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“Dinner Out”
Review of Wilton Arms

Wilton Arms
Ranked #268 of 556 Restaurants in Bolton
Price range: $1 - $28
Cuisines: British, Bar
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Located on Belmont Road, The Wilton Arms sits on the edge of the West Pennine Moors. Just 10 minutes from Bolton Centre and five minutes from Horwich The Wilton Arms is an ideal location to unwind after attending a sporting event, football or rugby, or a meeting place before going to a concert in Manchester or Preston. We offer traditional, homecooked food using the freshest local produce so you can be sure of the very best dining experience. We even cook breakfast for organised parties, just ring and ask for details! We look forward to welcoming you soon...
Reviewed February 4, 2013

Went to the Wilton today for a quick lunch and was really impressed with everything. We ended up having 3 courses because the food was so lovely. Well priced, well presented and really tasty. The staff are all lovely and very helpful and the restaurant itself is lovely. Everything is clean, the place is warm and inviting and I really couldn't have been more impressed. 10/10.

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3  Thank Becki H
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Reviewed January 7, 2013

Decided on an impromptu tea out with the children, something simple and easy on the pursestrings, and were amazed to have one of the best meals out we have ever had.
From the £1.75 potato wedges kids' starters, to the bacon and blue cheese topped perfect steaks, everything was absolutely first class. Would definitely recommend to anyone and visit again asap.
Surpassed much more expensive restaurants by a mile.

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2  Thank AbiClaire
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

Had the new years eve bash last night and the team ran by fleur, Craig and mags performed absolutely brilliantly. This was the first time we had been for new years and will most certainly do it again.The food was excellent and with such variety was a credit to them.Thanks again for a great night!!!

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1  Thank elanturbo
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Reviewed December 14, 2012

Yesterday 13th Dec 2012
Went for a booked Xmas meal for six people.
The soup was tasteless.
The Main Course - the Turkey was wrapped around Stuffing .It resembled a cricket ball and was dry. Carrots,mangetout and sprouts were not cooked, Parsnips were overcooked and mushy and the Roast Potatoes were like Black Rocks. Totally inedible and all six people returned their meal to the kitchen. Were offered £4 per person refund - not really enough for a totally spoiled reunion Also the coffee was served with icy cold milk and one of the mince tarts supplied was served broken into two.
Definately the most horrible meal I have had in my 76 years

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5  Thank Burnleyite
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Reviewed November 26, 2012

Heard through the grapevine a new head chef had taken over at the Wilton Arms so we had to try it. What can I say, the food is amazing, presentation of food is delightful, the specials board looks very well planned out, the food is fabulous. Scallop starter with black pudding and chilli oil was to die for, scallops cooked to perfection and looked so pretty on the plate. Venison with redcurrant sauce was stunning. Can't rave enough about the food. The Wilton arms is the closest you will now get to fine dining without leaving bolton, wouldn't be surprised if it received AA rosettes in the future

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Thank Paul M
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