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Roaches Lock Inn

££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub
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387 Manchester Road, Mossley OL5 9BB, England
+44 1457 837151
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65 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stuart and Stephen were perfect hosts and very well assisted by great staff we were a party of 48 and everyone was more than satisfied with the range of food served and all the great desserts rounded off a very good Sunday lunch. We will be back without doubt hopefully with better weather next time to take in the great... More 

Thank Frank B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I can imagine the pub to be lovely in the summer with the canal by the side of it . We had a table of 8 the gammon looked lovely however chicken and rib combo wasn't the best. Oil the chips was cooked in wasn't to our taste . Nice to have a drink and catch up but don't rave... More 

Thank Natalie L
Chester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving past this place and decided to stop - we weren't dissappointed! Staff were really nice and friendly, food was great and views down the canal were lovely :)

Thank HaloNorthwest
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I notice the web menu shows chips served with cold sandwiches, but the in house menu shows crisps and sandwiches, at same price. This led to some confusion when my wife and I visited the pub recently. Needs sorting out.

Thank Peter S
Mossley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place . Service is efficient and friendly , nothing seems too much trouble . The food was delicious the staff are always welcoming and relaxed even on this particularly busy day- the bar and dining areas are well maintained and very comfortable, the canal side setting makes it an attractive venue and plenty of space in their... More 

Thank Kay J
Dukinfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Excellent food and service. Staff very pleasant and attentive. There is a choice of menus at lunchtime, selected 2 and 3 course at a reasonable cost and the normal menu.

Thank Jacquie777
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Last minute decision to have sunday lunch out - no problem getting a table, lunch was really good choice of meats, nicely cooked veg, tasty gravy. Sweets were also very nice as were the nice friendly staff. Decor is rustic and probably in need of a bit of a revamp but it is very pleasant in a lovely location right... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in...didn't need to make a reservation....staff very friendly and welcoming....food delicious.....very nice atmosphere. ..had the roast beef..with a plentiful supply of veg....we will be back....

Thank DebbieBen
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Came here today for lunch.great little pub /restaurant. Was greated by friendly staff an told the daily soup and specials. We went for the 3 courses for £13..i had the chicken wings to start followed by the steak pie and apple crumble for dessert. .it was all lovely and superb value.would recommend to anyone to try hear.

Thank Tim Q
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Not been for a year or so but so glad we went back . Had a lovely greeting by Steph the owner we had the3 course Sunday lunch the starters where very tasty and the main was very nice traditional roast dinner that was very hot (can't stand Luke warm food ) the deserts are fantastic very good value for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 Manchester Road, Mossley OL5 9BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Mossley
  • Phone Number: +44 1457 837151
Lovely pub

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?