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)
Monday to Saturday from 12 noon – 2.00pm
Monday – Saturday 6.30pm – 9.00pm (excluding Saturdays during December)
Early Doors Menu
Monday to Friday 6.30pm – 7.30pm (excluding December)
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
- Free WiFi
- Free Parking
- Disabled Access
- Business Lunch
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
Gorgeous food and quick, efficient service. In a beautiful setting.
Excellent food, well done as I felt sorry for the 2 chefs as it was busy. Our waitress was lovely and very friendly too.
I found the on line booking quite difficult. When entering a time onto the booking form, I kept on being diverted onto sites for your competitors which suggested you were full. I eventually was able to book the desired time, but on arrival found plenty of space. Quite off-putting.
We Had the smoked salmon and crayfish salad and I have to say it was the nicest thing I’ve eaten for a long time I was delighted the salad had not been adulterated with coriander! The Covid precautions were very good and gave me much confidence
The moat house as always been one of our favourite go to places we especially enjoy sunday afternoon there..the only reason we knocked a couple of stars of the atmosphere rating was due to it feeling different with the social distancing requirements..not the moat house fault but it definitely affected the atmosphere...Marie and Bradley as well as all the other staff looked after us in the very professional and friendly way they always do ...
Obviously a different experience in these awful times. I would normally give 5 stars all round. Not the fault of the Moat the atmosphere was not as normal and staff having to perform in unfamiliar roles. In the event the evening was much better than expected, the only problem being the staff wearing masks which is alien and my husband relies a lot on lip reading. The food was excellent as always and the staff friendly and helpful, particularly Marie the stand-in manager. We have waited all year to be able to come back here, having 2 previous bookings cancelled. It did not disappoint. I really hope that we will soon be able to come again under old normal conditions but whatever we shall certainly be back.
Can’t fault service, meal was beautiful, service was excellent even in current climate due to Covid restrictions. Highly recommend and will be returning!
We had a lovely meal with friends - sitting outside overlooking the water. Very relaxing, great food, lovely staff. We also redeemed a Gift Voucher you sent, so many thanks for that too.
A gorgeous first meal after lockdown. Covid measures were fantastic and helped us feel safe and well cared for. Food was delicious as always and service exceptional. Thank you team for looking after us.
Excellent food, staff, very safe.
Had a lovely meal as usual. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Food was excellent. Staff lovely
Fabulous food and the service is excellent
Lovely Staff banter made us feel secure.Social Space used to give us assurance..Thank you.
Fantastic atmosphere, amazing food and every single member of staff is pleasant, polite and couldn't do enough for us. Highly recommend.
Everything was perfect and the food was excellent the only small negative was the music, it was awful and too loud not very relaxing at all, but the overall experience was very good and really impressed with the measures you have put in place to help stop the spread of covid-19.
Very enjoyable lunch time meal
delicious food and great service
I booked a table last minute and unfortunately all the restaurant tables were booked. The staff were kind enough to serve us the most fantastic restaurant food in the bar area. I can’t rate this establishment enough. 100% happy. Steve t
Felt safe for social distancing and all the staff wearing masks . Great service and great food.
Excellent setting/atmosphere, nice to see that all precautions were taken, staff wearing masks, hand sanitiser availiable, distanced tables but it still felt like a treat to be there. 1st class staff and food was top notch as always, ended up having 3 courses instead of 1! Hoping to get married here in a few weeks and will definatley be back in the future!
Our waitress, Vanessa was very attentive and the meal was exceptional, thank you
The service was awful. We were waiting 15 minutes with the menu, waiting to order. Then at the end we were waiting 30 minutes for our bill to come after we asked for it. In that time we got up twice to ask for it. Thankfully the food was fantastic, couldn't fault that. However, we won't be coming again as the service was not terrible. 2 hours to eat lunch and a dessert!
As a regular customer at the Moat House, it was nice to be able to go back for Sunday lunch. The quality of food and service remains excellent, and represents a very pleasant afternoon dining with friends. I guess it has to be accepted, that during the current Covid situation, that the normal ambience of the restaurant is somewhat diminished. That is no fault of the restaurant, who have to be commended for reopening. In any event, if it remains open for business, we will certainly be back.
Lovely Sunday lunch at the Moat House. So nice to be back. A bit strange with all the Covid precautions but all worked very well and the food and service were fabulous. We will be back.