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Buck Country Pub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
British, Bar, Pub
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Kiln Lane | Paythorne, Clitheroe BB7 4JD, England
+44 1200 445488
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Tue 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wed - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bolton by Bowland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

At long last we have visited this lovely country pub,and we was not disappointed ,very warm welcome warm atmosphere with a lovely open log fire . The beer was well kept and very smooth. The reason for the visit it was my wife's birthday (she is very particular) she loved it ,and we have been to a lot of local... More 

1 Thank david h
Gisburn, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

This family owned pub/restaurant is a jewel in the crown of the Ribble Valley. Rachael and Steve provide a lovely warm welcome with good old fashioned home cooking which never fails to satisfy. You will never go home hungry from the Buck Country Pub.

Thank Helen C
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Awful food. After seeing the Facebook page and video of the food I booked a table for 2 on Monday evening. On arrival staff very friendly, we were given hand written menus, we ordered our food. The food reminded me of school dinners, lumpy mash and swede, the side dish to accompany the lamb shank was deep fried cauliflower! Not... More 

6 Thank Joanne H
Steve c, Owner at Buck Country Pub, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on getting all aspects of the customer service and experience right and check regularly throughout their meal to make sure things are alright and the customer is more than happy with their meal, we completely understand that when things go wrong as they inevitably can do, we are on hand to try to correct and put right... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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189 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at a holiday cottage across the road so this was a natural choice. We were made so welcome by all the staff - the customer service was excellent. We suspected the portions were huge so just went for mains. We all loved our food which was top quality. Very reasonably priced. Thanks for a lovely evening, all.

1 Thank Catherine C
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We have just spent a week at Paythorne visiting family in Skipton and walking in the beautiful surrounding country side. We ate at the Buck 3 times during last week and I must say that Rachel and the team made us feel most welcome. There was no issue with our rather large (well behaved dog) and the Children were very... More 

1 Thank Iain M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

After a long day walking in Settle with our 8 and 5 year old, we spotted a sign off the main road and decided to drive up as we had a long drive home and were all hungry. We were a bit unsure if we would get a table, as it was tea time, and a Sunday, my husband nipped... More 

1 Thank Louiseweedall
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for quick lunch. Very good value and large portions. Had a hot sandwich which was very good. Staff were friendly and attentive.

1 Thank Martin K
Preston, Lancs
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258 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We happened on this eating establish quite by chance on our way up to the Lakes via the scenic route. It was Friday lunch and filled with a day trip of OAP's it seemed who were all waiting for their fish and chip lunches. Bar staff said we would have approx 20 min wait so we ordered drinks and our... More 

1 Thank JillyTPreston_Lancs
Preston, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

What a wonderful experience. We popped in on spec yesterday for Sunday lunch. Amazingly friendly welcome at the bar and the team had a table sorted for us immediately. The set lunch was great, one of us had lamb and the other chicken.Superbly cooked and served with lovely fresh vegetables. The blackberry mess pudding was delicious and the whole meal... More 

1 Thank cheethamtony
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

We visited this Pub and were greeted with a friendly smile. The food was lovely and the portion sizes were AMAZING!!! 2 Pork chops, 3 pieces of Black pudding and all the chips and veg you could wish for. Would definitely recommend a visit!

1 Thank Mary R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $20
British, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kiln Lane | Paythorne, Clitheroe BB7 4JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 445488
A Great British Country Pub nestled in the Ribble Valley overlooked by Pendle Hill in the most Idylic Hamlet called Paythorne. A real Country Pub owned by the same family for nearly twenty years and one of Ribble Valley's longest serving landlady's. We welcome everyone from walkers, cyclist, dog owners and especially familes. So whenever you are in the area do make sure to call in and say hello. Situated off the A682 between Gisburn and Long Preston. The Buck Country Pub. The Perfect Pint, Remarkable Food and Always a Warm Welcome.

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