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The Sheldon Arms

) #21 of 99 Restaurants in Ashton-under-Lyne $$ - $$$ , British,
2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
+44 161 371 2090
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had carvery here on Sunday, been ill ever since. The carver was using the same knives for all the meats..... Just had a trip to A&E due to horrendous abdominal pain and vomiting nd diarrhoea since Monday morning, diagnosed with gastroenteritis!!! Not the best experience...More

Thank DebbieandPau
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed in Ashton-Under Lyne Travelodge for a nights stay . We were attending a family Golden wedding celebration. We used this place for a bite to eat late afternoon and breakfast the next day. Very helpful and pleasant staff. The food we really enjoyed. Would...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a drink mid afternoon in between shopping. Moved from 1st seating area due to loud group in front snug.... Waitress in restaurant let us move into their as we complained about raucous noise from snug area. ... Oh boy.. .frying pan to...More

Thank Mags P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for the Calvary service very slow. Not impressed with the Calvary meat was ok all the veg was dry after being under the heat lamps for to long one of our party ordered from the menu and was happy with the food wish...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited fir my Dad's 75th Birthday, great atmosphere and staff very welcoming, we had the carvery and really enjoyed, my Grandson has a gluten free diet and the staff gave great advise on what he could have, also the Chef Aaron went out of his...More

Thank debsmanc68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service also good, getting what you want is the hardest bit... Order was wrong, but by the efforts of Danny 👌 got it put right, and was pleasantly surprised by the managements reaction, thanks guys... Not the best but your getting there...🙂

Thank Neil A D
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Plenty of choice with 4 different meats, great food, good prices and pleasant staff plus a play area for the kids with a decent outdoor seating area. What more could you ask for!

Thank fonny0782
Reviewed 2 May 2017

went for a carvery all was lovely till i saw cabbage this looked raw not very nice but would advise not to put savoy cabbage on menu raw ?rest of vegetables ok

Thank Micheal D
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Bank holiday Monday and they'd run out if all food except carvery but didn't think to mention it. Shocking. Won't be going back

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We have often passed The sheldon nut never been in. We decided to.pop in for a carvery after a visit to Ikea just down the road. It was quiet when we went just after 12. We got served straight away and the carvery was fresh....More

Thank Paul M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Alan W
Do they serve breakfast on Saturday and if so what are prices like?
5 November 2016|
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Response from Anna T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry delayed response ! Breakfast price varies on order but always fresh and hot .
Brian W
Our grandson doesn't eat a lot can we share a small plate with him
3 June 2015|
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Response from Earley2 | Reviewed this property |
The staff are very good, and if the children's menu is not what you want they will accommodate any way they can.
i would like to book a table for 6 tomorrow sunday..my dad is 90 years young thank you Mike
25 January 2015|
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Response from Homecar | Reviewed this property |
Hi your asking customers here, but I would not recommend breakfast it was very poor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Phone Number: +44 161 371 2090
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