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Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in at end of a Sunday afternoon walk, pub was very busy and lots of tables reserved but they found us a table. Really good food and drink, very friendly staff, would definitely recommend. Walkers and dogs very welcome.

Thank ruthbeau77
Hyde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went friday the 17th for an overnight stay, we were not disapointed. Great selection of Hand pulled ales, nice wine and lovely food. The pub is really old and quirky, loads of little snug areas off the main bar. The food was of high quality, the evening meal and breakfast were hearty and of good value. The staff were excellent...

Thank Bridgelad138
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We really love this pub and have been a few times. It's is great after a nice walk around the reservoirs with the dog. I have noticed over time that the service and speed has been in decline. Today there was just one waitress for the whole pub, and two people behind the bar. There was a queue to the...

Thank Tyabb455
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I've been coming on and off to the Strawbury Duck for past few years and always received a warm welcome. The pub can be extremely busy but even in busy times the food quality and atmosphere shine through! The staff are super hard working and attentive and this is probably the best pub for dog walkers and owners I know....

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night, this is a place with lots of character and history if you are looking for a quiet place just outside Boulton this is it the only downside is the state of the approach road from the rear. Take the Station road it is in reasonable order. Food is second to none and the staff are really...

Thank Roderick R
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Literally in the middle of nowhere but a fantastic little pub. Visited with some work colleagues and steak and kidney pie was a little more kidney and not as much steak but very tasty. Bury black pudding starter was a must though - could have eaten it twice!

Thank RCFC84
Darwen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Can't review the food as we were told at 2pm by some snotty 18 year old waiter that there were no tables until 6pm yet the place was half empty. Spoke to the manager who was struggling to cope with a few drinks orders behind the bar and he showed no desire to accommodate my partner and I. We were...

Thank Robinho71
Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We haven't visited here for quite some time so we thought we would try again. Same old menu but no special board tonight. The meals where we'll cooked with reasonable quick service. One downside is it appears that they have had a sizeable price increase across the whole menu.

Thank Mike769953
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We've been a few times and never disappoints! Always a good meal had. And considering every time we've been and it's been busy the staff have always been friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend and go again and again. It's a great place to eat and welcomes dogs too which is a bonus.

Thank sammja87
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Came here to eat with my friends and we where shoved in the corner it took half an hour before our order was taken and then after an hour and ten minutes our starters still hadn't arrived I went to the bar to ask and the rude waitress didn't even offer an apology! The food was a poor standard the...

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Additional Information about The Strawbury Duck

Address: Entwistle,Turton Overshores Road, Bolton BL7 0LU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bolton
Price Range: €80 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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The Strawbury Duck Bolton, Greater Manchester
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“Get the hot cider whilst it's on over winter”
 of 5 bubbles gemmah616, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a slightly larger room if you're travelling as a couple.”
 of 5 bubbles stevebV9217TH, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles mcfcfanBournemouth, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Looked at most of the rooms and they all looked really nice”
 of 5 bubbles JohnK6KR, 18 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Try and get the front rooms they are bigger!”
 of 5 bubbles Laineydesanvito, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
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