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The Calf's Head

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Worston, Clitheroe BB7 1QA, England
+44 1200 441218
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10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Keighley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I like this restaurant very much. The menu includes many fish dishes and portions are quite large. Staff are welcoming and the restaurant is always busy. There are various offers regarding staying overnight with inclusive meals though I've not experienced one of these yet.

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Thank Lyn M
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on valentines for their 3 course set menu. Having never been here before, we were a little unsure of the old fashioned decor and the fact there was food under the table we sat at in the bar, however, as soon as we were taken through to our table and the food arrived we stopped worrying! The food... More 

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1 Thank Sian B
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the Calfs head for a end of season group party and have never had a bad meal. The carvery is good value for money with large helpings and a choices of various meats and vegetables. There is also a wide variety of starter and sweets. Service has always been very organised.

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1 Thank Nigel P
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always, excellent food, service would recommend this place to anyone. You literally cannot fault this place in anything. Amazing

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1 Thank Cadster78
Burnley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only the second time I've visited the Calf's Head but it didn't disappoint. Even without a reservation we were warmly welcomed and seated within a few minutes. The food was excellent, staff were knowledgeable and able to advise on all the dishes on offer. While we didn't have any problems getting seated on a Wednesday evening, I would advise anybody... More 

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1 Thank AlEats
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Just visited today for the carvery three course meal.Four of us in our party and we all had different starters then the carvery and various sweets from a great selection.I have to say it's the best food and service we have had for a long time.Staff were excellent, a must for anyone to try .We will be back very soon.

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Thank Carley S
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Regularly visit the Calfs Head and always enjoy it. It's my father's favorite place for food - good British fayre, and fast service, the surroundings are nice, great view of Pendle hilll from the beer garden. The braised steak in pepper sauce is my favorite.

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1 Thank paulmkenyon
Clitheroe
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The calfs head has not changed its menu in years which suggests they must be doing something right! Delicious food, plenty of choice, and very filling. Service is fab too what more could you want?!

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Thank Su B
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The staff were very attentive and service good. The portions are big and they have a huge selection of puddings - the most I've ever seen.

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2 Thank Julian500
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Ok so this is the first review on my new account and wish i could of started positively but unfortunately this is not the case. On arriving at calfs head it is evident its lacking a good clean and really needs a complete overhaul, not an issue if the food made up for it. Upon ordering our drinks at the... More 

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2 Thank uk-good-food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Worston, Clitheroe BB7 1QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 441218

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?