"One of the best pubs to enjoy a summers lunch at...Super country bedrooms lie in the farmhouse a minute away" - The Guardian

"In a pretty spot down by the river...It’s achingly lovely, with willows weeping down the footbridge...And Glyn is the nicest host" - Daily Mail

It's sited beneath weeping willows beside a brook and it's an idyllic place to nurse a pint of tuck into hearty local dishes, such as braised shoulder of lamb with Gwatkin cider - The Independent

"Lovers of good meat and beer flock to The Bridge Inn" - The Telegraph

Winner of Best Herefordshire Pub - National Pub & Bar Awards 2017 

Hill Billy Gin- Awarded a best new product award at Ludlow food festival 2018  

 Awarded Herefordshire's best drinks produced - Hereford Times 2018 

Hill Billy Gin & Hill Billy Red - Recognised as an 'expert gins” that “go down like silk” and described as "above and beyond delicious" in the Great tastes award 2019  

Finalist of Hereford Times Food and Drink Award 2019

Make a room or romantic yurt reservation

The Bridge Inn is an award winning 16th century riverside inn with rooms, campsite, romantic yurts idyllically located in the small village of Michaelchurch Escley.

Open all year with hardstanding riverside pitches with electric hook.

Well behaved dogs are welcome in the bar and on the small campsite, but we do not have any accommodation suitable for dogs, but have a local dog lover who can look after you dog/s here in the Golden Valley by prior arrangement - just email for details

To reserve a table please contact via email enquiries@thebridgeinnmichaelchurch.co.uk or call 01981510646


If you are interested in reserving a room in Bridge Farmhouse, a romantic yurt please send us an email with the date you require.

If you are interested in camping or caravan pitch please send us an email with your requirements to: thebridgeinn@hotmail.com 

The Bridge Inn - proud to be awarded Sawday's favourite newcomer 2016. 

Trip Advisor certificate of Excellence received annually. 

And just glad to be back open after everything in 2020...