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The Roebuck Inn

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Strinesdale, Oldham, England
0161-624-7819
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Great standard of food every time and good portions. Well worth a visit...
Great standard of food every time and good portions. Well worth a visit. We have been 3 times this year and have not been disappointed.
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Visitor rating
  • 74
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Warm welcome, excellent food, great service!

I visited here with my boyfriend it was our first visit. The welcome we recieved as we walked up to the bar was perfect, a lovely atmosphere instantly. The food was excellent and the portions were very generous. The stroganoff was perfect, and the chips. Wow! home made as good as my nanar used to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Derby, United Kingdom
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English first
Derby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

I visited here with my boyfriend it was our first visit. The welcome we recieved as we walked up to the bar was perfect, a lovely atmosphere instantly. The food was excellent and the portions were very generous. The stroganoff was perfect, and the chips. Wow! home made as good as my nanar used to make. We couldn't of possibly... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I came here with my family. It was a really nice meal and an excellent pub. The food was lovely and I really enjoyed it. The staff were great and I loved everything about the experience.

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We went without booking they managed to fit us in. We were not in a rush so wanted a drink before. Very accommodating. Now the drinks were fine normal and nice. The food was amazing!!! I really enjoyed all of it. My soup was excellent. As was my main! Love love love and very good price

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Lovely location...The food was fantastic, can't fault it, good portion size, and excellent value for money, lots of choices, and a fish specials board too... Restaurant a little dated, but it is that type of pub! Thanks will call again for sure!

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Having last visited this pub almost 30 years ago, and since leaving the Oldham area for Yorkshire, I infrequently visit Oldam, but on Saturday decided to visit the area that once was Counthill school, and happened to drive past the Pub, I'm so glad we decided to turn round and pop in for our lunch,as what greeted us was a... More 

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Manchester
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102 reviews 102 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Our Choir held its Annual Meal at the Roebuck one again. There was adequate choice on the party menu which gave good value for money. There were thirty-three of us who were served in our own area with a three course meal which was enjoyed by all. We have held our annual meal at a number of establishment but we... More 

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Whether it is a special occasion or just a mid week meal when we can't be bothered to cook, the Roebuck never fails to deliver on all counts. There are a lot of regulars but the owners, Sue and Mark treat everyone the same. The menu is varied and they are happy to accommodate any special requests. We cannot fault... More 

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suehowarth1, Owner at The Roebuck Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of The Roebuck, with reference to your 2 negative comments- we've been waiting for the weather to improve a little, but we have booked our car park in for a bit of a makeover!! as soon as weather permits, we are also having a disabled persons ramp put up to the front door at... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Yet again another fab meal at the Roebuck. Never had a bad one and have been lots of time. Service is very good although they were very busy as it was Mothers Day. I didn't get what I ordered but was changed very quickly. Also given a gift for Mother's Day which I thought was a very nice touch. I... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We have been to the Roebuck several times and have always had excellent service and food. The Roebuck platter is massive and include three different meats, prawns, cheese, pate, pickles and salad. The Thai green chicken curry was very tasty. Staff are very friendly and efficient. Good pub grub - value for money Highly recommend

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I went to the Roebuck just after Christmas as it had been recommended by a friend as being terrific for food... So disappointed with my meal, atmosphere and lack of interest from the staff. Maybe it was an off night for the Roebuck, I hope so. Had the confi duck which was over done and horrible... Left pretty much all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Strinesdale, Oldham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Oldham
  • Phone Number: 0161-624-7819

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

Description

Great standard of food every time and good portions. Well worth a visit. We have been 3 times this year and have not been disappointed.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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