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The Lock Keeper

Bar, British, Pub
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Pilkington Way, Radcliffe, Bury, England
+44 161 723 3502
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We called her on Friday the 21//4 we firstly visited the play area and was greeted with a warm welcoming by a lady called Gemma after being there over an hour we went for tea in the restaurant area,it was busy but nothing major,we all decided what to have from the wide range available,we ordered at the bar and again... More 

Thank mellywelly123
Bury, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the chicken and steak (medium)combo so touch couldn't eat it. We were still sat at the table a good 20 minutes after we had finished and still had the dirty plates in front of us. No one asked if everything was ok, in fact no one came near, very bad customer service

Thank ireneirene2015
Level Contributor
25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been her a few times and always enjoyed but todays visit was a complete letdown and we will not be returning. When we arrived we sat at a table that had no reserved sign on but when my husband went to order food we were told we couldn't sit in the area as it was reserved for a party...nothing to... More 

Thank Michaela R
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Instant mash potato still cold in the middle.you will need a hammer and chisel to cut through the meat dirty sticky tables and carpet. I had to return the knives and forks they were filthy!

Thank Derek O
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Waited ages for food and then it was horrible. The meat in the pie was like plastic, but the chips were nice

Thank hamerka
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered before we went as we were a party of 11 . Made no difference service the worst ever. Food came out in drips and drabs . Had to ask 5 times when we were getting the sweets. When the finally arrived in 2 at a time . Two of us were still left without so had to ask again... More 

Thank ray b
Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

food ordered, waited too long and it was luke warm. tables were sticky to touch, whole place needs a deep clean and hygiene review. kids had fun but i wouldnt go back unless refurb, deep clean and training for staff undertaken. shame as its local to my home.

Thank susanbol2n
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here on Sunday with a friend and our children, the only positive thing I can say is it was quite only about ten tables in, on ordering they didn't have our first four choices wanted chicken but didn't seem to have any at all, found something we wanted and ordered two kids meals and ribs and fish cakes, we... More 

Thank Danielle H
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Nice food friendly atmosphere, great for families. Plenty of tables and the staff are very helpful. There is also a play area outside for kids.

Thank andrew j
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Came here last week with a few friends had burger and chips it was lovely and my friend had a salad and that was very nice and my other friend had scampi and that was very good too they have some good offers we thought when we where there they are on the table. Place is very clean and staff... More 

Thank baz1960

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pilkington Way, Radcliffe, Bury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Radcliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 161 723 3502

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?