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The Windmill Inn Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Chester Road | Windmill at Tabley, Tabley WA16 0HW, England
+44 1565 625885
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (4 reviews)
“cottage pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chester Road | Windmill at Tabley, Tabley WA16 0HW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always thought it looked lovely from the outside so gave it a go on the way home from Manchester. Upon arrival, a huge sign said, ‘wait here to be seated’. So we did. We waited. And waited. And despite being right next to the bar,...More

Thank MicRev
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have had an enjoyable lunch here before and weren't disappointed this time. I had fish and chips and my wife had steak pudding and chips. The food overall was good and plentiful, the chips exceptionally so. The beer was real ale and was also...More

Thank Andy_Knutty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous room. Very spacious. Stylish clean and modern. Super power shower and decent size bathroom. Would definitely stay again.

Thank nursey1972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have dined here several times, and always been impressed with the quality and quantity of food. Friendly staff and nice ambience are appreciated. Good car park, and superb location just about on the junction of the M.6 and A.556. Have never stayed here, but friends...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a spot of Sunday lunch and we were not disappointed. Friendly staff nice chilled atmosphere and great food! The portions were huge and very tasted. We opted for the lamb which was cooked to perfection. We shall be back soon.

2  Thank Darren H
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We went in late teatime in the week, surprisingly quiet for where it is, ordered food which I had the main course fishcakes which were severely lacking seasoning and lemon , chips were homemade and very nice, my companion had the steak pie which she...More

Thank macchef
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We always stop here when traveling north or south on m6' because the food is great and service top notch, clean and friendly ,thanks

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This lovely public house is situated right on top of junction 19 of the M6, its location is perfect for leaving the Motorway for a break, something for lunch or even an evening meal. The food is absolutely fantastic. After leaving our youngest at Manchester...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Staff were very polite and professional. The food was ok - adequate and enjoyable but nothing stood out. The setting is a bit tired and dark but not a problem. Location is good for a pre motorway stop. There is a sign outside suggesting there...More

Thank jim m
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely pub/restaurant with huge evening menu choice. Much better option than Knutsford Services. Table service and fuller menu options apply after 5.00pm. Now a regular stop for us when travelling North to South to break up the journey.

1  Thank Steve G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Road | Windmill at Tabley, Tabley WA16 0HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Tabley
  • Phone Number: +44 1565 625885
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