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The Vale Inn

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29-31 Adlington Road | Bollington, Bollington SK10 5JT, England
+44 1625 575147
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very disappointing. Meals came out on PLASTIC plates!! Small portions and it was pretty average. My meal came out 10 minutes before other main! The worst part is.... we finished our mains and asked to see a desert menu to be told the Kitchen had closed and no Deserts would be served!!! Absolutely ridiculous. We weren't even made aware the... More 

1 Thank Jack W
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here a few times in the last couple of months and the food has really improved since we came in a year or so ago. Excellent service and cosy pub.

Thank glad78503
Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This could be a great pub. It has a fabulous beer garden and views, great on warm days and has a nice fire going in winter. However can only give low rating and have given up on this place. The food and some staff have let it down. The menu is very basic/tasteless, occasionally there will be the odd special... More 

1 Thank 613Holly_S
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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389 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the brewery tour last night and met at the Vale Inn which is the same owners as the brewery. What a great pub with great staff and great food. To top it all the beer was good as well. Well done guys.

Thank Lewis K
Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Busy Pub good beer and cider and pub food only complaint it the queue to get served just gets longer !

1 Thank 20cherie
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148 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went on a Sunday for drinks and food. Great outside space with views. Beer is always good. Food great value and choices. Friendly staff eager to please. Give this pub a try and support it.

Thank IAN B
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic pub, dog friendly. Huge selection of crafted ales. Recently refurbished outside beer garden that backs onto Bollington Rec. Great local pub!

Thank BigD87
Rothley, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Went on the brewery tour and then meal. The meal was pie and chips but very tasty and properly done. Hand cut chips. Sticky toffee pudding to follow. All straightforwardly basic. Highlight must be the beer itself which is excellent. Surroundings inside the pub are single roman hard floor - quite retro! But it is comfortable enough and quite cosy.

Thank Maxonian206
United Kingdom
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173 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

First rate. Simple food, good local beers. The prices are most reasonable, too. Beers brewed locally. It would be good to have a old fashioned mild sleep, though.

Thank ozzertjie
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

It's not some ghastly gastro pub, but an honest, modern alehouse serving first rate food, some British (Gammon egg and chips - yum) and some international (curries, chillis). Pleasant atmosphere. Good local beers (where's the mild ale, guys) and overall most reasonable prices.

1 Thank John P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 Adlington Road | Bollington, Bollington SK10 5JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Bollington
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 575147

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