The Vines Restaurant
“Wine list includes bottles from their own vineyard.” - AA Inspector
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Recently rebranded and refurbished, The Vines is the fine dining option at the sumptuous Carden Park golf and spa hotel. Subtle shades of cream and warm whites, discreet lighting and well-spaced linen-clothed tables make for an elegant setting to enjoy the finely tuned contemporary European dishes with a few influences from further afield.
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Credit cards accepted
- Open all year
- Cuisine style: Contemporary European
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About the area
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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