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San Marco

Blackrod By Pass, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JH, England
+44 1257 475095
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (20 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Blackrod By Pass, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JH, England
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11 - 20 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Saturday night 7.30, party of 8, fantastic food especially the chicken livers with chilli and onions starter. Great vino, perroni on draft. Super friendly and attentive staff.

1  Thank Smath7
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing meal at San Marco last night. The starter was divine black pudding and scallops which was light and tasty. I had sea bass and asparagus risotto which was perfection. My husband started with spicy garlic bread and his main was lamb...More

Thank Rubyspoppy
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I'm hoping that my experience was just bad luck, but on visiting recently, the staff couldn't find our booking initially. Having found us a table, we ordered starters and main courses. The starters were a mixed bag. The ribs were OK, but the soup was...More

Thank Trampus01
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal at San Marco this evening. All the staff were lovely from the moment we entered to when we left. Special shout out to Zac. Thank you for making our evening. Highly recommended this place.

1  Thank lappiloo
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Loved it! Pizzas are amazing, you can tell they put real care into their food. And the wine was also amazing.

1  Thank Adam P
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with a party of 13 for a birthday party. Service was ok waited for a starter and main as there wasnt enough room in the oven to do all the garlic breads/pizzas that our party ordered. Highlight was the birthday cake with the music

Thank lisatomo123
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Disappointing. Food just about OK but drink prices very expensive. Wine especially very very expensive.

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Not been to this place before, plenty of staff all were cheerful and happy. Three of us dined, seabass, pasta and chicken were our choices. Could not fault the food, good value for money meal, will definitely visit again.

Thank Mralanwilliams S
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Went for a meal and we chose the christmas menu, it was absoloutly gorgeous at a very reasonable price of 17.95, the staff couldn't do enough to make it a happy visit as always and we totally enjoyed ourselves Thankyou guys, merry christmas and a...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Drinks far too expensive.Went for xmas meal.Steak was slightly undercooked and the xmas pud was small and clearly a supermarket,s microwave special.Disappointed.

Thank Malcolm R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blackrod By Pass, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton  >  Blackrod
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 475095
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Italian restaurant and bar with a large function room popular for weddings. Situated on the A6 Blackrod Bypass, San Marco is an Italian restaurant and bar open for lunch and dinner every day and is warm and cosy with a rustic feel and original artwork adorning the walls. Diners can choose from an extensive selection of classic Italian dishes from the main menu, as well as from a special board which changes daily. Monday to Saturday lunchtimes we offer any Pizza, Pasta or Panini for £6.95. Sundays, there is a traditional roast and the wine list is all-Italian. Attached to the restaurant there is The Willows Function Room that can seat up to 120 people, has its own bar and toilets and is a popular choice for all kind of celebrations and events, including weddings. San Marco Restaurant is part of S M Restaurants NW Ltd which is incorporating La Roma Restaurant on Ringley Road, Stoneclough, Bolton and Cafe Italia on Moss Bank Way, Bolton.
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