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Inn at Whitewell

€€ - €€€, British,
Dunsop Road, Clitheroe BB7 3AT, England
+44 1200 448222
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (53 reviews)
“lamb” (32 reviews)
“confit” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Dunsop Road, Clitheroe BB7 3AT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled from Wirral to have lunch because the reviews were so good and nobody got it wrong! Really attractive setting if a little bit remote and the food was top notch. We shared mussels to start and my Wife had Sea Bass for her...More

1  Thank Phil S
hotelierLancashire, Owner at Inn at Whitewell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your thoughts, so glad you had a good lunch and enjoyed our countryside. We are defintely a bit remote but the windy roads make it feel more so. Hope we see you again. Regards Cb

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Considering the excellent quality and tastiness of the bar and restaurant meals, the Christmas lunch was very poor. It is accepted that there will always be a degree of 'mass production' with Christmas lunches, but I have certainly had better other years-please do not let...More

Thank Anonymous186332
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We have stayed here a number of times and also the Past two New Years Eve's. We have always been welcomed and found all the staff to be friendly and helpfull. I am Coeliac and they are able to cater without any problem for me....More

1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Had a family trip here on New Years Eve. We arrived very close to 2 Pm and we were served very quickly with our food. The experience was very nice as ever. I have had many happy experiences here and the incident on our departure...More

2  Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Ill start with the bad point and say that the barmen were a little blunt and didn't seem to have any chit chat about them. Anyway, we were seated in front of a fire which was a big win for me. The drinks were brought...More

Thank Purdz94
hotelierLancashire, Owner at Inn at Whitewell, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Many thanks for your write up and I am sorry about our chatless barman I'll go give him a kick. Glad you enjoyed the rest of the inn and the food. Regards Cb

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Ambiance great you will never get bored of the view, food and wine all spot on I can actually say I have never had a bad meal in 30 years. Bedrooms suburb and furnished with quality antique pieces and always quirky bathroom fittings. In house...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Excellent food, excellent friendly service. Food is a little bit pricey, but when you are celebrating it is well worth it. Steak cooked to perfection. Only slight criticism of the food was amount of vegetables available, and the cost of one portion. Could share potatoes,...More

Thank Pandaroo22
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Inn on a Sunday night at the end of November and had another wonderful time here. The fires in the bar were roaring and the drinks were flowing nicely. We were married here 16 years ago and come back periodically for...More

Thank Glen E
hotelierLancashire, Owner at Inn at Whitewell, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you for your thoughts, so pleased you still enjoy coming back to see us. Not a lot has change here, we just try and quietly evolve. Look forward to seeing the full team in January. Regards Cb

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Friday 1st December was our last night of our holiday in the area and we saved the best until last. Beautiful building inside and out. I must admit the steaks being served looked delicious, this is something we don't usually go to eat as we...More

1  Thank sallyp098
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Stayed here for our Silver Wedding Anniversary. Our room was quite small as all the other rooms were taken but it was still very cosy and stylish. We had a meal in the restaurant which was very good and all the staff were friendly and...More

2  Thank Chereene G
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17 February 2018|
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Response from Jacinta M | Reviewed this property |
There is indeed- although it’s a country pub with hunting type people in it, there’s a good choice.
Evie S
31 August 2017|
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Response from Daniel I | Reviewed this property |
No it is probably about 8-10 miles from the centre of Clitheroe but as a result of the narrow country roads, I would budget for 20-25 minutes. You should also note that there is no public transport that goes anywhere near... More
Margaret S
20 August 2017|
Response from City1fan | Reviewed this property |
In the bar they serve up until 2p.m. don't about the dining room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$80 - US$80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dunsop Road, Clitheroe BB7 3AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 448222
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