Upstairs at The Bear

Upstairs at The Bear is a unique blend of historical ambience and contemporary convenience. From intimate gatherings and business meetings to large banquets and weddings Upstairs at The Bear is a characteristic venue right in the heart of Shropshire. 

This large room, with its high ceilings, exposed wooden beams, heavy drapes and elegant chandeliers, is a popular space for functions and events ranging from parties and private dinners, corporate entertaining, weddings, presentations, workshops, seminars and meetings, and live music.
Its own stage, dance floor and bar enables you to enjoy any occasion in exclusivity.

 Talk to us on 01630 685214 about your requirements or email

First Rate

Brilliant, thought it was well thought out and excellent quality both in terms of food, service and friendliness

- Laura B
The Bear at Hodnet, Unpretentious gastro pub

Opening Hrs

  • Mon 4-9pm,Tues 4-10p/ Wed,Thurs 12-10pm/Fri - Sat 12-11pm/Sun 12-9pm
  • Food Wed-Sat 12-2.30pm/6-9pm, Sun 12-3pm Closed Mon/Tues


The Bear at Hodnet
Market Drayton
Shropshire, TF9 3NH.