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The Old Broken Cross

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Bar, British, Pub
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Broken Cross Place, Northwich CW9 7EB, England
+44 1606 333111
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Southport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We called in here for some food but unfortunately they didn't have a vegertarian main on the menu or any of the standard V symbols next to any of the dishes . Would be OK for a snack if you want a bowl of chips or a cheese and Branston sandwich , but if your a vegertarian hoping for a... More 

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Thank grobbins1971
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pub serves great food at very reasonable prices. The doors had literally just opened and there were lots of people already in the bar. The staff are great and very cheerful and polite. It's perfect if you fancy a walk along the canal and need a nice cold drink . There is lots of outdoor seating which was great... More 

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Thank David T
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for this wonderful review and myself and the team hope you'll visit again ....no matter the weather 😁 More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Unplanned lunch stop here when the boat broke down but pleased we decided to go inside for food rather than wait on the boat for repairs. Really good sized portions and very reasonably priced. Good variety on the menu and tasty food. Would recommend if you're passing.

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Thank 1983trees
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

Glad you got your boat sorted 😁😁 thank you for the review More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely country pub, excellent staff and a variety of cask ales available, a large selection of spirits and draught lager also available. Food is lovely and also barrel and stone pizzas available. Would highly recommend to anyone.

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1 Thank Amy J
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

Thank you for your review really glad you enjoyed it 😁 More 

cheshire
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The best of both worlds as once inside you a transported in to a traditional English country pub with the customer service to match where even on your first visit you a treated like one of the regular's, great food and service, good selection of beverages, a nice quiet bear garden area and cannel side seating and only yards away... More 

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Thank statesidesignman
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this wonderful review on behalf of myself and the team Julia More 

Cambridgeshire
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

They serve a good selection of real ales and other drinks, food is great and reasonably priced and the staff are always very friendly. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Pricey1108
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review on behalf of myself and the team ...call in next time your passing julia More 

Cheshire, England
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here on a weekend a lunch. The staff were really friendly, the alcohol was reasonably priced and the food was delicious. Most pubs seem to charge a fortune now for food, but this one still had pub classics at really reasonable prices. A great little pub!

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1 Thank sarahj85
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Good local pub food is OK grateful atmosphere ..with a calm chilled pint ... nice on a summers evening watching the canal boats ....

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Thank Darren B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here for family birthday celebrations. Our food was lovely and came quite quickly. The staff are lovely and friendly! Will definitely be going again

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Thank northwichjodie123
Northwich, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Hi thank you so much for allowing me to have a good and pleasurable business meeting with my colleges I never got the bar maids name but she was so outstanding and accommodating such a lovely lady thank you once again I'll pop back some time excellent

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Thank AnthonyJCotter
juliac1974, Manager at The Old Broken Cross, responded to this review

your more than welcome anytime ....and my name is Julia hahaha. Can use our services anytime you need another meeting in the area More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broken Cross Place, Northwich CW9 7EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Northwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 333111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?