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547 Chester Road | Woodford, Stockport, England
0161 440 8715
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: The Contemporary Restaurant with a thirty-five year heritage.Our...
The Contemporary Restaurant with a thirty-five year heritage.Our philosophy is straight forward: a concise menu and wine list, carefully chosen dishes and wines which allow us to consistently deliver quality and individualism which you will not find on the high street. The brasserie style conveys the relaxed and informal approach you would expect from a neighbourhood restaurant, matched with the high standards from our experienced kitchen and restaurant team.
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Good for:
Romance
Special occasions

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 66
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Service that's missing from all other restaurants!

This was my first time at Olivers, for a special family occasion. The staff here are absolutely faultless, making us feel special from the minute we arrived. For me, that goes a long way, as so many restaurants seem to offer poor service these days. Nice varied menu. We went Sunday afternoon... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Helibobs666
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
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English first
Stockport, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This was my first time at Olivers, for a special family occasion. The staff here are absolutely faultless, making us feel special from the minute we arrived. For me, that goes a long way, as so many restaurants seem to offer poor service these days. Nice varied menu. We went Sunday afternoon and chose from the 3 course menu which... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I hadnt been here for a few years after moving away from the area but it was as good as I remembered. Good food and excellent staff and a nice relaxed setting for dinner. With a wine list from £16 to £80 i`m sure there is something for everyone. I was driving so sadly it was lime and soda for... More 

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Bramhall, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is the first time we have eaten here and we were very impressed. The decor and lighting was very nice, the food was wonderful and the staff were fantastic. We had the scallops to start which were very nice and well presented. I do think for £11.95 you should receive 4 scallops rather than the 3 we received but... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This was our favourite restaurant for many years, but having moved slightly outside the area some years back, it is quite some time since we last visited. After eating there recently, I must say it has changed little in terms of service and quality. The interior has been modernised but the standard of food is just as it ever was... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This restaurant is a credit to the owners and has a truly relaxing atmosphere . Loved their choice of Gins and how they are described . They have 5 choices of the best. Spotless presentation both on the table and the plate. Warm service which was both attentive and relaxed . Food freshly prepared and full of taste . We... More 

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Stockport
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Mum and I finally had our christmas lunch today, 6th January. With one thing and another and family illness it was our first time out in weeks. We had been out a couple of times in November and had dreadful meals NOT at Olivers. Why bother to go miles, when we have a brilliant restaurant like Olivers on the doorstep?... More 

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Cheshire UK
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97 reviews 97 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Booked a Living Social deal which included a sharing platter starter, a main course each & glass of prosecco. This was our first visit so hadn't known what to respect. The staff were very nice & attentive & the restaurant had a nice feel. The food was enjoyable & the drinks reasonably priced, although there was some confusion over the... More 

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Stockport
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

This was our third tip to Olivers but the first time we've left a review as we like to give restaurants a few visits before we review. Our party of 5 enjoyed all the food, which was well prepared and very different. We particularly liked the service which was excellent without being overpowering. Reasonably priced as well although, as with... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

An excellent Christmas office lunch for four, great food...excellent service and atmosphere. Worth a vist.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

With history , and focus on service and value ,,, we found Oliver's a nice treat. The key element for us is atmosphere as with most so called " quality " establishments . Oliver's is unpretentious, staff are attentive , just a bit to quick sometimes .., not bad point . Overall food good and well cooked , thank chef.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 547 Chester Road | Woodford, Stockport, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Stockport
  • Phone Number: 0161 440 8715

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions

Description

The Contemporary Restaurant with a thirty-five year heritage.Our philosophy is straight forward: a concise menu and wine list, carefully chosen dishes and wines which allow us to consistently deliver quality and individualism which you will not find on the high street. The brasserie style conveys the relaxed and informal approach you would expect from a neighbourhood restaurant, matched with the high standards from our experienced kitchen and restaurant team.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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