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The Walton Fox

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Lostock Lane, Bamber Bridge PR5 6BA, England
+44 1772 323364
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lostock Lane, Bamber Bridge PR5 6BA, England
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1 - 10 of 540 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in here for the first time with my husband on a Friday evening on the way to meet family at Preston station who were visiting from London. We thought we would see what was on offer and just have a drink with a view...More

Thank ChrissyLee_12
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Chrissylee, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback from your recent visit. We are sorry to hear that the service wasn't up too our usual speed and standard and I will feedback your comments to the team. Kind Regards, Mike and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal off the set menu, Steak & Hunters chicken with great service and a welcoming atmosphere.

Thank Mamps78
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mamps78, Thank you for the five star reviews and great comments, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meals and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many Thanks, Mike and team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both waited for a long time to be offered a drink. That was nothing to waiting for somebody to take our order, which meant after over 30 mins.we were very hungry. We both ordered steak sandwiches, chips and salad. What eventually arrived were unedible...More

Thank louise l
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Louise l, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us, I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your meals and have passed on all your feedback onto the kitchen team. I do hope you change your mind and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst visiting the Preston area my husband and myself went for Sunday lunch at the Walton Fox. We shared the beef platter for two with a side of cauliflower cheese which we both found to be delicious! The meat fell off the bone, the roast...More

Thank Joyce M
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joyce M, Thank you so much for the 5 star review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoy your visits to us and I will be sure to pass on your wonderful comments onto the team who will naturally be delighted. We look...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Preston for a wedding, we stayed at the premier in craven drive next to the Walton fox. The staff were lovely and food was delicious. I had a pizza and my husband had hunters chicken. I highly recommend it.More

Thank amanda h
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi amanda h, Thank you very much for the 5 star review, we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. I will be sure to pass on your wonderful comments to the team and look forward to you visiting us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I often meet friends at the Walton Fox. It's handy for travelling, has a great atmosphere and is a great place to dine. I've never been disappointed.

Thank Marian T
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Marion, Thank you so much for the 5 star review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoy your visits to us and look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks again, Mike and team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked as a family of 8. The restaurant were very accommodating at such short notice. The presentation of the food was excellent. The chicken was a little on the dry side but still enjoyable. If in this area again would go back

Thank Jennifer K
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for great review, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your family visit to us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon, Mike and team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here 8 of us family meeting up from all over UK.I went for the set menu which was excellent value.I had the steak for my main meal which was very good.The service was excellent.Well recommended.More

1  Thank Kevin S
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kevin S, Thank you for the excellent review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I will be sure to pass on all your wonderful comments to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon, Mike and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Walton Fox as a group of 30 the night before my wedding as half of our guests had traveled over from Sheffield. The staff were very accommodating and everyone enjoyed there meals. Adding 30 people to an already busty dinning room...More

Thank Tom E
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tom E, Thank you very much for the great review, we are delighted to hear that you all enjoyed your meals especially before a very special occasion. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Thanks again, Mike and team

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Since i last visited the gastro style pub they have had a very smart refurb,it is now more relaxed and informal as before the reasturant area was a little stuffy .the food however remains inconsistent .last time it was great this time average .the prawn...More

Thank peter f
General Manager A, Manager at The Walton Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi peter f, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the surroundings and service. I will pass on your feedback to the chefs regarding the meal and apologise that the steak wasn't cooked...More

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DebraWalne
21 February 2017|
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Response from Demodd | Reviewed this property |
They most certainly are Dog friendly! ... Water bowl at the entrance and have sat with colleagues many times whilst Dogs and their owners sit in the lounge area. Hope this helps :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lostock Lane, Bamber Bridge PR5 6BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Bamber Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 323364
Description
Embracing the rural charm of its tranquil, scenic setting, The Walton Fox offers a modern twist on traditional country pub dining. As well as offering a beer garden for enjoying summertime dining, the cosy dining room is filled with rustic original features and toasty fires for warming winter dining. Championing favourite British recipes, guests can enjoy evenings devoted to the inn's freshly-baked pies, as well as gourmet roast dinners and seasonal cocktail mixes.
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