We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Plough

) #9 of 67 Restaurants in Congleton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , , British
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
+44 1260 280207
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Restaurant Hours
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (146)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This is a lovely pub lovely location and good service , the let down was the food , the soup was tasty but warm the bread was the best, well the cheese and onion pie was like soup under a pastry crust , not much...More

Thank bevsee
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came in for a business lunch. The Staff were friendly and very accommodating. The food was also very good, not over priced so the overall experience was very pleasant.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday and an enjoyable lunch good friendly service nice comfortable surrondings good home cooked food we had cheese pie steak and ale pie and beanburguer all very tasty,hot and well presented and the best rhubarb crumble I have tasted apart from mums.

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The initial impression of the Inn was very good - however the room, whilst a good size was pretty gloomy and tired (e.g. with tell tale signs of mould around the bath). The rooms are in a faux stable block and mine was extremely noisy...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My husband and I were married at The Plough, in their barn a few weeks again. From start to finish everything couldn't have been more perfect. Our wedding planner, Laurie, was very careful to make sure everything was just as we wanted and was totally...More

1  Thank Annie W
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Annie W, thank you for taking the time to review The Plough Inn. We are pleased to hear that you had such a great wedding day. We spend a lot of time planning weddings to ensure it all goes smoothly and that it meets...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The food was unbelievably good!! The best ribs I've ever eaten, a juicy gammon and the rump steak was cooked to perfection. The staff were great, reasonably priced food and a lovely friendly atmosphere. Can't rate The Plough Inn highly enough and I'll definitely be...More

Thank AbersochMikeHamlett
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear AbersochMikeHamlett thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Apart from ice cream, everything on our menu is made in house and it is great to hear that you were so impressed. We change our menu every 6 weeks so...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Went on a recommendation while in the area and the food was quick to arrive and very tasty. The staff were attentive and one was quick to point out an error she made while taking our order which was good to see. Certainly recommend &...More

1  Thank thewithers1
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear thewithers1 thank you for your brief review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our food and that our staff were very attentive. We look forward to see you again when you are in the area.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had Our daughters wedding breakfast at the plough. Every thing was perfect excellent staff, food to die for everything they said they would do they did and more. We eat there standards and food amazing

1  Thank Pam F
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Pam F thank you so much for your lovely review. It's always great to receive such amazing feedback, glad the day went well for your daughter's wedding and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Ordered steak here as I was meeting colleagues. I usually avoid eating in hotels as the food tends to be poor. I was pleasantly surprised. Perfectly cooked Sirloin, and excellent chunky chips & onion rings. Sticky toffee pudding desert, fine but not in the same...More

Thank DalkeyJohn
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Dear DalkeyJohn many thanks for your glowing review. We are extremely pleased to hear that you enjoyed our steak here at The Plough. We are very fortunate to have a great butcher who only supplies us with the best products and of course our team...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Came here a few weeks ago and really enjoyed the food and thought the inside was quite nice aswell! Only thing was service was slightly slow on occasion but still a really enjoyable experience.More

Thank Jake S
Jose L, General Manager at The Plough, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Jake S many thanks for your brief review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our food, we will pass your comments to our kitchen team. We are very popular for Sunday lunches so it is always advisable to book, Apologies if you...More

Nearby Restaurants
Stock at the Pavillion
137 reviews
2.39 km away
Reubens 46
159 reviews
2.79 km away
The Loft Cafe
42 reviews
2.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rode Hall and Gardens
100 reviews
2.27 km away
Gawsworth Hall
103 reviews
4.69 km away
Biddulph Grange Garden
811 reviews
6.81 km away
Glebe Farm Astbury
243 reviews
4.68 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Julie A
6 January 2017|
Response from Jose L | Property representative |
Hi Julie, we have 8 rooms on the ground floor which can be accessed in a wheelchair. Only one of the rooms is a disabled room with support handles in the bathroom, I hope this helps. If you need any further information... More
Julie A
6 January 2017|
Response from liulystadas | Reviewed this property |
this place is absolutely lovelly i can not wait to came back will highly recomend for any traveler ...
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road | Eaton, Congleton CW12 2NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 280207
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing