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The Railway Inn

) #29 of 67 Restaurants in Congleton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
+44 1260 272527
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tagliatelle” (3 reviews)
“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
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Reviews (239)
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Railway on Sunday late afternoon/early evening. The restaurant was fairly quiet at that time of day. We placed our order for drinks and food. The drinks were wrong but they offered to correct this on the house. The meals were good. The...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on spec on Sunday teatime, not busy at all, we were shown to a table then waited for drinks order ...and waited and waited so I went to the bar myself !! Eventually the foreign chap came back when I had half a...More

Thank macchef
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a bad experience with the service a couple of months ago, that completely changed with their employee Renee! Absolutely amazing gentleman! Fantastic customer service and you can tell it comes natural from him! He will be the reason we will be coming back!!!Food was...More

2  Thank Ashleigh W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with family. Although what we got was tasty there wasn't much of it for what they charge. Very few chips with my kebab etc. Pudding menu was very poor with very few choices, paid almost £6 for a bowl of ice cream, which was...More

Thank Sarah-Jane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The final day of our week cruising the canal and we'd moored up here to be within a short cruise the next morning to take the boat back. Also chose this spot as there were two nearby pubs and one of our party decided this...More

Thank prefdavid
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We visited for early doors dinner on a Sunday - a notoriously difficult time to find anywhere that serves food - because our friends had a 2 hour journey home & work on Monday. In the past we've struggled because places either just serve Sunday...More

Thank Flossie273
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The Railway Inn is in a way a quintessential British pub and restaurant- friendly, laid back and, when we went, a touch eccentric. Neither the menu nor wine list seemed to relate to what was actually available- but the venison was a perfectly acceptable alternative...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Nice food but expensive they had a big massive dog in the restaurant welst people where eatting I wasn't keen on that ider Staff were all nice and polite

1  Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had the light bite menu, more like a under 5 meal, value for money complete rip -off been a couple of times before in the last few months which were good, but standard now terrible. this will be the last time, we go to this...More

Thank maureenevans28
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub when moored on the nearby canal - three people and a dog. All were made welcome, and we enjoyed lunch. The menu is fairly typical pub fare, but good all the same. Beer was from a local micro brewery - Front...More

Thank Lightning_Slim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Biddulph Road, Congleton CW12 3JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 272527
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