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Waggon & Horses

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360 Bolton Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JL, England
+44 1204 882221
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out and about today for a nice Bank Holiday drive and visit to a few garden centres me and the wife decided to stop for a bite to eat. As we passed through Hawkshaw we knew of the Waggon and Horses, but had never been in before. Well what a gem. The welcome from the staff was fab, facility and... More 

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Thank stuart b
Bury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Waggon is a regular favourite for us. We visited this weekend and enjoyed a meal with a family friend. The menu is extensive but always beautifully cooked and piping hot. The chefs are always trying to improve the menu and the specials are always worth trying. The special starter was BBQ chicken wings, which my husband had as a... More 

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Thank Missmoo1108
Bury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Great food, in a lovely village location. Staff great, locals friendly, lovely atmosphere. Looking forward to summer days sat outside. Well done team at The Waggon.

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Thank GeoffJ16
Manchester
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A really nice pub with comfortable, modern decor, the Waggon and Horses offers a typical menu of really good, freshly cooked food. Welcoming staff and a good range of wines make this a great place for me. There is also a bowling green at the back, lovely for leisurely summer evenings.

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Thank ManchesterItalophile
Chorley Lancashire
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119 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Been going here for many years and it has recently changed hands. Food is always great and there are some lovely new options on the menu. New decor gets a thumbs up and staff/service is always great and they are fab with the kids. Always clean plates all round. Keep it up!

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Thank Foodies109
Bury, United Kingdom
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299 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

It's been a little while since we last visited and pleased to say the good standard of food and drink remains, together with the friendly reception and service. I tried the special starter of a home made sausage roll which was very tasty sand followed up with the fish pie, not only excellent but piping hot. My wife opted for... More 

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Thank prefdavid
Bolton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

booked an evening meal here for a catch up with my friend. it has a really nice Country Pub feel to it the staff are very friendly and the service was efficient and the girls very pleasant. My friend and I both opted for steaks mine the Rump medium to rare my companion the rib eye medium to well, both... More 

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Thank Travellinstyle
Manchester, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

What a lovely cosy pub. Warm as toast on a freezing cold evening with roaring open fire. The staff are very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Our food was great - so good we ended up halving our main course so we tried both. The veg was really good too - plenty of it and not overlooked. Thank... More 

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Thank Holcombe504
Bury lancs
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Called here after reading the reviews on TA,and was not disappointed..When we first walked in(around 1pm) I was a bit taken back because there was only 3 other people in. But we chose off the menu and ordered,one cheese and onion pie and one steak,both came with veg and homemade chips.When it arrived it was pipeing hot and absolutely gorgeous.Would... More 

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bury
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Friday lunchtime. There were a few tables in and we sat in the restaurant . The waitress was busy serving taking menus getting drinks etc as she was the only one on that day so service was a little slow The food was lovely I had the fish and chips and my partner had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 Bolton Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Hawkshaw
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 882221

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?