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The Old Rectory

48 Churchgate, Stockport SK1 1YG, England
+44 161 429 0060
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible23%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
48 Churchgate, Stockport SK1 1YG, England
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Have been eating here about three times a month for about twelve years. Standards of food and service up and down (mostly down) After being turned away last Thursday (lack of staff on duty) we decided to give it a further try. Food awful. chips...More

Thank Herbert L
Reviewed 4 January 2017

WOULD NOT RECOMMEND .. I have been a lots of HUNGRY HORSES and this has to be the worst food i have ever had.(would have enjoyed KFC more)..the family did not finish the meal as it was so bad...i had a mixed grill and i...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Went one evening last week. Turned away by lovely waiter, because lack of staff on duty meant long delays for food. The place was not even half full. Since change to hungry horse always less staff on duty, long queues at bar and very poor...More

Thank Bert L
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

From the second we walked in we chose a table in the bar area which suddenly changed as when we sat down the smell of what I can only describe as pee was all around us so so walked in to the dining area to...More

Thank Mjap28
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Did not enjoy at all food was just warm and looked like it had been thrown together.very disappointed.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank rebeccad2017
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I can't with my husband asked for few items and was told had none left! Then did the same for puddings was told at least 6 items weren't available. Not happy and won't be going back.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
1  Thank Rheab96
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Booked for a Boxing Day meal as a few family members worked on Christmas Day, this was to be our family Christmas meal/ Christmas redo. We turned up having wasted £70 on the taxi fare to the lights off and doors locked. The receptionist at...More

Thank ChloeLSmith
Reviewed 26 December 2016

There was 8 of us started out OK service then we where forgot about when it come to pudding .7 of us had Xmas dinner and we have all been up most of night with with bad stomachs barring my daughter who didn't have Xmas...More

Thank gbplasteringbuilding
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for a quick bite to eat but ended up waiting a very long time at the bar and a lot longer for food to arrive. Drinks order was wrong and had only ordered a coke and a lemonade... we got fizzy water with...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Ordered a simple steaks & chips. The steak was bland, the chips were hard( if you can't even get chips right, there really is no hope for you). The onions rings were small and soggy. Great! The peas were OK though..all 12 of them...I joke,...More

Thank Ian S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Why are there so many bad reviews?
11 January 2017|
Response from adam l | Reviewed this property |
it used to be a fayre and square pub now it's been taken over by the hungry horse, they are same brand as my pub, the food quality wasn't brilliant as a fayre and square... give them a chance
Wendy S
When did you get parking charges? we came a few months ago and today I got a £50 fine because we did not see any car park notices about having to pay!!
14 September 2016|
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Response from toe19 | Reviewed this property |
I have never had parking charges ? When you are in the car park there are several signs about parking, and one of the meter's is between the main entrance and the premier inn almost. You have to display a ticket (no... More
Hi can I ask a quick question do you need to book a table for a meal for two people ?
24 August 2015|
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Response from Ruyan A | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply. On most occassions you would not need to book for a table of 2. Peak times such as weekends, give us a call on 0161 429 0060 to ensure you get a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Churchgate, Stockport SK1 1YG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Stockport
  • Phone Number: +44 161 429 0060
  • E-mail
Next to the Premier Inn. Large car park and outdoor beer garden.