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The Hanging Gate

££ - £££, British,
1 Sandy Lane, Weaverham CW8 3HG, England
+44 1606 852969
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (25 reviews)
“salmon” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Sandy Lane, Weaverham CW8 3HG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This evening I had booked a table for 4 people we ordered our meals unfortunately only 3 meals arrived on questioning the staff I was told my meal was on its way in fact it took another 10/15 minutes to arrive with apologies regards delay...More

Thank Ron G
Phoebe T, General Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Ron G, Thanks for taking the time to offer your feedback. It is always lovely to read positive reviews, but lovelier still when a guest describes an experience that could have potentially been negative. It demonstrates the high standard of customer service we offer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Though l have tried different meals here the star meal has got to be the Sunday Roast. Fortunately the tables are sturdy they have to be on account of the vast amount of meat and vegetables they have to support!. All cooked perfectly along with...More

Phoebe T, General Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello MIIKE, Thank you for taking the time to review us here at The Hanging Gate. I really appreciate your kind appraisal of the progress we are making as a community pub. We strive to constantly improve and that is what we intend to continue...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I went for lunch on Saturday 30th December, outside there was a sign saying lunch 2 courses £11.95 3 courses £13.95. On the table was a lunch menu which we ordered 2 courses from and a pot of tea, we even mentioned...More

Thank Valben231148
Phoebe T, General Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Valben231148, Thank you for offering your feedback. I am sorry for the confusion over our midweek lunch time deal, although the menu does clearly state Monday-Friday I completely understand your frustration that this was not made clear to you verbally by your server before...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Phoebe, Aimi, Lauren and the rest of the staff are trying very hard to make The Gate a heart of the village local pub and they are succeeding I'm glad to say. It has a lovely atmosphere and we have just spent a great New...More

Thank bewarethechickens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this lovely pub while looking for somewhere to eat having been to Cheshire Oaks. Lovely interiors and very welcoming with log fires. Staff were very friendly and helpful, especially our server, Charlotte. We both had soup of the day which was Parsnip with...More

Thank SuzeP33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely Xmas day dinner today. A table of 8 and everyone very happy. Fantastic food and great organisation of staff . Thank you Phoebe, Aimi, Lauren, Luke , Elli, Hayley, Nick on the bar and Colin and crew in the kitchen . And...More

Thank daryl j
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

On first impressions the venue was clean and well presented and the staff were attentive, we were shown to our table and handed menus, drinks were ordered and delivered, we waited and waited but the staff did not return to take our order, eventually after...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We were in the area staying with friends earlier this month, who booked a table here on a Saturday evening. They have visited countless times before, admittedly for drinks rather than dining and often comment on the selection of ales (our husbands like their beer!)...More

Thank Annie R
Phoebe T, Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Hello Annie R, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am so pleased to read the positives of your review. It sounds as though the majority of your visit was clouded slightly by a much less attentive service than we normally offer....More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We had a meal here on Saturday, first time since the pub was updated. The decor is very nice and pleasing. We were seated very quickly and told someone would come and take a drinks order unfortunately after waiting about 15 minutes I had to...More

Thank shirley k
Phoebe T, Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Hello shirley k, Thank you for reviewing us! I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit to us overall. I apologise if the large party that evening were a little disruptive. Next time you visit please do not hesitate to ask and we would happily...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I’m very surprised by the reviews saying the food is good. Actually more shocked. I think the ‘Chefs’ I use that term very loosely are in love with the microwave - The Lamb Stew is 100% put in the microwave it comes piping hot and...More

Thank Tom G
Phoebe T, Manager at The Hanging Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Hello Tom G, Thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback. Our head 'chef' Colin, to whom you refer, has 35 years experience in the culinary world working for all manner of establishments and he is equally as passionate about our homemade food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Sandy Lane, Weaverham CW8 3HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Weaverham
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 852969
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The all new Hanging Gate has been brought back to life by the Broad Oak Pub Co. The newest acquisition in our estate of 6 pubs, The Hanging Gate boasts the same fine cask ales, hearty pub fayre and great atmosphere that our other sites have prided themselves on for over 10 years. Whether it's a pint and a catch up with friends or a romantic home-cooked dinner for two we are the perfect pub destination.
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