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The Hopwood Arms

753 Rochdale Road | Hopwood, Middleton, Rochdale M24 2RA, England
+44 1706 359807
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“chilli” (2 reviews)
“play area” (2 reviews)
“the pub” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
753 Rochdale Road | Hopwood, Middleton, Rochdale M24 2RA, England
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Good food, good service. If there was music it would be 5* Nice location on the banks of a canal too. Recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank aimeet906
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The service was brilliant, the food a let down. I had Salmon off the main menu for £12 then extra for accompniants I had gourmet chips n garden peas made the cost around £16 salmon had been microwaved, gourmet chips were frozen n garden peas...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sharon f
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Very nice food and very nice atmosphere. However, when we came into the pub for our food, the television was very loud and couldn't hear ourselves speak. Although, I understand if the television was turned up because of the football was on. But overall, this...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Molly R
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Food acceptable not madly impressed but for its location it's ok. Beer could be better but still drinkable. This place just has no atmosphere!!More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Ian311985
Jimmy G, General Manager at The Hopwood Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you for your review, were sorry you thought our place had no atmosphere but as the beast from the east had struck and with storm emma brewing lost of people had stayed at home to keep warm thus creating "no atmosphere". I have also...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

I arrived earlier than expected in Rochdale for a business meeting the next day and was looking for accommodation on a wet and windy Tuesday night. I had assumed it would be easy to find somewhere, but I was very wrong!! I went in past...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Really good home made food. Definitely recommend. Currently working my way through the menu each week whilst working away from home. Cheese pie is amazing!!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Reesy73
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

service from all staff. Meal was delicious. Good television screens. Outside play area for children whilst parents have a nice relaxing time

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank linden2911
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here about 3pm for a early dinner, ordered the chilli, nothing special bit bland. It was empty when we arrived, it's ok for a quick bite to eat.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank jelcba
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Family day , What a great place , grandchildren loved it grandad and friend loved it landlord and staff where excellent and very friendly ,food and service excellent , and very good value. The play area is outside and is huge , with a fenced...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank raydonnasd
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my family. The place it's self is lovely, great play area. I was honestly really disappointed by the food. I was expecting better for the price I was paying. I had a mixed grill and was totally underwhelmed by it...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Shelley1079
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$45
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 753 Rochdale Road | Hopwood, Middleton, Rochdale M24 2RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 359807
  • E-mail
The Hopwood is a friendly canal side country pub in Rochdale we are located on the outskirts of Rochdale / Middleton. Jimmy Watson owns and runs The Hopwood with his family he has been in the trade for over 20 years. With all the charm and character of a traditional country inn, our family run pub offers a great range of Real Ales, malt whiskies, spirits and home made food. Our menu is a big hit with locals and passing visitors. Children are always welcome at The Hopwood, so feel free to drop buy and feed the whole family while the children can play in our extensive garden and childrens play area.
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