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The Plough Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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Chain Lane | Staining, Blackpool FY3 0BX, England
+44 1253 883585
12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Christmas meal was good value in every way. The flavour of the festive food was impressive. Very hot and tasty. The service was courteous and friendly. Could not fault it in any way.

1 Thank John S
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been many times recently over the last month as moved into the village and it would be rude not to go visit the local pub! Each time we have eaten there the food has been good and the prices are spot on. Most expensive meal is 9.99 and it's a mixed grill and you get a plate full. There's always... More 

Thank DW1006
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

What looks like it should be a welcoming friendly village pub is anything but. On speaking with the locals it appears the problem is one of the two landlords . We mistook this landlord for the village drunk. For most of our visit he stood at the bar drinking and verbally abused customers as the came in making all sorts... More 

6 Thank moosehunte
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

For the price you pay, Sunday lunch is very average. Frozen vegetables. Surely they can push the boat out and serve fresh food!

1 Thank Carl A
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We went for a family occasion and so there were quite a few of us! I'd never been before so didn't know what to expect. The service was excellent and the staff were very nice, polite and friendly but the one thing that really made my day was the food! I had the lasagne which was amazing, full of flavour... More 

Thank Samantha B
Bulkington, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

the food here is amazing . the mixed grills are massive and very very reasonably priced (I would recommend the grill ) the kids meals are also good value for money . the whole place has a very friendly warm atmosphere and we stayed here for a couple of hours after we had finished eating as the weather was nice... More 

Thank Katie123abc
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food is good and really well priced! A nice atmosphere, you can take your dog in and have a drink. Lovely owners and staff. Only reason I didn't score a 5 is because the beer is a little expensive that most pubs, but it is in a small village.

Thank saf_27
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We had the roast dinner which unfortunately was clearly frozen roast potatoes. The mash was very lumpy and the gravy was gloopy and clearly heated in a microwave. Really disappointed. The staff are nice enough but it really was like the blind leading the blind. Won't be back.

1 Thank nothingbutamummy
Oldham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Called on Gala day for sandwich at dinner and portion size was massive and very tasty, returned for evening meal and tried fish cakes, which were lovely husband had a ham hock for the second time which was delicious. Forced myself to have dessert chocolate pudding served with ice cream as I love it partner had apple pie which he... More 

Thank 62shaz
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We popped into the Plough today for a bite to eat after a walk from Marton Mere to Staining and was pleasantly surprised. I ordered a Prawn Marie Rose Sandwich and chips and partner the combo meal. Huge portions, fresh bread, freshly cooked. We thought it was very good value. It was busy being staining gala day but we managed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chain Lane | Staining, Blackpool FY3 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 883585

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