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The Rifleman

Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
+44 1782 776966
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Terrible, booked for 4pm didn’t sit down until 4:50 pm due to previous booking coming in 1hr late. With 7 children and one person in a wheelchair we were asked to sit in a crowded pub with little entertainment and sparse disabled facilities. Disabled ramp...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After my dad's successful 92nd birthday meal which we had here we all decided to book again for a Christmas meal. A brilliant time was had by all 30 of us. The meal was excellent and the staff were very friendly and helpful nothing was...More

Thank Rtadgey
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Ok so I love this pub and wanted to remind everyone that whilst the food is superb this is also a proper pub. Andy and Alex are first class landlord and lady. The bar staff are all friendly and I suppose I have a soft...More

Thank PFiona O
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Hey guys, this is josh here all the way from Lanzarote can someone please inform Andy and Alex that I have just devoured the slice of pie that was brought over to me!!!! It was gorgeous even after traveling 2000+ miles haha outstanding massive credit...More

Thank Joshuabeeson
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have used the rifleman a couple of times and has become our number 1 place to go. The food is excellent matched by the service. A warm welcome has awaited us each time and the staff could not be more helpful. I would highly...More

1  Thank sf2000
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We celebrated my dads 92nd birthday on Sunday, a party of 34 for 2 course Sunday dinner. The food was piping hot and delicious with lots of veg , cauliflower cheese, and 3 types of potatoes to cater for everyone's taste. Lots of gravy and...More

3  Thank Jane h
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Decided to visit the Rifleman after hearing many good things about the place and was definitely not disappointed. Although there was a full menu available we opted for the Sunday roast and it was excellent. More than enough to satisfy the biggest appetite and good...More

3  Thank nobby141261
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The rifleman catered for my daughters 21st birthday party . Buffet was outstanding , and excellent value for money, we went for the cold buffet but there was hot buffet option too . I would definitely use Alex and her team again , in fact...More

2  Thank justineashton
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner visited for Sunday lunch today. The food was superb, and Alex, Andy and Steph can't do enough for you to make sure everything is just right. Will definitely be back!!

2  Thank Kazboz1
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to go for a great range of home cooked food, (and plenty of it) a well kept cellar with plenty of guest beers and friendly staff. Andy and Alex are lovely to newcomers and regulars alike.

2  Thank accountanter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nelson Bank | Acres Nook, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 776966
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