Breakfast

How do you like your eggs in the morning? Shrewsbury is the perfect setting for your sunny-side up. Venture into our historic streets for something special to start your day.

Porterhouse.SY1

The USA know how to put together a full plated breakfast. Sample the best brunch from across the pond with the American Dream, featuring BBQ Boston beans, American pancakes, crispy bacon, sausage patty and potato hash browns, or go for a 6oz brunch burger piled high with bacon, eggs and cheese. Go all out with a bloody Mary from the hair of the dog cocktail selection.

Number Four

Tucked away on Butcher Row, Number Four offers stylish breakfast in a perfect location for rolling out of Shrewsbury's boutique hotels. Grab a Big Boy Fry Up (also available in vegetarian) to keep you full until dinner, or get a lighter start to your day with a bowl of granola and yoghurt. Add a touch of glamour to the start of your day with sparkling glasses of bucks fizz.

Optimum Joy

Start your Sunday on a health kick with the wholesome indulgence of bircher muesli or grab the go-to grain in the organic red quinoa and cinnamon porridge. The Yogi Ayurvedic Teas, including Breathe Deep, Green Energy and Throat Comfort tea varieties promote wellness and balance for your body. Feel inspired by your nutritious breakfast and walk the circuit from nearby St Julian's Friars to the Quarry.

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Abbots Mead Hotel is a Grade II listed Georgian Town House situated next to The River Severn, with riverside walks starting right outside the hotel which almost circles the town, also close to the old Town Walls and the world-famous Shrewsbury Abbey.

Built on the site of the ancient Grey Friars monastery, the hotel is close to the numerous good restaurants which this delightful market town has to offer.

Philpotts is an award-winning sandwich retailer, situated in the beautiful 15th century Abbotts House in Butcher Row. Customers can walk into the shop and choose from a fabulous array of sandwiches, or place a phone order in advance and have one or more delightful platters specially made up for a group of friends or colleagues. Philpotts Shrewsbury enjoys a unique reputation for offering exotic and unusual breads and stunningly delicious ingredients. The team of enthusiastic staff is always happy to help. Please see website for opening hours.

The Loopy Shrew is a family run business owned and managed by the same team that also owns PorterHouse.SY1 and Darwin's Townhouse.

The team are there to make sure all of their customers feel welcome at any time of the day, whether it’s to have a breakfast meeting, quick coffee and cake, after-work drinks or to indulge in an evening of fine wines and great food.

Côte Brasserie, located in the Square, is inspired by the brasseries of Paris, championing relaxed all-day dining and serving authentic French classics made from great quality, fresh ingredients. Open day from 8am on weekdays and 9am on weekdays, Côte serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, just like a true Parisienne brasserie.

On the menu, guests will always find classic French favourites such as steak frites, tuna Niçoise and chargrilled Breton chicken. There is a tempting selection of desserts on offer and Côte's must try crème caramel is a much-loved house speciality.

Number Four is a cafe and bistro in the heart of Shrewsbury.

Patisserie Valerie was first opened in Frith Street in London's Soho in 1926 by Belgian born Madam Valerie. She came to London on a mission to introduce fine Continental Patisserie to the English. It was an instant success. In their havens of self-indulgence, you will discover only the best quality cakes and patisserie, continental breakfasts, lunches, the finest teas and coffees and an atmosphere that is unique to each location. Patisserie Valerie's popular and bespoke special occasion cake and celebration cake service offers outstanding quality and value.

The Italian restaurant, caffe and foodshop that's open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving quality, authentic Italian food at sensible prices.

Carmar Tearoom is family run, and provides a tasty, wholesome menu at a fair price, using local produce wherever possible. Carmar offers a wide selection of hot and cold drinks to quench your thirst. Everything on the menu is homemade following traditional recipes. In addition, Carmar provides an array of buffet and outside catering options to suit any event. There are also special offers and limited edition products to look out for.

The Shrewsbury Hotel is located opposite the Welsh Bridge and River Severn. It is a J D Wetherspoon hotel, offering superb quality, choice and value, in food, drink and accommodation. The hotel has 22 individual bedrooms, many with a river view. All rooms are en-suite and include hot drink making facilities, a hair dryer and television. Free Wi-Fi is available in the bar.

There is free on-site parking for guests who are staying overnight, subject to availability.

Please see website for opening hours.

PorterHouse.SY1 is a bar and grill house with boutique rooms. Food is served all day from brunch, lunch and dinner to bar snacks through to 10pm. The menu offers an extensive range of dishes full of American flavour with a twist on British favourites.

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