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Stanley Arms

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Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
+44 1744 25706
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars at this pub and love the menu and the food. A little unsure though if I want to return after seeing their recent hygiene rating as a 1! On our last visit in Feb I noticed a really nasty smell as soon as we walked in, a kind of blocked drain smell. We had a drink in... More 

3 Thank Clare371977
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the standley arms today for lunch fabulous homemade food ... Great atmosphere... Great service ... Lovely polite staff ... Best pup grub ever

1 Thank Joanybony
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After yesterday's visit enough is enough, we have been going to The Stanley Arms on & off for years mainly because the food is good, however the inexperienced young school girls they have working there on Sunday's is bad enough to put up with, but the real off putter is the bad mannered management !! The older blond lady there... More 

1 Thank yosserPrescot
St Helens, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was booked in for 5 o'clock tonight, finally got seated at our dirty table at 5.35 after witnessing staff members being disrespectful with each other at the bar. On the phone we were told there was a specials menu yet the waitress said they don't do specials on a Sunday. Waited ages to try and catch somebody's attention to buy... More 

Thank Linsey C
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last week and go every Sunday because the meal is excellent and nice drink and friendly staff what more can you ask for 2 staff cooking they do a great job Sam and Mary are also very nice keep up the good work see you soon thanks you for looking after us xx

Thank Daren H
St Helier, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food good. Waitress manners appalling. Very sharp with everyone. I mentioned it to her but she did not change, still snapping at people, no smile. No paper menu to peruse, diners had to stand at a wallboard to see what was on offer. Restaurant was very busy by the time we had finished our meal, it was like bedlam. I... More 

1 Thank crosbymarion
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 9 booked for lunch and all were happy with their food. Interesting atmosphere in the dining room, sort of farmhouse kitchen feel. Very friendly and professional service. Portions were very large, price reasonable. Will return to check out the Sunday roast.

Thank tobleroneLiverpool
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awful service, rude staff, glasses, cutlery, plates all odd sizes, shapes, and debatable cleanliness. The food was cold, dried up vegetables and meat. Don't bother. Awful.

1 Thank Sheila C
St Helens, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to the Stanley Arms last night for a family meal Staff were very attentive Meals were excellent and very generously sized in portions. Menu was varied. A special menu. As well as the a la carte.

Thank margaretmY5474AG
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75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Took my family here for lunch the place is really welcoming the staff are great and the food was superb would highly recommend would return

Thank ste225858

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 25706

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