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The Bourne Poacher

325 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 4LF, England
01253 867481
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jan 13, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Called in during December for a drink and car park looked empty, but was packed with pensioners coach party. We had drinks in rear of pub on Chesterfields around a roaring fire!! Been back almost weekly and gradually working through the menu. The food is excellent and good size portions, as good as restaurant meals. Service has been excellent and... More

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I believe some have reviewed in the past as negative due to saying staff service goes downhill when a coach arrives? Ive never used in the day when this is likely to happen, and good luck to them having a couple of coaches in their vast car park at lunch when I drive past, they seem to get a lot... More

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Top Contributor
181 reviews 181 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We were planning to visit Fleetwood and we were looking for somewhere to eat. As usual, we used tripadvisor and this venue seemed a good choice. We jumped to their website, and spent 20 minutes trying to find a link to the menu. It is important to us as my Wife is a vegetarian, and if there are no decent... More

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Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Been here on several occassions never changes always the same th at is a brilliant afternoon from start to finish food excellent entertainment fantastic staff wonderful cannot believe how they join in and get every one involved will we go back? definitly

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Manchester, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

I went with a coach party full of my friends and we had a great time an early Christmas Party - good food - lovely atmosphere with good entertainment and dancing - we had a great time - the staff are exceptional making everyone feel special.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Nice place very cosy and like a country pub Drinks a little pricey but if you fancy something diffrent have a nosey

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Preston, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

The best afternoon out for a long time. The staff greeted our coach on arrival and waved us off when we was leaving. The meal was hot and delicious and served with a smile. The entertainment catered for all ages, and the staff made sure that all had a god day out. Will definetly go again for another enjoyable afternoon

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We go here every summer to have a drink in the beer garden, we have eaten here a few times and the food is lovely but we get put off by the atmosphere. There is never anybody in there and it's weird eating in a pub by yourself! Strange place.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

First visit here & didn't know quite what to expect. The staff were great and our coach party were personally greeted on arrival & waved off on departure. We had pre-ordered our meals and everyone enjoyed their food. I had melon for starter - most had soup which smelt delicious and was homemade vegetable. Could tell it was homemade as... More

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Been to bourne poacher a few times always great home cooked food and service with a smile,it is a bit more expensive than some other places but you get what you pay for keep up the good work.

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