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The Duke of Portland Ltd

€€ - €€€, European, British
Holmes Chapel Rd. | Lach Dennis, Northwich CW9 7SY, England
+44 1606 46264
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“chorizo” (7 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Holmes Chapel Rd. | Lach Dennis, Northwich CW9 7SY, England
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

A few of us went for lunch on New Years Day. Spoilt for choice with the menu. All meals that arrived looked delicious and were good portions. Staff very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. After the unpleasantness of the previous owner/manager, I hope...More

Thank nic841
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Dropped in to this place on January 3rd returning from scattering my sister in law's ashes at the nearby Crematorium. Place was pretty empty, Me, my wife and two staff. Ate two portions of mildly warm Cheese Pie and day old vegetables. Drank a Coffee...More

3  Thank Jasper_the_Spaniel
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Visited today, family of 7, really enjoyed the overall food and service, staff are lovely. Fish and chips were great. Will visit again.

Thank BBWalsh
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to the Duke of Portland maybe four or five times over the last few weeks. It has usually been quite good but Boxing Day it was really very poor. My wife and sister had fish and chips which was over cooked and...More

3  Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We've been to this Gastro pub many times over the years and it has always been busy. Sadly on this occasion it was almost empty which is a shame as the staff on Duty (Reece and Scarlett) plus the chef whose name I didn't get...More

1  Thank Kace20
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were given a Groupon voucher for here so went for an early evening meal. It was very quiet when we arrived only one other table of around 8 eating. The menu was adequate and cannot fault the food at all, lovely starter and good...More

1  Thank beaso
Reviewed 17 December 2016

An excellent service for our group of 41 members, friends and family for our annual Christmas Meal. Despite the management changing twice whilst sorting out the booking the staff on the night were exceptionally helpful and efficient. The food from the Christmas menu was first...More

Thank Vmcc C
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We were a group of friends meeting for a Christmas lunch, I hadn't visited for a few years but my last visit had been good so I was looking forward to it. We pre-booked and ordered off the Christmas Lunch menu at £20. I ordered,...More

2  Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

The wife and i were in a rush so basically knew wat we wanted . Something quick and tasty . I ordered hse burger. My wife the coronation chicken on a cob bloomer with slaw .. however my burger was a burger and you cant...More

2  Thank russhipkin
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Duke of Portland is a very pleasant rural pub mixed in with an excellent dining facility.The food is very good quality in pleasant calm surroundings. Would definitely recommend. Often has offers for meals on Groupon.

Thank Joy P
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Response from TriQpilot | Reviewed this property |
The Duke is closed for a total refurbishment at this time (July 2017) but is expected to re-open in September. Watch this space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holmes Chapel Rd. | Lach Dennis, Northwich CW9 7SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Northwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 46264
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