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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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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

What an exquisite dining experience at lawns restaurant Thornton hall. Food sublime. Staff knowledgeable and attentive and friendly. Gorgeous dining hall. Very reasonable price. The chef is masterful in his choice of dishes and a true artist in his presentation. Lots of added extras with the meal which were both delicious and surprising. Cheese board amazing. Will definitely be a... More 

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Thank rocket790
Wirral, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Please see my review of Thornton Hall which incorporates a review of the wonderful Lawns experience.

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Thank Antony D
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Ate at the Lawns Restaurant in January 2017 the staff were both young friendly fun and professional and really made our meal all the more enjoyable the a la carte menu was lovely with gorgeous dishes sent between the courses to surprise and entertain us like a fresh baked carrot and olive mini loaf lovely and hot melting in the... More 

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Thank Stedadan
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Myself and my husband and son had dinner at the lawns on New Year's Day . As usual the service was faultless, however the a la carte menu was disappointing and was over loaded with fish dishes . We have eaten at the lawns on several occasions and this is the first time we have been let down. The food... More 

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Thank ethangeorge
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

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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1 Thank Richard S
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 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 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 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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1 Thank Simon H
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 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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1 Thank Christine M
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

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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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
British, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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