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The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. A lovely little place...
1. A lovely little place...
"lovely food I would definitely recommend"
CheshireDiamond
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2. Fantastic food & service
2. Fantastic food & service
"The crayfish and watercress is a must!! The staff are really obliging"
Jayne P
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3. Charming setting
3. Charming setting
"fabulous place, good choice of food"
Emma M
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About
Knutsford's award-winning hidden gem, The Courtyard is an idyllic restaurant which provides a picturesque setting to enjoy a scrumptious traditional breakfast and lunch, as well as homemade cakes from our deliciously British menu. The very best ingredients and locally-sourced produce are used to prepare our dishes fresh every day. Our Welsh Rarebit is popular, as are our Chef's specials which change regularly. Choose to sit in the main restaurant with our charming vintage train track overhead and plenty of Knutsford and cycling memorabilia, or learn about our largest Penny Farthing in the beautifully light conservatory, or soak up the sun in our beautiful courtyard. With an array of Penny Farthings
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a great find, excellent service and the best Welsh Rarebit I've ever tasted, will certainly be returning.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mo0nr0se
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for visiting us! So great to hear that you enjoyed our Welsh rarebit, it is often regarded as our customers favourite as it is a delicious twist on the classic. Looking forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 23 September 2018

This is our favourite place ever. Beautiful quirky stylish setting, great atmosphere and wonderful hosts. This place is an absolute gem, the food is stunning, best breakfast in Cheshire! Wonderful menu, lots of choice, fantastic homemade cakes, gluten free well catered for. The family and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gedmaclure
Court Y, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi Ged, Oh my!! Thank you for such a wonderful review, it is so encouraging to hear how much you love the Courtyard!! We love our cosy atmosphere and also pride ourselves on our food. We endeavour to use fresh and organic produce that is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used as a meeting place with a friend on a very wet dark and windy day.Met by friendly staff, it was lovely and warm and bright.Drinks were hot, food was wonderful.I had Haddock Florentine which was cooked and served to perfection, my friend had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Val R
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Val, Thank you so much for leaving us this review! So wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our food so much- our Smoked Haddock Florentine is one of our favourite dishes as it is visually stunning as well as being so delicious. May we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly, we haven't been for a while but like to keep an eye on things and check all is 10/10. Lamb Hotpot! What on earth did I order that for? It's usually chewy and fatty but the boss says 'It's to die for!' There's no...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tomsksa
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for visit us and taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! So glad to hear that you adored our lamb hot pot, it really is sensational so we are glad you were convinced into it haha. Our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A super place for a special breakfast birthday celebration! Friendly staff, unique surroundings..and the food & drink was perfect.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve O
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Steve, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, and also for visiting us! So glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us, and found the food delicious as well as our service and surroundings...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A place that's difficult to stumble across but you'll be sure glad you found it. 4 cyclists visited last week and we were greeted outside in the courtyard on a cold morning as we were locking the bikes up. What a lovely start to the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so so much for taking the time to leave us a review, and such a lovely one at that! It is so great to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much. Our collection of Penny Farthings is so impressive, and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the cafe as a table of 12 for my mother in laws birthday and I am so glad we did. The owners very kindly opened early for us, sorted out some balloons and arranged for some flowers to be on the table from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Matt, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such an utterly lovely review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us so much, we certainly loved having you and look forward to seeing you again soon. Our Eggs Royale is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a cold wet rainy morning and secured the last available table. Atmosphere was cosy if a bit damp. The food was great - we had Welsh rarebit (very big portions) and very tasty the little miniature train that runs around the top of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BBoover
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for visiting us! Glad you found our food scrumptious and enjoyed our train ( it is very captivating, isn't it). If you enjoyed the rarebit, may we suggest that if you visit again you try the Smoked Haddock Florentine;...More

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely trip to Knutsford and came to Courtyard Coffee House. Their hot chocolates are outstanding and delicious! The chicken and mushroom pie was so so tasty. Would 100% recommend. Even though dogs can’t go in we sit outside with ours. Will be coming...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank katjcw
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hello, Thank you for leaving us a review! Glad you enjoyed our indulgent hot chocolates, we make sure to use the finest of ingredients to really add to the luxury of it all. Our outside courtyard is so beautiful as well, so is lovely to...More

Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Can’t help but come here every time we visit Knutsford. The staff are so attentive to our daughter and make us feel so welcome. The food is lovely!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beefy9
courty753, Manager at The Courtyard Coffee House and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi, It it marvellous to hear that you enjoy visiting The Courtyard! Our Welsh rarebit is made with Tatton Ale, Cheshire cheese, and mustard, which when combined is a culinary delight- so its great to hear that you enjoy it! May we recommend testing out...More

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Francis D
16 March 2017|
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Response from courty753 | Property representative |
Hi Francis, Thank you for contacting us. Whilst we are child friendly and offer a children's menu and highchairs, unfortunately due to the tight space in our restaurant we cannot accommodate prams. Therefore, we ask our... More
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230gaild
11 November 2016|
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Response from Londongirl036 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just got this. Street parking is free for an hour then there is a paid for parking area on the road
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Response from Adventurer65124 | Reviewed this property |
I would probably book for a Saturday lunchtime as it gets quite busy
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