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The Horseshoe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
3 Smithy Lane | Croft, Warrington WA3 7HQ, England
+44 1925 763708
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cod mornay” (3 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Smithy Lane | Croft, Warrington WA3 7HQ, England
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

This is a little gem. It could do with updateting decor wise but the food was excellent. Service was great and a really nice atmospheres.

1  Thank Tailor099
Reviewed March 3, 2018

A warm welcome always awaits. Staff are very pleasant and helpful, nothing is too much trouble. Food is freshly prepared and cooked. Well served. They have catered for two large groups a lunch and a dinner party, each time we couldn't fault them. Food was...More

1  Thank normao273
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Been visiting here for over 20 years and the quality of food and staff is first rate. Not part of any chain and therefore individually prepared dishes of the highest quality. Well worth a visit, the pate starter and fish dishes are excellent.

1  Thank Heather O
Reviewed February 16, 2018

We've been here about 3 times over the past month. Great variety of food and a lovely atmosphere, would highly recommend.

Thank lizaspinwall73
Reviewed February 15, 2018

Wow, the best traditional meals we've eaten in a long time. Reasonable prices, efficient staff and really lovely home cooked food.

Thank lizaspinwall73
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We have had numerous meals here without a failure. Main course served on plate with several well cooked veg in seperate dish. Premium dishes are COD MORNEY, Fried Fish, Gammon, Strogonof, Beef in Guiness, Goulash. Waitresses are well trained in Restaurant or Bar meal.

1  Thank Goodvalue26
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

I visited the Horse Shoe for lunch with my brother. I hadn't been there for 20 years. Inside looked a little tired and needs updating. The ladies toilets were spotless. This is always a good sign. It was quite busy though considering it was midweek....More

1  Thank CAROL C
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Called on the off chance after being refused in other pubs in the area. The pub was quite busy but shown straight to a table for 4 straight away. It was late on a Sunday evening so most of the specials had sold out. However...More

1  Thank philipcole3
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

The Horseshoe is our local pub and is wonderfully old fashioned. If you like to eat and drink in a bland sterile box, go elsewhere! We eat there fairly regularly and the food is without fail excellent. The steak and kidney pie and chicken tikka...More

Thank jeff1637
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Ten members of our family had a very good evening meal last Sunday to celebrate my husband's birthday. The menu is varied, the food cooked and served well. The staff were pleasant, helpful, nothing was too much trouble. The building is quaint and areas are...More

Thank Jill D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Smithy Lane | Croft, Warrington WA3 7HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Warrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1925 763708
  • E-mail
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