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The White Lion at Hankelow - CLOSED

Audlem Road, | Hankelow,, Nantwich CW3 0JA, England
+44 1270 812462
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
9 Feb 2016
“Lovely food and lovely friendly staff”
1 Jan 2016
“Terrible Christmas Meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Audlem Road, | Hankelow,, Nantwich CW3 0JA, England
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1 - 10 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic sunday dinner. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The service was excellent with it being so busy.x

Thank jennandmartin
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Firstly, the positive, the waitress was friendly. However, every other aspect of our visit was poor. The place is in need of some TLC. It's dirty, paint is peeling off the walls and the furniture has seen better days. When we visited, the heating was...More

3  Thank S H
Reviewed 23 December 2015

After booking a festive lunch here I was really looking forward to a tasty, traditional Christmas experience. We walked in go be told there was no heating...a phone call would have been polite, to warn us of this. There was no music...apparently a problem with...More

1  Thank helenh12345
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We called in for a bite to eat on a rainy Saturday afternoon, it was 2pm, so I thought we'd be lucky to get more than a sandwich, but no, the full menu seems to be served all day. We ended up having a 3...More

2  Thank CheshireBoatman
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

First of all the website and Twitter make this establishment sound superb but when we arrived berg disappointed. Place was virtually empty apart from our table of 6. The whole place needs money spending as it is tired and dirty in places. Paint work peeling....More

Thank angelinamay2015
Reviewed 5 December 2015

We called in today for a drink. The fire was on and the beer was great Lymstone Nost to the Grindstone on top form Iand the new Landlord is doing a great job we will be back to eat as the menu looks great.

1  Thank Joe H
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Relaxing friendly pub/resteraunt. Excellent food, superb ales,good prices. I would certainly reccomend a visit.

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Went with 2 friends for dinner a party of four in total. One vegetarian was amongst our party, the menu catered well for our friend, which in part influenced our visit. Starters were chicken and bacon warm salad, traditional prawn cocktail, garlic mushrooms and goats...More

1  Thank Djspadger
Reviewed 18 November 2015

We entered The White Lion to a warm welcome & a friendly atmosphere when we visited here on a winter's Sunday evening. A traditional British pub - perfect to get away from the cold, enjoy some fine ale & some smashing food at great prices....More

Thank ALOCK1
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

The White Lion sells itself as a pub with good food and it's not wrong. From the moment we arrived we were well looked after by the owner and his staff , who were attentive but not too in your face attentive. The menu is...More

2  Thank Andy S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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: Audlem Road, | Hankelow,, Nantwich CW3 0JA, England (Formerly White Lion)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Nantwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1270 812462
  • E-mail
An award-winning, quirky country pub with great atmosphere and proud of it's locally sourced menu. Set in the Cheshire countryside, overlooking the beautiful Hankelow village green. "Local Food, Local Drink, Local Country Living!" Voted "Pub of the Year 2013/14" in the Nantwich Dining Out Awards.
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