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Stocks Tavern

16 Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NN, England
+44 1257 462874
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (17 reviews)
“black pudding” (7 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
16 Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely relaxed atmosphere, serving delightfully tasty food served perfectly. Staff are polite and friendly making a enjoyable experience.

1  Thank Seasonedtravellers99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't visited The Stocks Tavern since its refurbishment, quite some time ago, so we didn't know what to expect..... Well, we were delighted! The food was delicious, tasty and beautifully presented, and we enjoyed the meal so much we returned on Friday evening again,...More

Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we’ve been here, it’s been very good. Today was no exeption. Food lovely, service great and good value. Recommended

Thank albeback1
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Driven past so many times over the years and called in today for Sunday lunch. What a pleasant surprise, really nice decor, lovely atmosphere pleasant staff and delicious piping hot food £13.95 for 2 courses, good value. Will most definitely return.

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed April 5, 2018

I was recommended the food at the Stocks by my daughter. My wife and I had a brilliant experience, the menu was varied and appetising with a good choice. There was also an Early bird and Specials menu which complimented the main menu. When our...More

3  Thank daverkerr
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Went here for Easter Sunday had visitors from London. What a disappointment, starter was good but the main event was not good. Beef was tough all 2 thin slices of it! Yorkshire puddings we are sure we’re cooked for last Easter. We had cancelled another...More

1  Thank 31robert
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

My wife booked a table here as a surprise for my birthday. Neither of us had been before. We were both blown away. The dining area is tastefully decorated, the staff very nice and the food was just superb. We had a really nice lunch...More

2  Thank albeback1
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Recently refurbished, this pub was a pleasant surprise. The food was lovely and the drinks selection was vast. We’re glad we tried this pub again after it was done up. It is a shame there isn’t much room for drinkers and when we went in...More

Thank Danny H
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife and daughter tried the food here and were very impressed, quite a large pub which was very clean and tidy and the real fire was very welcoming during the cold snap we’re in at the moment, the lovely village of Parbold is just...More

Thank Alan157243
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a quick lunch, we all had a baguette either the steak strips or tuna melt, all very good, came with a small salad and chips. Lunch deal is £9.95 for a starter with sandwich or main. The recent refurb makes it a...More

Thank Saabaero
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Richard B
November 11, 2015|
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Response from davidpreston47 | Reviewed this property |
During the week I'm sure it's normal pub hours but I think they open early on Saturday and Sunday for breakfast. Sorry I don't have exact details.
Sue R
February 17, 2015|
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Response from tilly1957 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have vegetarian options, can't comment on them as I am a meat eater! I am sure they could tell you over the phone what is on the menu and they are very helpful if you want to tweak things a bit. hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Parbold
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 462874
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Our quintessentially English pub and restaurant set at the heart of Parbold village might have been built in the 1800’s but has been re born in 2017. Following an extensive refurbishment, our gastronomic delight now offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere complemented by friendly and attentive staff. We source local sustainable produce from the best suppliers ensuring you receive only the best dining experience. The perfect place to relax, enjoy a glass, have a nibble, or just unwind in front of the fire. Offering you a warm Lancashire welcome, we look forward to serving you soon.
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