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The Smoker Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Chester Road, Knutsford WA16 0TY, England
+44 1565 722338
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (64 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Chester Road, Knutsford WA16 0TY, England
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1 - 10 of 548 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited many times before, but this is my first time visiting under the new management and kitchen team. Myself and my four friends decided to have the Christmas fayre meal, we had not pre booked, but we asked a member of staff if we could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank natalie w
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our visit was pre booked and yesterday was our first visit since the refurbishment which has been done beautifully inside and out. We were warmly welcomed and our orders all taken together. As there were 15 of us we tried a wide range of main...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Graham R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not been in here since the refurb and new management . its so much better only popped in for a drink as we had been close stayed for a snack as the menu looked good even from a veggie point . Had the Camembert share...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nick T
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your comments, look forward to seeing you again! Karen

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit to the Smoker since it’s refurb and will definitely be back. I booked a table for 6 and we opted for the 3 course Christmas menu. Arrived to a beautiful set table with crackers and chocolates. The food was absolutely delicious and the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sharon L
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit, we enjoyed serving you! Karen

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful place. Recently refurbished to a high standard, with lovely open, log burning, fireplaces. A well thought through menu catering for a good cross section of potential patrons. Genuine, attentive and helpful staff. Reasonably priced. Will certainly return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisfF6773SQ
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we look forward to serving you in the near future. Karen

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The three of us haven't been here for ages, so didn't really know what to expect but it was a lovely warm welcome. The table reserved for us was by the warmth of a roaring log fire in a nice corner area, so plenty of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank suesalford
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Karen

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the smoker for the first time today and it’s been lovely. The food is fantastic, I had pigs in blankets to start, the New York chicken burger as a main and a waffle for dessert. Family members had the Sunday Roast and my dad...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank chlomitchell
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your constructive review, I always like to hear if we can make your visit better! On the day that you visited, we were a little understaffed and had a busier than usual day. We have now increased staff and are able to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here quite a few times now and it's absolutely fantastic, there's always a warm welcome and the food is fabulous, if we could give you more than 5 stars we would !!! Karen and her team are very attentive, they've just changed to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Barbara24Knutsford
T3123XYkarenm, General Manager at The Smoker Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Barbara24Knutsford sorry for the delay in replying but I have only just received access to the site! Thank you so much for your lovely review, I really enjoyed meeting you and look forward to your next visit. Karen

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch today with my family and grandson. Been meaning to call since the refurbishment so today was first visit Lovely homely feel, clean and welcoming. Always nice to engage chat with the staff to form a rapport We were looked after by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wanderer45553497579
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this pub/restaurant a few times but this was the first time after the (relatively) recent refurbishment. The interior of this old building has been very pleasantly decorated and is divided into a number of fairly small areas for dining and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John W
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Response from bellaboo39 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Road, Knutsford WA16 0TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Knutsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1565 722338
  • E-mail
Description
Family run pub in the heart of Cheshire, conveniently located just o Junction 19 of the M6, on the A556. The Smoker is a 427-year-old coaching inn, open continually since 1497. We have a wide selection of traditional beers, wines and spirits served by our superb staff in a warm and friendly atmosphere we have a range of meals to suit every taste !
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