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Hesketh Arms

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Botanic Road, Southport PR9 7NA, England
+44 1704 509548
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Burslem, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice historical pub that has lost none of it's charm over the years - lovely staff and great service. Forms a really nice little hub around the village green after a stroll in the nearby botanic gardens

Thank woolwich920
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time, very homely atmosphere and the staff are very welcoming and helpful, although I think it's gone abit exspensive for the food.

Thank Michelle M
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely relaxed family meal. food was very good and the staff were lovely. our waitress Mari-Clare was lovely and couldn't do enough for us. Thank you.

2 Thank Elodie L
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, Elodie L. We strive to provide excellent service to our customers at The Hesketh Arms. See you again soon! More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So there's about 11 of us, bday dinner, I had crispy duck salad, £12 for 4 baby gem lettuce leaves 1 sliced carrot 1/5 th sliced cucumber 1 spring onion if that, and duck that only just filled a desert spoon and half of it was skin, there's more meat on a chickens lip than on my plate and a... More 

Thank sandra p
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Hi Sandra P, we appreciate you taking the time to respond. The staff at The Hesketh Arms take our reviews very seriously. I'm shocked by yours comments as our sticky duck salad receives great feedback. And our garlic bread is freshly rolled out daily. I would like to speak to you to establish the date of your visit so I... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We all gathered here for a family lunch following a funeral and the atmosphere was very friendly and cosy as there was a lovely open fire burning on what was a very cold day. I and my daughter have to have gluten free food and this was no trouble for them although the choice was limited. Staff very helpful and... More 

Thank anne b
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing these comments, Anne. We always love to receive great feedback. Wishing you a great day until the next time we meet. Alex More 

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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table yesterday for 2pm Sunday lunch straight after both our boys had played football and are always starving hungry after footy and we needed somewhere we could go that we were ok to go in football clothes. Absolutely spot on. Couldn't fault it whatsoever, Kids roasts and meals were fab. My husband, myself and my mum had the... More 

Thank Angnboo
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely welcome, friendly staff and good food. Relied on trip advisor review and was very happy. Would return if in area

Thank Nicki A
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Nicki, thank you for leaving this detailed feedback about your experience with The Hesketh Arms. We always love to receive great feedback. Alex More 

Southport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time in the Hesketh even though they were rushed off their feet and nothing was to much trouble. Food was set menu but was delicious would recommend this place to anyone

Thank nannypoos
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Thanks, for leaving us this response. We always love to receive great feedback. The Hesketh team More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm so glad I booked as it was busy as it was Mother's Day. The food was gorgeous, three courses for £18.95. We will be coming again

Thank nataliedixon972
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the place. Staff all superb and service A1. A really great consistent pub that never fails to deliver.

Thank Chris H
General Manager A, Manager at Hesketh Arms, responded to this review

Chris, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. You really made our day today. Alex More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
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: Botanic Road, Southport PR9 7NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 509548
The Hesketh Arms in Churchtown is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.

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