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the robin hood

$$ - $$$, British,
Buxton Road, Congleton CW12 3PE, England
+44 1260 295241
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Buxton Road, Congleton CW12 3PE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last Sunday. Disappointmented they did no Sunday lunch but decided to try the food anyway. The starters we had were calamari which was really nice. I had steak and the other half had lasagne and the food was well presented and very nice. The...More

Thank SMJ1290
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had decided to stop here en route from Wales back to the Midlands, so had the postcode in the satnav. When we pulled into the car park we thought we'd stopped at the wrong place. It didn't look like a usual Marston's pub at...More

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Looks tired and jaded from outside but having heard it was getting better we decided to give it a go. Sunday roast meals are very odd indeed. Doesn't come with mash but overcooked skin on baby spuds, and bits of Roast potato. I say bits...More

Thank dollydelash
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A Smile helps make any place feel welcoming and the Staff on The Sunday Evening we visited did smile and were Friendly.. The food was good and the service was excellent. The Beer was well kept, so what more is required?

Thank P46
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We were exhibiting at North Rode Vintage Rally and decided to have tea here. Nice pub grub and very reasonable. Staff are extremely friendly and they are now dog friendly in most areas. Cask beer was superb

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We come here all the time as a family, great value on food, great good and amazing staff who are always great with our kids! Couldn't recommended enough

Thank jenatkins123
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Overall the pub is quite gloomy and tired looking - The seating especially is really grubby.... But I was on the way home from a day out in the Peaks and I was hungry!! So I ordered a roast beef. The beef was chewy and...More

3  Thank Bev1304
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Not bad but not amazing by any means. We sat outside and it really needs some care paying to it. Food is nothing better than average at best and the service could be better at the bar. Not worth the effort to drive out to...More

2  Thank Jake S
Karl H, Manager at the robin hood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi jake, We are sorry you didnt enjoy your experience with us. We are currently giving out garden some TLC ahead of the summer months. We hope you give us another try as we know we are capable of more than this.

Reviewed 5 May 2017

A group of us visited recently and were shocked at the terrible smell of drains within the restaurant ,,very off putting.All said we decided to stay ..the food was ok nothing special the bread on my sandwich was very dry and the chips tasteless and...More

1  Thank StaffordshireJulie
Karl H, Manager at the robin hood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi Julie, We are terribly sorry for your recent experience. Unfortunately the smell was out of our control and we understand it was off putting however it has now been sorted! We hope you give us another try so you can see we are capable...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely reception, traditional ales good larger, great food at very good prices, look out for 2-1 grill night and curry and a drink evening. Great from families and dog friendly, the pool table is a good addition.

Thank James D
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Questions & Answers
13 February 2015|
Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
I know they offer a dedicated children's menu as well as the main adults menu, they do a two for one at lunch time in the week but only on the adults menu. I hope that helps. regards, John
29 December 2014|
Response from Mikki43uk |
The reviewer "WilmslowDecorators" is obviously a hoax as the Brownlow Inn is an excellent venue from the reviews that it has, Trip Advisor obviously does not take any reviews seriously, unfortunately, some businesses who are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
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 - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buxton Road, Congleton CW12 3PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 295241
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