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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
Today
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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180 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Thank James M
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 

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Thank Mark D
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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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 4 weeks ago

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.

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Thank vicky m
Irongray, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 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 

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Thank AKS1005
Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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 

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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

We have had a few lunch on the runs here and its ok. Simple pub food with no complaints served quite efficiently and slick.

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Thank Clayton C
Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

We eat fairly regularly in a Table table in the West Midlands but find that they do vary. However we had an excellent sunday lunch which was well cooked and piping hot.

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1 Thank Rebecca B
Surrey, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Visited 28/10 . The place is very nicely decorated and clean . The menu has a good variety . We only had one course but the food was good quality and hot . The waitress was very friendly and efficient. Good value pub food

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1 Thank George C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Working in the area popped in for lunch.the fish and chips was just the job .the service was excellent from all the staff .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
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
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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?