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The Plough

$$ - $$$, , British
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
+44 1260 280207
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice attentive customer service. I’m gluten free and the staff ensured that I was able to have what I wanted with choices . Had the most delicious lamb. Thoroughly recommendedMore

1  Thank JohnJohnCor1
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JohnJohnCor1, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal here at The Plough, as we make all our dishes in house we are fortunate enough to be able to adapt most dishes to be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my husband after hearing great reviews from here. Couldnt fault my food although my husband said his was a little salty I tried it but thought it was ok. The outside of the building looks lovely and inviting, the inside just needs a...More

Thank Dawnsmithy2
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dawnsmithy2, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We take all feedback on board and try to improve where we can. We are glad that you enjoyed your food and thank you for your kind words regarding the outside of the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok! Best to avoid busy times. The chips are delicious but service is slow and the chairs could do with a polish.. bit sticky!More

Thank JenninhaVillar
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear JenninhaVillar, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We take all feedback, positive or negative on board. It is always disheartening to read reviews like this and to hear someone has not enjoyed their time here. We would really appreciate it...More

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

For my friends birthday we visited the plough on Thursday 22nd what an enjoyable experience we were greated and seated in a beautiful window seat for two were brought coffee and menus with a smile and a very nice welcome the food we ordered came...More

Thank jaxCheshire
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jaxCheshire, Thank you taking the time to review The Plough. We are so glad you chose here to celebrate your friends birthday and that you had such a great time. We appreciate your kind comments in regards to the food and service and we...More

Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

100 percent had are Christmas party here food was an amazing turkey was cooked perfectl unlike the George and dragon in Holmes chapel the following week party it wasn't very warm mind you that wasn't there fault some people with the party didn't turn up...More

2  Thank Chrissy F
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chrissy F, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are so glad you enjoyed your Christmas party here, it is a busy time of year but we always aim to still provide our high standard of food and service. Thanks...More

Reviewed February 18, 2018

This was a family 'outing' for Sunday lunch. The staff were excellent, friendly and exceptionally helpful. My Father is disabled and the staff could not be more accommodating. The food was beautiful and the service superb. Definitely recommend.More

Thank elaineh212018
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elaineh212018, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are so pleased you enjoyed your Sunday visit here, we will always try to be as accommodating as possible with our guest and we are glad you found the staff helpful &...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018

We had a lovely evening here on valentines day, its such a beautiful setting however only 3 stars for this visit mainly due to the bruschetta being really really salty, not sure why so much seasoning would be used. There was a bit of moment...More

Thank Nicola L
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nicola L, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for The Plough. We take all feedback, positive or negative on board. We apologize that certain aspects of your meal did not live up to expectation and the high standard that we...More

Reviewed February 4, 2018

Well impressed with this pub. We had booked a table which is essential on Sunday Lunch. Great starter of Duck Breast on noodles for a starter and Roast beef to follow. Food was delicious and the beef was pink as requested.More

Thank chazjunior
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chazjunior, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are so glad you enjoyed your Sunday visit here, we use Sirloin for our roast beef and it is a firm favorite here. We do also run a 2 & 3 course...More

Reviewed January 22, 2018

Stayed here as working in the area. The staff were lovely and helpful at check-in advised to book a table for dinner as they get very busy in the restaurant. Got to my room and was amazed at the size of it! it was huge...More

Thank Hagscat
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Hagscat, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is always pleasing to read reviews as complimentary as this. We are glad you found our rooms spacious and the bed comfy, we have also since refurbished all of our rooms and...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. The food was excellent, as was the service. The staff were polite and friendly despite being a very busy Saturday night. You certainly need to book a table if you are planning a weekend visit. The fish dishes were super as were the...More

Thank Helen B
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Helen B, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We appreciate your kind comments regarding both the food and the service, we run fish specials daily and all of our pies are made in house so it is always good to...More

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JohnJohnCor1
April 3, 2018|
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Response from Lea B | Reviewed this property |
You have been sent a reply direct which is very good of them as I wouldnt have been able to answer the question. But it is a lovely place and good food that we have had there.
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Julie A
January 6, 2017|
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Response from Jose L | Property representative |
Hi Julie, we have 8 rooms on the ground floor which can be accessed in a wheelchair. Only one of the rooms is a disabled room with support handles in the bathroom, I hope this helps. If you need any further information... More
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Julie A
January 6, 2017|
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Response from liulystadas | Reviewed this property |
this place is absolutely lovelly i can not wait to came back will highly recomend for any traveler ...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $32
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 280207
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