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The Railway Inn

4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
+44 1260 272527
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tagliatelle” (3 reviews)
“the pub” (23 reviews)
“normal menu” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had the light bite menu, more like a under 5 meal, value for money complete rip -off been a couple of times before in the last few months which were good, but standard now terrible. this will be the last time, we go to this...More

Thank maureenevans28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this pub when moored on the nearby canal - three people and a dog. All were made welcome, and we enjoyed lunch. The menu is fairly typical pub fare, but good all the same. Beer was from a local micro brewery - Front...More

Thank Lightning_Slim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family and friends met to begin a weekend of celebrating my nieces weddingThere was a large group of us but it want a problem all our meals were lovely and the ladies in the group also enjoyed a game of no go to which we...More

Thank nicolaCumbria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as a group of 12 for a birthday, three generation's worth. They were very good with the booking and the table was nice and there is a lot of space, so as a group you don't feel that you are annoying everyone else....More

Thank Trippingongas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We waited ages for our food ,I don't usually mind waiting but it wasn't busy, When the food finally arrived the order was incorrect but we waited that long we just accepted it,we didn't want to wait again! I have never had such a bad...More

1  Thank Nerys W
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here after the Queens . Found to be serving good beer from a micro brewer all very good. Most of the customers very friendly advising us of other public house's to visit. Although one was very rude to wife at the bar . still...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The staff were lovely. The food was overpriced, average food. The child's Pizza was actually cheese on toast. The owners need to decide if this is a pub or a restaurant. The prices are similar to a restaurant but the quality and atmosphere are more...More

2  Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We've been visiting The Railway for a few years now on a regular basis as we've always really enjoyed the food and it's very local to us. Unfortunately, this evening was our last visit. The owner needs to decide whether he/she wants to run a...More

Thank StalkerCheshire
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Every time me and a few friends meet up we always go to our favourite local for drinks. The staff here always look after us and are very friendly. I love the decor, there's always a warm atmosphere, facilities are high standard and it's always...More

3  Thank harricw12
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We have been to the Railway several times and found the food very good , visited a week ago with our friends who were over from Spain , I have to say we were really disappointed with the food and the service we felt we...More

Thank maparowe1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 272527
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