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Wilton Arms

) #166 of 420 Restaurants in Bolton €€ - €€€ , British,
885 Belmont Road | Belmont, Bolton BL1 7BT, England
+44 1204 303307
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
885 Belmont Road | Belmont, Bolton BL1 7BT, England
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1 - 10 of 320 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our 2 young children for tea. Often in restaurants and pubs kids meals are poor. Not here. Really nice food and the staff are lovely.More

Thank Michelle B
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Michelle B Thank you for taking the time to leave a wonderful review. We do like to ensure our smaller customers are as well catered for as the grown ups! Our team really appreciate positive feedback. We all work so hard to ensure the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had taken our 2 year old out to a petting farm for the morning, and decided to have a spot for lunch out. This pub looked quite nice from the outside, and had good parking.So we went in. Big Mistake!! It is a very...More

Thank frances989
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello frances989 Thank you for the feedback from your visit last week. The chips were made from potatoes, hand cut, blanched then fried. Our menu has proved popular with hundreds of customers since its introduction last month. Only 42 items though not including sides, specials,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Agree lovely views with ample parking Bit untidy, table sticky and slops on the back of the menu but overall enjoyable lunch.

Thank Shellymsa
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Shellymsa Thank you for taking the time to leave a review - we are constantly trying to improve and your comments are noted. We are pleased you appreciate our carpark and had an enjoyable lunch. Please call in again soon.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely food and value for money would definitely go again ..had the sizzling Piri piri chicken .. best I've had

Thank Jayne W
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hello Jayne W Thank you very much for leaving us such a brilliant review - we too love our Piri Piri Chicken! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Relatively busy as relatively cheap. Pleasant enough location with lots of parking. Food is not prepared by a Chef, or at least not by someone who understands what it is to be a Chef. You order at the bar, and I asked for a glass...More

1  Thank GMH_and_GFH
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello GMH_and_GFH Thanks for your comments from your recent visit. I’m sorry that things were not to your satisfaction. The world shortage of Viognier is now over and our supplier has saved the day.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Having eaten here over many years, we returned for a quiet birthday meal. It was good to find a menu unique to the place, when so many pubs are now franchises offering the same menu wherever you are. My wife had the lamb and chorizo...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Been an off and on regular for 30 years and returned after a bad meal 9 months ago to give them a chance but never again! Waitress barely able to communicate, very off hand and as if she was doing you a favour - the...More

Thank fiona355344
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello fiona355344 Thank you for your feedback. We're not sure of the relevance of the age of a waitress. I’m sure that if you had just mentioned at the time that there was something wrong with your batter or with your peas then we would...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Wilton a couple of weeks ago on a Friday evening to get a quick bite to eat. We had a quick look through the menu (which was advertised as new) and then asked if there were any specials as there usually is...More

1  Thank LJO71
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hello LJ071 Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I shall pass on all your comments to the team and we hope that you choose to visit us again soon.

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Very poor atmosphere and food overpriced for what its worth, the food was slapped on the plate and looked unappealing and the staff are miserable and looked like they would rather be else where, the member of staff that took our order (nicole) was very...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback although I find it hard to understand. If there was an issue I could have resolved it at the time. I have worked with Nicol this week and I'm not sure if you mean the same person as she is...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Had an average meal, typical pub food. It was hot and edible. The pub has character. Nice location, good views. Quite busy for Tuesday lunch time.

Thank 85Jan
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at Wilton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi 85Jan Thank you for the feedback. The new menu is attracting great interest from our guests. We hope that you try us again soon. Simon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 885 Belmont Road | Belmont, Bolton BL1 7BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 303307
  • E-mail
Description
Located on Belmont Road, The Wilton Arms sits on the edge of the West Pennine Moors. Just 10 minutes from Bolton Centre and five minutes from Horwich The Wilton Arms is an ideal location to unwind after attending a sporting event, football or rugby, or a meeting place before going to a concert in Manchester or Preston. We offer traditional, homecooked food using the freshest local produce so you can be sure of the very best dining experience. We even cook breakfast for organised parties, just ring and ask for details! We look forward to welcoming you soon...
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