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Nick's Restaurant

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162 Chorley Old Road, Bolton BL1 3BA, England
+44 (0)1204 849774
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Monday
Closed
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Fri 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 243
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Early Evening Dinner

We went to Nicks early (6pm) on Saturday. The restaurant was still quite busy even at this time with plenty more coming in over the next hour or so. We ordered drinks and I have to say I really do appreciate Nick sourcing a particular wine that I enjoyed at his other restaurant but that they no... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
Nyra2112
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Bolton, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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333 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
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English first
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

We went to Nicks early (6pm) on Saturday. The restaurant was still quite busy even at this time with plenty more coming in over the next hour or so. We ordered drinks and I have to say I really do appreciate Nick sourcing a particular wine that I enjoyed at his other restaurant but that they no longer have. Top... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

I've been here with my partner & my child before & always loved it. The staff are friendly, the food is gorgeous & the atmosphere is lovely too! Only thing is change is make the place bigger!! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

This is the fourth time we have been so far this year and everything each time was amazing. I am vegetarian and it is so nice to have someone that actually bothers about cooking tasty food for us veggies. My friends have always had either steak or fish and have been so impressed. It's the best restaurant in Bolton by... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Had a lovely meal there were nine of us wine was fab food was amazing had the tandoori chicken to start and then the hake for my main course it was delicious other people in our party had the medallions and the duck everyone enjoyed their food it was 5 star only critiscim I have is the service was very... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My husband & I have just been to Nicks Restaurant to celebrate my birthday, we have been several times before and would reccomend it to anyone. The staff are always very friendly and the food is excellent with a varied menu. We have never had a bad meal here and it is the first on our list for any occasion... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

First visit having heard good things about Nicks. seemed like some of the staff were new but apart from no drinks order being taken when we arrived the service was fine. The food was very good - excellent choices on specials board - more interesting than the menu ! Good portions - good choice of reasonably priced wines - no... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

What a shame, We were really looking forward to a great meal from a passionate chef, but it was shameful, The chips were burnt and soggy, the Dover sole burnt and the veg rock hard and the carrots mush. My wife did ask if Nick was in to-night and the waitress said he was. I couldn't believe it was the... More 

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Darwen, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Always enjoy going to Nicks. Good selection off the menu and always daily specials. Quite pricey but good quality and excellent service too. Nice cosy atmosphere, advised to book

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Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We were also in the restaurant on the night of Friday 27th Feb, which I assume is the night that 58Juicy is referring to in her scathing review. We had a fantastic meal, as always, and the atmosphere at Nick's is always pleasant. Unfortunately a lady at a nearby table was unhappy with her meal but for some reason she... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

we have been to Nicks several times and like to spoil ourselves on special occasions , this being our 20th anniversary we booked for 3 April it was an easy choice , I had booked in advance and requested a table upstairs as it is more intimate than downstairs and said it was for our anniversary, I asked if this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 162 Chorley Old Road, Bolton BL1 3BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1204 849774

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?