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Fox & Barrel at Cotebrook

Forest Road, Cotebrook | Approx One Quarter of a Mile North of Cotebrook on A49, Tarporley CW6 9DZ, England
+44 1829 760529
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“cheese souffle” (13 reviews)
“steak burger” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Forest Road, Cotebrook | Approx One Quarter of a Mile North of Cotebrook on A49, Tarporley CW6 9DZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal, Sunday roast, was fine but took ages to arrive. hence we have not returned. Maybe a feature of Sundays?

Thank jeannick
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the area, a lovely part of Cheshire and have been to the Fox and Barrel before. It was quiet when we arrived but there were plenty of reserved tables which we took to be a good sign. I ordered a Ploughmans but...More

Thank Russell D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A first time visit for a large family group of 10. We had reserved a table, which was in the bar. Service from start to finish was excellent, all the boxes ticked, with the service being delivered effortlessly and quietly a sign of true professionals....More

Thank ClarkeHicks
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a fairly short notice booking for 4 of us on a Sunday evening. We arrived a little early and had a drink in the bar before sitting at the table. The surroundings and room were very comfortable and it was quiet enough inside...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us went here for early Sunday evening meal. Whilst it was busy (Easter sunday) a table was found for us in the dining room. The decor is lovely and the pub has a cosy atmosphere. We had the roast beef dinner which was...More

Thank A1704RDhelens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit for lunch yesterday. Friendly welcome and quick service. We ordered Omelettes Arnold Bennett with smoked haddock and cheese. Very tasty and nicely presented. However the bill showed two glasses of wine at £5.00 each. It was explained that this was the price for...More

2  Thank conveyancer20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for a Monday lunch, plenty of car parking space, friendly welcome at the bar with a choice of at least 4 real ales, given choice of several tables, waitress service very efficient and friendly and food quality and choice very good.

Thank Keith E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited recently when it was snowing and have to say the log fire was a welcome site. We were served quickly and made to feel very welcome. Menus were brought over, however upon opening we could not help but raise our eyebrows slightly at the...More

Thank jaynehipkin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I came across this place by accident, and enjoyed a late afternoon meal from the lunch menu. The menu offered a limited choice but otherwise good. The dishes on offer were not your usual pub grub, the food was beautifully presented and...More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us visited for a late Sunday Lunch having booked in advance. On arrival the table wasn't ready. The menu was promising but unfortunately didn't fully live up to expectations. One of the roasts on the menu was unavailable which was disappointing. The food...More

Thank Julie B
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Questions & Answers
Jill M
30 December 2016|
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Response from Olivia D | Property representative |
Good evening Jill, sorry for the late reply. We certainly do have availability on Monday at 2:30 for 10 people. We apologise about our website being down at the moment, and we are working to fix this. We do cater for vegans... More
24 November 2016|
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Response from Olivia D | Property representative |
we certainly do and we also have dog treat on the bar top!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$55 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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.
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: Forest Road, Cotebrook | Approx One Quarter of a Mile North of Cotebrook on A49, Tarporley CW6 9DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Tarporley
  • Phone Number: +44 1829 760529
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