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The Rifleman

€€ - €€€, British,
Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
+44 1782 776966
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“meat platter” (5 reviews)
“t bone” (5 reviews)
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good ale very nice food with good surroundings. Wi-fi available and is very efficient. There is restaurant attached with adequate parking

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a great pub, they have a great choice of drinks, fantastic food and as one of the owners is vegetarian they cater brilliantly for veggies / vegans. It's great to see a pub that is doing so well it is always busy...More

1  Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband have been going here for a number of years and have never had a bad experience all the staff are lovely and always very welcoming. The food is always amazing, great place highly recommended

Thank stu8509
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I along with around 20 work colleagues attended a retirement meal here 2 weeks ago. The home cooked food was outstanding. Large portions and hot too and although they were very busy we did not have long waits between courses. Attentive and...More

1  Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I had a Birthday Party here is was great, the staff are lovely, food is is lovely and noithing is too much trouble

Thank 225Leemo123
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Having visited The Rifleman Inn on frequent occasions, I thought I should leave an overdue review. Alex Andrew and the staff make you feel extremely welcome. We eat regularly as a family and have tried most of the menu.

1  Thank Roy Edwin G
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Just popped in as staying locally- wow! Best pub food ever tasted; just sensational . Will be back for the remainder of our stay. Healthy, hot and great.

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We've only been here a couple of times with the wife, but I must say the food is excellent..... I love the steak and ale pie it's to die for in my opinion. The wife had a turkey dinner which also was excellent. Prices are...More

2  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I've posted this review to extend my thanks to both Alex and her team at the Rifleman Inn. This review does not focus upon one particular visit to the pub but a number during the recent 2017 Christmas period. And its from these visits to...More

3  Thank sp0liver
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

After my dad's successful 92nd birthday meal which we had here we all decided to book again for a Christmas meal. A brilliant time was had by all 30 of us. The meal was excellent and the staff were very friendly and helpful nothing was...More

1  Thank Rtadgey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 776966
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