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Roaches Lock Inn

) #1 of 12 Restaurants in Mossley $$ - $$$ , British,
387 Manchester Road, Mossley OL5 9BB, England
+44 1457 837151
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
387 Manchester Road, Mossley OL5 9BB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Poor food .Landlady.shocking.attitude. Will not ok .the pub needs a complete makeover we will not be returning. No wonder they are always advertising for a new chef and bar staff.

1  Thank Les Jean W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here a lot. The food is always good the cheese and onion pie is to die for, I have no problem in recommending it to anyone

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awful rainy summer day, but wanted to take mum out for lunch. Roaches Lock was recommended to me. Great welcome although a little too enthusiastic, calling us guys, as I am a 58 year old woman and was with my mother, hardly youngsters! We were...More

Thank ManDebKen
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times over recent years. Good food for a good price would sum it up. Portions for us all were good. The price was fair. It was rammed out when we went so we expected a wait on our hands. Half an...More

Thank make-it-count1
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I go to this pub quite a lot, it has a brilliant beer garden overlooking the canal.I have always found the food to be top notch and they usually have a deal on where you can 1, 2 or 3 courses for a certain price....More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Always a good atmosphere but the food quality has definitely suffered lately. We have been regulars for many years but went on Sunday and were disappointed. We returned one meal untouched as it was inedible but received no apology and it was still added to...More

Thank wrigley2017
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Got to say it was terrible three of us had fish and chips one had a burger on the children's menu and gabs had chicken casserole. The chips were ok but the fish was terrible it was slimy. I asked what type of fish it...More

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped in. He had the liver and bacon. I had the chicken wings and the cheese board as I didn't want a main. All the choices were excellent would definitely return

Thank 45coletter
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Went for birthday meal with partner, daughter and son law one Saturday night. Great starters. We were served pretty quickly with starters and the main course for 3 of us. My daughter ordered a beef steak pudding with all the trimmings. The staff apologised for...More

Thank Marytwink
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My son and I dropped into Roaches on our way home from climbing in Derbyshire. My first selection off the menu was not available so I opted for the Cajun Salmon. The Salmon had a very strong fishy flavour which suggested it was past its...More

Thank Gary S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 Manchester Road, Mossley OL5 9BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Mossley
  • Phone Number: +44 1457 837151
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