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Ring O'Bells

) #11 of 91 Restaurants in Widnes €€ - €€€ British, , Vegetarian Friendly
Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
+44 151 424 6330
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet night with the wife and oldest son could not be bothered cooking, so we decided to try the ring o bells for a change, as we have not been for a while we got a great dinner. Fantastic soup, great lamb and black pudding...More

2  Thank Jamuke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a meal last Sunday evening here with my family. We all ordered very different dishes and they all came out at the same time, cooked & presented beautifully. (The chowder deserves it's own place on the mains menu!). Service was excellent. Great to see...More

1  Thank Paulah951
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the ring o bells for a private family party, I was alittle taken aback when I was informed I needed to pay a £5 deposit each for my children's places I would of thought it's a given if I was going and paying they...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé tried booking some tables in the bar area the night before our wedding. Roughly 30 people, on a Thursday night, enjoying a few drinks each and maybe some would grab a bite to eat aswell. The response? No. Actually, it was yes... then...More

Thank Kiel O
James A, Manager at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kiel We would normally at this point say thank you for your review as all feedback is welcomed but on this occasion we will just reply for the public to understand what's actually gone on here. Your fiancé did want to reserve such a...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Can't rate the food here highly enough, it was amazing and the portion sizes are generous! Nothing was too much trouble for the talented young chef. The front of house manager ran the place like clock work and was really helpful and polite! Amazing place...More

3  Thank jahdel
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Visiting the Ring if bells quite a few times over the last few months taking friends there and recommending people to use the restraunt .what a turn around last night arriving there at 10 past eight were told they would have to ask the manager...More

Thank petertisdale
James A, Manager at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hi Peter, Please call us on 0151 425 6330 We like to get to the bottom of feedback no matter how good or bad and quite frankly the nature of this review raises a few eyebrows with the complaints you are stating as all complaints...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with singer on, plenty of tables. Cheapest round on the crawl... Friendly staff and poured a good guiness

1  Thank Sean F
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food once again. Never had a bad meal here. Waited about 20 mins for our food which is absolutely fine. You can tell the chef knows flavour combinations and once again the food spoke for itself. Its pricey, but i am a great believer...More

2  Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My sister and I decided to have our dinner out tonight and thought that we would try this pub/restaurant. The greeting was good and the drinks arrived quickly. The menu was on the pricey side but we thought what the hell, we'll give it a...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Staff very friendly ,service a little slow. Food very good .menu quite limited especially for glutin free .however I did enjoy my meal .(egg chips and peas ) pub very clean .the rest of the family really enjoyed their food .we will be back

Thank Eleanorakanel
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Questions & Answers
20 February 2017|
Response from James A | Property representative |
Hi, we are currently waiting on our electrical engineer to inspect the timer for the outside lights as the system is quite archaic and quite hard to figure out. you have my assurances this will be sorted within the next day... More
12 January 2017|
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Response from 1patpope | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm sorry I can't help you as I am a customer. I'm sure if you contact the manager they will be able to help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 6330
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