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The Hesketh

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm welcome, excellent service and good range of places to relax including high tables. Good value carvery every day but that is just the tip of an attractive, fairly priced menu including daily specials. Appetising pies front and centre. I chose freshly made spicy tomato...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Geoff E
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Geoff, Thank you for your review, I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit to us and we will look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Kate

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a popular place and as such gets busy quite quickly, even during the week at lunch times. I can understand why however, the food is good quality and the staff are friendly and attentive. I was most impressed by the carvary, which even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Renee B
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, we really appreciate your feedback and we will look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind regards Kate

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been unable to get a seat in our chosen restaurant (they had forgotten to reserve a table and it was a Six Nations Rugby match on TV) we tried the Hesketh. I tried the Great British Burger, and it was a very good burger....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diane J
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Diane, Thank you for your review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your visit to us. Kind regards Kate

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and myself went for lunch last Friday great roast and fab red velvet cheesecake Service was excellent very well looked after with friendly staff great atmosphere good value for money

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lynda598
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your meal and we will look forward to seeing you and your daughter soon. Kind regards Kate Evans

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Hesketh at the weekend as a couple with our young child. As it was busy we opted to sit on the bar stools. Having ordered 2 carveries and the child's pasta, after 20 minutes we joined the queue for the carvery expecting...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mipmop3175
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and feedback from the weekend. I am concerned to hear you were disappointed with your visit this time. I have spoken with both the manager and chef regarding your visit and I would like...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a group of friends have been visiting the Hesketh regularly for over a year. We enjoyed it, having both dined and called in for drinks fequently. Food, service and a willingness to accomodate customers was always guaranteed and we were loyal customers. A...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jjaxmaxx
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us although I was highly disappointed to read your comments regarding the food quality and service. Please feel assured that this is being taken seriously and we will be investigating thoroughly. If you're able to call...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent visit with family and friends good food and pleasant staff !! We mainly had the carvery which was very enjoyable my husband had the chicken salad ,he said it was really good !!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ver0nica70
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed it. We will look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Kate

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to get award after award for their carvery etc.....Q/ whats gone wrong? A/ Became part of a chain. Issue.....they still think they are an award winning venue!!! Wrong. Greeting...excellent. Service...poor. Food....poor. Waiting on staff ..more interested in their looks than looking after the people...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank AntneH
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us, although your comments are concerning. I would love to speak to you regarding this, if you would be able to give me a call on the number below then I would really appreciate five minutes...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ll start by saying that the food was very good and we have visited many times before without incident. Unfortunately our experience tonight was spoiled by the service. The website says that they offer a professional atmosphere with 10/10 service - that is definitely not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Meander689860
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us, although I was very disappointed and concerned to read your comments. I have discussed this with the managers at the Hesketh and I would love to speak to you following this. If you are able...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars at the Hesketh and really love the carvery there but over the last few visits, we’ve noticed a real reduction in the amount of meat that is put onto your plate. The roast itself isn’t the cheapest so why so little meat?...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank 573davee
Kate E, Public Relations Manager at The Hesketh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Although I am sorry to hear you feel the meat portions have gotten smaller. Please feel assured this should not be the case and that I will be passing this on to the managaemrnet team...More

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Sue A
11 January 2019|
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Response from Kate E | Property representative |
Hi Denise, Thank you for your question. Yes, they can have a carvery and we can specially prepare some veg for them so that we add any butter before serving. We have other children's options too, please call us on 0161 485... More
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norman s
29 July 2018|
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Response from Kate E | Property representative |
Hello, Please can you call us on 0161 485 3216 and we can discuss this with you
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Nick R
9 June 2017|
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Response from Kate E | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question. Dogs are welcome but we don't allow them inside unfortunately due to us serving food. I hope this helps.
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