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The Sparrowhawk

££ - £££, British,
Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
+44 1282 603034
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 00:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called with friends one Saturday lunchtime without booking and managed to get what was pretty much the last table. Service was fabulous as was the food. What a brilliant place to while away a good few hours for a long lunch!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank T5968KAjoannes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well today I visited the sparrowhawk for Sunday lunch with my family. Staff where lovely and made sure you had everything you needed without the pestering you can get in some restaurants. I ordered the mushrooms for starters. These where delightful. Main meal was a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nataliehoop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice atmosphere and friendly staff...followed by excellent food from a good menu to suite all. One to return to...

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank paulbZ1664PO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have recently returned to the Sparrow Hawk at Fence to eat and it would appear that they have changed things around a little. There is now a table D’hote, a specials board and a variety of choices on the main menu plus you are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tommo775
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a group of 15 walkers, we enjoyed our lunch at the end of our 7 mile walk. Food was served punctually at our planned arrival time and was of a high quality. Nothing was too much trouble/excellent service !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank robin030
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed lunch with a friend. We frequent this pub on a regular basis.. Sunday lunch delicious.. Weds night steak night.. Great value.. Very helpful, friendly and attentive staff. Always great food. Great wine and beer. Lovely pub.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 259susanp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We moved into the area 18 months ago and the sparrowhawk has become our local eatery.. Excellent menu choice.. With specials galore. Staff very helpful and friendly. A very warm and welcoming pub..

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Companion41985257814
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

8 ladies very hungry after work were not disappointed by this lovely restaurant. wet evening time but can imagine it's lovely surrounding during daylight. ample parking. lovely country pub feel with excellent choice on menu. spa ials board available a very day and 2 or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrsDouglas568
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently delicious food, effortlessly attentive service and cozy, country pub ambiance. What’s not to like?!? We have never, ever been disappointed. A special mention to all the wonderful waiting on staff who make our 4 year old feel like a celebrity when he walks through...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheMcSpencers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Luckily we just happened to find this pub and decided to try it for Sunday lunch,, the staff accommodated us with no hassle and we were given a table next to the window with fantastic views... The food was fantastic and extremely tasty, two courses...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mel_McKeown
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Coral J
15 May 2017|
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Response from LancashireFlatcap | Property representative |
To avoid confusion we have always been dog friendly in specific areas. Sparrowhawk management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 603034
  • E-mail
Our food is fresh & sourced locally to embrace the flavours of the region. We are Taste Lancashire Highest Quality Assured & members of Made in Lancashire. We offer an extensive wine & also cask ales for which we achieved The Cask Marque Award. Upstairs we have a separate function room for private dining or business occasion. You can always be guaranteed a warm welcome & friendly service.
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