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The Railway Inn

) #31 of 66 Restaurants in Congleton $$ - $$$ , British,
4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
+44 1260 272527
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tagliatelle” (3 reviews)
“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
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Reviews (234)
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for early doors dinner on a Sunday - a notoriously difficult time to find anywhere that serves food - because our friends had a 2 hour journey home & work on Monday. In the past we've struggled because places either just serve Sunday...More

Thank Flossie273
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Railway Inn is in a way a quintessential British pub and restaurant- friendly, laid back and, when we went, a touch eccentric. Neither the menu nor wine list seemed to relate to what was actually available- but the venison was a perfectly acceptable alternative...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food but expensive they had a big massive dog in the restaurant welst people where eatting I wasn't keen on that ider Staff were all nice and polite

1  Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had the light bite menu, more like a under 5 meal, value for money complete rip -off been a couple of times before in the last few months which were good, but standard now terrible. this will be the last time, we go to this...More

Thank maureenevans28
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub when moored on the nearby canal - three people and a dog. All were made welcome, and we enjoyed lunch. The menu is fairly typical pub fare, but good all the same. Beer was from a local micro brewery - Front...More

Thank Lightning_Slim
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Family and friends met to begin a weekend of celebrating my nieces weddingThere was a large group of us but it want a problem all our meals were lovely and the ladies in the group also enjoyed a game of no go to which we...More

Thank nicolaCumbria
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We went as a group of 12 for a birthday, three generation's worth. They were very good with the booking and the table was nice and there is a lot of space, so as a group you don't feel that you are annoying everyone else....More

Thank Trippingongas
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We waited ages for our food ,I don't usually mind waiting but it wasn't busy, When the food finally arrived the order was incorrect but we waited that long we just accepted it,we didn't want to wait again! I have never had such a bad...More

1  Thank Nerys W
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here after the Queens . Found to be serving good beer from a micro brewer all very good. Most of the customers very friendly advising us of other public house's to visit. Although one was very rude to wife at the bar . still...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The staff were lovely. The food was overpriced, average food. The child's Pizza was actually cheese on toast. The owners need to decide if this is a pub or a restaurant. The prices are similar to a restaurant but the quality and atmosphere are more...More

2  Thank Nikki C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 272527
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