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) #51 of 327 Restaurants in Wigan €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Pub
Billinge Road, Wigan WN3 6BL, England
+44 1942 211464
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye steak” (3 reviews)
“great pub” (3 reviews)
“family meal” (5 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Billinge Road, Wigan WN3 6BL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I find venture can be hit and miss sometimes excellent sometimes terrible . Unsure Wether this is because they are over busy or different chefs. Don't always get the order right we had a few items missing also waited a long time at the bar

Thank margwigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great value for money, good entertainment once a month great for couples and families, friendly staff

Thank saintj0hn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant whenever we eat out with the kids as there is a good choice on the menu & food is always very good!

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank jo30nne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We find everything very nice good food good service and atmosphere and we are looking forward to our return visit

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank T1019RQalank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub food with lots of variation on the menu. Very nice to sit outside in the good weather. The staff work very hard to meet the customers needs

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great pub but the fact you have to book a table is silly. Most of the tables have reserved on them so if you walk in on the off chance for food you have no chance of getting a table. They are loosing a lot...More

Thank banksywigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good place if you are lonely, its hard to find a space at times service is usually good though , parking is easy

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank 800royw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Venture, big car park- busy during the school run 2.50 - 3.30pm week days. The food is excellent, no problem with, quality or quantity for the price. Great spot out side, if it is sunny, for beer & food. Like all major pubs, staff...More

Thank Alan-Damp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot fault this pub for food service atmosphere and surrounding, really enjoyable pub wether it's as a couple family or anything else

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank louisesU6558ES
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered chicken skewers with hot hot hot sauce salad and jacket....10oz riveted chips and peas.... total 19quid with 2 colas.... Steak was on a sizzling plate .... all good Chicken was a little dry but fine .... the hot hot hot sauce certainly was...More

Thank Hrh1978
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Billinge Road, Wigan WN3 6BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 211464
  • E-mail