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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%
Travellers talk about
“fish platter” (8 reviews)
“steak” (35 reviews)
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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1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having visited Gawthorpe Hall nearby and not knowing the area we asked for nearby recommendations for a meal. As the day was near perfect we chose to have drinks outside in the sunshine and look through the menu. There are two sitting areas. The one...More

Thank timperley-trotters
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a friends birthday meal and nothing went smoothly. First I was told there was no drinks menu...despite a couple across looking at a wine list. Then when our starter came (a garlic flatbread to share) it came with no side plates and not...More

Thank laurahaynes40
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Currently sat outside this venue as we wanted a quick drink and some food. It’s a glorious sunny day and we, like most wanted to sit out side. Upon ordering our drinks we asked for menus, the lady politely replied they should be on the...More

Thank MrTooTrue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this evening with my wife and sister-in-law. This was the first time my wife and I had visited. We were made extremely welcome on arrival. The restaurant was well appointed and furnished. The staff were very attentive and the menu was to suit all...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here a couple of times as my company book it when I visit the office, The rooms are stunning and the bed comfortable, The bathroom is spotless and has loads of room in the showers, The staff are very attentive and breakfast...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Fence Gate on bank holiday Monday . It was very quite but we sat outside and had a drink then decided to stay for good. Our starters were lovely. Tempura prawns and conquest de Jaques. My husband had a ribeyes for main...More

Thank casaneblina9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a night staying at the accompanying lodge. In the evening we went to the bar for some food and drinks. Was great. I particularly enjoyed the aspen fries which I haven’t had in years as not many places I go to do them....More

Thank jsbt83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat at the fence gate a lot and always Great apart from the soggy batter on the fish Can you please look at a new crispy batter

Thank neills123632
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here over 10 - 12 time in the last four months, the food has always been amazing. However every single time we come we try to order the strawberry daiquiri and we are always told they don’t have strawberries. When deserts are ordered...More

1  Thank Lauraashleysophie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday with the current wife and a couple of friends. I had the roast sirloin. EVERYTHING on the plate was cooked to a turn. Mash was buttery and light, roasts perfect, collie cheese in a pot creamy and cheesy. The beef was charged...More

Thank GezandJune1
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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
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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