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The Whistling Wren

The Whistling Wren Turner Way | Leigh , Lancashire, Leigh WN7 4GX, England
+44 1942 601832
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Whistling Wren Turner Way | Leigh , Lancashire, Leigh WN7 4GX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our second visit to the Whistling Wren and we were pleasantly surprised. We had 2 steaks and a bottle of wine for £20 and everything was good.

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AVOID AVOID AVOID,, went here on sunday with the family and was appalled by the service ,, sat down only to ask 3 times for our drinks after half hour wait got them ,, the food i wouldnt give to my dog ,, and the...More

Thank SamSam2121
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've visited the whistling wren twice, and I only went the second time because I like to believe you should always give things another go, and I wish I hadn't bothered. Both times my order was wrong, under cooked, over cooked, wrong items, you name...More

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a wet Monday night so it was quiet but we were served quickly, the food came soon after and it was all hot and delicious, what more could you want, cheap too. The waitress was very efficient sorry I didn't get her name...More

Thank BarbaraSWigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

A commercial pub/restaurant....don't expet charm, but if staying in the Holiday Inn nearby, a fair place for a better evening meal.

Thank tom c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whistling wren is a nice Marstons family type of pub/restaurant, it has an extensive menu and they have a 2 for 1 menu during the week. Very good value, and very tasty food. I drink Marstons smooth, which tastes like bitter with lemonade in...More

Thank Lalrmi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go here to dine every week or so, mainly because its convenient. Sometimes the food and service are pretty good but other times they are pretty bad and I cant quite put my finger on why. I guess you cant expect too much for...More

Thank Softwaremonkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in here early one Saturday and were greeted warmly, we were shown to a table and left to browse the menu. After a few minutes the waitress appeared back and asked if we would like a drink while we looked at the menu....More

Thank Ursula128
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visit this place every 2 months or so whilst on Business in Manchester. The Staff are absolutely spot on. It's nice to walk into a pub after not being in for a month or two and for them to remember what...More

Thank Postmaster1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nearest place to eat to the hotel. Standard pub, lots of 2 for 1 offers. Reasonable selection of beers. Food tends to be big portions. Had the burger first night. Good but pretty much what it says on the menu, burger and chips. A little...More

Thank Graham I
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kathryn K
can you have a jacket potato instead of chips?
March 19, 2017|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they were accommodating
Francis W
Does this restaurant have a disabled toilet
November 28, 2016|
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Response from Sophie T | Property representative |
Yes full disabled access and toilet
Francis W
Does this pub have a disabled toilet
November 28, 2016|
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Response from annabana121 | Reviewed this property |
yes :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Whistling Wren Turner Way | Leigh , Lancashire, Leigh WN7 4GX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Leigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 601832
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