MANY families are looking for places to eat out as new coronavirus restrictions mean that households can no longer mix.

Pubs and restaurants have introduced lots of measures to make us feel safe and comfortable.

Here are five pubs that have been praised by customers on Trip Advisor for their Covid-19 vigilance and tasty homemade food.

The Plough, Whitegate, Northwich

4* 528 reviews

"Stopped by for a late lunch in the sun after doing one of the Plough walks. The food was excellent and we were expertly looked after by Chris. He really is a credit to the pub and a shining example of what hospitality should be.

"Excellent fare, and well organised with plenty of sensible Covid mitigation.Tasty and well presented food and a wide variety of ales, we recommend a visit."

* "The homemade Steak Pie is a favourite of ours and we enjoy the generous portion you always get with this. Definitely will visiting again soon."

* Service was excellent, the atmosphere was almost normal and it felt great to be out. Steak pie was, as usual, delicious. No complaints from us about anything. It was a really lovely evening out."

George & Dragon, Great Budworth, Northwich

4* 534 reviews

Winsford Guardian:

George & Dragon, Great Budworth, Northwich

"Very nice village pub well run and Covid aware staff pleasant and friendly social distancing in place."

* "Good service and good food. Lovely setting and the internal ambience was really cosy."

* "The best Sunday lunch around the area. Huge Yorkshire puddings with a choice of one two or three meats. Beautiful setting and great service. Fab desserts too. Singapore prawns and Dumfries chicken were delicious. Atmosphere was great and staff polite and attentive. "

White Barn, Cuddington, Northwich

4.5* 573 reviews

Winsford Guardian:

The White Barn, Cuddington, Northwich

"Everything is lovely and clean and they are taking all precautions to keep everyone safe .The meal was very nice as always and staff very friendly, enjoy going there."

* "Lovely warm welcome.Fantastic food at very reasonable prices.Brilliant staff especially Emily and Elle who really looked after us. All Covid restrictions in place 10/10."

* "Great welcome on arrival, fantastic food reasonably priced, great service and lots of smiles from Emily and Elle. Social distancing rules adhered to and hand sanitizer readily available . Lovely clean pub."

White Bear, Middlewich

4.5* 56 reviews

"We visited this well-run pub hotel for a meal last night, whilst moored in Middlewich on our narrowboat, this being our second visit as we were also here in August.

"Like last time, the whole experience was top notch and we were impressed by the staff's attention to detail, particularly in respect of the Covid-19 social distancing provisions. We both felt very safe and relaxed.

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"The food was excellent, well presented and delicious food and reasonably priced too considering the quality."

* "We had a fantastic meal at the White Bear. Perfect service, very nice interior, very friendly staff. The food was gorgeous and we also had some cask bear which was excellent.

"What can I say the food was absolutely delicious and the dessert was incredible. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be coming here for food for the rest of my visit. The staff are very friendly and accommodating."

* "Went to White Bear with family for daughter's 25th birthday. Customer Service was five star."

Brighton Belle, Winsford

4* 643 reviews

"Good food always and excellent steaks are great value on Tuesdays. Quiz night Thursday is good for laugh

"Lovely meal food great and good service. Would definitely come again. Every member of staff following Covid-19 guidelines."

* "Went to Brighton Belle for a meal I was very impressed with the Covid regulations being met. We were escorted to our table by a lovely chap. "The service from Louise was amazing, food excellent."

* "Fantastic place and great food at real good prices. Great atmosphere and friendly staff and service. Felt very safe and welcome. Definitely recommend a visit."