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The Norden Arms - CLOSED

539 Edenfield Road, Rochdale OL11 5XH, England
01706 650946
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Italian, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
539 Edenfield Road, Rochdale OL11 5XH, England
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1 - 10 of 386 reviews

Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous night I tasted gins I'd not be able to afford but will save up for now the staff were perfect the presentation was excellent the atmosphere amazing well done all the team for a brill night out

Thank DSellersManchester
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Restraunt quite nice with a nice outside front patio. I ordered pizza and my partner ordered some pasta which was one she had ordered before yet tasted different? Drinks were expensive and not a great selection of beers especially later. Service was very average. Overall...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Under new management Good atmosphere quality drinks and good food and entertainment Staff lovely Nothing bad to say

Thank joannepayne
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited today for lunch with my daughter and 2 young grandchildren. The service was brilliant and extremely attentive towards the children. Food was fresh and lots of it, everything was delicious. The place has had a complete makeover and looks lovely, very light and airy....More

Thank auntys05
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Great food- much better than expected form it's current trip advisor score- was super tasty food and super friendly waiter. So glad we had our family dinner there this evening.

Thank appreciatinglife280
Reviewed March 28, 2017

Called in for Sunday Lunch. Entered the establishment, saw a man stacking shelves, he just looked at us and said curtly, we are shut, don't know when we are open. Then went back to stacking shelves. Never got to try the food, just experienced lousy...More

1  Thank David B
GarethLack, Manager at The Norden Arms, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2017

David, I am unaware as of when you had this experience. If it is referring to Sunday 26th March then I am sure you are aware this was Mother's Day. We had over 150 covers booked in for that day and all staff, including managers...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017

Re-opened recently and looks really good. We got our table on time but then sat ages waiting to be served. We eventually managed to get drinks then struggled to get someone to take the order.however the food did come fairly quickly and was delicious. We...More

Thank Anita F
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say we loved our starters and mains very well presented and nice. The steak was superb the pizza was really nice as good as I would have had back in Italy. We enjoyed our puddings too, generous portions, really good variety....More

1  Thank Raffaela79
Reviewed March 6, 2017

We had an excellent bottle of wine on Friday, the pub has had a refurbished. It looks good and has still got the log Fire

5  Thank Mary W
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Service rubbish! Waited two hours for food! One hour for drinks! Food edible, microwave pasta, steaks cold!!!! I watched three couples walk out as waiting too long ... waiting over an hour for table booked! I posted a review on their page, complained to the...More

7  Thank Sam C
GarethLack, Owner at The Norden Arms, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2017

Dear Sam, I wanted to take the time out to respond to your review and address a couple of the points raised. In the first instance it was totally unacceptable In terms of your experience and I addressed this on the night. As stated at...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 Edenfield Road, Rochdale OL11 5XH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale
  • Phone Number: 01706 650946
  • E-mail
A Gastro Pub with a friendly and relaxing atmosphere, With a real wood fire, Traditional Ales and a wide range of drinks and beers; its a perfect place to spend afternoons with friends. With a late licence on Weekends and live entertainment, the pub becomes a hub for the locals. Head Chef Peter Clough always has a treat in store on his menus. Split across 2 levels, you will enjoy his traditional pub food with a contemporary twist downstairs, with a more formal A La Carte dining experience up stairs.
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