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The Swettenham Arms

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Food and ambience

PRICE RANGE
US$18 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went in for a drink and to meet family and friends, that was enough ! The manager or not the manager ! Obviously he needs some, sort of customer service training, he rushed over to the bar and swore profusely demanding my grand children,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read some review saying the food was good I held off writing this after my first experience. I ordered my staple pub food, fish and chips. The fish was overcooked and the batter undercooked and tasted of raw flour. I have no idea how...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here for lunch with my wife and 10-month old just after Christmas. We both had fillet steaks and really enjoyed them - they were cooked to perfection, very tender as you'd expect and had a delicious flavour. The accompliments (fat chunky chips which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank t-rexx687
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a walk followed by Sunday lunch at the pub. Ordered a small roast which was delicious and a reasonable size portion. A busy pub so be prepared for a short wait. Impressed by the use of quality napkins.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Solitair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met up with friends on Christmas Eve for drinks. We have been supporters of the owners way back to The Packet and The Dog. Spent just under £100 between four of us. Just finishing our conversation staff cleared our glasses from the table when The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank janewI9301FS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meeting friends here for an early evening meal,we were not overly impressed. The service was pleasant but slow and the menu was too extensive which means that much of the food will be all or part frozen. The meals were lacklustre, I had pork which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank LesDauphins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took friends for Sunday lunch 1st time visit and to say never again is an understatement. I understand the dog friendly rule but to have dogs roaming around and some owners just drinking and not controlling their pets is not good. Dogs barking, 2 dogs...More

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank Disappointed813
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful pub/restaurant. The menu was extensive and the food was absolutely delicious. It is a bit remote, but well worth the trouble getting there.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank mavis1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday lunch with family, lovely pub / restaurant in a nice location. Booked in advance and was given a good table, excellent service and polite attentive staff. The food was piping hot and very tasty. Great pub and now a fixture on our favourite haunts...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as a family to celebration a Father and Son's birthdays with other family members. It was a great meal. The host could not have been more welcoming, felt special. Will certainly be back

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank An K
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Dbarnes0077
25 July 2018|
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Response from madasafish | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I was a customer, perhaps ask the owners though. Highly recommended.
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Dbarnes0077
25 July 2018|
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Response from Julie G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are a few places that are B & B in Congleton, that are not too far away from Swettenham Arms.
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MrFussy_12
20 April 2017|
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Response from JOHN N | Reviewed this property |
Woman manager/head waiter unfriendly. No longer frequenting this restaurant.
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