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Mainwaring Arms

Whitmore Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 5HR, England
+44 1782 680851
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tender beef” (3 reviews)
“mash” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Whitmore Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 5HR, England
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I booked a table for 14 for a family get together. When we arrived the table was set for us with menus at every setting. Between us we chose at least 7 different things from the menu. While we waited for our food we sat...More

1  Thank Berenice S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited for Saturday lunch. My wife had sea bass which she said was excellent and I had the chicken breast which was lovely. Both were imaginatively presented and, although not cheap, were excellent value for money. This is fast becoming our favourite place to eat.

1  Thank Bunterjuice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mainwaring Arms has been around for years. There is a small bar area, open back room and restaurant booths for food. This makes the atmosphere very nice. There is a good selection of beers and wines. The staff are nice and the menu though...More

2  Thank DTWinfield1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good pub food, efficient service, great beers from joules brewery. A proper traditional English pub. Great atmosphere

1  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to the Mainwaring Arms before and again the food did not disappoint. I had the pie which was a large portion,piping hot and very tasty, others in my party had burgers and a steak which were all delicious. Old fashioned pub with a...More

2  Thank Woolley68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this pub and restaurant on a recommendation. It was a busier than expected day due to the local university students returning. The steak and ale pie was very good. The local beer was fine. The special dishes were sold early on, so on...More

1  Thank Westlawns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been many times. Very good Joules beer and a real country pub. Try the steak and ale pie. It’s delicious but you do have to be hungry !

1  Thank neil c
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good Jules pub with good food, joules pint and some history. Lovely little spot. Beer garden at rear. Serves food until 9pm.

2  Thank Neil F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A perfect pub, for buzz, range of clients, warm welcome, sense of activity, fittings and fixtures, and the food. The sausage, mash, savoy cabbage and onion gravy was REAL. The sausages were not uniform, they varied is size, ie real sausages. This is a real...More

2  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We booked in here for Sunday Tea - at 5pm. 7 of us. Our friends had been a few weeks before and had recommended it, so we were really looking forward to it. Arrived spot on 5pm and informed the girl behinf the bar -...More

2  Thank 400NICKY
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Annette S
21 July 2017|
Response from mainwaringarms | Property representative |
We currently serve food every day. Monday to Friday the kitchen is open from 12pm till 3pm for Lunch, then from 4pm until 9pm for Dinner. On Saturdays food is served all day from 12pm until 9pm, and on Sundays from 12pm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whitmore Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 5HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Newcastle-under-Lyme
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 680851
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