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The Plough Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Beauty Bank, Northwich CW8 2BP, England
+44 1606 889455
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (31 reviews)
“mixed grill” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beauty Bank, Northwich CW8 2BP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have visited The Plough many times and it never disappoints. Nothing is too much trouble for the friendly staff. The food is excellent, with plenty of choice, but best of all, in our opinion, is that it is a child free establishment. It's nice...More

1  Thank TomDick2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this establishment on various occasions over the past 30 years for very average food. Not a place I would ever attempt to visit again or recommend to anyone, having been refused entry with my daughter and 1 year old granddaughter who was...More

2  Thank justwantgoodfood2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived late on a Friday evening for a drink and a meal. We hadn't booked but the friendly staff soon found us a table. The menu choice is not extensive (but I prefer that) but there were many dishes I would have chosen. The food...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place seems to have been trading for ever. The food menu doesn't change much but the food is always good. They have have a lot or retuning customers so must be doing something right

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is good BUT is on the pricey side. They also have Robinson's real ale which is a plus in any pub. They do have a new chef since my last visit so although the food is still good it's not as good...More

Thank JohnLindaF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Fiancée and I visited The Plough last Sunday (3rd September 2017) for the first time, with one of our good friends. We were immediately impressed as it is a stunning looking pub from the outside & the food was equally as impressive. With it...More

1  Thank cd805
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A return to the Plough after many years resulted in a very disappointed evening. The staff were welcoming and the place, now extended, had a nice atmosphere and I was looking forward to one of their much advertised steak pies. When it came it looked...More

Thank RFaserH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a meal with friends here last week. Although we moved out of the area a few years ago, we decided it was worth travelling to see if the steak pie was still up to scratch! The restaurant Manager (Jo) made us feel really welcome...More

Thank Dazzoh11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely country Pub/restaurant ....Nice Friendly Staff. 3 different meals. Liver .. over cooked .. potatoes over cooked. Duo pork - Tough Belly pork .. awful chips £16.49 avoid it Trio roast...tough chewy meat .. over cooked roast 2 puds Hot fruit crumble .. apple .....More

Thank Chezzy48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at Lamb Cottage and visited The Plough four times during our stay. I have to say we were not disappointed on any if our visits. The food and service were excellent. I would recommend this lovely pub and will...More

Thank Kathleen S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beauty Bank, Northwich CW8 2BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Northwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 889455
The Plough Inn has been under the Hughes family ownership since 1995. Offering a traditional English pub in the beautiful Cheshire countryside. Several walks are available from our website or from inside the pub.We’re proud to serve quality fresh food sourced from local producers & suppliers. We change our menu seasonally using the highest quality ingredients. An excellent wine list, quality cask ales and continental lagers compliment our fantastic menu and we’re pleased to offer a full range of Gluten free items.There’s a great team of people here to look after you we hope you enjoy your time with us.Dogs are allowed in the taproom.Children are allowed in the outside areas, 14 years and older are allowed inside the premises.
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