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The Coven

43 Hallgate | Victorian Quarter, Wigan WN1 1LR, England
+44 1942 237801
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Hallgate | Victorian Quarter, Wigan WN1 1LR, England
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Reviewed August 4, 2012

so good to have a fresh meal with no additives. the melon and strawberry salad was amazing and the cinnamon bun and soya custard delicious. or was it the chesnut pate we both fought over? a friendly, warm and interesting restaurant .... we will be...More

1  Thank magic1948
Reviewed August 3, 2012

My friend, two children and I travelled from Merseyside today, especially to visit the Coven. We were greeted outside after phoning for directions, the owners were both warm and friendly and accommodating. Ethan age nine said, the cake and ice cream was delightful, but the...More

2  Thank Tonya B
Reviewed August 2, 2012 via mobile

Visited the Coven after reading positive reviews and was instantly put off by the dirty floor covered in dog hairs! Then having to trek outside then through a muddy courtyard to a small dirty toilet, to be greeted by a big Alsatian dog. Then I...More

9  Thank kittenx1983
Reviewed July 31, 2012

My friend and I live in Preston, but often come to Wigan to Shop. When we where wandering around Wigan,we came upon this restaurant by chance and our curiousity made us go in. Normally me and my friend enjoy our omnivore diets, but when we...More

1  Thank Alexander S
Reviewed July 29, 2012

We spent a second evening at the Coven in Wigan last night. As a one veggie, one non-veggie, it's rare we eat at veggie restaurants, but for the Coven we will always make an exception, as their food is too good to be labelled, and...More

1  Thank Beth35
Reviewed July 29, 2012

We ventured into The Coven midweek for lunch, having promised ourselves a visit soon, after a recommendation by a friend. The food was fantastic! We felt very much welcomed by Colin, Marie, the children and the dog, and were looked after royally. My partner had...More

Thank megs861music
Reviewed July 28, 2012

I have been meaning to take my mum here for a week or so, ever since my first visit about a week ago. She was not disappointed. I had the spanish potatoes...gorgeous-and mum had mushroom burger with stilton on a vegan bagel. She loved it...More

Thank juliewestie
Reviewed July 28, 2012

Went for a visit to The Coven on Friday 27th of July with my friend and my children. The service as always was great, it was a little busy with people moving out into the back garden and general busy service which I have come...More

Thank Chelle_L97
Reviewed July 26, 2012

As a regular visitor to the coven I have always found it to be a warm and friendly atmosphere with excellent freshly prepared food.So when I saw the so called review written by andy P headed "OMG" it is clear they either went to the...More

2  Thank Gary W
Reviewed July 26, 2012

I'm a keen food lover and have tried lots of restaurants locally and further afield. I absolutely love, The Coven in Wigan and I would highly recommend it to anyone who loves food! It was justly easy Winner of Restaurant of The Year 2012 votors...More

2  Thank Jane C
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Chris C
January 14, 2017|
Response from Eleanor H |
During the day you can use car parks such as Tge Galleries or the Bus Station which are close. After 6.39 you can park on this street. It's always best to book for an evening visit. Regards, Sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Hallgate | Victorian Quarter, Wigan WN1 1LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 237801
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Fantastic cuisine in a historic part of town. Pure vegetarian & vegan with a wide choice for coeliacs too. Everything is cooked from scratch in The Coven kitchen - we all all the ingredients in our food so we can guarantee the quality. We also cater for special diets and needs and have special ingredients on hand to help. Massive drinks menu with 25 fine loose teas, organic coffees and normal & vegan milkshakes & smoothies.
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