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Restaurant at Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa

Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich CW5 6DQ, England
0845 0727 533
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Ranked #52 of 90 Restaurants in Nantwich
Price range: $32 - $95
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Built in 1816 and set in 38 acres of Cheshire countryside, Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa Cheshire offers 70 luxury bedrooms and a 2 AA Rosette restaurant.Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa offers some of the finest dining experiences available in the country. From intimate dinners to mark a special occassion to larger parties we pride ourselves on the quality of our offering and the attention to detail in our service.Fine dining is at the heart of the Rookery Hall experience. In our Dining Room Restaurant we aim to offer guests the very best standard of dining and fine wines which is why we are consitently awarded 2 AA rosettes.Rookery Hall was the host and a major winner of the Nantwich Dining Out Awards 2011. The Restaurant, which holds an AA two-Rosette accreditation for excellence, came out top in the award scheme launched this year by organisers of the Nantwich Food and Drink Festival
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Chester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

The one time haunt of the Beckham's now serves pub grub as haute cuisine. We had Sunday lunch here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. My wife's beef was like road kill, most of it went back. I had the salmon which was good but was served with a tablespoon of leeks and about 4 baby potatoes. The waiting staff are... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Booked The Rookery as a surprise for my mum in law as we were staying locally. Not quite as expected, but we had a lovely table in the main window with a lovely view of the fountain. We were served by Mandy who was very efficient. The grounds were beautiful and well manicured with a new spa complex at the... More

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Cheshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I booked on the internet to take my friend for afternoon tea for her birthday. I put on the request that it was her birthday and that our dietary requirements were "no fish". We arrived at the hotel to be greeted by someone who asked why we were there. I told him, he asked us to go to Reception. In... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We'd heard a lot about the Rookery and, as we were in the area decided to stop off for a sandwich. There's obviously some remodelling going on, but there was quite a trek around the back of the various mismatched buildings from the car park to the eating area. We had sandwiches on the terrace - perfectly adequate but not... More

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Visited Rookery Hall for afternoon tea as a birthday treat. From arrival the staff were friendly and welcoming and our waitresses were lovely. The grounds of the hotel are gorgeous, and we enjoyed spending some time in them. Afternoon tea was lovely, and the "Happy Birthday" on the plate of mini cakes was a lovely touch. As so local not... More

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Birmingham
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We were staying as hotel guests for dinner bed and breakfast, so popped along for dinner. The dining room is dark and wood panelled. It is quite atmospheric and there is minimal lighting but tea lights on every table. We were welcomed kindly, and shown to our table. Must admit there was nothing particularly wrong with the meal or service,... More

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Went for a celebratory meal, but although the food was good overall, it was let down by the service. Too many staff not really knowing what they should be doing and none really looking to catch the eye of diners looking for attention. There is a disconnect between the pricing of the food and wine (high) and the quality of... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch recently with family for a belated Mothers Day treat. Unfortunately the service let it down but the food we all had was lovely. Firstly we ordered drinks at our table, the wine arrived but my husbands beer did not and we had to ask for it. My prawn cocktail came without the bread and butter... More

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Cheshire, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I went to Rookery Hall for Afternoon Tea as a birthday present to my friend. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Everyone seems to be jumping on the Afternoon Tea experience and Rookery Hall is probably a couple of pounds more expensive than anywhere else; but for the money you get experienced & attentive staff, an excellent selection of sandwiches, scone... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

For Mother's Day , a special afternoon tea was required and Rookery Hall proved up to the task! it was sumptuous with delicious sandwiches and superb cakes - beautifully presented. The staff were pleasant and very attentive so it was a very successful afternoon!

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