We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vardon's Restaurant Chorley

Whittle Woods, Chorley PR6 7PP, England
+44 1257 269221
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“petit fours” (5 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“roast pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Whittle Woods, Chorley PR6 7PP, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (155)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Vardons restaurant at Shaw Hill hotel & Spa has always been my favourite venue. Visiting here over many years enjoying luxuriously elegant dining served with courtesy & a smile the most delicious meals of high standard. What is going on? I booked a table for...More

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Dined here Sunday evening from the Sunday menu. The Food & service were fantastic, all staff very friendly & efficient. The food was fantastic, we dine out a lot & this was the best Sunday lunch we have had in a long time. The roast...More

Thank katie b
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We dined in the restaurant that's part of Shaw hill hotel. The food and the service is very good and we really enjoyed returning here. Over all very nice and worth visiting even if not staying in the hotel.

2  Thank albeback1
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

A birthday gift. I'm glad I didn't pay for this as it was quite expensive for what you got. It was very traditional and boring. A toasted currant tea cake with soup? Don't get me wrong the food was tasty enough just not good enough...More

Thank auctionmum
Reviewed January 19, 2017

We were greeted by the maitre de, Paul and was ably assisted by Sue. There was nothing that was to much trouble. Proper table cloth and napkins, The food was delicious with good menu options and do have a coffee with some chocolates to finish...More

Thank Bill3075
Reviewed January 14, 2017

One of the nicest meals we have had - a must for food lovers!!! We have been a few times now and each time it has been top notch food and wine

Thank mrsecretsh0pper
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch here. It is a little more expensive than other restaurants in the area. The atmosphere is old fashioned and the food is good if a little uninspiring. It gets a 4 (just) for its location which is quiet and peaceful. There...More

Thank Daniel I
Reviewed December 11, 2016

nice restaurant long wait between courses otherwise not bad. Nice view across the fairways ample car parking don't forget to obtain an exit code to the car park.

Thank ianarmoursmith
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal in beautiful surroundings. Food was freshly cooked and delicious. I would highly recommend the lamb main.

Thank lyegreen
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Beautiful restaurant and fabulous service without it being overbearing or pretentious. Maitre 'd was expert and judged customers superbly. Enjoyed a Saturday night dinner there. Wife rang in advance as now having son's 21st there and response back next morning as promised was excellent, checking...More

1  Thank chris1957
Nearby Restaurants
Malthouse Farm
1,118 reviews
.96 miles away
The Bay Horse
162 reviews
.43 miles away
Tiggis Xpress
189 reviews
.82 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Astley Hall
389 reviews
1.60 miles away
Worden Park
223 reviews
2.11 miles away
Grandad Jims's Traditional Sweet Shoppe
18 reviews
2.19 miles away
Botany Bay
483 reviews
1.33 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vardon's Restaurant Chorley staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whittle Woods, Chorley PR6 7PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 269221
  • E-mail
Set within the idyllic surroundings of Shaw Hill Country Club, Vardons Restaurant at Shaw Hill Hotel serves classic European cuisine made using the finest locally sourced produce. Opulent yet relaxed, the Regency-style dining room features lavish drapes and elegant corniced ceilings. An array of rich and heady flavours includes venison carpaccio with roast beetroot, roast monkfish with Pernod sauce, or a succulent sirloin steak filled with creamy Roquefort.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing