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Leather's Smithy

Langley | Clarke Lane, Macclesfield SK11 0NE, England
+44 1260 252313
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (15 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Langley | Clarke Lane, Macclesfield SK11 0NE, England
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went there not expecting much but oh boy were we surprised! There was nothing we could fault.Ambience,decor,welcome,food,range of beers including their own,menu,food and price.This was a superb night out from start to finish and we will be back.Congratulations to the whole of...More

Thank Leonidos1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue on a quite bank holiday due to local roadworks Good range of mains and starters Steak was wonderful as was the hanging kebab

Thank can0e_mark
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Another enjoyable lunch at Leathers Smithy. Polite host, good service and very nice food. If I had to find a negative (and it is an extremely small one) the tables are very sticky, I think it is whatever they had been sprayed with when being...More

Thank Jaybsunny
Reviewed 12 August 2018

My first visit here. Went for Sunday lunch and had the lamb. Nice meat and the roast potatoes and gravy were excellent. Really enjoyed the food. Drink wise, I ordered a pint of Dizzy Blonde. Although I have drank this beer many times before it...More

Thank HydeSeek
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

2nd visit, the first we left disappointed after waiting to be served at the bar watching two people behind the bar attempt to rectify another parties bill with little success, ignoring us as we waited patiently. We left without being served. 2nd visit this evening...More

2  Thank petesmith7
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch after a walk around Macclesfield Forest. Surprisingly busy for a Wednesday lunchtime, we were still served immediately, with the lady behind the bar taking our order, saving us a table and adjusting my meal to take into account my wheat allergy....More

1  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Another wonderful meal at this lovely place,.... tonight i had the chickpea, potato and peanut curry with rice.....delicious!!!! huge credit to the wonderful chef who created it, think it may have been the lovely jo. As always, the service was fantastic, the food was piping...More

Thank helenet733
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family with our family from overseas. We received exceptional service and the food really was brilliant! An extensive menu to choose from, very well cooked and presented. One of our party was gluten free, the owner and chef went out of...More

Thank juliaperez2018
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Having ordered a veggie burger with chips and salad I was presented with a black charcoal bread burger. Fair enough I thought, that’s different for £11.95. The chips were hot enough but the burger was luke warm. I complained and it was returned after a...More

1  Thank Royevans1977
john b, Owner at Leather's Smithy, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

I felt duty bound to respond to this review if only to correct and directly challenge some of the comments you have made. Quite frankly the suggestion that the service we offer is the worst anyone will experience is patently ridiculous. On an average week...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Pub with character...food delicious,plenty of choice particularly on the special ‘s board ...no complaints...lovely view of the reservoir!

1  Thank Linda B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langley | Clarke Lane, Macclesfield SK11 0NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Macclesfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 252313
Description
This is a traditional pub in a lovely waterside setting on the edge of Macclesfield forest. Excellent food is served lunchtime and evening. A standard menu is supplemented by a daily "blackboard" of "specials" which features the best of local produce. With a specialist chef on board we have become noted for the quality and range of our vegetarian and vegan options. We have also introduced family friendly childrens' and pizza menus both offering real value for money. The pub has a range of traditional ales including guest beers. In the winter real fires warm the stone floored bar area as well as the more formal dining area of the pub. Very popular and booking is essential at weekends. As residents of the area we aware of what the competition has to offer and feel that Leather's Smithy provides excellent food of consistent quality at a very fair price. We do not allow dogs in any part of the pub. Except guide dogs.
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