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The Albert and The Lion

) #69 of 580 Restaurants in Blackpool , British,
Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
+44 1253 743690
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“sea front” (54 reviews)
“busy pub” (16 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely old preserved building in typical Wetherspoons style. Great food, service and prices. It is virtually next door to the Blackpool Tower, so easy to locate.

Thank grandmamam
Reviewed 3 days ago

Typical Weatherspoons pub...food and drink were spot on and a good choice of both...the prices were easy on the pocket and it's also a good place to people watch, if you're sitting outside

Thank Roger_T_Alien
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the great feed back... we do hope you return again soon

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited here last month and gave it a great rating. I've come back tonight and the fish was dry and hard. Absolutely disgusting. The price was good but not if u have to leave your meal. I don't know if I got them on...More

Thank Lesley M
Julie W, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

oh no, im really sorry to here your visit wasn't the best, we will surely be looking into this one for you. thank you for the feed back, we do hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice pub but really busy with tables and seating all crammed in, we went there at 2pm and was very lucky to get a table, staff were rushed off their feet but friendly .....surprisingly the food was served within 10 minutes which was great, situated...More

Thank Djo2904
Julie W, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

thanks for the feed back we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner often go to Blackpool for the weekend, and without fail always go to Albert and the Lion. Offer good variety of pub food, veggie and vegan friendly. Nice array of drinks, with specials. On this occasion they had Pearmania (7%) was...More

Thank Theo H
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for an early evening meal on Tuesday when it was pouring down with rain. 9 of us in total. The barmaid was friendly & polite and got our order spot on. We weren't told there was a wait on food but we...More

Thank lisa2809
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really busy, wet evening in Blackpool and 8 of us (including 2 young children) couldn't find a table. 2 female staff members came over and quickly moved a few tables and chairs around to fit us in. Then they went out of their way to...More

Thank Kerri M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I thought we'd stop here for a bite to eat before going to Madame Tussauds. Sooo glad we did! Even though it was busy our table to wipes clean and we used the app ordering system. We didn't have to wait long...More

Thank Natypop121
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a very warm afternoon so decided to stop by for drinks, had a drink each and a few snacks which was all very reasonably priced. Decided since we all enjoyed it kids included we went back for our dinner that night which again was...More

Thank q1jay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a trip up the tower, a pint was very welcome. Wherever we go, we find Wetherpoons pub , you know what you are getting and that the price is always very reasonable. Situated at the corner of the building of the Blackpool Tower, It...More

Thank mike j
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10 August 2017|
Response from yorkieborn | Reviewed this property |
I believe its 11 pm.
21 October 2016|
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Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
yes, it is bookable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 743690
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