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White Bull at Alston

££ - £££, British,
Preston Road, Longridge PR3 3BA, England
+44 1772 784151
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rag pudding” (24 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Preston Road, Longridge PR3 3BA, England
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1 - 10 of 541 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked the White Bull for buffet and drinks after my father's funeral yesterday. Far more people came back to the pub than we anticipated but the quality and quantity of food was such that we never needed to order more. The bar staff were...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called today with Mum on the way home from a hospital visit Had soup & fish & chips It was all piping hot and tasty We both really enjoyed it Thank you

Thank Alison2807
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We purchased a Groupon voucher & used it for our birthday meal out Despite booking in at 5.45 the place was nearly full as they have an early bird offer The service from start to finish was superb. Lovely young staff who are so friendly...More

Thank JanB92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a fabulous lunch with you today Had to order (again) the chipolatas from nibbles menu! And the mushroom / garlic soup with warm bread and butter you could actually spread, was delicious Main course - beef suet pudding with parched peas and the most...More

Thank sherrya329
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this kind review, we hope to see you again very soon . Fresh lovely flavours are absolutely our basic standard

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did some research on trip advisor and opted for the white bull based on the reviews for my grandsons 12th birthday meal. Food was great. Mussels and soup of the day went down well as did the main courses Hit of the evening was the...More

Thank Catherine09Northwest
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review!!...when we receive a review like this , it feels like our birthday !!.. kind regards and a very happy birthday to your son!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for a meal with family. The host was amazing the staff were great and the food had a good variety of choices. Everyone enjoyed what they chose.

Thank YorkieYank
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this lovely review, we look forwards to making those 4 stars 5 very soon . Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent three courses on weekday lunchtime for my wife & I. Extensive menu with refreshing variety of enticing options. Service spot on from reservation, welcoming & meal. Definitely recommend!

Thank RobertC41320
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this very kind review, we look forwards to seeing you again very soon. Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Revisited, despite being an hour from our home as we enjoyed it so much last time and we weren't disappointed. Locally sourced ingredients cooked and presented to the highest standard. Staff were attentive and gave the impression nothing was too much trouble. Would definately recommend.

Thank Margaret K
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much , we aspire to these standards at all times and nothing is ever too much trouble.. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited on a voucher offer and were not disappointed, the food and service was excellent. The portions were a good size and presentation was spot on. The staff and particularly the manager were very attentive. We will be going back and...More

Thank Loralee179
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this very kind review, we pride ourselves on attentive service , and we are delighted we exceeded expectations

Reviewed 7 October 2018

After a previous disappointing visit today's visit was excellent - good food and friendly staff. An extensive menu is available to cover all tastes.

Thank Catherine M
Alex c, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for this very kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed our standards and will constantly review a disappointed customers experience. Kind regards

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Paul E
10 March 2016|
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Response from ALEX c | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
My manager will be in touch . I do not envisage any problem .
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Bunty F
4 February 2015|
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Response from ALEX c | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Good morning Mon-Thursday 12-2-30 5--30 9pm.... Fri/Sat/Sun 12-9.... Hope this helps Alex Coward ( owner)
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onemarycooper
20 January 2015|
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Response from ALEX c | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Most dishes can be tailored to a gluten free variety .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Preston Road, Longridge PR3 3BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Longridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 784151
  • E-mail
Description
We are a modern contemporary public house serving modern British food with a contemporary twist. All our food is locally sourced and cooked by an award wining team.We pride ourselves on high quality home cooked dishes .Lancastrian and local game are our specialities.The menus are modern with technical cookery and traditional elements. We also specialize in providing buffets for every occasion and pocket.We look forward to welcoming you to our venue.
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