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Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant

5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
+44 1995 603360
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (58 reviews)
“pate” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What a little gem hidden away in such a lovely village. 4 of us out for lunch today, we had the lite bites menu. We all enjoyed our food and friendly service from Julie and the team. Will certainly be returning and will recommend it...More

Thank patsearle123
Reviewed 2 days ago

Yesterday, after a particularly stressful week, we had Sunday lunch at the Punchbowl in Churchtown. This is a lovely old pub in a wonderful setting - although not far from the busy A6 road it is a quiet and in an idyllic location. The food...More

Thank Jacquie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just spent a wonderful Saturday night having a lovely meal at the Punchbowl. There were 18 of us and I have to say the service was fantastic. Excellent food, attentive staff, and a lovely atmosphere in a lovely little quaint country pub/ restaurant. Will definitely...More

Thank LynSpence
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Lyn, thank you for taking the time to write us a lovely review, it was our pleasure to serve you all and we are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us, your kind comments have been passed onto the team and we look forward...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

....at this attractive village pub, tucked away just off the A6 so you need to keep your eyes open in case you miss the turning. If you do, you'll miss a treat. Friends took us there recently; we had the lunchtime special "Litebites" meal which...More

Thank Alan D
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Alan, thank you for leaving us a lovely review, your kind comments have ben passed on to the team, we hope to see you again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst visiting my parents who live locally they recommended we pop to the Punchbowl for lunch as it was my mine and my Husbands 18th Wedding Anniversary. What a warm welcome we had and the food was second to none...I don't think the plates would...More

2  Thank Lisa P
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Lisa, thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, and thank you for choosing the punchbowl to celebrate your anniversary. We are pleased you enjoyed your experience here with us and enjoyed both your food and excellent service the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Debbie Rowlands · 3 minutes ago Yesterday was our 3rd visit in the last 2 months. First time was our son-in-laws birthday. Lady who served us must have over heard this and when she came to take our order brought him a card and balloons...lovely...More

Thank DebsterBlue
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Debsterblue, thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review, we are pleased you enjoyed all 3 visits here to the punchbowl and look forward to seeing you on your 4th visit. A warm welcome awaits you. Kind regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Top notch food at exceptionally reasonable prices. We were on a visit to my partner's home town and out for a meal with his family, this was their selection. Nothing too much trouble and the service was exceptional. Portion sizes very generous too. Congratulations on...More

Thank maisiecatGuernsey
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed excellent food and service which we prise ourselves on here at the Punchbowl. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best meal I've had for a long time. Managed to get a table for 2 without booking but booking is advisable. Service was excellent, nothing was to much trouble, Timing between courses was perfect plenty of staff on , had the steak with blue...More

1  Thank james s
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi james, thank you for leaving us a lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your experience here and look forward to serving you again. Kind regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with my daughter and granddaughter for the Lite Bites menu which had been emailed to me together with a voucher for free drinks. Pleasantly surprised to find the portion sizes were not as small as the price (2 courses for £8.99 or 3 for...More

1  Thank CHRISTINED563
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review, our lunch time lites are proving to be very popular, we change the menu every week so there is always something different on for people who visit regular, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent lunch in cosy surroundings, helpful attentive staff good beer and the facilities were spotless. Will definitely be returning.More

1  Thank scotchm2015
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to leave us suck a lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us, your kind comments have been passed on to the team, we look forward to welcoming you again soon ~ Julie (assistant...More

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Rachael S
September 25, 2017|
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Response from maisiecatGuernsey | Reviewed this property |
I went by car with family, cannot answer if you mean by public transport. It has good car parking.
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Rachael S
August 13, 2017|
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Response from PunchbowlManager | Property representative |
Hi we have quite a few choices available to suit all tastes, starters include pate soup and prawn cocktail as well as other choices, main courses include Gammon, pie, fish and chips as well as other choices and there is a... More
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Rachael S
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Response from PunchbowlManager | Property representative |
Hi just to clarify the Lite lunches is served Monday to Saturday 12-2:30 and has a good selection to choose from. 1 course £7.99 2 courses £8.99 and 3 courses £9.99 thanks Julie (assistant manager)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Garstang  >  Churchtown
  • Phone Number: +44 1995 603360
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Description
Our award-winning Punchbowl, in Churchtown, has a reputation for excellent hospitality, fantastic food and friendly dining. We really know how to look after our customers. That’s why visitors from nearby Garstang, Lancaster, and even further afield, still see the Punchbowl as their local.
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