Shropshire Star: Lion & Pheasant Restaurant Review   December 2010

"this Lion is a very different creature – and could just become king of the gastronomic jungle"

Sunday Mirror: Top 10 Boutique Hotels for under £100  February 2011

"Want a Stylish geteway that will steal your heart but wont be daylight robbery? Check in to one of these chic stays"

The Telegraph: Enjoy England  February 2011

"The interior has been refurbished in a less-is-more Scandinavin style - all bare beams and pale wood panelling"

The Shropshire magazine  March 2011

"The bar has a minimilist, stripped down feel which sits perfectly with the new design"

The Independent  April 2011

"Stay the night, A fresh contemporary restoration has given a new lease of life to a hotel that dates from Tudor times"

The Birmingham Post - History is the Future  June 2011

"this collection of 17th and 18th century town houses is one of the loveliest, small hotels you are likely to come across"

Elle - Places to Stay  November 2011

"More Stockholm café than British gastropub, the interiors boast fresh flowers, vintage furniture and a calming colour scheme."

Elle - Five of the Best Inns in the UK  November 2011

"Though the overall feel is light, fresh and modern, there's a real sense of authenticity and history here.."

Shropshire Star: Lion & Pheasant Restaurant Review  February 2012

"Chef proves he's a real class act with a winning formula at Lion & Pheasant"

The Times: The Cool Hotel Guide March 2012

"A mixture of Scandinavian simplicity and occasional antique gives the LIon and Pheasant its own character"

The Times: The Great British Weekend April 2012

"A Scandinavian style interior and first rate food"

The Chronicle  April 2013

"The Lion + Pheasant remains a star turn on Shrewsbury's restaurant scene"

The Shropshire magazine  April 2013

"Local links bring roaring success"

RED online: Places to stay  July 2013

 "One of the best gastro pubs with rooms, not just in the county, but anywhere in Britain."

Urban Coco: August Hot 100 Issue  August 2013

"Contemporary décor, free wifi and a rustic restaurant, all wrapped up in a 16th century shell."

The Independent: 50 Best British Breaks  October 2013

  "If you're looking for luxury on a budget, head to this boutique spot." 

Florence Finds  December 2013

  "These guys have hit the nail on the head - combining superbly warm hospitality with delicious, flavoursome food and sylish yet unpretentious surroundings" 

The Sunday People  January 2014

 "Understated luxury, topped off with stunning food."