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Vale Royal Abbey Arms

Chester Road | At Junction of A556 and B5152 Abbey Lane, Oakmere CW8 2HB, England
+44 1606 882747
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chester Road | At Junction of A556 and B5152 Abbey Lane, Oakmere CW8 2HB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Brilliant evening with my partner at the Abbey Arms, food was fantastic as was the service, would must definitely recommend this lovely cosy country pub to anyone looking for good food at a reasonable price. We will definitely be visiting again! Anne Fallows

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyable dinner. Excellent food - the traditional cheese and onion pie was absolutely delicious!! Service was equally as good. Highly recommended.

Thank MartinSheldon
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visiting this pub has always been a lottery in the past with probably more lows than highs so the positive reviews after the latest management change prompted four of us to try a Saturday evening meal. To start with bags of parking space outside while...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came up from Cornwall to visit family for a few days , decided to go here as it's been ages since the last time . Had heard it's had a big make over . First impression, very bright & clean . Large areas to drink...More

Thank fraddondrifter
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came in last night for a meal with my girlfriend and I believe it was the first night of the new menu and I can’t complain at all had the grazing board for starters which was absolutely lovely especially the messy chips my steak was...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really lovely pub. Interior is great and a great space outside. Food was excellent, hot and tasty. You got served from your table. Really enjoyable.

Thank lalady2212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a fantastic Mother's Day Lunch. Faultless roast dinner, lovely decor and attentive staff. Special thanks to Sam Stafford for looking after us all.

Thank vonnealdridge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit here after having it recommended by a friend. Still didn't disappoint, lovely. We both ordered a main with a side all of which was delicious. It was a quiet afternoon but the servers were attentive and there was a relaxed...More

Thank Jen27J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was fabulous, beef hash patties, black pudding fritters, fabulous dressing on side salad, great onion rings, fabulous gammon, sea bass was divine, steak and kidney pudding with proper suet pastry, wow! Service was superb, Great job.

Thank Karin S
shelly4steve, General Manager at Vale Royal Abbey Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a great review, I have passed your comments on to my team and we looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We needed to take a family member out for meal near Kelsall. We choose this pub as the menu was good for everyone. We booked a table for 4 and guide dog puppy. When we arrived we got a warm welcome and were shown to...More

Thank Caroline K
shelly4steve, General Manager at Vale Royal Abbey Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

t’s fantastic that you enjoyed your time here at Vale Royal Abbey Arms. It’s great that you took the time to let us know and I will pass on your compliments to my team. We look forward to seeing you again.

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20 February 2017|
Response from mikeikin | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course it's pet friendly and have bowls of water for the poochies 😊
Joanne B
19 February 2017|
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Response from Hamilton A | Reviewed this property |
Well that wasn't the experience we had, but we didn't take our dog with us to eat in a pub. I guess the Abbey Arms must feel lucky your thoughts weren't as bad as your only other review "Disgustingly filthy" a KFC somewhere... More
31 January 2015|
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Response from Shaun t | Property representative |
We have a live band playing Easter Friday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Road | At Junction of A556 and B5152 Abbey Lane, Oakmere CW8 2HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Oakmere
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 882747
  • E-mail
Part of JWLees brewery, providing a warm, friendly welcome to diners and drinkers alike. Situated in Oakmere next to beautiful Delmaere with a large beer garden and plenty of parking. We serve the best Ales from JWLees along with fresh and tasty home made food & a great selection of wines and spirits. Not to mention we are dog friendly. The perfect place to stop after a long walk!
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