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Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn

The Knowles Arms | Pleckgate Road, Blackburn BB1 8QW, England
+44 1254 240752
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“moroccan lamb” (11 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
The Knowles Arms | Pleckgate Road, Blackburn BB1 8QW, England
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1 - 10 of 428 reviews

Reviewed today

The meal was very good and the service was great Our waiter was very pleasant and had a laugh with us. The atmosphere is always good.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed today via mobile

We went to Ego Knowles Arms last night for Martin's birthday the food was amazing the staff very attentive especially Laura our waitress we had the best funniest evening thank you so much guy's see you all very soon xxxx

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a New Years meal had to send the starter back as it was undercooked then the main a soup it was raw but when the main returned instead of red wine jus got gravyMore

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sharon L
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Sharon, Thanks for letting us know about your New Years Eve visit - sorry to hear that you had some problems with your meal, but we do hope that the team rectified the issues quickly for you. We will pass on your feeback to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We often eat out at the Ego and have never had a bad meal. We went to their half price steak night on Tuesday and it was packed, there was a great atmosphere and as always staff couldn’t do enough for us. The food was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Ibizabae
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello there, Thanks so much for letting us know that you enjoyed our half price steak night, and that you loved our food and the team looked after you so well - we will let them know. Thank you for recommending us and we will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the half price steak night. What can i say. It was fabulous as ever. We regularly visit ego and always recieve great service. The food is great. We asked for veg instead of onion rings and potatoes instead of chips, this wasnt a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Lisabeenyc
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lisa, What an amazing review to read - thank you so much for the 5 stars! We are thrilled that you loved everything from our food, to the service and our cocktails!!!! We will pass on your lovely feedback to the team and hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Half price steak night,the place was full to bursting.The device was quick and staff Very friendly,we ordered a goats cheese for starters followed by fillet steaks done to our liking a couple of drinks at an excellent price.I would like to add that we have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Billy G
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Billy, Thank you for your fantastic feedback about our steak night!! We are so glad that you all enjoyed your meals!! We will pass on your idea about the loyalty sheme to our Management team - thank you. Hope to see you again very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been a few times to this restaurant but on this occasion the meal was very poor I bought sirloin steak, it was just full of gristle not nice I told them and they just said sorry. Definitely wouldn’t recommend the the steak here...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GoPlaces603073
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Please could you forward your contact details to info@egorestaurants.co.uk with the date and time of your visit and the reference BLK0801 and one of our team will be in touch to discuss your review with you shortly, Many thanks...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for the first time with friends since it has been renovated and wasn't disappointed! Had the goats cheese and red onion pizza and was really nice. The deco is lovely, looks like a bar in Manchester. The drinks were a tad expensive but you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Happie-Traveller-93
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback - we really appreciate it and are so happy to hear that you all enjoyed your first visit! Thank you for recommending us and we would love to welcome you back again soon...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal of approx 25, the staff were really accommodating and friendly, food was great. The process for bringing the food out was streamlined and straightforward. Great value. Definitely will be back!!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Adele T
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Adele, Amazing feedback about your family meal with us - we are so happy to hear that everyone enjoyed our food and service! We will look forward to you all returning to see us again soon..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant numerous times and have been satisfied overall. On this occasion however our experience was very poor. The welcome was not as warm from staff showing us to a table and we had no choice but to complain about the food....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GinnyFoxtrott123
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Knowles Arms, Blackburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ginny, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit, and sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your meals. Our staff are trained to complete a check back after a few minutes of food being served, as we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Knowles Arms | Pleckgate Road, Blackburn BB1 8QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 240752
  • E-mail
Description
Ego is all about bringing you the best of the varied flavours from the Mediterranean countries, in a fresh, modern environment with warm friendly service & outstanding value. Our restaurants are individually designed & operated by brilliant people with the emphasis on quality food & service, entertainment & local community engagement. Ego at The Knowles Arms is a restaurant & bar in a pub environment, with parking for 70 cars, open all day every day & can also cater for large/private parties.
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