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The Governor's House

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43 Ravenoak Road | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7EQ, England
+44 161 488 4222
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I can feel my life ebbing away The desire to do something...anything!...being slowly sucked out of me As The Jam play in the background, competitive with the BBC parliamentary channel on the TV...wtf is that all about?....I can see my life decent towards the inextricable decision about whether to go for the 2 fof 1 deal on Chilli con Carne... More 

Thank SimonMu
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66 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It is not unusual that you can go out on a Friday night and see an unwatched TV screening third rate football or some dozy golf tournament. Yet the Governor's has teach a new peak of pointless TV. Today's programme was a Parliamentary Select Committee on Hate Crime - with the sound turned down so that we could all hear... More 

Thank Ccc2204
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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507 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked and were shown our reserved table in an annexe near a large group of people. The noise was unbearable and we had to move to a quieter part of the pub. 3 of us ordered roast beef dinners only to be told they had run out of beef. Opted for the chicken instead which arrived more like grilled... More 

Thank 2010mustang
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Warm and friendly welcoming arrival, we may have been first in but they were set up and ready to go. Sunday papers on a high table first caught my eye usually a good sign. A good layout open but with lots of private areas. Food was well priced , pub standards done to a good quality. A good range of... More 

Thank S G
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The first thing that strikes you as you arrive on a dark Feb evening is the beautifully illuminated tree, with its warm welcome, which is continued by the house, decor and staff. Friendly, helpful and very accommodating. Rooms are a good size, with all you need and the food and breakfast is awesome. For anyone exploring this beautiful part of... More 

Thank Lee H
Stockport, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

We had our wedding reception here, it was easy to book, easy to tailor and the staff were really helpful in the planning. We arrived on the day and they'd put all my table decs out for me, the food was out and we had our own private section. They'd even taken the details from our guest book and scanned... More 

Thank QueenieSto-Hellit
manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Well ... having 6 grown up children I was amazed to see in our local pub the enclosed leaflet ..... need I say more

4 Thank Greg H
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Food great, drink great staff wonderful, cannot fault this pub. The staff were most helpful with our food order.

Thank chuckles40
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I had a lovely meal of Salmon, potatoes and seasonal vegetables with a jug of lemon sauce. I cannot fault the meal. I requested the 'buttered' potatoes to be served without butter and it was not a problem. Lovely pub meal at a good price. I will happily eat here again.

Thank Alison J
Stockport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately after deciding on this venue for Christmas dinner we had a very disappointing experience Service was very slow, we had to initiate every contact....to be shown to our table...to receive starters...for the starters to be cleared etc No Christmas spirit whatsoever, staff were visible stressed and didn't want to be there. Food was very poor quality, starters were tasteless,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 21
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Ravenoak Road | Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle SK8 7EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Cheadle
  • Phone Number: +44 161 488 4222
Whether you are looking for a great place to meet friends, enjoying a relaxed meal or even looking for a comfortable place to stay for the night, we like to think we have all you need. Just a short distance from Manchester we are in a great location.

We have a private meeting room available for hire, it can accommodate up to 14 people and we can organise food and drinks packages for every occasion.Our food menu is designed to meet all occasions and is available all day every day.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?