July
Built in 1803, Longner Hall is a Tudor Gothic style house set in a park landscaped by Humphry Repton. The home of one family for over 700 years. Longner's principal rooms are adorned with plaster fan vaulting and stained glass.
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 2.7 miles to/from Longer Hall.
Haughmond Abbey, Upton Magna, Uffington, Shropshire, SY4 4RW
Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5pm
The extensive remains of an Augustinian abbey, including its abbots' quarters, refectory and cloister. The substantially surviving chapter house has a frontage richly bedecked with 12th and 14th century carving and statuary, and a fine timber roof of around 1500.
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 4.8 miles to/from Haughmond Abbey.
The Wrekin, TF6 5AL
The Wrekin is one of Shropshire’s most familiar natural landmarks and a popular destination for thousands of visitors from across the Midlands and beyond every year. This iconic hill is the pinnacle of an equally remarkable but much less widely known ancient forest landscape, where an array of plants, animals and insects has found a home amid a green network of varied wildlife sites.
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 7.1 miles to/from The Wrekin.
Whittingham Castle, Castle Street, Nr Oswestry, Shropshire Sy11 4DF
Grounds always open
Whittington Castle near Oswestry in Shropshire England. The strikingly picturesque and romantic ruins are steeped in much history, tales of bitter border warfare, romance and legend.
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 22 miles to/from Whittingham Castle.
Lysander way, Shifnal, TF11 8UP
Everyday from 10.00am - 5.00pm, 1st March - 31st October
The Royal Air Force Museum Midlands offers a fun, award-winning day out for all the family
From the Mytton and Mermaid - 19 miles to/from RAF Cosford.
|Day||Open||Breakfast served||Daily menu|
|Monday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 9:30pm|
|Tuesday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 9:30pm|
|Wednesday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 9:30pm|
|Thursday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 9:30pm|
|Friday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 10pm|
|Saturday||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 10pm|
|Sunday||7:30am - 10:30pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 9pm|
Prams and pushchairs
In our larger rooms we are able to accommodate prams and pushchairs, although some of the smaller areas are too constricted to allow us to do so. Please don't hesitate to ask if you need somewhere to store yours while you're with us.
Children and minors
Whilst primarily an adult's environment, children are welcome in areas away from the bar, although the pub is not very suitable for babies and toddlers in the evenings. We have changing facilities and some high chairs available.
Disabled access is via the front car park and through the main entrance. We have a disabled toilet at ground level, so if you need a table that is close to disabled amenities, please let us know.
We have a car park (including disabled parking) with easy access to the front entrance of the pub. Unfortunately we are not able to offer overnight parking for campervans or motorhomes. If you are looking for somewhere to stay, our next door neighbours 'Love2Stay' have overnight pitches with some facilities - Click here for details.
Christmas opening times
|Day||Open||Breakfast served||Menu served|
|Christmas Eve||7:30am - 11pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 10pm|
|Christmas Day||12noon - 4pm||Breakfast - Residents Only||12noon - 2pm|
|Boxing Day||7:30am - 6pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 5pm|
|New Year's Eve||7:30am - 1am|
Closed between 5pm and 7pm. Ticketed event from 7pm.
|7:30am - 11am||12noon - 4pm & 7pm - 9:30pm|
|New Year's Day||7:30am - 9pm||7:30am - 11am||12noon - 7pm|
We do take bookings, but we try to make sure that there is room for customers who are not able to book in advance, so if you have not made a reservation, it's not the end of the world. If there are no tables free we run a waiting list from behind the bar.
Please make bookings via our booking calendar or by calling us on. Unfortunately we are not able to take bookings via email or facebook.
We don't reserve any of our outside tables so if you enjoy a little alfresco dining these are on a first come first served basis.
Inside - someone will pop over and take your order.
Front and Rear Terrace - take a seat and we’ll pop over and take your order.
The Riverbank - Please either order by the QR code on the table or pop up to the bar to order food and drink, noting your table number. By the way, could you please keep tops on and shoes on at all times. This applies to the gents as well.
Weddings and large groups
Sadly we are unable to accommodate wedding parties or large groups.
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As a little reminder, a Meal Ticket is received for each main course or light bite purchased at full price. Six tickets can then be exchanged to claim up to £12 off the price of your chosen main meal or light bite from Monday to Thursday (excluding Bank Holidays, set menus, ticketed events and click and collect). For full terms and conditions, please click here.