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The Swinging Bridge

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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18-20 Trafford Boulevard, Stretford, Trafford M41 7JE, England
+44 161 749 4184
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch with colleagues. Food was good quality pub grub reasonable priced and great service from the staff very efficient.

Thank Bill S
Chesterfield, England
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came to the Premier Inn on a business trip this week, whilst here I had a few drinks in the Swinging Bridge next door; I didn't eat here so I can't comment on their food but I can imagine it'd have been decent considering all the other Premier Inn's I've stayed in. The bar staff were polite enough and the... More 

Thank ModestlyAmazing
Salford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and some friends came to Swinging Bridge for a bite to eat whilst in that area. And we were extremely impressed!! Friendly staff, reasonably priced good food, delicious and will highly recommend this place to anyone. A member of staff Michelle was very attentive and friendly and deserves a bit of praise for her hard work and smiling through... More 

Thank LadyHaydy
Bradford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for a quick drink and a meal after visiting an attraction near by. To sum things up Really freindly staff. they bring the food menu to your table. Then when your ready a member will collect your food order and a short time later will bring the food to your table. Then when your ready to pay the... More 

1 Thank SnowBoy01
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184 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch after meetings all morning, greeted by very polite and efficient staff, food was good and came out quickly, good value too for the area, easy to get parked too

Thank James M
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We was staying in the premier inn next door for a couple of days And first had breakfast in the morning and we was really impressed with the food & service we had, so after coming back from the football we decided to have dinner here to... What a fantastic discussion it was.... The food was absolutely amazing and couldn't... More 

Thank Mark D
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing friendly service very impressed we choose to stay in for dinner so so glad we did stunning food and staff are really friendly highly recommend this place

Thank Sarah d
Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

Went here for a meal with a group of friends, the staff were friendly and polite. All the food was served together and all the orders were correct even though there were 10 of us. Will visit again.

Thank vicky m
Irongray, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

I had breakfast and dinner here for a couple of nights while staying at the Premier Inn next door. It's your normal pub food, nothing special, but it's well cooked. Hot breakfast is cooked to order (cold breakfast, toast and drinks are a self service buffet) and is served from 06.30 weekdays and 07.00 weekends. Staff are very friendly and... More 

Thank AKS1005
Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

I used to come here as a child every week and I loved it, I haven't been in afew years but I went last weekend and it was still as nice as before. The staff are friendly, the food is great and overall it's just a pleasant experience for a nice relaxing meal out. And average prices. Would defiantly recommend... More 

1 Thank nicolel1992

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Trafford Boulevard, Stretford, Trafford M41 7JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Stretford
  • Phone Number: +44 161 749 4184

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