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Thu, 5/28
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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
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All reviews fish and chips mixed grill steak pudding sea bass chicken soup the pub sunday lunch beer garden function room cask ales selection of beers family meal stayed here lovely food evening meal
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Reviewed March 11, 2020

We were given a voucher for two three course meals plus a glass of prosecco each - £7.25 for starter, main to value of £15,95 and dessert for £6.95 from the a la carte menu. On arrival we were given both the a la carte...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 9, 2020

Great venue, staff very attentive always willing to help, both in the function room and general bar area. Buffet food was great as well. Don't know where they got DJ from but he was brilliant, kept kids and adults involved all night and very inventive!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 22, 2020

Right in the centre of the old town is the White Bull Hotel, dating back to 1707. There is a small carpark outside which accommodates about 8 cars, although a bigger community car park is nearby. Follow the signs to the Roman Museum to find...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020 via mobile

Went today for lunch....absolutely shocking!!! Chicken was dry, chips had been cooked too long....wasn't busy at all but still no check back was done so the problem couldn't be resolved, as for the puddings brownie was dry and just slightly warm, and my friends dessert...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2020

Good afternoon Sir , please email myself on alex@whitebullgisburn.com in order to discuss this matter . This truly is a one of occurrence , i can only apologise. This is not typical in anyway of our standards.

Reviewed February 1, 2020

We have eaten here a few times and always has been great food and excellent service. The young ladies who work the bar and restaurant are welcoming and friendly.

Date of visit: December 2019
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2020

Thank you for this lovely review , we do everything we can to maintain these standards .

Reviewed January 25, 2020

Visited for lunch with friends from afar, almost a year since our last visit. Fairly busy Saturday lunchtime with a good balance of diners and drinkers. The atmosphere was relaxed and the staff very friendly and helpful. The menu was extensive with some interesting specials....More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2020

Thank you , we are working very hard to not only maintain , but also to improve our standards .

Reviewed January 17, 2020 via mobile

Good old fashioned customer service coupled with great food. The chef / owner took the time to chat to us upon arrival and the rest of the staff were also polite and friendly. Nothing was to much trouble. It was the first night of the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2020

Thank you for this very kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed our hospitality . We strive for these standards at all times .

Reviewed January 17, 2020

We decided to visit The White Bull, for lunch, yesterday using a Travelzoo voucher. There was plenty of parking at the rear and the establishment was not quiet but not overly busy. The staff were welcoming, polite and friendly. Both of our meals were well...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2020

Thank you for your feedback , we are delighted you enjoyed our new creations . We are very proud of our food and beverage offer . Kind regards

Reviewed January 16, 2020

First visit for years to this pub and I have to say, it looked very nice inside. We only had drinks (And a bag of crisps for our dog) but were made very welcome by the staff. A lovely pint of Symonds Cider was had...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2020

Please come and give our food a try!!...We are delighted you enjoyed our hospitality

Reviewed January 2, 2020

On a really hot day I visited this lovely quaint little establishment for lunch. I chose to sit outside at the front and although the traffic was heavy, it was lovely to watch the world go by. The Ploughman’s was short of nothing and would...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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alexcU8560IV, Owner at The White Bull Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2020

Thank you , for this lovely review, i hope the hot weather is back very soon , as i hope we can welcome you again

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ciscobloke
February 14, 2018|
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Response from alexcU8560IV | Property representative |
Yes we are a country inn so we welcome dogs . There is a charge of £10 per night if you would like them to stay in a room . The restaurant has areas which are dog friendly . Kind regards
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janej4444
December 5, 2017|
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Response from alexcU8560IV | Property representative |
apologies, I'm afraid we dont.We do have great food and drink!!,,,and being a Bolton fan, I'm not that bothered about watching us loose!!...Would love to see you regardless, kind regards Alex
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janej4444
December 5, 2017|
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Response from Den87 | Reviewed this property |
i don't think there was but you could phone the pub to confirm
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