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Moat House

Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, Stafford, United Kingdom, ST17 0RJ
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Restaurant Opening Times:

A La Carte Menu
Monday – Saturday 12.00noon – 2.00pm
Monday to Friday 6.30pm – 9.30pm
(excluding Dinner Dance Party Nights during December)

Lunch Menu
Monday to Saturday from 12 noon – 2.00pm

Tasting Menu
Monday – Saturday 6.30pm – 9.00pm (excluding Saturdays during December)

Early Doors Menu
Monday to Friday 6.30pm – 7.30pm (excluding December)

Dinner
Monday to Friday 6.30 pm- 9.15pm

Gourmet Menu (6 courses)
Saturday Only 7.00pm – 9.30pm (excluding December)

Sunday Lunch Menu
Sunday Only 12 noon – 5.30pm

Facilities

About Moat House

4 AA stars, unrivalled quality and service and over 600 years of history - The Moat House Acton Trussell is one of the premier hotels in Staffordshire.

This 14th century, moated manor house boasts sumptuous bedrooms, an award-winning restaurant and function rooms perfect for any occasion.

Nestling in the heart of rural Staffordshire, the grade 2 listed manor house has grown from a village pub and restaurant into an independent, award-winning hotel and restaurant without losing any of its unique charm or personality.

The family owned hotel now offers 41 excellently appointed bedrooms, conference and banqueting facilities that can accommodate from 2 up to 200 people plus a warm, friendly welcome.

Afternoon Tea is served daily 14.30 ~ 15.30pm Tuesday to Friday & 15.00 ~ 16.00pm Saturdays

Every Saturday Night in the Moat House restaurant is Gourmet Dining Night. A delectable 6 course menu served from 7pm

Cuisine: Afternoon Tea, Fine Dining, Sunday Lunch, British, Locally Sourced, Set Menu, Steak

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

We had a booking for a taster dining experience at 7.15 and arrived at 7 in order to have a drink first. We were shown directly to our table, ordered a cocktail and a bottle of wine, but by 7.30 our drinks had not arrived. The first course was served and we had not had a drink. The restaurant was chilly; there seemed to be a draught and I had to put my coat back on. It warmed up later, however. The waiter was very pleasant, but lacked knowledge of the food and drinks. The food was very good, as always, however we were disappointed in the service on this occasion.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Service was slow which is very unusual

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Food and drinks were excellent. Really enjoyed the Christmas Afternoon Tea .

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Christmas lunch for 4 in the restaurant. Everyone enjoyed the meal but only had 2 courses as we were too full for dessert so just had coffee and mince pie. Service excellent as usual. Have been coming for Christmas meal for years and expect to be back next year!

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

We meet regularly at The Moat House and certainly up to usual standard yesterday. Staff team worked well together and the food was delicious. The Christmas decorations always Classy! We do have some difficulty with background noise.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

My Wife and I had an excellent meal on Saturday. The staff were very accommodating to meet our requirements.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Very friendly & efficient staff. It is a pleasure to visit.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

All as expected...superb meal and service

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

Such a lovely meal yesterday evening. Thank you.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

You have a very beautiful setting, but I think the bar area looked very tired, could do with a lift. Xmas decorations in the bar also looked tired old and cheap. Much better in conservatory though.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

The food was wonderful but we felt the service let it down last night. Very slow and not checked on to see if food was ok. Also had to remind staff that we had ordered a bottled of Prosecco. Will come again as it’s usually much better but disappointed last night especially as it was for my sons birthday.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Afternoon Tea: Welcoming and friendly service, relaxing atmosphere and beautifully presented food. A special experience for overseas visitors

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Fabulous food and service

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Whole experience was excellent, thank you.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

The place was brilliant, definitely will be returning here again, food was lovely, staff were polite

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Excellent evening, great food,service and atmosphere.Special thanks to Marie, Bradley and their team for a great experience.Cannot recommend it enough. See you all again soon.

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Visited On Monday, 03 December 2018

We have been favourably impressed with the overall standards and experience at the Moat House. The food is plentiful, well presented and there is a varied menu. Always look forward to a visit.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

The Gentlemen's Afternoon Tea is superb and I would recommend it to anyone.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

We always enjoy coming to the moat house Marie always greets and makes fuss she is lovlely.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Excellent as always. Thank you.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Brilliant dining experience - as always

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

We had a enjoyable afternoon

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

Lovely Christmas decorations giving a festive atmosphere Afternoon tea was very good would have liked proper china teapots though

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Visited On Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Staff are always very well presented, it adds to the experience.

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Visited On Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Nice Lunch. Nice surroundings. Pleasant service.

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