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The Swinging Bridge

18-20 Trafford Boulevard, Trafford M41 7JE, England
0870 9906310
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Ranked #32 of 47 Restaurants in Trafford
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: English
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English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Nice ambiance. The food here is quite standard, but decent. I liked my burger and chips, although it would have been better, when it was cooked medium instead of well done. Can't really fault it Good value for money

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Service a little slow but food was good and nice and hot. As we were staying at the Premier Inn we opted for the value meal at £22.99 for two courses, a drink and breakfast. The chicken and leek pie had lovely short pastry and plenty of filling. The mixed grill was good too with peppercorn sauce.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Stayed at the adjacent Premier Inn so ate here in the restaurant. Unbelievably saw a mouse run across the floor whilst eating, pointed it out to the waiter who didn't really believe me. Then I saw it again and so did the waiter, the staff discretely caught it (allegedly), put it outside and carried on as though nothing had happened.... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Had two for one voucher code!!!! Ordered two mixed grills-which took about an hour to arrive, arrived without mushrooms as stated, , eventually managed to get someones attention and ask first mushrooms which arrived in bowl so hot obviously microwaved!!!!!!! Hard egg, ,gristly unedible steak.. (not eaten)chips were like scratchings also uneaten...no offer of second drink!!! Told the lady at... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Went with my wife, brother and frail grandfather for Sunday lunch on his 99th birthday. Reserved ahead and asked for a quiet table quite near the door, and got exactly that. Wasn't too busy or noisy, but staff were extremely helpful, attentive and polite. For a pub chain the food was pretty good overall and reasonable; the beef pie was... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Went today for Sunday Lunch, NEVER AGAIN; We have been many times on a Sunday and have always enjoyed it....NOT Today. The food was awful. I had a Beef(Never seen beef..it was soya) Lasagne....It was a cheap frozen one that had been re heated very badly....cold in the middle. They nearly missed with the cheese on the top. The chips... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Went today with mum and sister. Have been before for Sunday lunch and it was great. Today it was chips with everything as they had no mashed potato (go figure).3 main courses ordered ( chicken and leek pie, ham, egg and chips and paprika chicken).... not one of them was finished. The quality of the food was awful and actually... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We became a fan of the chain when we visited Harrogate last year and had a really good couple of nights- the Trafford one had a lot to live up to! We booked to stay in the premier inn next door so we could eat here before going to the cinema at the Trafford centre. The film was booked for... More 

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We visited here on a Saturday evening as we were staying in the hotel next door. We turned up around 8pm and had to wait around 20 mins for a table. We had drinks in the bar until the table was ready. We then chose from the menu and found the food to be enjoyable. We both enjoyed our main... More 

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Salford, England
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

We ate here yesterday. Starters ok. Highlight pate. Nachos were pretty nasty and cheap tasting. Fish in fish in Chips didn't looks hand battered to me and the mushy peas were straight out of a tin. Macaroni cheese looked microwaved. Mixed grill was the best main course in our party of 6. Most of the menu consists of fried or... More 

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Additional Information about The Swinging Bridge

Address: 18-20 Trafford Boulevard, Trafford M41 7JE, England
Phone Number: 0870 9906310
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: English

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