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The Plough

$$ - $$$, , British
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
+44 1260 280207
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with family including 2 children. They staff were great, really looked after us and catered well to the children. I had the turkey Sunday lunch which was fantastic, lots of meat, selection of vegetables, massive Yorkshire pudding. I asked for more...More

Thank Claire73hancock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good pub grub. Freshly cooked and served hot. Good service and a good atmosphere. Drinks are served at the table too so no trips to the bar.

Thank Lynnie97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended my sisters wedding on Friday 15th Sept. We arrived on the Thursday as we were travelling from Surrey. Rooms were very homely and comfortable. Had a meal in the evening which was excellent. Staff were very friendly and service was good. The wedding itself...More

Thank seymourtrish812
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Plough as a family of 5 to celebrate my birthday, as usual the food was very good however they serve the chunky chips in a very small basket on your plate and there was only a total of 10-12 . If you like...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed September 7, 2017

I booked a christmas party for 25 work colleagues we all had a lovely meal ,very friendly staff did everything they could to cater for us.Laurie was very helpful from start to finish (providing us with the menu,to sending email as to when she needed...More

Thank pat549
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We were guests here at a wedding and have to say it went so well. They throw a great bash, lovely dance floor created and really lovely food ... They had miniature dishes which i thought was adorable and such a good idea; as you...More

1  Thank Emma W
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2017

Dear Emma W, thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are very pleased to hear that you had a great time at the wedding. We spend a lot of time planning the weddings to ensure that our Bride/Grooms and their guests...More

Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Always concerned when I see a menu pre printed - it usually means nothing changes or is not seasonal. Had a veggie burger which was ok and my friend had the soup/ sandwich combo. Apparently the soup was good but the sandwich dry. Nice surroundings...More

Thank pimper71
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear pimper71, thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We very much appreciate your comments and we take on board what you have stated on your review. Our menus are changed every 6 weeks so it is more than seasonal but we...More

Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a lovely pub lovely location and good service , the let down was the food , the soup was tasty but warm the bread was the best, well the cheese and onion pie was like soup under a pastry crust , not much...More

2  Thank bevsee
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear bevsee, thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is always disheartening to receive any negative feedback but we do take your comments on board and will make changes where necessary. We would greatly appreciate if you could contact us via...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

We came in for a business lunch. The Staff were friendly and very accommodating. The food was also very good, not over priced so the overall experience was very pleasant.More

2  Thank Chris D
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear Chris D, thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your lunch and that you found it to be of very good value, we have our Lunch Time Special menu which is 2 courses for £11.50...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday and an enjoyable lunch good friendly service nice comfortable surrondings good home cooked food we had cheese pie steak and ale pie and beanburguer all very tasty,hot and well presented and the best rhubarb crumble I have tasted apart from mums.

Thank Mandy H
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear Mandy H, thank you for your brief review of The Plough. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your lunch, thank you for all the lovely compliments in regards to the food and service and we look forward to your next visit.

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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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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 - $31
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
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
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
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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