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Lawns Restaurant at Thornton Hall

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Neston Road | Wirral, Thornton Hough CH63 1JF, England
+44 151 336 3938
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The one word, outstanding, says it all for the food and service. A quirky menu that delights with every bite. A whole host of surprise extra courses too. Friendly and professional service all around. Chef should be credited with more rosettes as the cooking here is worthy of 4. Looking forward to returning for the tasting menu with matched wines... More 

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Thank Richard S
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very impressed by the menu, and the food couldn't be faulted. It was delicious, and the presentation was impeccable. The service really let it down, we were given different versions of the menu, staff gave us conflicting information about moving from the bar to the restaurant, and when serving the food they made patronising comments. These included "you... More 

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Thank 678Clara
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with the wife for a break away and visited the restaurant. Wonderful food and the service was excellent. Attentive and friendly especially Emily the new wine sommilier. Didnt try and sell us ridiculously expensive wine but helped us chose what we liked. Had a lovely night, not rushed out and made to feel like they cared what our feed... More 

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Thank Simon H
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, very attentive staff, Emily the sommelier is fantastic and unfortunately not that well advertised but hopefully that will change sooner rather than later, intimate setting - a must and will be back.

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Thank Christine M
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday evening, group of 6. Warm, friendly atmosphere. Staff were exceptional, the male member of staff who looked after our table, Janet and Emily, all deserve special mention. All the food was innovative and tasty, definitely style with substance. My favourite, the perfectly cooked duck and the amazing cheese selection. Great night, great restaurant.

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Thank Lolatrainor
Warrington, United Kingdom
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we were at a conference weekend with many delegates present the staff coped brilliantly at breakfast and was split over three adjacent rooms which were all full of character in the original manor building - oak paneled walls with interesting objet d'art and paintings. Breakfast was most enjoyable and despite having to be in time for the opening of... More 

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Thank Malcolmelwood
Liverpool
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a one night stay in the hotel Told them of dietary requirements when asked Dressed up smart sat down at 8am Friday night, restaurant totally empty served canopies, & a drink looked at the menu ( I have a fish allergy) so had a choice of pidgeon pigs cheek or duck , we asked was their another menu. This... More 

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Thank 84to87legends
wirral
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We celebrated our wedding anniversary with a meal at the Lawns Restaurant and couldn't have asked for a better all round dining experience. The food was exceptional, every course was an experience; exciting, stimulating, delicious flavours and served with so much enthusiasm and passion for what you do. So much more than just a meal out. We'll be back again... More 

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Thank wirralmacs
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I love food .... but this place has just taken me to a whole new level of what it's all about! .... A name to watch out for "Ben Mounsey" produced the most fantastic tantalisingly delicious menu I've ever had...it's left me speechless ... thank you and your team for this most wonderful dining experience.

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Thank rexi91
Appleby, United Kingdom
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We had a meal in the restaurant on our First night, it was very good 3 rosettes so had to be! We had 3 courses which was like 7 really with all the little extras they gave us Inbetween! I was a bit unsure about some but I had them all and enjoyed every bit! I've never had rabbit before... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$176
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Neston Road | Wirral, Thornton Hough CH63 1JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Thornton Hough
  • Phone Number: +44 151 336 3938
Description
With 3 AA Rosettes for fine dining, our restaurant offers a menu for lunch and dinner of superb international cuisine, and we have an extensive selection of wines from around the world to accompany. This beautifully styled room is the ideal venue for any special occasion or just a treat! Come along and have a look around our lounge is open from 11am until 11pm for non-residents. Our Executive Chef, Matthew Worswick, has a background working in of some of the most exclusive venues in the country. He brings his experience to Thornton Hall and has created a selection of fantastic menus suited to all occasions, together with the ambience of Lawns, an unparalelled dining experience is created. Matt is to represent the North West in this year's BBC2 Great British Menu. Our Restaurant Manager, and team will ensure that from the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, you and your guests will receive the very best in service and advice on how to enhance your dining experience.

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