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La Popote

Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
+44 1260 224785
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had been recommended to this restaurant by several satisfied guests, so at last we were able to try it. . the lunch menu is quite extensive and interesting. We all enjoyed our choices, especially the fruit de mer which our friend had. My only...More

Thank sheilaann34
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this establishment a few weeks ago to celebrate an anniversary. On arrival I couldn't believe that having entered through a back door into a hall that was so cluttered that we were in the right place. The "lounge area" consisted of old fashioned...More

Thank willowmink
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere was fantastic and the restaurant was decorated exquisitely. We were welcomed by a roaring log fire and a glass of bubbly. The staff were really welcoming and unpretentious. The food was superb and everyone in the party of 5 thoroughly enjoyed the experience....More

Thank clareb2018
Reviewed 7 December 2017

There is so much personality in this family business that one is eased in to the shoe of gastronomy and finds it a perfect fit. It's a flawless operation, without the stuffiness of larger establishments, and quite how such a range of choice is furnished...More

1  Thank Henwood
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

You’d have to be really picky to fault this lovely restaurant. The staff are wonderful, the menu is sufficiently varied for most tastes and the food itself is exquisite. The proprietors are proud of their restaurant - and rightfully so. I recommend La Popote for...More

Thank tonyalex1
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time & couldn't fault it. The service, the food, the hosts, everything was fantastic . Will defiantly being going back.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

After a welcoming reception we sat and chose from the set lunch menu which is very good value and offers plenty of choice. There are even blackboard specials which can be included. Table service is excellent and sufficiently attentive. Pity we don't live closer.

Thank bewrayer
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We attended a family lunch at La Popote. The service and atmosphere were excellent, extremely high standards in all aspects,excellent menu and presentation, first class service. Decor warm and welcoming, I loved the display of fresh cut flowers.The fixed price lunch menu is extensive, it...More

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is the second review I have given for this restaurant. The first being some four years ago. Frankly I could copy and paste it so little has changed. I raved about the food then and a recent Birthday visit produced consistent results that still...More

1  Thank BoeingBoy
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great food, if a tad expensive. I don't like having to pay extra for veg and accompaniments. When the mains are expensive they should be included. The wine is dear too. The restaurant and service is hard fault. The ambience is lacking a bit but...More

Thank Lynnie97
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Farm Smithy Manchester Rd | Church Farm, Marton SK11 9HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Marton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 224785
  • E-mail
Intimate small french restaurant owner run with excellent cuisine and very personalised service. Cooking at the table a speciality. perfect venue for small weddings and private parties. Very pretty garden with outside eating area, overlooking oldest wooden timbered church in Europe from 13th Century.
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