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Boars Head

) #8 of 9 Restaurants in Standish €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Pub
Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
01942 749747
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible25%
29 Jan 2017
12 Aug 2016
“Saturday night meal and night out at the Boars Head”
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

poped in for a bar meal it was cold ;did not tell staff becouse the staff was not nice if i was down there again i would not go back not nice;

Thank gillian o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not going to waste my time on this establishment. The decomposing hyacinths on the mantelpiece of the fire says it all. ( see photograph) It's such an olde world pub, with so much character but unfortunately it's not very well cleaned and they...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime, and can wholeheartedly recommend the plough mans lunch . It was extremely good and not shy on portions, the staff were helpful and attentive to their diners needs Shall visit again

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 2 April 2017

the food was ok, but the service was bad we had to keep asking were are food was, we had 3 courses and had to ask each time, just seemed to look after there locals rather than us, wont be going back ever again.

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We arrived at 5.15pm today we left at 8.15pm. This is how long it took to serve us our starter, main and dessert. We have never waited so long for food in our entire lives. We were put in the back room where it was...More

2  Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Super value Super friendly Super food Super staff This pub / restaurant is a very popular and always has a friendly crowd at the bar who will have a quick chat Enough said

Thank binnsysenior
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We popped in for a quick bite out of our local area. It's not the most attractive place from the outside but it was lovely and cosy when you went in. The staff couldn't have been more friendly or helpful if they tried. Food and...More

Thank 48Dalmahoy
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband & I have been three times now & every time we've had a warm welcome, great food & great service. The prices are very reasonable. We are now planning our next visit.

Thank paula19701
Reviewed 6 March 2017

after ten minutes of waiting to order food had to do shout over one of the 20 girls stood behind the bar (why do they need so much staff!! ) it then took 20 minutes for the food to arrive. to be honest it was...More

Thank SAkkaya2013
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I'm not going to say much because the other bad reviews are spot on. Mums fish was overdone and very little fish inside. The meat was chewy on our roast beef dinner. The awkwardness of the payment systems is embarrassing. And some of the young...More

1  Thank Sarah M
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hi, is it busy on friday nights and do you need to book a table
16 October 2015|
Response from DAVID S | Reviewed this property |
Always busy book a table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan  >  Standish
  • Phone Number: 01942 749747
  • E-mail