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La Popote

Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
+44 1260 224785
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“dover sole” (15 reviews)
“crepe suzette” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (21 reviews)
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been here twice now in 3 weeks having had it on our wish list for a number of years. The food is just brilliant, the scallops were sensational and make sure you try a dessert. Service great and knowledgable, will be returning soon and spreading...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food, in lovely setting. Staff very knowledgeable about the menu, the specials of the day sounded like a menu in itself. Would definitely recommend the restaurant to friends and return myself. The only slight gripe was that it can get a bit noisy at...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has been on my wish list for while now and the worry was that it couldn’t live up to my expectations. I needn’t have worried. It far exceeded them. Every dish of every course was perfect. My rack of lamb was a perfect...More

Thank clotguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my sister and husbands 50th wedding anniversary with a lunch here. What a lovely place with a warm welcome. On a perfect late summer afternoon we had relaxed pre lunch drinks in the beautiful garden. The service is excellent friendly and efficient. The...More

Thank 286Foodie
Reviewed September 10, 2018

At last, a wonderful place to eat in Cheshire What a find! It's just like being transported back to luxury hotel dining in French Chateaux! Everything from the welcome, to the goodnight, & everything in between was simply wonderful. Great menu of typical French cuisine...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed September 9, 2018

It was my mother in laws birthday she and my father in law had traveled over from Leeds to stay a few days so we were thinking where can we could go for a quality early evening meal , we had lunch here a while...More

Thank Jonb622013
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and presentation, great service, great wine selection. Lovely to be greeted by the chef towards the end as well. More veggie or vegan options would be good though

1  Thank bellarose3510
Reviewed September 4, 2018

As you walk in, we were welcomed by a waiter and taken to a table outside while waiting for our table to be ready. We had a few aperitifs, being extremely pushy with drinks since minute one making very obvious that they were there to...More

Thank Francis R
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Very disappointing after reading such rave reviews! We booked for a special occasion but found the service chaotic/lacking, but the food was acceptable. Following an aperitif in the garden we were seated at our table. We were not offered a wine list, so later asked...More

Thank KeithPeter
lapopote, Owner at La Popote, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Dear Sir We are very upset and terribly sorry about your most disappointing experience at La Popote on Saturday and would like to offer you a full refund for your lunch. We had a crisis of staffing last Saturday with two key staff members absent...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

A perfect atypical french brasserie in England. It feels like I’ve walked into a scene in a Hugh Grant film though it’s straight out of 1991 here. However saying the former, it’s perfect. It was perfect for it’s time and it still stands up now...More

1  Thank mike b
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edwina p
October 21, 2017|
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Yes there is Sunday Roast excellent restaurant and food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Marton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 224785
  • E-mail
Intimate small french restaurant owner run with excellent cuisine and very personalised service. Cooking at the table a speciality. perfect venue for small weddings and private parties. Very pretty garden with outside eating area, overlooking oldest wooden timbered church in Europe from 13th Century.
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