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The Wizard

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Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SK10 4UB, England
+44 1625 584000
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely setting, but the staff are miserable as others have said. In fact the man who served me was rude. They have Guinness on tap but then serve it you out of a can. Shame as it could be much better.

Thank Simon A
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193 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Week day lunch with no booking, Friendly welcome and showed straight to a table with no issue. Great selection of ales and lagers on draught. Food arrived in good time and both meals good quality service and staff good throughout. All in all great first visit and would definitely use again after a walk round the edge.

Thank abroadalot
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is a little gem. Stopped by on the off chance and was presented with a great menu. Chose the lamb and it couldn't have been better. Every one friendly and with time to look after you. Excellent

Thank Matthew H
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We called in on our way back from a few days away. The food was stunning. We had pan fried lamb which was. Liked to perfection. Very pleasant and friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere.

Thank Lorraine D
Windsor, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for people walking to/from alderley edge, dog friendly and really cosy atmosphere. Good beer terrace plus seating in front (downside: this is on quite a busy road) and very nice looking food menu. The issue is that service for both food and drink moves at a snails pace during peak times. I imagine this is due to the tiny... More 

Thank David J
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had pre-booked for lunch on Good Friday, I arrived with my partner and dog, the ?Manager was at the desk when we arrived. He told us they were running behind but we 'should be ok': a negative welcome and not a smile in sight, a theme that followed throughout our visit. To be honest the time we waited to... More 

Thank Travelbug1211
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stopped on the off chance for Sunday lunch and the food was excellant with lots of different veg and a good choice of Roasts Service was okay but dont expect fast, this is a more relaxed pace and wernt trying to get you in and get you out I would definatley go again. Price was reasonable and good value... More 

Thank Geoff D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went to this pub tonight for a meal.The food was excellent as usual, and the service was friendly from the 2 girls working there. It was a bonus to find that they currently have a special offer were NT members get 40% off the food bill and also a wine offer were there is around 50% off the cost of... More 

Thank Nigel G
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The meal was brilliant, well cooked,very tasty. The service was great, lovely waiter and overall excellent. However the parking was atrocious and we couldn't walk through the main front door as some inconsiderate person in a land rover had parked over the entrancewalk way. We ended up parking further down the road at a cost of £2-70 for 2 hours.... More 

1 Thank pambant
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely spot, busy and lively. Book are get early at weekend. Open fires and dog friendly. Food and drink spot on. Nice after a walk around the edge.

Thank Lee H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$64
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge SK10 4UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Alderley Edge
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 584000
Local cask ales, fresh local produce, pub classics, sandwiches, set menus and an ever evolving A La Carte menu. Dogs welcome. Bookings strongly advised on Sunday to avoid dissapointment.

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