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Blacksmith's Arms

) #67 of 159 Restaurants in Macclesfield $$ - $$$ , British,
Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
01625 424312
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
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21 - 30 of 406 reviews

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Me and the wife for our 15th wedding anniversary meal. The staff are very pleasant but that's were the good experience ends. I had a burger and chips and the wife had fish and chips. Overly long wait for meals (and it was very quiet)....More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 16 May 2017

What a pleasant experience to drop in to a pub on the way home after a difficult day and be greeted by two lovely girls who lift up your attitude with a smile and a laugh. Lauren and Laura were a sight for sore eyes....More

Thank baba235
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We have visited a couple of times with the family. The food is excellent, much better than other pubs in the area. They were also very helpful and knowledgeable with regard to my son's diary allergy. The garden is great for kids, will definitely be...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have been for a meal tonight, and what a disappointment. Slow service, below average food which was luke warm. We have been going to the Blacksmiths for a long time but after tonight it will be along time before we go back

1  Thank Rob P
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Slow does not come close to describe the service and speed with which food is served. Have been on various occasions and there is always a 40 min plus wait for food even if there is only a couple of people in. The management is...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We popped in on the spur of the moment for some lunch. It wasn't overly busy and was seated quickly. We were explain the lunch menu option/deal and also a main menu. We order drinks and the pondered over the choices. I had a lovely...More

Thank lorilou-190
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was a repeat visit because they have a play area for the kids but over the last few years the service has got slower and slower. 1hr plus today for a starter and 2 kids meals while half the restaurant was empty

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Thank J1631CPsteves
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The food was excellent and so was the service. The nicest chips I've had in a restaurant for a while. The roasted veg were beautiful and my husband had the chicken dish which he said was beautiful, but the only thing that let it down...More

Thank Julia D
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Visited early afternoon & not very many people in. Service unusually amateurish, & fairly long wait for food, but that's not a problem as such, but when it arrived it was far from hot. Consequently, the food was cold half way through eating it. Having...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

my wife had her 60th birthday meal here with friends and its not good chicken cold but cooked had been cooked about 2 hours before other people with her had bad food , the manager knocked £50 off the bill no one else in which...More

Thank toffeeman123
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do they do a set menu for a wedding
26 August 2015|
Response from Lewis F | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do set menu for a wedding but what have you got to lose in asking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
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: Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Macclesfield
  • Phone Number: 01625 424312
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