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Fence Gate Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
560 Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9EE, England
+44 1282 618101
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
560 Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My sisters wedding was on Saturday.The food was really good ,plenty and tasty.The service was good too.Apart from not advising people when the tables were tideway and the drinks were placed on bar.The venue was lovely and clean with lots of cool photo places.The rooms...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well what can I say.. Used to love this place and would recommend to friends and family no problem.. Not any more. Last couple of times I came here the service was horrendous but thought lets give it another try. So headed out for lunch...More

1  Thank dannyw882018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic evening at the fence gate, smiles all round, I came here with a large party and was astounded instantly by the decor. The gentleman who greeted me at the reception showed high levels of of professionalism and to follow the waitresses clearly care about...More

Thank markstanners2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent choice of menu with lots of dishes to choose from, and well cooked,, delicious and well presented food at reasonable prices. Gin Flight was great value and very interesting, along with the cocktail menu, Clean plates all round at our table!

Thank billhicks21
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a really enjoyable meal service was exceptional waitress ( Amanda) was very professional and helpful doing everything with a smile would recommend

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit surprised how busy this was for a Monday evening, I know why, there's a great choice of beers and the food was very good. We got an informal table in the bar area which we preferred, good timing from the head...More

2  Thank Mick W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for my dads 80th Birthday. We had to go to the main reception several times over the course of our visit either to prompt them to take our order or to enquire where the food was. My 5 year old grandson behaved brilliantly...More

4  Thank amanda p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and wine was pretty good but the waitress Kayley was brilliant. Thank you for a lovely evening.

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very good but our greeting on arrival was poor. Woman on front desk didn’t engage us for a few minutes which made us feel unwelcome. We ordered the Sunday roast - one beef and the other was beef and pork for an extra...More

Thank RichardJ82
Keeley B, Director of Sales at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Richardj82, thank you for your feedback. Your points will be taken on board and the necessary teams informed. We hope you will return at some point again and we are pleased that you enjoyed the food at Fence Gate.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set out in the country,this is a lovely place to spend a summers evening.Food is varied and prices ok,our meal was good not fabulous but it was extremely busy.i would definitely return.

Thank jemLiverpool
Keeley B, Director of Sales at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you jemLiverpool for visiting and your feedback, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your meal.

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Questions & Answers
Rod M
18 July 2017|
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Response from Keeley B | Property representative |
Hi, We have recently opened the Fence Gate Lodge, which has 24 rooms. if you would like more information please call 01282 509555
3 August 2015|
Response from Keeley B | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes you are welcome to just have a drink at Fence Gate rather than dine. We have a lovely cosy bar and outdoor seating area where you can make yourself comfortable and enjoy drinks. We are open... More
11 February 2015|
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Response from Pauline B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do serve food on saturday but as everyone has already said you do need to book.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 618101
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