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Pointing Dog

) #26 of 68 Restaurants in Cheadle $$ - $$$ , British,
Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (10 reviews)
“steak” (36 reviews)
“duck” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been here a couple of times but have now decided that it is off my list. The establishment styles itself as a restaurant and bar. In act its just another bar that serves food. I visited on a Sunday afternoon recently . They...More

Thank dooper
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there over the weekend and was really impressed by the place. Everything was absolutely great. The pub is rather big, really nicely decorated and very clean. There is a lot of lovely and green outside space where you can also bring your dog....More

Thank O_kocim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having spotted this place on way to work several times and commenting we would like to try, we finally decided last week and wish we hadn't. Menu us rather limited but varied with 6 or so starters averaging £7. Mains are from £13 onwards up...More

Thank Shaun C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unlike the Bakewell one, there is no Duck here, just Dog rough. Words cannot describe the issues here.

Thank spookandco
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Sunday lunchtime- a reunion for my daughter who lives in Australia. We had booked a table for approximately 15, but it soon became apparent that a long table in the restaurant wouldn't work. The waitress came and suggested we would be...More

Thank wood7034
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pint of a guest draught bitter. I think it must have been sat in the pipes. Not great and very pricey at £4. Would recommend asking if the beer has been pulled through before ordering or drinking something more popular like a lager.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 3 couples with 6 kids under 9 yrs, our tables were well positioned in a nice spacious part of the restaurant with plenty of pushchair and highchair room without getting in the way of other diners. The staff were very...More

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Variable standards. Visited 5 times this year and have had very different experiences. March: Very good lunch time specials March: Mothers day. Food OK. The place was full and very noisy, conversation impossible without shouting. Given another table's bill! May: Saturday night, only OK, service...More

1  Thank GAB481
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eaten at The Pointing Dog a couple of times and always been very happy with the quality of food and service, in a very nice, stylish place. Last night we went to celebrate my wife's birthday - as we had joined the Treats & Tipples...More

Thank SteveC-Trip
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We chose this venue for my 50th birthday party because of the lovely atmosphere and we've enjoyed many long lunches and evening meals here. We had a casual chat with Debbie, the Manager to see if it would be suitable for a private party for...More

Thank CR2003
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Beryl B
26 April 2017|
Response from pinkpinkp2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, although it is a gorgeous place. I have seen a dog in there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Cheadle
  • Phone Number: 01614856031
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