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Pointing Dog

Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was okay but nothing great. Haddock was overcooked and sauce flavourless. Expensive for what is poor pub food and the waiter had a bad attitude. Girl serving was friendly and helpful though. £9 for kids fish fingers and chips was taking it a bit...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nicely done decor-wise, disappointing start for my husband as despite an interesting choice on offer of draught beers, most of them were unavailable... Food impressive (although no lobster available at 7pm on a sat night...) and generous portions, really good wine list. Reasonably priced,...More

Thank Lara W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for a meal with my partner as a treat, both ordered the gourmet burger and chips, was lovely, just I think £16 each for a burger and chips was slightly pricey for what it was, great service except accidentally got charged £15 instead of...More

Thank stockport12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

family lunch great food & excellent. efficient & friendly service I love roast potatoes and as luck would have it they left them off my plate - apologised & bought me full big plate of roasties on the side - they were good crispy roast...More

Thank Hilary J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Pointing Dog last Sunday for a baby shower. There was around 20 of us eating and drinking and given that it was a baby shower we ended up being in there for a few hours... spending more and more money. We asked...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived on the bank holiday for a bite to eat and was seated at the table quickly. Food ordered and we waited, and waited and then some more. After 40 minutes I asked the waiter to chase the food and after a disapproving look he...More

Thank Iain T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday April 2nd 2017 at 7:15 and we had booked a table for 8. On the phone, the gentleman who booked me in said there may not e any roasts left. I asked why, [as it was an early evening booking] " they tend to...More

Thank soojay
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Yet another delicious afternoon tea at the Pointing Dog. I booked for myself and mum to go for afternoon tea on Easter Monday. £20 deposit taken for booking but as we had no intention of cancelling I was happy to pay this. On the Monday...More

Thank RooStockport
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First time we had dined here and it was for a large group celebrating our sons 18th birthday. I chose the mushroom starter and roast beef dinner which were both excellent, washed down with a nice glass of rioja - I would highly recommend this...More

Thank MinecraftSteve
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday evening for a family meal. First of all, it's a curious building - it feels as though if it weren't a pub, it would be a National Trust visitor centre. The wood cladding outside and big glass windows have a curious...More

Thank Sam W
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Beryl B
Is it dog friendly
26 April 2017|
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Shashi J
We have booked a 2 bedroom suite and wanted to know what items they have in the kitchenette and do they have irons and ironing boards or do you have to request one?
29 September 2015|
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smithy Green | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Cheadle
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