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Pesto

206 Appley Lane North | Dicconson Arms, Wigan WN6 9DY, England
+44 1257 252733
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (79 reviews)
“arancini” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
206 Appley Lane North | Dicconson Arms, Wigan WN6 9DY, England
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61 - 70 of 466 reviews

Reviewed February 21, 2017

The staff were extremely helpful in explaining the menu choices. The menu was varied and offered good value for money.

Thank Kate29859
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Seven of us had a lovely meal,service was excellent and the food came quickly.Quite important when eating with children. Lots of dishes with swops between us.Italian 'Tapas' an oxymoron but fun. Our waiter was Bica who was splendid ,patient and helpful. We all enjoyed our...More

Thank John L
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

We popped into Pesto last night. Have been to their restaurant at Trafford so was a bit surprised to see how it looks here. Beautifully decorated and a warm crackling fire near the bar. Food was excellent and fast, my favourite was the mushroom risotto,...More

Thank Weymo81
Reviewed February 17, 2017

We were very impressed with the decor of the restaurant and with the choice of food on offer. We ordered several dishes and to be fair the waitress did say we could have them all at once, which was the norm, or we could have...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed February 15, 2017

pleasant atmosphere good service ..nice beers gin menu excellent..unfortunately this was let down by the meal itself overall it wasn't too bad ;;small plate tapas style suits the missus very well but it was cold...the bruchetta was cold and soggy and the 5 inch pizza...More

Thank Michael N
Mimi J, Guest Relations Manager at Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2017

Hi Michael, Thank you for taking the time to send us feedback after your recent visit. We take all feedback very seriously and are very sorry to hear that the quality of food you received on the night was not up to our usual standards....More

Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoy Pestos thanks to the broad range of dishes: meats, fish, veggie etc. The tapas format is ideal for a family with favourite dishes and willing to experiment. Very smart, plenty of space between tables and warm atmosphere combined for another successful evening.

Thank Musselino
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Visited today after my sister complimenting food so booked for 5 adults and 2 children. Arrived at the restaurant and sat with the rest of our party. After waiting for 10 minutes we finally ordered our drinks with a not so friendly waitress. After ordering...More

Thank JasD93
Mimi J, Guest Relations Manager at Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2017

Hi Jas, Thank you for taking the time to send us feedback after your recent visit. We take all feedback very seriously and are very sorry to hear that the quality of service you received on the night was not up to our usual standards....More

Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Went last night. First of all felt a bit uncomfortable walking in, we had a table booked, no one greeted us so we walked to the bar and waited for ages before someone acknowledged us. Food was average, I suppose what you expect from a...More

Thank martin r
Mimi J, Guest Relations Manager at Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Hi Martin, Thank you for taking the time to send us feedback after your recent visit. We take all feedback very seriously and are very sorry to hear that the quality of food you received on the night was not up to our usual standards....More

Reviewed February 4, 2017

Poor standard of tapas ! No atmosphere ,typical chain eatery ! Staff pleasant but not over professional Very average placeMore

Thank AnneWestLancs
Mimi J, Guest Relations Manager at Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Hi Anne, Thank you for taking the time to send us feedback after your recent visit. We take all feedback very seriously and are very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your recent visit to the Dicconson Arms. To enable us to look into...More

Reviewed February 2, 2017

I have visited this restaurant on multiple occasions with different people and everyone has always throughly enjoyed it. My personal favourites are the beef meatballs in a spicy tomato sauce; the chicken thighs stuffed with parma ham and bruschetta mozzarella. However, the potatoes with oregano,...More

Thank 9BAJW8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Appley Lane North | Dicconson Arms, Wigan WN6 9DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 252733
Description
Pesto at the Dicconson Arms offers authentic Italian dining in a relaxed traditional pub environment serving cask ales and with a real fire. Perfect for a relaxing lunch, group outing or family meal, Pesto is open from 12pm - 11pm Mon-Sat and 10.30Pm on Sundays (with food available until 10pm Mon-Sat and 9.30Pm on Sun); diners can choose from the regular Pesto menu, while larger groups may prefer to opt for the Festa menu. Pesto at the Dicconson Arms is also perfect for a quick stop if you are travelling on the M6 as it is located just one mile away from Junction 27 of the M6 heading towardws Parbold. Download our main menu here.
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