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The Plough

€€ - €€€, , British
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
+44 1260 280207
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (10 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We called here on our way back from Manchester, late on a Wednesday afternoon. We received a warm welcome and were quickly shown to our table, drinks order taken followed shortly after my our meal order. My wife had the cheese and onion pie with...More

1  Thank Andrew F
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Andrew F, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are so glad you enjoyed your recent visit here, we aim to provide great quality food in a relaxed atmosphere so it is pleasing to hear you found it to be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been many times, but never for Sunday roast. As expected it was the normal high standard. This place is a real safe house for quality food 7 days a week.More

1  Thank Micky270566
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Micky270566, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is excellent to hear that we lived up to our usual standards, our Sunday roast is one of our best sellers! Hopefully you took advantage of our 2 & 3 course menu...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lively locals bar with loads of atmosphere. Didn’t eat but menu looked good. They’ve got rooms too. Probably will return at some point.More

Thank Jilllian
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jilllian, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are glad you enjoyed your recent visit here, our locals really do create a great buzz about the place. Our menu changes every 6/8 weeks and we run specials every day so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered sandwiches but felt bread was yesterday's and not fresh. Contents of sandwich were fine but felt bread was wrong. Staff were lovely and service was attentive but when asked if everything was good we all had our mouths full!More

Thank janicewhitelaw38
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear janicewhitelaw38, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. Firstly, we would like to apologize that you did not enjoy your sandwiches on your recent visit. We strive to consistently provide quality food so it is disappointing to read that you were...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lovelly atmosphere ,friendly staff and superb food.Really good choices .in our family we have omnivore,vegetarian and vegan..........there was something for all of us.More

Thank Darren J
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Darren J, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We appreciate all of your kind comments in regard to your recent visit, we try our best to cater for everyone and we are always willing to amend any of our dishes...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We booked in for 3 nights and were not disappointed. A family wedding celebration the Plough staff were helpful and friendly. The food a delight, breakfast service excellent. Pigeon breasts on risotto and beef medallions perfect. No hesitation in recommending The Plough!More

1  Thank 651PeteC
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Pete C, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough Inn. We are so glad you enjoyed your short stay here and the wedding you attended. We have recently launched a new menu and those are two of our most popular dishes...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I had my wedding at the Plough this week and couldn’t have been any more happy with how everything went. We booked the venue over 18 months ago and since then have been so impressed with Laurie and Gabriella. Both have been extremely helpful in...More

1  Thank Jade W
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Jade W, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is fantastic to hear how well your big day went, we hold a lot of weddings here however we will always do everything we can to make each day as special...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Plough is the ideal pub to meet friends who live in Congleton so that you don't have to deal with their ever worsening traffic. Situated in Eaton, a very small village between Macclesfield and Congleton, you might easily miss it. Plenty of parking as...More

Thank RazzyBthefirst
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear RazzyBthefirst, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is a great compliment that we are one of your favourite places in the area and we are glad you find The Plough a good place to meet for drinks. We have...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I got married here on the 8th of June 2018. The venue is amazing, the food is amazing, the staff are amazing. Gabriella was our coordinator for the whole 18 months planning and made our plans reality, nothing was too big. The...More

1  Thank jessikacamm
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear jessikacamm, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. It is so pleasing to read such a glowing review, we hold a lot of weddings here however we always aim to make every wedding day as special as possible. We are so...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great lunch with our daughters here today. Our meals were tasty, nicely presented and good value. All the staff were very friendly and service was spot on. We were impressed by the seating areas both inside and outside the building and we...More

Thank Seniorpete
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Dear SeniorPete, Thank you for taking the time to review The Plough. We are glad you had such a great experience here with your family. Hopefully you made the most of our lunch offer which is £11.50 for 2 courses and £13.00 for 3 courses....More

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JohnJohnCor1
3 April 2018|
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Response from Lea B | Reviewed this property |
You have been sent a reply direct which is very good of them as I wouldnt have been able to answer the question. But it is a lovely place and good food that we have had there.
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Julie A
6 January 2017|
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Response from Jose L | Property representative |
Hi Julie, we have 8 rooms on the ground floor which can be accessed in a wheelchair. Only one of the rooms is a disabled room with support handles in the bathroom, I hope this helps. If you need any further information... More
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Julie A
6 January 2017|
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Response from liulystadas | Reviewed this property |
this place is absolutely lovelly i can not wait to came back will highly recomend for any traveler ...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 280207
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