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Church House Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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A charming, traditional, country Inn offerring light lunches, fine dining in the evenings and comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation.
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

This was recommended by a guide after an organised walk. We arrived early in the evening to an almost empty pub only to the told they were only serving locals and residents! Went to the brick house in Warburton instead

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 December 2018

They announced on the internet that they would reopen on Friday 14th December, 'in time for the Christmas festivities' following renovations and redecorating the kitchen. So they may have done but today, Sunday 16th, they were still shut.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John V
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Found the owner Russell to be really rude and unresponsive to any complaints or explanations for the unacceptable service. Avoid avoid

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Z4369DMsarahl
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Called with the intention of having a pint and lunch. The website says they are open at 11.00 a.m. At 12.00 there was no sign of life. A couple arrived and banged on the door and windows. No response. They went in through the hotel...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank John V
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Oh dear.....negativity from start to finish...this pub will fail before much longer....what sort of place has stale breakfast food , no lunch, no dinner...not worth remarking about really as even the locals will not set foot in there. Unless the owner improves all facets of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank tourmanagerexeter
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We booked for a single night - 85 pounds and asked if food was available, this was confirmed by e-mail. However, after walking 18 miles & another 18 for the next day, this was not the case. So cancelled room and arrange to be collected...More

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank southernwombat
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We arrived Sunday afternoon to find the Chef had left with most of the staff four days before our arrival. No alternative was offered by booking.com even though they knew all about it by then. There was no food and no WI-FI. We were told...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank epickering52
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Inn in a beautiful location, unfortunately the owner was away on holiday leaving 2 people Dan n Elizabeth to run everything, Dan being the maintenance man n Elizabeth had only just started working there n was basically thrown in at a very deep end!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Global26912
Reviewed 5 September 2018

just now-Edit Where do I start? After a 7+ hour drive we arrived just as the kitchen closed and they were un-willing to cook anything. (kids went to bed hungry). The room that I booked was not the room allocated and if I didn't complain...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Wonderful to see this historic pub open again. Thoroughly enjoyed the food; hopefully in the coming weeks, things will run even more smoothly as everything comes together. Would recommend a visit – it was well worth our journey. Being on the Two Moors Way should...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank vbs1806
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