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Mitton Old Road | Mitton, Clitheroe, England
01254 826 888
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Ranked #42 of 102 Restaurants in Clitheroe
Price range: $0 - $42
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The Three Fishes is situated in the tiny picturesque hamlet of Mitton in the rural haven of the Ribble Valley. As the flagship and first born to Ribble Valley Inns, this country pub in Lancashire has become a legend in these parts. Menus inspired by Nigel Haworth using only the freshest ingredients harvested by our local food heroes. Enjoy regional Cask Ales and an award winning wine list specially chosen by leading wine expert, Craig Bancroft. All of this in a wonderfully relaxing environment for eating out - with al fresco dining in the summer and crackling logs fires in the winter
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

On our last visit to the Three Fishes in September we had a poor experience.On this visit it was clear, however,that management has gone some considerable way to restoring former glories.The Sunday lunch menu is now varied and well balanced and supplements for particular dishes gone, for good,I hope.The place had a vibrancy and efficiency I thought it had lost... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Food 3 course winter warmer for 15 pound Venison scotch egg starter with game chips and chutney... Followed by salmon on sea veg with puree of potato Then a sumptious parkin and cream Wow.. Go and enjoy...busy little place...lovely table staff

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Preston, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Went to the 'Fishes' for lunch last Friday with two close friends. The weather was freezing but what a welcome inside! We had booked for 12noon and arrived about then , were met by a friendly barman and roaring log fires and shown to our table. Drinks arrived promptly and we browsed the varied menu. The whole place has been... More 

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Halifax
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We went to the Three Fishes on Friday the 16th January. It is quite some time since we last visited this particular Ribble Valley Inn, as we felt that the standard had dropped. What can we say, only that the food has been lifted to a higher level, the menu has a wonderful choice, something for everybody. We chose the... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

First time here with friends. We booked a meal on a sunday lunch time. It was very busy but the layout of the restaurant meant we didn't feel over crowded and it wasnt too noisy. The restaurant is lovely. Very clean. The staff were very friendly and efficient and food was excellent.

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Skipton
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6 reviews 6 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Keen to try as our regular is the Bull at Broughton and Martin ( who was well respected there) has a new post at the Three Fishes and was interested to see if he was settling in and what better place to take Dad for his Birthday Lunch . Was concerned that being a Tuesday and a noon booking it... More 

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Whalley, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I went with friends around 4pm on new years eve and, as usual, the food was outstanding. Everything was extremely fresh and well prepared. The staff and service is particularly good. The surroundings are very comfortable and we stayed several hours without feeling rushed at all. The prices are a little on the high side, but when they deliver delicious... More 

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Sale, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stopped off for a lunch bite in what turned out to be a very pleasant pub. Excellent menu choices and very friendly staff. Nice to be able to sit by the log fire and peruse the papers. We each had a light bite starter and sandwich, both of which were generous portions, very tasty and nicely presented. Beautiful views... More 

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North West England, United Kingdom
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216 reviews 216 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
241 helpful votes 241 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Visited with the friends who introduced us to The Three Fishes, who had actually visited the week before, as the Fishes has a dairyfree menu which is fantastic for their daughter who has a serious dairy allergy. New Manager Martin had liased with head chef Ian who had created a vegan menu for me. We had a couple of drinks... More 

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Lancashire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Went on a Friday night. Created by the lovely lady who sorts tables out. She couldn't do enough for us. Got drinks and decided to take a seat prior to sitting at table. Once food ordered it did take some time, approx 40mins for the mains to Arrive. One person had to reorder as after ordering there was none of... More 

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Additional Information about The Three Fishes

Address: Mitton Old Road | Mitton, Clitheroe, England
Phone Number: 01254 826 888
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 42
Cuisine: British

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