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US$6 - US$21
British, Pub, Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for 7.30pm and was served drinks by unmotivated staff member. Went to order food to be told what we wanted had sold out, re picked and ordered and was told there would be a wait of up to half an hour even though the...More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for the Carvery at 6pm,only to be told when we got there that there was no Carvery.This was booked the day before as a treat for our Son for doing well in his exams.The lady did apologise but we were disappointed as we were...More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used to love the carvery here. We went today, the staff serving customers were talking about a lady as she left the carvery area The customer service was really poor The food was not as good as it used to be, there were very...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 10 August 2021 via mobile

We've been here SO many times (pre-Covid) when we visit Aunty in Chorley and we've always adored this place.. I usually have the carvery and was really looking forward to it but alas this has now changed and the carvery is only on Sundays now....More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 7 August 2021

We booked the Bowling Green for my dads 80th birthday celebration and from start to finish the service was first class. We had various dietary requirements all of which were catered for. All our meals arrived hot and fresh in a timely manner. Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 26 July 2021

We used to love going here due to the play room for the kids and although this is back open, the food quality has taken a dive. Yet again the childrens mash came out cold in the middle and hot on the outside. Quite clearly...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 16 July 2021

Party of three adults and one child, we ordered three mixed grills requesting no tomatoes on any as I gave an allergy to them, we also ordered a children meal of beefburger for my granddaughter. The meals duly came out all with tomatoes on, I...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 20 June 2021

Very pleasant young man. Good table service and very polite. Made what had been an upsetting day a lot better with his attentiveness

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 13 June 2021

Absolutely brilliant the children loved it and the staff were brilliant friendly and nothing to much trouble The breakfast it's self was excellent Will return

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 6 June 2021

Drink order taken straight away, 40 minutes later I had to ask someone to come and take our order, they weren’t that busy either, however the girl taking the orders said there was only 2 serving, which is a bit bizarre as it was a...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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19 January 2020|
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Response from M1vanman | Reviewed this property |
Choose your time if you go around 3.00pm it's not so busy as the dinner time rush has ended and its before the tea time rush! We go there alot and always find this time just right, Saturday or Sunday. But like someone else... More
Jennifer R
18 August 2019|
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Response from Simon D | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I think it finishes at 9pm but best to phone and check
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22 June 2019|
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Response from jimmU6772ED | Reviewed this property |
It is on the A49 between Euxton & Charnock Richard.. Can't miss it as it is a very large pub.
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The Bowling Green is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4