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The Brooklyn Bolton

Green Lane | Great Lever, Bolton BL3 2EF, England
+44 1204 523176
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible26%
2 weeks ago
“Good food and generous portions.”
29 Apr 2017
“Full of character ”
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
Green Lane | Great Lever, Bolton BL3 2EF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite living close by we had not eaten here before today. There was plenty to choose from and we decided on the cheese and onion pie and the steak and kidney pudding. Monday to Thursday they offer a two for one deal and this represented...More

Thank JPM777
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Nice pub off green lane, great lever, Bolton. Quite near to motorway. Pub looks like an old mill owners mansion from the outside with large spacious rooms on the inside. Serves mainly Joseph holts beer which is no surprise considering it's a Joseph holts pub!...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went in to have a few drinks. The male behind the bar charged us approx. £6.00 for 2 pints and 1 half of lager. On the second round, we had three pints (2 the same as the first round) and the half of lager was...More

1  Thank Brooksy0124
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Just popped in to this place for a meal and watch the football. Just felt uncomfortable from the minute I walked in. Stopped serving food at 7pm. So thought have a drink while looking for another place to eat. £1.82 for a flat Diet Coke....More

2  Thank Bill E
jbradford42, General Manager at The Brooklyn Bolton, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hi The 25 January was my birthday so I was around and we have been serving food from 12 till 7pm since the Brewrey took over 20 years ago. I would invite anyone to come in and try our new Menu which we have just...More

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I go to the Brooklyn every now and again with family on Sunday. It's usually the blonde lady I think Pam serving. She's a lovely lady always makes us feel welcome. I wanted a coffee but the machine out of order so she made me...More

1  Thank adele2710
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Really enjoy my weekly visit to the Brooklyn with friends the pub is always spotlessly clean, music just the right volume and the food excellent. We tried the chicken wraps which were delicious and the chips best ive tasted in a long time- well worth...More

Thank Liz P
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Visited on Sunday 19th April 2015, this was the worst meal i and my family have ever. All the vegetables were not fresh but from frozen, the roast potatoes were again from Frozen. The lamb i had ordered was unrecognisable as any form of meat....More

3  Thank zowiebowie1982
jbradford42, Manager at The Brooklyn Bolton, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2015

It amazing how we do so many meals and 99% are good yet make one mistake and your in big trouble. here at the Brooklyn we do are very best on this occasion we did have a problem with the mash potato and we also...More

Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Went to order food unfortunately they didn't have what I wanted . Not a good start for food ordering .More

1  Thank stefan l
jbradford42, Manager at The Brooklyn Bolton, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2015

Hi sorry that we didn't have your dish in but we've just introduced our new menu. We could not have the whole menu on at the time as we were waiting for the menu be downloaded on our tills teething problems I'm afraid. So we...More

Reviewed 14 October 2014

There was Ten of us for a meal. Some had cavery and others had meal off the menu, the food was delishes the set meals could do with having more chips and stuff but other than that excellent and the vegeterian meal was excellent!! will...More

Thank Donna-codey
jbradford42, Manager at The Brooklyn Bolton, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2014

Well thank you for your review it's nice to see someone taking the time to wright a nice cements. As it does make all the difference.

Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

First time in here since 1985.......and won't be back in a hurry again. Don't expect to get served at the bar before any of the locals even when they are walking in after you. To be fair the food is OK even if the staff...More

2  Thank Finbar2966
jbradford42, Manager at The Brooklyn Bolton, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2014

Hi so sorry you had a poor experience at the Brooklyn and for this we sincerely apologise. I will be speaking to the member of staff who served you as this is NOT execrable. But please if something like this happens here at the Brooklyn...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Green Lane | Great Lever, Bolton BL3 2EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 523176
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The Brooklyn was built in1859 and was built on a gothic thyme the pub is set in its own woodlands and is very picturesque we average about seven weddings last year with a free function room. Brand new menu coming soon. Sunday Carvery £4.95 Now on also full menu available 5oz £5.95 And 7oz £7.95 Booth come with all the trimming onion rings, toms, mushrooms (ect) Enjoy.
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