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The Old Packet House

Navigation Road, Altrincham WA14 1LJ, England
+44 161 929 1331
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
Navigation Road, Altrincham WA14 1LJ, England
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The old packet house has the best home cooked food in the area. The chilli con carne is fantastic. Really spicy. Very reasonable prices. Good real ales. Friendly and helpful staff. Worth giving it a try

Thank Vivien R
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

My hubby son & his girlfriend had our tea there last night. It was fabulous. The staff were friendly considering they hadn't seen us before. Food piping hot and generous portions and very tasty. We also had a pudding good old fashioned puds like syrup...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic pub meals are all home made had the steak pie wow was the best I have ever had been before the burgers are so nice and try the home made soup beautiful I come from burnage to go here well worth...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

An old pub with a welcoming wood fire, and equally welcoming staff. We had a traditional Sunday Lunch meal of roast beef with assorted vegetables, which was extremely good. The dessert was enjoyed by all too, and the price for the three of us was...More

Thank casakenedi
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Food is great value and served promptly great surroundings just the way a pub should be it's as near to your mum's as poss good experience

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

I've been staying with Claire and Roger for awhile now and can say that their hospitality is second to none. Very clean and well serviced rooms. The bar is a friendly and welcoming place with some great characters to chat with.

1  Thank Luvsfood2015
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately I have to agree with the previous review in regards to the management/landlady of the pub. She lets this place down massively. Unprofessional is an understatement! Never met or spoken to a ‘professional’ so rude in my life. Upon approaching the landlady with a...More

2  Thank murray971
oldpacketaltrincham, Owner at The Old Packet House, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

I'm sorry you feel this way, however as you were unable to provide ID, we were unable to serve you due to licensing laws.

Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Made a special visit as you were a recommended dog friendly pub on a couple of web sites, including your own. I know it says on your web site that dogs were 'welcome in the beer garden and tiled areas of the pub' but when...More

2  Thank Marion R
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Well, i have been to sooo many places in and around Cheshire, for a sunday lunch, and finally, i have found MY perfect place!!! I had the roast beef dinner that came with carrot and swede, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, mash potato, roast potato, yorkshire pud...More

1  Thank Julie G
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Great Pub for food and a good pint,especially the Guinness .Frequent this place when i am in the area and its always a pleasure to go to a traditional pub with good food and drink and a friendly atmosphere .

Thank jas256
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Mel K
November 9, 2017|
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Response from oldpacketaltrincham | Property representative |
Yes but only on the tiled area in the vault area or in the beer garden. Thanks
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Steph A
April 11, 2017|
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Response from oldpacketaltrincham | Property representative |
Hi yes we have karaoke every Friday evening from 8.30pm onwards also sometimes a saturday evening which is advertised on the Facebook page weekly as to which saturdays Hope to see you soon
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Clarky6605
September 5, 2015|
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Response from Steve L | Property representative |
Hi, Yes all rooms are en suite. Thanks, The Old Packet House.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Navigation Road, Altrincham WA14 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Altrincham
  • Phone Number: +44 161 929 1331
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