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The Sheldon Arms

) #22 of 101 Restaurants in Ashton-under-Lyne $$ - $$$ , British,
2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
+44 161 371 2090
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First the good. The bar and serving staff are this restaurants best asset genuinely caring although getting the bill was a bit of a chore. Now the disappointment. What has happened to the carvery. Meagre portions of meat served by the most miserable kitchen staff....More

Thank Kaycee J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went in for a drink and got cheesy chips as well. Fair prices. Nice staff. The place was quiet which was nice.

Thank LisaSam_12
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Olivia Sherrington General manager

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took my mother here on Saturday lunch for a treat and I must say the carvery was very good. Nice choice of veg and the quality of the meat was excellent. The pub however requires a revamp as soon as possible as it is...More

Thank mikeyb1958
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your review! we are looking forward to a referbishment at the end of August/beginning of september and hopefully you will come back and let us know what you think. Glad you enjoyed the carvery and look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually use the Sheldon Arms for breakfast and dinner when we are staying at the Travel lodge next door. Previous visits have been good, unfortunately the breakfast on the first morning was not as good as previous. Some of the food was cold and...More

Thank angibvn
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry you were disappointed with our brekfast service on your latest visit. If you could forward to details of your visit with the date you visited and the other details mentioned to sheldon.arms@jwlees.co.uk. as i would like...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do like this pub restaurant usually, have had some great meals, but I went on 25 June around 5 pm, place quite empty, unusual for Sunday, and we could not get any waiter service at all, so ended up going to Rocky's Diner, which...More

Thank 321jackie2016
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review our business. I am so sorry that upon your latest visit you recieved such poor service. Here at The Sheldon we strive to deliver great service and tasty food and on this occasion we failed you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always had a friendly reception and have partaken of their Carvery which is great and reasonable as is all the rest of the menu

Thank John B
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments regarding your reception here at the Sheldon Arms and about our carvery! We hope to see you soon! Kind Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just the one visit here but the overall impression was friendly , clean and great food . I would highly recommend the burger . Great value for money and felt very comfortable there . Would highly recommend it .

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went her for the second time in june,the first visit in may was lovely.very disappointed on the second visit.pub was very quiet,we ordered our meal which was served quickly.food was warm and did not look fresh,we both left most of it.pricey too.wont be going again...More

Thank Lib S
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. I am sorry that your food was not up to our usual standard. I would like to know about your visit and try and regain your faith in our business. If you could email the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have used restaurant many times the food is always excellent and the service is excellent. I have used restaurant for couples and family overall good

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to meet up with friends and enjoy some nice food. The carvery is lovely and well priced. Large bar area. Staff are polite and friendly. Always clean and tidy each time Ive visited. Will keep returning.

Thank Thatsalliwannasay
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Alan W
November 4, 2016|
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Response from Anna T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry delayed response ! Breakfast price varies on order but always fresh and hot .
Brian W
June 3, 2015|
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Response from Earley2 | Reviewed this property |
The staff are very good, and if the children's menu is not what you want they will accommodate any way they can.
January 24, 2015|
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Response from Homecar | Reviewed this property |
Hi your asking customers here, but I would not recommend breakfast it was very poor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Phone Number: +44 161 371 2090
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