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Pointing Dog

££ - £££, British,
Grove Lane | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
+44 161 485 6031
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (11 reviews)
“steak” (45 reviews)
“duck” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Grove Lane | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband booked an afternoon tea through the Pointing Dog website (Cheadle location) on Sunday, 11 November for a party of 3 for Sunday, 18 November at 3:00pm without any issues and received an email confirmation (see pic) with the aforementioned details. So we arrived...More

Thank nikster2018
TheOriginal_PD, Manager at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Nikster2018, Your right you did book with us on Sunday 18th of November. You booked your online, for the timeslot of afternoon tea not the Afternoon tea menu. When booking online there are 3 timeslots available to book in - these being Lunch, Afternoon...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pointing Dog is a very modern and spacious yet quaint establishment that has a diverse menu of something for everyone. The sharers are great value for money and the classics like sausage and mash are staples of any good eatery. Reasonably priced and with...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met here with some firends for an early evening meal.The ambience is good - quite rlaxed and spacious (not too busy at the time). Service was good and the food exceeded expectations. Overall a pleasant visit and would call again.

Thank xermph
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all let’s get the negative out of the way, Monday November 5th lunch time. I don’t like to see dogs in a place where food is being served and eaten, and as often happens when dogs come into places like this in this...More

Thank derek s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice venue , however the food isn’t anything spectacular it is only pub food . The prices do not reflect that £17 for a roast dinner ? You can get better quality for the price in many rosette restaurants .

Thank 948nickg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beef sirloin on the Sunday roast is one of the best. All the ingredients are fresh and other dishes on the menu have never disappointed. Service is friendly and professional. We always feel looked after hereMore

Thank Angela F
TheOriginal_PD, Manager at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Angela, Thanks for your amazing review! You're right, all our meals are prepared fresh daily and the beef sirloin is to die for, my favourite too! Its so pleasing to read that you always feel well looked after here, as a team we really...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi had a great gathering of 16 of us for a meal . Table ready on time and service and food was good . Would recommend

Thank shirley252940
TheOriginal_PD, Manager at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Shirley, Thanks for your review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your meal and the team will be thrilled to read your comments about the service. Hope you join us again soon. All the best, Matt General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful pub with attentive staff. However the menu is a little strange not many meals the average person can eat. Also extremely overpriced. Nice place for a drink though! Wouldn't go back to eat.More

Thank juk88h
TheOriginal_PD, Owner at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi juk88h, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Our team work really hard to provide great service so its nice to read such lovely comments. I'm sorry that you found us overpriced and to have strange meals. We like to think we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try the Pointing Dog to celebrate our daughters new job. We booked online but arrived an hour before we were due. Staff were lovely though & moved us forward. Ambiance of the venue was spot on, subdued lightly but not dark, music...More

Thank Woodmancity
TheOriginal_PD, Manager at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Allan, What a fabulous review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you and your family very soon. Many thanks Emma Assistant Manager

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely dreadful Very mediocre food Service awful with staff sat down using their mobile phones Total waste of money!More

Thank 37Sylvia
TheOriginal_PD, Manager at Pointing Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Sylvia, May I take this opportunity to apologise for the poor service you received on your last visit with us. The standards we continually strive for are always very much above mediocre so I can assure you that this was just a one off....More

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Sara R
19 November 2017|
Response from pimper71 | Reviewed this property |
Not really - nothing much for a child to do here - didn’t see any activities for little ones.
Beryl B
25 April 2017|
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Response from pinkpinkp2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, although it is a gorgeous place. I have seen a dog in there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grove Lane | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Cheadle
  • Phone Number: +44 161 485 6031
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