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The Wizard

Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SK10 4UB, England
+44 1625 584000
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (9 reviews)
“sandwich” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SK10 4UB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a warm welcome! Friendly staff who love dogs (treats appreciated).The food was delicious! Great menu! Great value! Will be back and highly recommend!! 🙌🏼

Thank jacquie_baby
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food at the wizard has been superb for numerous years and while there has been changes in staff they always seem to get it spot on. Set in a lovely part of cheshire next to some of the best local views in a lovely...More

Thank mattybens85
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came for lunch with my mum in the weekday a few weeks ago. Young waitress was lovely and the food was amazing. I had poached eggs and avocado. The one thing that really ruined our trip was the man inside working behind the bar, who...More

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic service great beer food was excellent I'm a chef and very particular my daughter and myself really enjoyed the food

Thank tunnicliffe16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pub is full of character and charm , olde worldy, great location , we stopped by today as we were walking our dog around Alderley , we popped in and asked if we could park our car here, as we would pop back in...More

Thank Pisces1903
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here twice in a month recently. Once with friends on a sunny Sunday and sat in a busy beer garden. I expected slow service and standard pub food. Not at all. The food was exceptionally good value, the service swift and friendly and...More

Thank jimthefisher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place should be great. It has a wonderful setting and it is a beautiful pub. However the service was very poor. Extremely slow. The food was average and the portions very small. Then, afterwards my kid got food poisoning and was violently sick. How...More

Thank wigman2
Stacey W, General Manager at The Wizard, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review of your experience here at The Wizard. I agree that it is a wonderful setting especially on a sunny day. I am sorry that you thought the service was poor however when people don't book their table on a Bank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to pop in after passing many times after we saw it was always busy - good sign My husband, son & wife & myself had a great snack meal (we went on Thursday where they do 2 burgers for £16 or 2 steaks for...More

Thank movegasLeekEngland
Stacey W, General Manager at The Wizard, responded to this review

Great! what a lovely review. I hope to see more reviews like this soon! Look forward to seeing you again soon! Stacey

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting, but the staff are miserable as others have said. In fact the man who served me was rude. They have Guinness on tap but then serve it you out of a can. Shame as it could be much better.More

Thank Simon A
Stacey W, General Manager at The Wizard, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review. I don't believe my staff are miserable I just believe that when it gets busy we have so much that we have to do to keep each and every customer happy that we are concentrating hard. As soon as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Week day lunch with no booking, Friendly welcome and showed straight to a table with no issue. Great selection of ales and lagers on draught. Food arrived in good time and both meals good quality service and staff good throughout. All in all great first...More

Thank abroadalot
Stacey W, General Manager at The Wizard, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a great review. I hope you visit again and we can pull out all the stops and maybe get 5 stars :D Thanks again, Stacey

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have disabled facilities
5 April 2016|
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Response from Stacey W | Property representative |
Due to the age of the building unfortunately we are unable to put a disabled toilet in. However we do have a cubicle in the mens toilets which is used as our disabled facility occasionally. Thanks, The Wizard
Is it still dog friendly?
31 July 2015|
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Response from Amy71287 | Property representative |
Yep! Dogs of all shapes and sizes welcome Amy
Anne S
Is there parking on site?
27 June 2015|
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Response from peter d | Reviewed this property |
Yes' is this a serious question tripadvisor, seriously ? Think this might be a bit of IT jiggery pokery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
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: Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SK10 4UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Alderley Edge
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 584000
  • E-mail
Local cask ales, fresh local produce, pub classics, sandwiches, set menus and an ever evolving A La Carte menu. Dogs welcome. Bookings strongly advised on Sunday to avoid dissapointment.