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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” (61 reviews)
“pie” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
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1 - 10 of 757 reviews

Reviewed 3 days 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
Reviewed 3 days 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
Reviewed 4 days 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
Reviewed 5 days 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
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
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a lunchtime experience! We hadn't booked a table and found ourselves in an intimate side room which was comfortable and well decorated. The choice of main menu, lunchtime menu and specials menu gave us a major headache as there was so much to...More

1  Thank thorntonslack
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time out in you day to leave us this lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time here with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a flyer delivered through our door a couple of weeks ago, and today decided to visit for the lunch. The pub surroundings very lovely. The staff extremely pleasant and efficient. We chose to eat from the Lite Bite menu, it was so good...More

1  Thank Marjorie S
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us such a great review, we are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience with us and look forward to seeing you again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal, very varied menu, hard to choose!! Extremely friendly and attentive. Had dinner listening to the bells of St Helen's!! Will definitely return.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience and look forward to seeing you again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have a lunch time menu. You can have 2 courses for 8.99 or 3 courses for 9.99 (pounds), so you only have to add a pound for dessert. Very good value. The place itself is quirky with tables in different rooms and areas. The...More

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

Hi Judi, thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review, your kind comments have been passed onto the team, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Julie (assistant manager)

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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
August 12, 2017|
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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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December 10, 2016|
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Response from Youngatheart6248 | Reviewed this property |
Yep - you really have to ring them to find out. Food usually pretty good. Other half likes the beer too.
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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, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
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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