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The Drop Inn Pub Restaurant

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Hospital Road, Bolton BL7 9PZ, England
+44 1204 591131
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Food was excellent. Particular the steak and dessert! Staff were great, polite and well mannered. Bar staff also great when selecting a wine to accompany our meals.

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1 Thank Sarah B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Very disappointed. at 1.30 there was very little meat left and no one to cut the meat which was very dry. We had to ask the bar staff to get someone to cut the meat. She went to the hotel to get someone. It took 20 minutes to get served at the bar, there was only one person serving and... More 

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Thank Rene B
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Stayed at the hotel during a visit to a family Christening. The bar area was full of women in bathrobes and slippers having their hair done, not really the sort of activity to accompany food. To busy to feed us in the evening, had to go elsewhere to eat.

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1 Thank Carol1959_12
Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

No greeting on arrival, found one person serving drinks in the adjacent bar who just told us to help ourselves!. Food of a very poor standard and lukewarm. Tables dirty, floor filthy.

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Thank TS_BL7
Darlington durham
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229 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Stayed at the hotel for a weekend and visited the pub after our spa treatments and had a couple of relaxing drinks before we went back to our room to get ready for the evening.friendly staff handing out free mince pies as it was Christmas weekend.

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Thank Kevin R
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Lovely meal well cooked. Although the service wasn't the quickest. The staff were friendly and overall it was a great night.

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Thank Shishipal
Liverpool
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We popped for a coffee. Tables dirty and full of glasses, plates etc. Nobody cane to clean the tables in 15 mins we were sat there. I went and ordered three coffees. They had "ran out of the normal cups", so gave two of the coffees in smaller "one shot cups".. same price! My own fault for not walking away.... More 

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Thank Major1
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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451 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

My partner and I went to The Drop Inn pub, in the quaint Last Drop Village, Bolton for a drink. The drop inn from outside looked amazing, like stepping into a qwerty quaint village, although inside the furniture and decor was very dated and looked shabby. There wasn't a good variety off drinks behind the bar, and very over priced.... More 

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2 Thank David C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

Having moved into the area in February this year, it's taken us till August to actually get up to our new 'local' and sample out the Sunday roast that they advertise so much! We've never actually been into the pub before and first impressions were pretty good! The only thing i did notice, was that there wasn't many people there.... More 

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1 Thank Laura B
Isle of Wight UK
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Fish and chips: Poor quality and badly cooked. Maybe the chef was having an off day. Did not complain to manager because I was a guest and the person who met the bill may have been offended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hospital Road, Bolton BL7 9PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 591131

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