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Butlers Arms, Pub & Dining

££ - £££, British,
Pleasington Lane, Pleasington, Blackburn BB2 5JH, England
+44 1254 207233
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Pleasington Lane, Pleasington, Blackburn BB2 5JH, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Love the Butlers and the new menu, so much choice. Roaring fires, immaculate, 5* service, friendly welcoming staff. We had steak cobbler last night and I didn't want it to end with a few cheeky vino's. Sunday menu a must and Friday fish and fizz...More

1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 days ago

A friend told me about this pub,the menu had a varied choice for everyone.Greeted by the owner,very pleasant and told us about the menu. We ordered a ribeye steak and the steak cobbler. The food was very good. We waited a little while for the...More

Thank Gillybobs1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good place to eat with several rooms, each varying in the design from 'ranch' style to cosy pub type rooms. There were about 8 people in the group and the order ranged from sandwiches to plated lunch food. All was good and nicely presented....More

2  Thank Genoa25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How lucky are we to be in walking distance of The Butler`s Arms. Sizziling steaks on wednesdays Fish and Fizz on Fridays...and now a splendid new menu. Looks like we could be visiting 3 times a week. Excellent ambience, attentive staff, fabulous food and vino.

3  Thank yvonne h
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely country pub in a lovely setting in Pleasington, next to the bowling green, with lots of outdoor seating overlooking it The interior is smart and modern. The staff were lovely and couldn't do enough for you The menu has a great...More

1  Thank Donna L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went a Friday Night with the family who had traveled from all over the country and we decided to eat here as some of the family live close by. We have eaten here and the food is good but I have to say on this...More

Thank carol h
Reviewed 7 August 2017

had a lovely lunch here on Sunday, had a rather long wait for starter and my salad had no walnuts in that stated did, other than that was beautiful, sun was shining in beer garden lovely decor friendly place, would recommend and a beautiful walk...More

Thank charps63
Reviewed 5 August 2017

So very disappointed after today's visit to the Butlers Arms. Nothing on the menu Slimming World friendly, all bread, deep fried or creamy options. I went for vegetarian chilli with rice, others in our party went for sandwiches. When the sandwiches arrived everyone thought the...More

5  Thank Angela S
Michael H, Owner at Butlers Arms, Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HI Angela. Sorry we are not slimming world friendly, were just a good pub with good old honest food and a good selection of dishes. 90% of the menu isn't fried, a good selection of salads could be an option if your trying to 'Slim'...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It was my 30th birthday celebration and The Butlers arranged to chauffeur myself and my family to and from the venue which was amazing and made it very special! The menu choice is superb and the food is amazing! My mum is gluten free and...More

Thank Rosieposiecrook
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us booked in for Friday 6:30. Couple of beers, then choose of Fridays fish orientated menu...I had the scallops, then chish n fipps, there was a lot of choices explored! The prosecco was bogof, so the girls obliged! Didn't leave till 10:30. Great...More

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11 September 2017|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what's on the latest menu, so best log on to their Lunch Menu. Mike Allen.
10 September 2017|
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Response from Angela S | Reviewed this property |
Lots of choice on menu, but my experience was slow service and very poor quality, see my review about sandwiches served on mouldy bread! My advice would be to be try somewhere else!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pleasington Lane, Pleasington, Blackburn BB2 5JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn  >  Pleasington
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 207233
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