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The Shady Oak

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   on the A5004, Fernilee, Whaley Bridge SK23 7HD , England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014
pavlam9 Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our break at The Shady Oak. Beautiful pub and scenery, excellent food and service. It's such a shame that Craig and Sue are moving on to pastures new. We wish them all the luck in their new venture and would definitely recommend their next establishment. Such a lovely and friendly couple.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We chanced upon this pub onn a very wet bank holiday weekend. The views were lovely, despite the rain and cloud. We ate, fish and chips and pie and chips. Both very nice. The chips weren't much to write home about but they were ok. Nice welcoming atmosphere and would go back if in the area again.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

Visited the Shady Oak again today (15 April 2014) and once again we had two superb main courses. The atmosphere in the pub is very relaxing and the members of staff are usually welcoming and helpful. Whatever you choose from the starters, main course or dessert will be hot, well presented and delicious.Try to save room for dessert, the home... More

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stoke on trent
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We called in at Shady Oak on our way to a Gig in Whaley Bridge there were 9 of us we all order different meals and drinks the service was good and the meals were brill all staff were great no probs from us had a good time there and at the Gig.

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Ravenglass, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The four of us have gone for a meal there for a numbers of years but now give it a wide berth. To be fair food was good but the sooner the lease is up the better she just moans at being at the pub. Husband on lap top when we were in. Doesn't matter how you feel. CUSTOMER IS... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

The first thing you feel when you walk through the door and approach the bar is that the landlady doesn't like you. The second thing you feel after asking for a drink is that the landlady prefers the content of her laptop to speaking to you. In fact the landlady should lock the door and deter all visitors to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

My husband, myself and our dog had a late lunch here today. We were out walking and before setting out I researched dog friendly places to get some lunch and The Shady Oak came up. I am glad it did. Perfect location, free parking and a very pleasant pub. There is a little room just to the left as you... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

My husband and myself arrived with our 2 Airedale Terriers and were greeted with warmth and friendliness. We stayed for 3 nights and apart from 1 meal out we ate in for breakfast and evening meal.The food was well presented, good choice and real hearty food. The portions were very large so unfortunately I could only manage 1 course in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Excellent food and great service, lived in New Mills for 15 yrs and this was the first time we have been in here! Will be back soon...the sunday roast is highly recommended and good options for a sunday menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We booked a last minute long weekend at the shady oak and I'm so glad we did, the room was lovely, owners were very friendly and helpful, the food (particularly breakfast!) was yummy, and it is perfectly situated for walks. Would definitely recommend. :)

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Address: on the A5004, Fernilee, Whaley Bridge SK23 7HD , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Whaley Bridge
Hotel Class:3 star — The Shady Oak 3*
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