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Orangery Restaurant

Lower Penkridge Road | The Moat House Hotel, Acton Trussell, Stafford ST17 0RJ, England
+44 1785 712217
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Lower Penkridge Road | The Moat House Hotel, Acton Trussell, Stafford ST17 0RJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic taster menu, the lamb was amazing. I met the Executive Chef and toured the kitchen. Myself and my work collegues enjoyed the taster menu. The service was excellent the food presentation Was very high standard. Enjoyable experience whilst leaving the restaurant was serving afternoon...More

Thank gillthommo14
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent service from start to finish, polite friendly staff. Great environment with quality decoration and overlooking the water, plenty of space around tables so not on top of other diners. Food served from the tasting menu at a nice timely pace with some amazing dishes...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very much a 'fine dining' experience, go for the quality of the food. Excellent service, always with a smile, and perfectly timed. Don't you just hate it when your first course is whipped away as the last forkful goes into your mouth? Or at the...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very much a 'fine dining' experience, go for the quality of the food. Excellent service, always with a smile, and perfectly timed. Don't you just hate it when your first course is whipped away as the last forkful goes into your mouth? Or at the...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for afternoon tea, I appreciate that afternoon tea is meant to be a relaxing occasion but the service was so slow, the selection of sandwiches were uninspiring as were the cakes, although the cheesecake was delicious.the gentlemans tea seemed a better option. The hotel...More

Thank Ann B
ChrisLStaffs, Owner at Orangery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to read that you were disappointed with your experience during your visit for Afternoon tea. All our cakes are made in house and we change the variety of them on a weekly basis. I will speak to...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Enjoyed a 3 course meal,very good overall and a nice glass or 2 of shiraz......The staff were pleasant and kept composure well on such a hot evening, though I enjoyed it, I would probably chose from the bar menu next time,the platters that came outside...More

Thank rascalMidlands
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Spent a very nice evening with my family at the conservatory (orangery) It was a Friday night but the place was not to busy, but that did not mean no atmosphere, the service was good and the staff attentive, the food was good and the...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Not A hotel review but pub/restaurant.Found this place purely by accident,and what a find,the food was really good,good size portions,so much so that I did not get a dessert,this is a rare occasion for me,the history about this place is really interesting,the staff were very...More

Thank tomopg10
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Yet another wonderful tasting dinner, not been for a while, noticed new Restaurant Manager, excellent service, well done!! Food really up there with the best, modern food with some excellent twists, even though tasting, each dish was more than adequate in size, tremendously value for...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Every time I've visited the orangery restaurant the service and food has been amazing. The staff are always very attentive and their knowledge of the menu and ingredients is very good.

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Julie R
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Response from anniesimcox | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I have only been for lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner.
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Yes they do and if is excellent
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Penkridge Road | The Moat House Hotel, Acton Trussell, Stafford ST17 0RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford  >  Acton Trussell
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 712217
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