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Retreat Grill, Bar and Restaurant

319-321 Chorley New Road | 319 - 321 Chorley New Road, BL1 5BP, Bolton BL1 5BP, England
+44 1204 849313
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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319-321 Chorley New Road | 319 - 321 Chorley New Road, BL1 5BP, Bolton BL1 5BP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately this meal was a catalogue of errors from start to finish. Upon entry, we were heartened by the warm reception area and were quickly ushered to our seats, only to be moved back when they weren’t ready, mildly embarrassing to say the least. When...More

Thank restaurantninja
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. I had the goats cheese pizza which was delicious and cooked to perfection. Service was attentive and professional. Couldn’t ask for more really!

Thank schnake
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family on Sunday. Had never been before but my family are local to the area and booked a table. The food was fantastic. The roast dinner was lovely and was plenty of food. The kids meal was amazing value and a really good...More

Thank ceewoods W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thought I had donr a review last year but seems I hadnt! Was working up in Bolton last year for a few months and made this place a regular. Food always spot on as was the service. Couldnt fault it, fresh,tasty and good value for...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 5 of us went for lunch on Sunday. On booking, we were told they'd require the table back within 1.75 hours (although luckily this wasn't enforced!). 4 of us ordered the Sunday roast which came with a nice mix of vegetables including...More

Thank Lady_Beancounter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had half and Half Garlic Bread, the Cheese side was warm but the Tomato side was just about warm Main Meal Ordered Lamb did not have any Ordered Chicken did not have any Ordered Tuna Cooked blushing came very over cooked Wife Ordered Sea...More

Thank milinian
RetreatRestaurants, General Manager at Retreat Grill, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for the review! I'm sorry we were running out of a few menu items, your visit came just before we closed for our annual re-decoration and staff Christmas party so on this occasion we have to let some things run out to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to retreat in bolton after previously visiting the one in Adlington and we were not disappointed the food was really good the staff were attentive and very polite one of the staff was working his 1st shift sorry can’t remember his name but...More

Thank bazb3
Reviewed January 17, 2018

We booked a table for our party of 11 to celebrate my daughter's birthday and the only evening slot for a Saturday night was at 8.45pm. We managed to get seats in the bar ahead of our meal and we were given menus so we...More

Thank karen p
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Any pizza n prosecco for £25 great pizza enough for two and lots of choices. Efficient service and good outside area.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Simply brilliant, great food, lovely staff, it’s a shame I’m 230 miles away in Suffolk otherwise I would eat there every night

Thank Craig G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319-321 Chorley New Road | 319 - 321 Chorley New Road, BL1 5BP, Bolton BL1 5BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 849313
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