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Crompton's at the Waterside

££ - £££Mediterranean, British,
1 Parrin Lane | Monton, Manchester M30 8AN, England
+44 161 788 8788
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (39 reviews)
“pate” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, British, Gastropub, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Parrin Lane | Monton, Manchester M30 8AN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service here was great. Lovey meal served with a smile. The location is wonderful, especially on a sunny day as you can sit on the waterside, hence the name. Let down as there was several hairs in the food and when I...More

Thank C R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place with high quality food. Great selection on the menu and satisfaction guaranteed. Lovely surroundings next to the canal, never disappoints.

Thank tim10_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit here! We we’re greeted upon arrival by a friendly waitress and she sat us at our table. Everything on the menu sounded delicious, but decided on the English Burrito and it was amazing! The staff were all friendly and helpful, we were...More

Thank 4my5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Last Friday afternoon, my friend and I called in for drinks and food. As it was a sunny day we chose to sit outside, enjoying the scenic view of the canal. We each had a glass of Prosecco which was fine. My friend had fish,...More

Thank kaz3699
Paul C, Owner at Crompton's at the Waterside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a very busy keyboard warrior you are , as I have an extremely busy restaurant to run, I hope you don't mind but I have just simply copied and pasted the same reply to your google review an doubtless one or two others that...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Quick bite on Sunday in the sun, great pat’e to start, tried the surf and turf a steak and prawn platter, brought out on a hot plate that continued to cook my steak in a wooden tray,brilliant condiments to add to it, amazing onion rings,...More

Thank Geoff G
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Sat outside on a sunny day with a cold drink, good company and right by the canal opposite the 'lighthouse'. We didn't eat here but the food being served to other visitors looked good.

Thank Kath T
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We attended here in April for our daughter's birthday. This was the first time we'd attended although our daughter and her OH have been here a couple of times and felt the food wasn't as good as previously. The restaurant has a little bar area...More

Thank AliBee50
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Picture the scene: Bank Holday weekend, warmest day of the year. What better way to while away a couple of hours than having a few drinks by the canal at a nice bar? Myself and my wife were visiting our daughter and we decided to...More

Thank Mick F
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Have eaten at Crompton’s at the Waterside a number of times and have always enjoyed their fare. Took our friend from Australia there tonight and although there was nothing wrong with our food, it didn’t seem to be up to the standards that I’d experienced...More

Thank Stockers-M
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Went here for dinner tonight with friends. The place was busy, and unfortunately noisy thanks to the "entertainment" singing a few metres away from our table, with an amplifier, of course. Very difficult to have a conversation without shouting. The food was a bit of...More

Thank Matt R
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6 December 2017|
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Response from colissa | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Initially, it looks like just a few places as you pull in, but keep driving in/ round the corner!
25 September 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
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Response from andrewNsarah | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am unsure to be fair as its basically a pub/diner so you would have to take that up with management. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Parrin Lane | Monton, Manchester M30 8AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 788 8788
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