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The Royal Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Tockholes Road, Darwen BB3 0PA, England
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Tockholes Road, Darwen BB3 0PA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came across this pub by chance situated in the lovely country side of Tockholes on Belmont. The staff were very friendly and we were made very welcome.We chose the braised steak on the menu and it was delicious. We will be returning to sample...More

Thank Alex N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little pub whilst out for s walk with the dogs. Excellent service and excellent food. Would deffo use again. Colin

Thank Evans-C-Wigan
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We all love coming to this pub; especially after long walks on the hills in the pouring rain and hail storms. Great home cooked food and fast service with top beers and warm open fire.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Have stayed a couple of times overnight in the motorhome. Myself and dog have always been made welcome and very pleased to see the pub has been awarded CAMRA Pub of Year for Darwin and District. Looking forward to finding an excuse for visiting again...More

Thank AndyandHagrid_
Reviewed 10 February 2018

small country pub, dog friendly, very good food and excellent beer, what more do you need after a good walk in the area.

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We walk around the areas nearby to The Royal Arms often so we call in at least 3 or 4 times a month. There is a lovely open fire which will warm you up after a good walk in any of the many nearby excellent...More

1  Thank Mexplor8
Reviewed 26 November 2017

popped in after walking the dogs, as it is possible to take them in. Very friendly, lovely log fire. Good choice of beer and wines. Lovely home cooked food, with typical bar food choices. Toilets clean, neat and tidy and the ladies had hand cream...More

Thank t2cps
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Yet another lovely meal in a true friendly local pub The food,Ale and hospitality is always spot on Just simply love this place

Thank Robintillbrook
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in mid walk for a couple of great pints of cask bitter and a bite to eat. Lovely atmosphere, very friendly service and very welcoming environment. The coal fire was on and to be honest I could have easily sacked the rest of the...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I love calling in to this pub after a good walk round the woods. Muddy boots and soggy dogs welcomed. The food is plentiful and great value. Steak night on a Wednesday is a bargain 2 steak dinners and a bottle of plonk for less...More

1  Thank vickiruss
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John B
3 April 2016|
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Response from joanna r | Reviewed this property |
No..don't think it does..
Phyllis L
9 January 2015|
Response from AgedMan | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you give them a call on 01254 705373.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tockholes Road, Darwen BB3 0PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
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