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The Great House Barn

Rivington Lane | Rivington Hall Barn, Rivington BL6 7SB, England
+44 1204 697738
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good51%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Rivington Lane | Rivington Hall Barn, Rivington BL6 7SB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a tasty lunch here following a walk. Good service and great choice of food which was good value and with big portions.

Thank MadalynH7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch after deciding to visit the Rivington area. Staff were very friendly and most helpful. Plenty of seating inside and out (but I guess it could become very busy as it is so popular). Good choice of food - we had steak...More

Thank lancsandyorks1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years, even when it used to have a little shop to one side of the barn. Finding a table used to be an issue but now with more it’s much less cramped. Tried the cold and hot sandwiches, soup, pie and...More

Thank Suzie7714
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Some good stalls, good parking Prices not bad, even had a £1stall The cafe can be busy, nice coffee Some may say prices a bit steep, I found The portions good and the empty plates Say it all, Toilets very clean well done

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

You couldn't find a more beautiful area to sit and have coffee and cake. Theres some good walks all around Rivington. Level and up hill .

Thank newtmontrose1955
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Lovely light lunch in a beautiful old building. Great food and drinks choice and reasonably priced. Glad we went midweek though because I know it gets extremely busy at weekends.

Thank DelLancashire
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

It's an ever expanding cafe with lots of outdoor seating for the summer months and a great selection of ice cream for the kids. Over the years though the queues have got longer and the prices higher so pick the time you visit if you're...More

Thank Alice J
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had lunch here prior to "Going Ape" on a warm sunny afternoon. Friendly staff, loads of outside seating and good choice of food. The boys enjoyed the full English and I had a sandwich. Good range of ice cream and choice of flavours, also...More

Thank MimiatWi
Reviewed 12 March 2018

lovely service, very rich cakes, value for money. Can get a little overcrowded most day's. but if the weather is fine, you can always sit outside. Very hard to park aswell. So its best to walk or ride a bike there. Leave your car elsewhere.

1  Thank elainew269
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Barn is a very special place for us we have seen it develop throughout the years and since we retired we have been visiting quite often for lunch, we have never been disapointed! We love the atmosphere, we love the warm welcome from the...More

2  Thank Shelagh p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rivington Lane | Rivington Hall Barn, Rivington BL6 7SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Rivington
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 697738
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