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The Moorings

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Anderton Marina Uplands Road | Anderton, Northwich CW9 6AJ, England
+44 1606 79789
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Newton-Le-Willows, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here on a number of occasions and it has always been consistently good , there is a good selection on the menu to suit all tastes and pockets , the tables are always nicely presented , I had the minted lamb and it was delicious 😋. There was six in our party and each plate was empty... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was hoping to award a 4 or 5 but was slightly disappointed today as the service level was chaotic! The mature waitress took our order efficiently and then it went down hill from there. The food arrived quickly but they made errors with the meals. The lamb was covered in gravy but the meat was very dry in texture... More 

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Thank MIIKKE
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I had wanted to visit the Anderton Boatlift for some time and did so today , the first decent day of the week. I booked lunch at The Moorings restaurant and my wife and I were warmly welcomed on our arrival. The food was simple but excellent and very plentiful. The interior of the restaurant offers views over the marina... More 

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Thank David R
Derbyshire
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious meals a real gem of a place. Mitchellin worthy. We are vegetarian and we had the vegetable and blue cheese crumble and plaice stuffed with crab and prawn my mouths watering remembering how delicious it was. The starters were amazing too. Prices are really reasonable we paid more at a harvester for microwaved meals.

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Thank devil_trouble
Northwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Have visited The Moorings many times over the past few years and have never failed to be impressed with both the standard of food and service. The restaurant is next to and overlooks the Anderton Marina and the canal boats and also close to Anderton Boat Lift. It's an unusual single storey building and doesn't give many clues to the... More 

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Thank Karen R
Northwich, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is my second review of The Moorings. Since my first one we have visited the restaurant several times. Everybody is entitled to their opinion and I have no problems leaving a negative review to anywhere I visit if warranted. ON EVERY OCCASION we have visited The Moorings, me, the wife and other family members that have joined us, have... More 

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Thank Bob H
Manchester
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We are going to moor here in 2017. so we decided to see what The Moorings had to offer. The small restaurant is nicely decorated and very clean and tidy. We ordered from the Sunday lunch menu. The plates were a bit on the small side but the potatoes and vegetables were served separately, extra gravy came along with a... More 

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Thank SukieSueManchester
Warwickshire
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We thought we'd pop in for lunch while waiting for our canal boat for a quick bite to eat. Wrong... while the menu looked reasonable the prices were high for what is was, but hey ho, start of our holiday. We ordered paninis which cook almost 40 minutes to arrive, that was once we'd been able to place our order.... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have been to the Moorings many many times. This is the place to go for quality service. The food is fantastic. The service is excellent. Over the years, we have NEVER had anything other then 100% from them in every respect. I can't say that about many places.

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Thank g1gop
Northwich, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visited 16/102016.. At first glance it looks like a little café' and then you walk through the door to a very pleasant little restaurant. We had driven past so many times and then we heard by word of mouth that the food was very good. About four weeks ago we had a little visit for lunch. We ordered from the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anderton Marina Uplands Road | Anderton, Northwich CW9 6AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Northwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 79789
Description
Restaurant on Trent & Mersey canal at Anderton marina, nr Anderton Boat Lift, Northwich, Cheshire.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?