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Guild Merchant

) #48 of 430 Restaurants in Preston , British,
440 Tag Lane, Preston PR2 7AB, England
+44 1772 378054
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“mixed grill” (4 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
440 Tag Lane, Preston PR2 7AB, England
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1 - 10 of 200 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was nice to see a barman being trained up while we visited. Smoking area outside is big and covered to protect from the elements. Drinks were a fair price, toilets clean. Overall it was a nice pub

Thank Annora S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited the guild merchant yesterday with my family we walked in and knew it was going to be a good evening we where greeted by a lovely girl called Steph she found us a table for 8 even though it was busy with space...More

Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch with friends and we all loved it. Asked for chefs name and they said Chris gaskell. Service was brilliant and the portions were plentiful. Would highly recommend.

Thank Liam W
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Liam R, Thank you for your recent Review, and I'll be sure to pass on your comments to Chris. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for four for Fathers Day. A nice and pleasant restaurant, the staff are courteous, nicely presented and attentive. Most meals are on a 2 for 1 with the cheapest dish free so we chose three steaks and a chicken and fries. The...More

Thank Vincent R
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Vincent R, Thank you for your recent (and very thorough) Review. Great to see you enjoyed your last visit with us and we hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth the visit, would highly recommend to anyone who fancies a good selection of food cooked by talented people, chef Chris I believe made my dish and it was perfect and tasted amazing, presentation was superb as well :)

Thank Zac S
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon Zac S, Thank you for taking the time to Review your recent visit to The Guild Merchant. I will pass on your comments to Chris as our Kitchen Team are always pleased to hear when they've presented a great meal.

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I are soooo thankful we stumbled upon this place whilst on a road trip. The menu was extensive with so many tasty dishes we were unsure where to even begin! In the end we both settled on buttermilk chicken for a starter...More

Thank jasmenpioli
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon jasmenpoili, Thank you for the review of your recent experience at The Guild Merchant. It always a great boost to my Team here to read such positive and kind comments. And whilst we fully appreciate that 200 miles is a bit of long...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Went back today after not going for about 2 yrs meal was great and customer service was excellent will definitely be back

Thank Mick W
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Good Afternoon Mick W, Thank you for your recent review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your latest visit to The Guild Merchant. It was great having you back with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and friendly service, and food is always good. Never had one complaint with anything. The food is all cooked fresh and great value for money

Thank dukev8
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Hi dukev8, Thank you for your recent review of The Guild Merchant. The Team and I are always pleased to hear when one of our great Customers has enjoyed themselves. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Sometimes you go to a restaurant and the just get it right , this was one of those occasions. After being welcomed in by the bubbly Steph (asst) the perfect front of house host i could tell we were onto a winner , i sat...More

Thank Mark I
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Good Evening Mark I, Thank you for your recent review of The Guild Merchant. We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and I know Steph, Nardia & Sean will be very pleased to read your comments. We do our very best...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Often visit this place with the BF for food which always really good. We often choose a steak or a gammon meal which have always been cooked beautifully. Good value for money with the two for one offer. The staff are a warm welcoming bunch...More

Thank LuvLee B
Michael C, General Manager at Guild Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Good Morning LuvLee B, Glad to hear you enjoyed your most recent visit to The Guild Merchant, and thank you for the kind review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Are you open Christmas Day or Boxing Day
24 July 2016|
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Response from Scott B | Reviewed this property |
yes they are open on both christmas day and boxing day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Tag Lane, Preston PR2 7AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 378054
  • E-mail
Description
The Guild Merchant pub is a classic Two for One brand under Marston's Inns and Taverns, It is a newly Refurbished pub in 2013, its got a lovely outside dining / play area and a covered smoking shelter, We provide BT sport with on 42inch TV for all you sport fans!!
We run a Quiz night on a Tuesday which is very popular and attracts all customer base.
We cater for all sorts of people including buffets for special events.
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