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The John Millington

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Value
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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews sunday roast scampi pudding pie beef burger potatoes salad the pub friday night family meal lunch time food was lovely relaxed atmosphere booked a table jm chips
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First visit was with two old friends. The service was excellent, staff were friendly, responsive but not obtrusive. They had been notified that one of us has mobility problems and every care was taken to accommodate us. The food was lovely, served in good time,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Barbara P
John M, General Manager at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Barbara, thank you so much for your response! I'm glad to hear our staff made you feel so welcome. We look forward to seeing you on Friday!! Thanks,

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a birthday celebration at the John Millington this evening. All of us ordered roast dinners and they were excellent. Unfortunately we were made to wait for an unacceptable length of time, firstly to order our starters and mains (15 minutes), and secondly to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank dec505
John M, Manager at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Dec I'm really pleased that you enjoyed the Sunday roasts. We are very proud of them. However, I'm sorry to hear that you didn't receive our usual standard of service. If you would be so kind as to email me at thejohnmillington@hydesbrewery.com or give...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you order food from the description on the menu and it comes nothing like, you begin to get an idea of what you’re going to experience. A burger on a brioche bun has promise. But a dried, over cooked meat patty on a stale...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank minorityreport
John M, General Manager at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, We're sorry you didn't enjoy your meal. After speaking to you and taking the burger off the bill I passed on your feedback to the Chef. Unfortunately you didn't mention the salmon or I would have replaced it or tried to find something...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were served by Kate who was attentive but not intrusive. Roast if the day sandwich and a mini pudding and coffee. Perfect as always. Thank you

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with partner for late Saturday lunch. Opted for bar rather than restaurant but the quality was high enough. Partner ordered the house salad plus halloumi whilst I chose the house burge. bothe meals were hugely enjoyable in their different ways in a convivial atmosphere....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Don M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined here twice this month And both times it has been very good. The staff are friendly and welcoming esp with the children. Both visits were for 8 people and on both occasions everyone said how good the food was. The salt and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mrso1980
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I would definitely recommend this place for a tasty Sunday Lunch, friendly helpful staff, lovely perfectly cooked Roast Beef, great Yorkies, I like the small sweet and hot drink combo to finishMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mountaintrek2008
John M, Waitress at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! If you like our mini desserts, I recommend coming in during the week to sample our lunch time sweet treat specials. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Holly and the...More

Reviewed January 5, 2019

I met uo with two friends yesterday and we went to The John Millington. I have never been there before however one of my friends recommended it. What a lovely place, nothing was too much for them, including us trying to decide where to sit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ladybowler124
John M, Waitress at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. You were all a pleasure to serve and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Thanks again, Holly and the rest of the John Millington Team

Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Getting the clan together is always difficult at Christmas however we managed it this year. We descended on the John Millington for Sunday lunch a party of 12. We had booked which I was thankful for as it was very busy. Really pleasant staff sat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DrWhoStockport
John M, Waitress at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a glowing review! We are thrilled that you had such a good experience with us and we hope to welcome you again soon. Holly and the rest of the John Millington Team

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Called in last minute and had a fantastic meal. Good selection of specials, drinks, and food. Staff were great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EGavin22
John M, Waitress at The John Millington, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you so for taking the time to leave us a lovely review! We hope to welcome you again soon. Holly and the rest of the John Millington Team

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mandi101
February 10, 2018|
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Rosemary S
November 15, 2017|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Hi Rosemary, we do not do Brunch but our full menu is available
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jill55-12
October 11, 2017|
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HI Jill, yes we have a live musician every Saturday Night
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