Next Door

“Contemporary dining in a charming Cheshire village.” - AA Inspector



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Fashionable Cheshire vibes abound at Next Door, a charming cottage restaurant with low oak beams set against open red brick, mixed with modern flourishes and contemporary art. The name comes from when husband and wife team (he’s in the kitchen, she’s out front) lived in the adjoining house. Although they now live a couple of doors further away, this still feels very homely and their passion for providing good food and excellent hospitality is very much evident. A meal might start with roast Cheshire chicken, mushroom, rosemary and sunflower followed by chalk stream trout, tomato, green pepper and asparagus. The wine list is short but exceptionally well chosen.

Next Door


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Food and Drink
  • Cuisine style: British

About the area

Discover Cheshire

Nestled between the Welsh hills and Derbyshire Peaks, the Cheshire plains make an ideal location to take things slow and mess around in boats. Cheshire has more than 200 miles (302 km) of man-made waterways, more than any other county in England. The Cheshire Ring is formed from the Rochdale, Ashton, Peak Forest, Macclesfield, Trent and Mersey and Bridgewater canals. This route takes you through a lot of Cheshire, and bits of other counties as well.

While exploring the county’s waterways, covering ground on foot or admiring the typical white plaster and black timber-frame houses, make sure to have a taste of Cheshire’s most famous produce. Although Cheddar has become Britain’s most popular cheese (accounting for over half of the cheese sales in the UK), it was once Cheshire cheese that was in every workman’s pocket back in the 18th century. Its moist, crumbly texture and slightly salty taste mean it goes well with fruit, peppers or tomatoes. As well as the usual white, there are also red and blue veined varieties.

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