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Fence Gate Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
560 Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9EE, England
+44 1282 618101
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
560 Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9EE, England
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1 - 10 of 830 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had a lovely meal earlier on in the day, me and my boyfriend had two roast beef dinners. However the service was very slow and some waitresses were walking around with annoyed faces on and seems like they didn’t want to be there. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Hannahwilson1996
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Third time visiting. Superb food. Lovely atmosphere. Our waitress Holly was outstanding. Will visit again!

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank Jack77714
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

6 of us for dinner at 7pm on Saturday night. The young lady waiting on our table was lovely, friendly, and, when asked a question that she couldn’t answer, she went and found someone who could, rather than just say “I don’t know” as many...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank Janmiker
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Fence Gate Friday evening for a date night with my hubby. Welcomed and shown to our table, but after that it went from bad to worse. The staff waiting tables were very young and lacked training. French bread brought to the table on wooden...More

Date of visit: January 2019
7  Thank annp61
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for the second time. Fantastic food beautifully presented. Superb. Great service too. Will certainly visit again

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank billhicks21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to ear, great food and a genuine welcome bar and restaurant on one level as are the toilets. Good car parking facilities.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Trail12081854433
Climber33022637634, General Manager at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time relaxing with your friends and we look forward to seeing you both again soon Kind regards Shane Williams General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have come to the fence gate for a meal for the past few years on Christmas Eve and sadly, this will be our last time. We were really disappointed. We booked a table for 2 and upon arrival the waitress told us that she...More

Date of visit: December 2018
9  Thank JLWT1985
Climber33022637634, General Manager at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear JLWT1985, further to your feedback we would very much appreciate you getting in touch with us direct to discuss aspects of your meal. Please call our management team on 01282 618101, Thank you. Shane Williams General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Fence Gate today as a spur of the moment thing looking for somewhere to have a nice spot of lunch. After being seated after quite a considerable wait we hoped to look forward to our lunch, yet was concerned at the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
13  Thank SuzyQ196219
Climber33022637634, General Manager at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear SuzyQ, 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 in the future Shane Williams General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into this pub for a late lunch. Lovely little pub. We ordered 8oz burger (chips were extra) And chicken strips (chips extra) The chicken strips had no flavour and one of them was pink , see photo. Mentioned to the bar maid at the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
11  Thank angelahY7157LQ
Climber33022637634, General Manager at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Angelah for your feedback. Your points will be taken on board and the necessary teams informed I must point out however that chips with the burger are included in the price and not extra as you've stated, and at the time when you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on Boxing Day for a family outing. Great food, excellent service, really nice atmosphere, cosy, warm and a lovely afternoon. Love how they have made the restaurant now, very welcoming. Would def recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank kingmaggie48
Climber33022637634, General Manager at Fence Gate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi kingmaggie48, Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your Boxing Day with us and look forward to seeing you again soon :) Kind Regards, Shane Williams General Manager

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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
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Smilelikeanelf
3 August 2015|
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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
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Abz345
11 February 2015|
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Response from Pauline Beeston 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
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
  • E-mail
Description
Consistantly Good Food And Bar Snacks
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