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 Selected Comments in Manchester East

Bill
 George Hotel, Ashton.
Long gone. I remember seeing it as a kid in the 60's. The cellars remained as licenced premises and called The Cavern, then The Underground and now Olivers Bar.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017Rating: No rosettes

Lucia Hall
 Hanging baskets
Dear sirs, would you kindly disclose your source for the beautiful and abundant and healthy hanging baskets. They are truly wonderful. Also how often are they watered or is there an automatic watering system attached
Thank you and kind regards
L
Tuesday, August 9, 2016Rating: No rosettes

Lucia Hall
 Hanging baskets
Dear sirs, would you kindly disclose your source for the beautiful and abundant and healthy hanging baskets. They are truly wonderful. Also how often are they watered or is there an automatic watering system attached
Thank you and kind regards
L
Tuesday, August 9, 2016Rating: No rosettes

Anonymous
 Telephone number
The telephone number displayed on this page is incorrect. It should be 0161 8220808
Tuesday, November 3, 2015Rating: No rosettes

B packet
 Good pub
Good friendly pub and locals landlord and landlady smashing couple with polite staff pub always clean a tidy and a decent bit of grub
Wednesday, September 18, 2013Rating: rosettes

Roger Beeton
 Yummy
Enjoyed ny breakie this morn
Eggie soldiers with a strong cup of black tea.
Monday, September 17, 2012Rating: rosettes

Anonymous
 sunday lunch
was the worse food and service i can ever remember getting over 3 hours to have 2 course. we only booked because the heroes of waterloo just down the road was fully book and to be honest i can see why. Will never revist the hartshead ever again
Monday, September 17, 2012Rating: No rosettes

TEZZA
 NEW LOOK
LOOKS SPARKLING AFTER THE RE-FIT WITH A RANGE OF REAL ALES
WILL BECOME MY LOCAL.
Wednesday, July 4, 2012Rating: rosettes

Ron Bendell
 Ron Bendell
wish i had read the previous review
took my new girlfriend as a treat.
When we first arrived i knew it was going to be a bad night when the larger was flat and when i complained the bloke behind the bar was both rude and obnoxious.
the food tasted like it had come out of a microwave oven and was cold
totaly ruined the moment. will not be going back..
Thursday, May 31, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Pauline Pringle
 
Fantastic food and staff, Once you have tasted their wonderful meals you will definitely go again. Another plus is that the menu is changing all the time. Price is exceptionaly cheap condsidering what you get is equivalent of a five star restaurant.
Thursday, April 19, 2012Rating: rosettes

Barry
 Rubnish landlord
Landlord makes u feel very much not welcome which is strange in a pub seems to be a bit moody with the drinkers, wont be going back anytime soon
Friday, March 30, 2012Rating: rosettes

alan scully
 waggon & horses landlord comment
the comments I placed 2 years ago were neither fabricated nor malicious, but an actual reflection of my experience.

Alan
Sunday, March 18, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Joe Smith
 Complaint at your web site
The Landlord said:-
Again I find myself having to contact you regarding comment posted on your site, this is the third time I have tried to contact you maybe this time you will have the common decency to answer my e mail.
Please look at the comments posted against the Waggon & Horses Stalybridge. These I feel are malicious & fabricated comments that should be removed from your site.
I look forward to your reply.

Thanks Joe Smith
Sunday, March 11, 2012Rating: No rosettes

john Blackburn
 Closed Up
Now Closed for Good
Monday, March 5, 2012Rating: No rosettes

John Blackburn
 up for sale
up for sale, not many going in these days because of the price.
Monday, March 5, 2012Rating: No rosettes

john Blackburn
 Knocked down
now gone to make way for the New Bypass
R.I.P
Monday, March 5, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 CLOSED soon to be a Shop
Already Closed and to be turned into a Local Shop soon.
Saturday, December 3, 2011Rating: No rosettes

Kevin McDonough
 
After a 5 mile walk, myself, my wife and two friends visited the Roaches Lock for lunch today. The service was excellent, the food exceptional and the value for money (2 courses for £4.95, 3 courses for £5.95) was incredible. We'll definitely be paying many more return visits.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011Rating: rosettes

Alison Hague
 very upset
I brought my elderly mother here for her 78th birthday, following many friend's reccomendations.

We had such a horrible experience, we left with my mother in tears and I was unable to calm her down after the way she was spoken to by a member of staff who brought her the wrong meal. Not once, but twice. By the time they came with the meal she ordered, I had already finished mine and what made it worse was we were charged for the two meals that were wrongly brought to my mother.

we told the girl who charged us that we never had those meals and she said that they are shown as being ordered and she checked with the kitchen and they were served to us.

I was trying to remain calm and as i was explaining yet again the situation, my mother tried to calm it by saying she would pay for the extra food. At this moment we both overheard the waiter explaining to a barstaff member about what was going on and he said very loudly the silly old f*ck doesn't knowwhat she ordered

the girl on the till even heard, she turned to look at them both and then back at me and my mother.

I was speechless, I quickly paid the full bill (including the two extra meals). and left without saying a word, my mother was so upset. I will not be returning. EVER.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011Rating: No rosettes

Lou
 Could have been better
We visited Easter Sunday and ordered 4 adult meals and 2 kids meals. The choice for kids is limited. When they brought the food one kids meal was missing, we had to wait 10 minutes before it was brought out, in the meantime everyone else had nearly finished. Very, very dissapointing. The food is quite tasty but the portions are small and expensive. I think it's only saving grace is the location. The setting is beautiful.
Wednesday, April 27, 2011Rating: rosettes

Pete
 Telephone number is out of date
I have found out this pub doesn't have a telephone in it any longer the number goes to some poor lady who says she get calls for it all the time...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011Rating: rosettes

Graeme
 There has been a change - Management
This pub has been taken over by 2 guys in February 2011 and they're making changes which seem to be for the best so far...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011Rating: rosettes

caroline
 food
on arrival the pub looked in need of refurbishment, we were seated at a table and waited 20mins to be asked what drinks we wanted, another 20 mins for our food order, the food arrived, another 20 mins. The food overall was disgusting way too much salt, my sister had veggie curry which was VILE, all in all a disappointment.
Monday, April 4, 2011Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 ok.
Not Bad,But a Bit on the Expensive side,No Real Ale on,And a Few Seats at the Front of Pub.
Thursday, July 29, 2010Rating: rosettes

Del
 
One of our favourite places for a lunch, however we have recently been disappointed. Ordered a casserole which comprised really tasty juice stock, two large dumplings, some slices of mushrooms, two onions and two tiny pieces of meat. Come on this was a joke. Portion control gone A W O L £10.00.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah F
 Its A Shame.
Smells as soon as you come in the Door,and Nobody in and most of the Beer was off on our Visit.Its a Shame Because it good be a Great Pub,with its Pool Table and Good Garden/Outdoor/BBQ Area at the Back. it needs a Makeover inside.
Thursday, July 8, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Anonymous
 
Sunday, July 4, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Brian
 
We arrived at 6:00pm on one of the hottest days of the year expecting to be able to get a meal outside on the patio. After ordering drinks we tried to order food. We were told that they had decided to not serve food outside; no reason given. The person apparently incharge of the patio area was busy with her friends at one of the patio tables finishing a meal and drinks. We left disgusted.
Wednesday, June 23, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Great Real Ale + Live Music.
New Website
www.thewitchwood.net
Wednesday, June 23, 2010Rating: rosettes

Geoff Fearn.
 Brass Band Comp Tonight.
brass brand Comp tonight Friday 28th May Starts at 5pm,Im just calling in to see them,as the Drinks in this Place are Sky High,
Friday, May 28, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Gerald
 For sale
Currently it is up for sale
Monday, May 24, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Gerald
 Gone
It was totally demolished about a year ago
Monday, May 24, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah F
 Nice Pub
Well worth a Call in at This Small Marstons Pub. Nice and Friendly.
Thursday, May 20, 2010Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Now shops and Flats
Will Be Shops at The Bottom and Flats at The Top.
Sunday, May 16, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Nice Pub
nice little Pub,well worth a Visit Here,Small Car Park and Smoking Area at Rear.
Saturday, May 8, 2010Rating: rosettes

Sarah F
 Closed up.
Been Closed a Long Time now.
Thursday, April 29, 2010Rating: No rosettes

dennis shaw
 
we visited 18/4/2010 absolutely brilliant.the staff were marvelouse the food excellent
Monday, April 26, 2010Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Very bad Service here.
unfriendly staff and very poor Customer Service at This Wetherspoons Pub.This is one to Avoid.
Thursday, April 22, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Tim
 Closed up.
Closed up.
Saturday, March 6, 2010Rating: No rosettes

E Ashelby
 Great pub, wonderful food
We recently visited the Roaches Lock for an evening meal . The food was excellent and the service could not be faulted. We all enjoyed the welcoming atmosphere. Good value for money
Friday, March 5, 2010Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Closed up.
closed up.
Thursday, March 4, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 closed up
Has been Closed a Long Time now.
Thursday, February 25, 2010Rating: No rosettes

sally
 
after 1 hour of waiting for our food only my meal arrived by the time my other halfs meal arrived i had already eaten.food was awfull as were the service and the arrogant landlord.wont be going back.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Ian Willoughby
 Excellent Food
Great Beer (Robbies Red Ruby Dragon on) and the Meal was Lovely and it was packed Which i was told it always is.I Will be Returning Soon.
Tuesday, February 9, 2010Rating: rosettes

stocks
 
well if you like being charged for drinks you hav'nt ordered and plus extra meals there must have been ghosts sat at our table the food very adverage morrisons supermarket has far better food in there resturant my mum and dads anniversary was not what i wanted it to be
Saturday, February 6, 2010Rating: rosettes

Geoff Bell
 A wee bit expensive!
The Landlord / Manager Robert is very odd indeed,This is one to Stay Clear From Its a Shame as it is a Nice Public House,and it is Robinsons From Stockport But it is Very Expensive for what you get.
You are Better off going To Ashton Town Centre down the Road For a Cheaper Drink + Meal.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Alan Fish
 Good Pub
Good Pub in Ashton-under-lyne,and worth a vist,Alan from Across the Road.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Closed
Been closed for a Long Time now.
Tuesday, January 5, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 closed
Closed up
Monday, January 4, 2010Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Closed up
Closed
Saturday, December 26, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Now Closed
Closed up,They have had a Lot of Trouble with Local Youths once again.
Saturday, December 26, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Derek
 Utterly Dreadful
Obnoxious landlord. Miserable staff. Terrible service. Awful food. Joke prices. More rudeness than the whole of the internet.

This is just a truly dreadful experience all round - just don't put yourself through it. Stay at home with some sandwiches and you'll have a much better time.

Avoid the Waggon and Horses in Stalybridge at all costs.
Thursday, December 10, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Reopended
Reopended up,Dont know how long it will last for this time around?
Thursday, October 15, 2009Rating: rosettes

sarah
 good pub
nice pub in Stalybridge,5 mins from Train Stn,Beer Garden.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 good pub
Nice and Clean pub,from Ashton on the way to Stalybridge,with good beers on offer,Pool Table,well worth a visit.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009Rating: rosettes

sarah
 ok
ok is this little boozer,near Hurst Cross and across the road you have the Church inn.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Now an Islamic Centre LOL
you wont get Beer in here anymore,Its now the Ashton Jame Mosque and Islamic Centre.Across the Road From Swedish IKEA.
Friday, October 9, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed
Closed up now
Friday, October 9, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed Up
Closed up Now
Friday, October 9, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed
Closed up now
Friday, October 9, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Paul Jones
 Great Steaks
Excellent food on Offer here,The 8oz Sirloin was Excellent.
Thursday, October 8, 2009Rating: rosettes

Paul Jones
 Great Food + Beer
Great Food and Beer can be Found here.
Thursday, October 8, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Knocked Down Now
Shame as it was a Great Pub this one,We used to go in a Lot in 1993/4,Has been Knocked down and New Build Houses now on the Plot.
Wednesday, October 7, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed Up
Wednesday, October 7, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Another Went Years ago.
Closed down years ago now.
Wednesday, October 7, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed up
Went Years ago now.
Wednesday, October 7, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed UP
Wednesday, October 7, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Another Closed up
Closed years ago now.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed Up
All Closed up.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 closed
All Closed Up.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed
Another one which is now Closed up.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 Closed
Closed up now
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Closed
Closed Years ago now.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Good Pub
Ex Bass House,in a Nice Area called Hartshead near Ashton-Under-Lyne,Good Food and Beer on Offer here,With Car Park + Beer Garden,Families Welcome.
Monday, October 5, 2009Rating: rosettes

sarah
 ok
The Pub is ok,But Too Expensive,You can have a Better Drink and Time Next Door at The FAMOUS BUFFET BAR at Stalybridge Train Station,You must try their FAMOUS BLACK PEAS.seating outside,and small Smoking Area in the Car Park,Kids and Dogs Welcome Here.
Friday, October 2, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Never Heard of it????
No idea where this place is in Ashton.
Thursday, October 1, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 ok
Its Getting better in Here,No Hoodies and Baseball Caps + Emptyheads allowed.Note its Closed on TUESDAYS,But they are Trying.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009Rating: rosettes

Derek Boland
 ok
Nice inside,But not very Busy at all,and its very Dear for this Area
Monday, September 28, 2009Rating: rosettes

Karen walker
 wlhite hart hotel
this pub has now been knocked down, it was my Mothers who has now passed away
Friday, September 25, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 ok
Agree with Leo,The food is ok at This Robinsons Pub,This is where (Jack Duckworth) AKA Bill Tarmey (Off Coronation Street) Sings here on a Monday Night,But it is Dear for Beer,This has to be one of the Dearest Pubs in Ashton-Under-Lyne.Lovely old Building and has a Blue Plate on the Entrance Saying The First edition of Gardeners Question Time was Broadcast from here.
Thursday, September 24, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Another Good 1
Just up the road as the Dog + Pheasent,iis the D+P,Great Food here and Busy at Lunchtimes,at Least 2 Guest Ales on Most of the time.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Great Pub
Great Pub,wellworth a visit here,at least 1-2 Real ales on all the Time Here.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 Excellent Food
Well Known for its Great Food,This Small Robinsons House in Ashton Town Centre,Well worth a Visit here.
Saturday, September 19, 2009Rating: rosettes

Shelagh
 Josephs Tapas
Not been in the pub for a year or 2 as we moved out of the area so we were amazed when we called in and it had been revamped to such high standards.
We were delighted to find they are now serving Tapas on Thursday and Saturday nights. It was delicious as always, the staff are fantastic and the food was outstanding - definately worth a visit.
Saturday, September 19, 2009Rating: rosettes

Sarah
 good Pub
Enjoyed our Visit Here Today,One of the Best Pubs in Ashton-Under-Lyne,Come out of Train Stn and Turn Right,Go under the Bridge and you cant miss it,(5 mins walk)Good food and Ale,Tables Outside aswell
Tuesday, September 15, 2009Rating: rosettes

Barry
 Poor
We too have tried the Roe Cross and i must say the food is really good and they serve 5 cask ales in the pub. We now eat there instead of the waggon and horses as do many of their customers. The landlord of the waggon is so rude and seems to think you should be privaliged eating in his pub, and like the previous comment the food is nothing special just pub grub. Very average
Monday, September 14, 2009Rating: No rosettes

sarah
 GOOD
Just Reopened again,Not a Very busy Pub in Ashton-Under-Lyne,Buts its Quite Good,Karakoe is on Fridays and Saturdays from 8PM,Just across Road From Train Stn and Market + Shops.
Sunday, September 13, 2009Rating: rosettes

sarah
 Closed Up
Now boarded up with Metal Shutters.
Wednesday, September 2, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Also Closed Up
Boarded up with Metal Shutters.
Saturday, August 29, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Now Closed Up
Another one gone in Ashton-Under-Lyne (Lancs)
Saturday, August 29, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Alan
 Abysmal Service, Ignorant Landlord
The food here has usually been ok (but nothing to write home about), but over the last couple of years the service has been rubbish. Had to wait an hour and a half for the food and when I complained the landlord wasn't interested.
Friday, August 28, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Closed
All Closed up with Metal Shutters.
Friday, August 28, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Closed
Sorry to say But this one is now Closed up.
Friday, August 28, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Sarah
 Now Closed Up
Another one Gone in Ashton-Under-Lyne (Lancs)
Friday, August 28, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Geoff Bell
 
This Weatherspoons pub is 5 minutes walk from the bus and train stations, located on the edge of the town centre opposite the market. The staff are very slow and sometimes you can be waiting a good ten minutes to be served. Very disappointed with this weatherspoons pub.
Thursday, August 27, 2009Rating: No rosettes

Geoff Bell
 
This local pub is a nice friendly little local, with an outdoor beer garden and serves food daily. It is really nicely decorated inside with lots of interesting memrobilia dotted around. They serve hot drinks and food all day and do a sunday lunch starting a £7.95 for 2 course, but must be booked in advance.
Thursday, August 27, 2009Rating: rosettes

Paul Johnson
 VERY POOR
i also agree with the 2 previous comments. we were waiting for over an hour for our food and when we copmlained we were literaly told if you dont like it go somewhere else. Which we did and found a lovely pub just up the road called The Roe Cross. wow the food was fantastic, never tasted anything as good. Long gone was the carvery so we were told by the landlord (very nice chap) We will definatly eat here again. Fantastic !!
Sunday, August 9, 2009Rating: rosettes

Tony
 
The food is excellent with a good turn around form placing your order.The staff are pleasant with a high standard of service and have good customer care.Would definitely recommend to friends and family.
Friday, July 31, 2009Rating: rosettes

Garry Kenworthy
 The Hare and Hounds has re-opened
The Hare and Hounds is now back open for business. It has been refurbished and serves food daily. There is a great quiz on Tuesday nights and a live act on a Friday which generally packs the place out. There is a lovely beer garden and kiddies play area at the back where you can enjoy drinks and BBQ's in the summer sun.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009Rating: rosettes

julie ferris
 
well done. disability acess great food devine staff fab. Nothing to much trouble. thank you
Tuesday, June 16, 2009Rating: rosettes

Bob Rigby
 Saturday night birthday visit
return visit, been several times--VERY busy Sat night, and had to wait for table,BUT well worth the wait food excellent, sweet superb
MOST important, the staff of mostly young people work so very hard, and young people with MANNERS excellent will be back again that is a cert
Sunday, April 5, 2009Rating: rosettes

Jon Parker
 Terrible service and hostile environment
We went to the Waggon and Horses in Mottram on New Yearís Day 2007 and had a terrible experience. It was so bad that Iím still angry now and that is why Iíve written up my account even a couple years on. First of all, we were told that we would have to wait half an hour to be seated. The four of us then had to wait over an hour before we complained as to why the food was taking so long. When it did arrive, the food was good traditional British pub food but we had waited over 90 minutes. After paying, we merely told the owner he should have been more realistic and more polite about the wait, and he and his son flipped out. They started barging us around and making a huge scene. I thought it was going to be fisticuffs for sure. The guests I were with couldnít believe it: we had a Canadian and a Japanese lady with us. It felt like Fawlty Towers without the comedy.
Friday, February 13, 2009Rating: rosettes

bob rigby
 excellent
visited on Sat 11-10-2008
birthday visit, food and staff excellent, have been before and will go in future again
Sunday, October 12, 2008Rating: rosettes

Frank
 Tremendous Tapas
Best tapas this side of spain.Great bar great staff .Almost dont want to reccomend the place in case it gets swamped .Bet you will have to book early
Monday, September 1, 2008Rating: rosettes

mike
 
This is a top pub/bar. When traveling to a meeting in Tameside from south Yorkshire. We all meet in the Dog, have a few beers, leave our cars at a safe place(the Dog car park)Then catch a minibus to the village hotel, about 10 minutes away.
I love business meetings.
My wife wonders why???
Friday, August 8, 2008Rating: rosettes

Paul
 
It was great to go back to the dog on saturday night 7th June 2008 for tapas and as always best outside spain, nice atmosphere friendly staff thus creating a great ambience for the evening.
Tuesday, June 10, 2008Rating: rosettes

Lynn
 highland laddie not ther anymore,great in 70's
Friday, February 23, 2007Rating: No rosettes

Lynn cragg
 
how old is this info ? this place no longer exists! it went years ago.
Friday, February 23, 2007Rating: No rosettes

John Wootton
 Boarded-up
Friday, February 16, 2007Rating: No rosettes

Jon Orpheus
 Acoustic Eclectic
upstairs @ Q Inn
every Wednesday 9 pm
guest spots available

musicians, singers, poets, performers & audience, all welcome!

www.myspace.com/acousticeclectic
Tuesday, February 6, 2007Rating: rosettes

Ste
 
Great music venue. Everyone must visit this place at some point before it is knocked down
Friday, January 12, 2007Rating: rosettes

simon
 brilliant
The best Spanish food this side of Barcelona.

Lovely staff

A great night out
Thursday, November 9, 2006Rating: rosettes

Will
 The Best Restraunt in Ashton
8/10/2006

This is a good restraunt for both families and couples. The food is good and the atmosphere is great. I will go back.
Tuesday, October 10, 2006Rating: rosettes

Sandra
 The Service
I went there on the Thursday Night 5/10/06. The food was poor, the sweets were exceptional, and the service was simply divine. I was served by a handsome young chap known by, i think, Aaron. He was the best. The overall ratting is 2 but the service was 5 out of 5.
Tuesday, October 10, 2006Rating: rosettes

Anonymous
 great pub
very friendly shaun the landlord is great. kath aways a smile .great beer great company
Wednesday, September 27, 2006Rating: rosettes

mark/ali
 pub
Top landlords and he can sing too. Highly entertaining Friday night!!
Monday, September 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

Gemma from across the road
 fun to enjoy
i love the twelve inches of butty i get !
Monday, July 24, 2006Rating: rosettes

Rhi + Adam + Aaron + Loz
 every friday night
we go into this pub every friday night! Excellent atmosphere! Yeah baby ! DJ plays all sorts of music, everyone gets along, friendly bar staff who don't mind you dancing!
Saturday, July 22, 2006Rating: rosettes

Duane Crossland
 Tamesides best pub
without a doubt the best pub in tameside. excellent atmosphere, great range of ales at a good price. Free live entertainment on friday & saturday nights is well worth checking out.

You won't be dissapointed if you pay a visit to this excellent pub.
Saturday, July 8, 2006Rating: rosettes

Tricia Bradshaw
 Simply Great
Simply great. Very relaxed,staff cannot do enough for you...food great .....lovely surroundings..and the kids love it..and the staff love the kids!!! ( or at least they look like they do!!!)...highly recommend,especially if you have kiddies!!!!
Thursday, June 29, 2006Rating: rosettes

mags monaghan
 service
We Visited on Thursday 08/06/2006. lovley pub with nice garden. I was very surprised when the staff refused to serve food in to the pub garden. I had to wait for the food to be brought to a table in the pub and then take it to the garden myself. I asked why and was told company policy. A bit old fashioned in these days dont you think. The food was good and the incidebt did not detract from the evening
Sunday, June 11, 2006Rating: rosettes

mark
 ITS NOT SHUT
sorry, my mistake, it's the newmarket that's now flats. The Newboroughs' a good pub with friendly staff and customers, and its got fish tanks
Thursday, June 8, 2006Rating: rosettes

mark
 its now flats
its been shut for about 2 years.
shame really
Thursday, June 8, 2006Rating: No rosettes

jane cheetham
 live music & real ale
Biker friendly pub with guest ales from local micro-breweries. Live music every friday and saturday night. Rock disco every sunday. Friendly staff and locals, good atmosphere - definitely worth a night out!!
Saturday, May 20, 2006Rating: rosettes

johno
 not 3 bad
good booze up, shame about the landlord Andy because u may need a train to get round him sometimes. Landladys sound but has a knack of stealing lighters and has bad pink hair.
Wednesday, April 26, 2006Rating: rosettes

dan
 manchester united loving blokes pub
Expect swairing but a fun pub. nice management and the barmaid emma is lovely. good for watching football and good night out
Saturday, March 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

Cameron Kantar
 The best pub in the world
All my mates and I congregate here every weekend, for a good old drink, and have a laugh, the bar staff and owner are very acoomadating and pleasant. They will go out of there way to keep you happy and entertained,a nd to make you feel welcome. Live music is played there at least once a month.
Tuesday, March 14, 2006Rating: rosettes

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 mint
it is so da b3st all da bar staff ar3 fri3ndly n da puntas w3ll 1 iz sxy
Sunday, March 5, 2006Rating: rosettes

jeff roscoe
 good pub,nice pint
great pub.we go in vault fridays play darts have a good nite evey week
Sunday, February 26, 2006Rating: rosettes

Gail
 Lovely Pub
Great night on a Friday for Karaoke. Nice pub for a quiet drink and relax - staff lovely!
Monday, February 20, 2006Rating: rosettes

Drew Smithies
 Diamond in the rough
Great little local pub, very hospitable landlord and bar staff. Probably the best pint of Robinsons Bitter served in any pub on the planet. Comfortable surroundings, good company.
Friday, February 17, 2006Rating: rosettes

Dave
 Very friendly,
Good food, good service, breathtaking views all year round. Worth a visit.
Tuesday, December 27, 2005Rating: rosettes

Shires
 out of this world.
Monday nights at the Q are absolutely marvellous. Mr Sunflower with Andy as an accompanying strummer are a magical couple, lifting everyone's spirits as high as some of the regular's brains. A beautiful, homely, warming, truly autumnal inn. superb.
Tuesday, October 11, 2005Rating: rosettes

mike smith
 lost its way
Used to go in this pub a lot but in the last couple of years the place is very poor. The prices are to much for the poor beer that is served in this place. Hope one day it will get back to a pub that it used to aspire.
Saturday, September 24, 2005Rating: rosettes

Harry Flounder
 really fun pub
go there religiously every weekend. great night out. especially on a party night.
Wednesday, September 14, 2005Rating: rosettes

me
 jjjj
chaplins is a great night out! u shud really try it..
Friday, May 13, 2005Rating: rosettes

sian welch
 great pub
lovely original features ,stained glass etc. really friendly
Tuesday, April 26, 2005Rating: rosettes

Bob Simpson
 Real Pub
Excellent Pub Quiz On Thursday's 9:00 p.m. Not too difficult or technical but challenging enough for it to be entertaining.
Saturday, April 2, 2005Rating: rosettes

Martin Saville
 sponsors of the finest Sunday league Team
The Pub that inspired the name of The Mighty HoW, or rather was the boozer owned by Pasty's Dad and players thought they might get a free pint
Monday, March 28, 2005Rating: rosettes

James
 Fantastic
Excellent place to visit. After a nice relaxing walk along the canal and through the country park what a place to call in for refreshments. Excellent food and service. well recomended to all ramblers.
Thursday, March 24, 2005Rating: rosettes

James
 Drains
Shame about the smell the other day from the drains that was all over the pub! Other than that nice publicans!
Thursday, March 24, 2005Rating: rosettes

Anonymous
 unhygienic
On a recent visit, nice people in carrbrook, shame the pub is at a very low standard, would have been nice to wash hands after trip too the loo
Thursday, March 24, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Jane Davis
 Pub quiz and Jackpot winner often the landlord
Totally agree with the previous comment!! 100%
Saturday, February 12, 2005Rating: rosettes

Maddoc Martin
 good mixed crowd
Shows that people are much more tolerant these days
Wednesday, February 2, 2005Rating: rosettes

james
 This is brill
I think that this pub has got two brilliant managers
Sunday, January 30, 2005Rating: rosettes

Liz Halligan
 Fantastic pub
A great friendly pub with wonderful food from a large menu. I am a member of the motorbike club who meet once a week there. There is also a diving and pool club as well as live bands.

The best sunday lunch in the area!
Monday, January 24, 2005Rating: rosettes

Deano
 Comfortable & Friendly
Built in 1835 (originally called the Flowing Bowl) complete with Ghost, The Norman is a lovely, quaint local pub only 1 mile from Staly Vegas. Very friendly Staff & customers & a great atmosphere. Live singers on Saturday night & Quiz & Games on Sunday.
This pub has to be one of the best in Dukinfield.
Well done to the two landladies.
Wednesday, January 12, 2005Rating: rosettes

Warren Lemark
 OK ATMOSPHERE, GAMES FUN BUT CORRUPTION IN GAMES
The atmosphere is all right. The quiz night is good (on Tuesdays). The bad thing is that the landlord and landlady play in every game, specially for the money jackpot, and they win many times. NOT ETHICALOR PROFESSIONAL!
They should just be there but not be part of the winnings, since evrything looks suspicious. They have a lot of tickets for the jackpot and probably do not pay for them. Hmmm, isn't that fishy????????
DEFINATELY RECOMMEND THEM NOT TO BE PART OF THE GAMES AS PLAYERS!!!!!!!!
Thursday, January 6, 2005Rating: rosettes

ella
 lovely friendly pub
looks rough from outside but nice friendly staff make this place somewhere were you can have a good laugh and friendly drink. always made to feel welcome.
Wednesday, January 5, 2005Rating: rosettes

Leo Teller
 Ecellent Pub
Warm friendly pub
Saturday, November 20, 2004Rating: rosettes

Leo Teller
 Food Reviewer
Food can be good but quite often Substandard.

Avoid the xmas meals, not worth bothering, reformed turkey, the'yre having a laugh.

Nicely decorated.

Landlord Robert, Complete TW*T hated by all
Saturday, November 20, 2004Rating: rosettes

Mikey
 Shahbaaz - Indian Food
Perfection.

You will not find a better curry for miles
Saturday, November 20, 2004Rating: rosettes

Joe
 good food
Staff are really friendly, good atmosphere,good food and good views, a great place to dine!
Wednesday, July 21, 2004Rating: rosettes

Joe
 Summer eating
Good place to eat in the summer.
Great views of the countryside from the restaurant.
Wednesday, July 7, 2004Rating: rosettes

Sue
 Yum
Lovely food, great for familes, easy wheelchair access.
Tuesday, June 22, 2004Rating: rosettes

Peter
 Great!
Great place to eat friendly staff great for family's!
Tuesday, June 22, 2004Rating: No rosettes


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