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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Traditional European cooking in the old Brocklebank place

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At a glance

Private dining
Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access

A delightful country house with its own lake. Start with a drink in the Captain's Bar, then glide in state to a berth in the Crystal dining room, where pictures of polo players adorn the walls. The cooking keeps things firmly anchored in European tradition.

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Opening hours

  • Closed for lunch: Monday to Saturday
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 3
  • Dinner served from: 6
  • Dinner served until: 9


  • Chef(s): Mark Burke

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: British, European
  • Vegetarian dishes available
  • Wines under £30: 14
  • Wines over £30: 31
  • Wines by the glass: 12

Price guide

  • 2-course dinner from: £23
  • 3-course dinner from: £28
  • Credit cards accepted


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Additional information

  • Seats: 60
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 120
  • On-site parking available

Getting here

M6 junction 18, A54 to Chester, at crossroads with A49 turn left towards Tarporley, hotel 2 miles on left.

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Hartford, Crewe
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