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Stanley Arms

Bar, British, Pub
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Old Road, Anderton CW9 6AG, England
+44 1606 75059
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Northwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Remarkably quiet for the gorgeous weather. The terrace could be amazing but is a little tricky to locate and consequently feels a bit forgotten about. A good range of ales and ciders as well as a daytime and evening menu/specials. Views over the canal and Anderton Boat Lift are special and uncommon in these parts.

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Thank helenflynn88
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Came for a quick pub tea and pint/ cide,. 2 scampi and chips with a side salad and sat outside on a hot day. Great atmosphere good pub food and extremely welcoming staff. Great for families too.

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1 Thank Chris J
Hereford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in with friends for a meal. Food was great and the service was good. I had the beef medallions which I thought would be round but they were like off cuts. Very tender and a lovely peppercorn sauce. The ham and chicken pie was good as was the turkey dinner. Puddings were ok too, not sure about the strawberry... More 

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1 Thank HerefordEater
Northwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

staff really nice, but then you get to the manager, now there is another story very rude and grumpy. pub pretty empty, wonder why ?. think if you sit outside you don't have to listen to him or see him, very dog friendly that about it really.

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OwnerNorthwich, Manager at Stanley Arms, responded to this review

As a Fellow of the British Institute of Innkeeping,and a licensee with almost thirty years experience,i am, and have to be,a responsible retailer of alcohol.As a result of this i will, and do,from time to time refuse service to those who i feel arrive at The Stanley Arms,already in a state of inebriation (i refer to your only previous review... More 

Cheshire U.K.
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a pint with my 2 dogs. The tables in the garden are beginning to rot, so didn't think they would hold my 2 large dogs. No problem, "dog friendly" in the snug side. Nipped in with my 2, quickly got a pint and came out to sit in the garden. Other dogs were in the snug with owners... More 

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Thank birdpilot
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best pubs in northwich .... we have eaten here many times and the food is consistently excellent ...the manager and staff are very friendly ..nothings too much trouble

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Thank Darren B
Bury, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated right next to Anderton boat lift, very pleasant staff, lovely food and reasonably priced, large beer garden too as well as 2 mooring spaces right outside could not ask for more

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Thank michelle4742016
Cheshire
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother and I called in for lunch after a pleasant walk along the canal. We were not sure what to expect as we had not visited this place for many years. We received a warm welcome and attentive service. Both meals were delicious and we couldnt find fault wth either. Thank you for a lovely meal and we will... More 

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Thank Julie M
OwnerNorthwich, Management at Stanley Arms, responded to this review

Greetings Julie M, Thank you for the kind words! We are glad we did not disappoint, and hopefully it wont be so long this time until we see you again! Kind Regards The Management More 

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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated next to The Anderton Boat Lift and a Country Park its great to have a couple of drinks or a full blown meal, Great Staff and a wonderfull location. Personally I havent tried the food there YET, but it looked great from where we sat!!, and The Staff were warm and welcoming

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Thank Ste W
OwnerNorthwich, Management at Stanley Arms, responded to this review

Greetings Ste W, Thanks for the review! Time to give the food a go for yourself we think! Look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards The Management More 

Nantwich, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This pub is situated on the canal next to the Anderton Boat Lift it is easy to drive to or call in if you are in a walk. There is an area (tap room) where dogs are welcome as are muddy boots. There is also a restaurant with views of the canal and boat moorings. The food is of a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Road, Anderton CW9 6AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Anderton
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 75059

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?