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The Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, International,
Crown Passages | Hogans of Hale, Hale WA15 9SP, England
+44 161 929 9524
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
15 May 2016
“Wasn't overly impressed”
21 Sep 2015
“Hale's best kept secret”
12:00 PM - 7:00 PMAll hours
French, International, Grill, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Crown Passages | Hogans of Hale, Hale WA15 9SP, England
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I went to hogans last night with a couple of friends, we started of by getting the chicken liver pate which was lovely but there wasn't enough of it and it only came with 4 small pieces of bread, then I had the chicken supreme...More

1  Thank georgeseeby
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This is the best food in Hale but it ain't that difficult given how poor the competition is, however that should take nothing away from the Bistro. Since they got away from the old Francs menu it's really improved both in terms of choice and...More

1  Thank Cookiemonster171
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The Bistro at Hogans of Hale is first rate. Offering fresh, tasty and classic dishes, this restaurant is well worth a visit. We take my elderly parents-in-law with our children (8 and 13) for Sunday lunch and everyone walks away happy. The quality of the...More

Thank LimeyJo
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Had a good night at Hogan's - everyone enjoyed their meals and some of the girls enjoyed the chance to boogie the night away downstairs. Management and staff all did us proud and the manager advised us to get our orders in early as there...More

Thank Topcat95918012
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

A disappointing service. One minute the plate is whisked away from my husband when he's barely finished his starter then we end up waiting ages for our mains. We also waited ages for the wine list and then the wine. There seems to be no...More

7  Thank Dantol13
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

First visit to Hogan's and a memorable one it was. We attended my best friends and her husbands wedding reception at the establishment. Being part of the wedding party we were all placed on the top floor but that overlooked the ground floor, which was...More

4  Thank Lucy J M
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Hogan's Bistro (upstairs at Hogan's of Hale) used to be an outpost of Francs Bistro in Altrincham. It was recently taken over, and has a new menu. We ate on a Friday night, sitting at a table by the window. We were offered warm crusty...More

3  Thank Family152
Reviewed 21 January 2015

... but we don't eat there very often because we went on a Sunday and it was full of kids running up and down and screaming and that now is my enduring memeory of the place. I think they do cheap food for kids ......More

1  Thank Bob C
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Very spacious, really chilled. Staff manager 20 years in post. Food is very high standard. You can take you time, watch the music and Dennis downstairs top banana

2  Thank GillyAlty
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Ive been to Francs in Altrincham many times and mostly it's been extremely good, so whilst looking for a new venue I thought I'd give the Hale Francs a try. Upon entry its a little confusing in that it appears to be part of the...More

3  Thank davidmlowe
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7 March 2015|
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Response from suziehbabe | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I think this venue has changed- I only went when it first opened and that was a couple of years ago now- not even sure they do music- certainly it is a restaurant and bar. Would probably call them direct and ask or... More
7 March 2015|
Response from pantastic1 | Reviewed this property |
Very sorry, but do not know how this got attached to me! I have actually NEVER been to The Bistro @ Hogans and obviously have NEVER posted a report on it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 38
French, International, Grill, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Passages | Hogans of Hale, Hale WA15 9SP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Hale
  • Phone Number: +44 161 929 9524
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