We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Sandstone

££ - £££, British,
Nantwich Road, Broxton, Chester CH3 9JH, England
+44 1829 782333
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (15 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Nantwich Road, Broxton, Chester CH3 9JH, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (259)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Love to start walks on the Sandstone trail from here, very easy to get to, plenty of parking. Haven't had a main meal yet, but often stopped for beer and snacks. Nice layout inside, lovely bar staff and a clear local interest. Plenty of beer...More

Thank Marydon2013
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The owner and manager were working and were very friendly and welcoming. The service was excellent, food was very good and all freshly made. Highly recommend the veggie pizza. Music was at right level and there was a good ambience.

1  Thank Rowena C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Did not have the opportunity to dine at the Sandstone on this occasion, after a long walk the cider recommended by the landlord was so refreshing, just nice to sit outside, would return in the future to dine.

Thank gailee272
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Sunday lunch in the sun. Great service and the food was truly fantastic, perfectly cooked and stunning flavours. I can't wait to return. A little jewel I suspect many will drive on by!

Thank Dan80uk
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The menu has a good choice including the usual burgers, pizza, grill type food but I had the vegetarian grape leaves with mushrooms and tomato with Parmesan cheese which came with a salad and pitta bread so was a nice size portion and reasonably priced....More

Thank Kh21again
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Tables not cleaned; chairs with fabric dirty & stained; toilets with paper & tissues on the floor (both prior & after the meal). no warning of step when coming out of the cubicle---I tripped! Food. The gravy with the coq au vin had an odd...More

1  Thank sunflower186368
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Just had an excellent meal at The Sandstone. Although busy, the service was good and we were made to feel very welcome. The food is delicious especially the Sunday roasts. Big plateful of deliciousness. Excellent sticky toffee pudding. We will definitely be visiting again.

1  Thank Iamhungry1234
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Well I was at the same even as the review below and my review couldn't be more different. I couldn't fault the night. Prosecco on arrival, and wine through out the night. The food was amazing. Perfect size starter, small main but for £25 I...More

1  Thank sharron8668
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Visiting my parents this weekend, told we were going for 4 courses with different wine with each course for 25 quid. Reality check, wine with nibbles. Having recently done a 'faulty towers experience' in London I can see the funny side. However, the food was...More

Thank nwhitby2017
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Great service & great food. Lovely relaxed atmosphere for solo visits or with family & friends alike.

2  Thank newreview2017
Nearby HotelsSee all Broxton Hotels
Frogg Manor Hotel & Restaurant
116 reviews
.29 miles away
Carden Park Hotel
4,475 reviews
2.55 miles away
The Swan Tarporley
531 reviews
6.22 miles away
Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa
2,066 reviews
6.74 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Pheasant Inn
586 reviews
2.07 miles away
The Calveley Kitchen
98 reviews
2.65 miles away
Forts of India
233 reviews
2.96 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Cheshire Workshops
183 reviews
1.93 miles away
Land Rover Experience
217 reviews
2.72 miles away
Stretton Watermill
26 reviews
2.90 miles away
Leaf Lifestyle and Beauty Day Spa, Cheshire
64 reviews
2.95 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
paul b
20 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
They have a bar side so mb in there but defo not in the conservatory and inside eating areas
Jacqueline H
29 December 2014|
Response from Naomi B |
There is a log burner for the winter months
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nantwich Road, Broxton, Chester CH3 9JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester  >  Broxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1829 782333
  • E-mail
Set in beautiful Cheshire countryside, with magnificent views of the sandstone trailThe pub has a great reputation for locally sourced and freshly cooked food. The menu is quintessentially English and changes both daily and seasonally. We have some of the finest Cheshire real ales and guest ales from the surrounding areas.We look forward to welcoming you to the sandstone soon.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing