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The Wayfarer

Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
+44 1257 464600
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“pork” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visiting and it was superb. Excellent pub food very well cooked and presented. Great beer and atmosphere. There was a guy on the guitar too which added to the whole experience and we had a great evening. Get the feeling that everything on...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has gone down hill all round ..shocking attitude of manager after waitress spilled full calypso coffee over my mother on her birthday..no reduction or appology just an offer of the dry cleaning bill ..could not visit marble eyes which we went for and...More

2  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on sunday with family who were visiting us. They have been here before & they chose here again as they enjoyed it last time. It started off with a very loud obnoxious customer complaining of there sunday lunches which this argument lasted about...More

2  Thank jackso7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband always said how much he would like to go here when we passed so I decided to book us in online. I booked for 6 O'clock as he usually goes to darts on a Monday so we were having an early tea with...More

4  Thank lisagriff2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just wanted a main meal and had the Pan Fried Cod Fillet with Mussel & Prawn, White Wine Cream Sauce, Mashed Potato and Samphire at £16.95. The portion size wasn't very large but the food was nice. I asked for another lime and soda as...More

1  Thank Cath T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had no complaints about the food at The Wayfarer; it was reasonably priced and tasted good. It was, however, very much let down by the service. The staff were friendly but it was the slowest meal I’ve had in some time. The main course...More

1  Thank Alastair M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

On Wednesday 15 August, my friend and I visited for our evening meal, she had visited previously. The vegetarian menu was not readily available, I was informed when I went to the bar to order. I ordered a vege curry dish while my friend ordered...More

Thank Carol-Anne M
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Very impressed by the Wayfarer. I had the squid which was evidently cooked fresh based on the taste and texture of the food - not the rubbery stuff you get in the chains. Had the Beef Featherblade which was cooked to perfection. All in all...More

Thank Laurence G
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely meal in the bar, really relaxed atmosphere pleasant staff and amazing food. I had the Malaysian chicken, the flavour was amazing and presentation was beautiful would definitely recommend it

Thank Elainethepain
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The Wayfarer has just rejigged it's menu, which now includes two carbonara dishes; one with bacon and one vegetarian. I was half way through my vegetarian carbonara when I found bacon. As a life-long vegetarian, I was pretty upset. The waitress was fantastic, and we...More

Thank Cate C
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I saw a dog in there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Parbold
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 464600
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