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Stanley Arms

) #44 of 204 Restaurants in St Helens ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
+44 1744 25706
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
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1 - 10 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked in really late on Sunday morning for a party of 6 and were told, no problem. We arrived in dribs and drabs due to various reasons and although we ate our starters separately, we were all served our main course together as we...More

Thank Keren K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New star rating as of 10th august 2017. Not yet posted on FSA website as they only update info every 30 days.

Thank Gpj975
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my mum to this location for Saturday evening meal, as we had a table book we were show straight to our table, we did not have to wait. Our waiter took the drinks orders and brought the menu, she also said there were...More

Thank redwharfe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have not been here for a year and it was like coming home. The food was every bit as good as we remembered it and the meal deal so reasonable for a 2 or 3 course meal. I don't know why it wasn't busier...More

Thank chris h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal just 2 of us. Wasn't full but was busy. Only appeared to have 3 waitresses. Girl behind bar was rushed off her feet. Service was terrible. Didn't get offered another drink, the waitress was too busy serving her table of friends...More

Thank Clare371977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in .. last minute decision. Ordered 2 courses.. first course arrived supposed to be crispy salt and pepper lamb with chilli sauce drizzle, what arrived was a sliver of meat between two sheets of fat... no salt and pepper coating.. badly presented and the...More

Thank 82Amanda_St
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have not been here for a number of years, I am glad I have rediscovered this hidden gem. The food was top notch, high quality at a good price. The staff where attentive, and nothing was too much trouble . Will definitely be going...More

Thank Derek D
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Four of us (all male) spent the day at the Anderton Boat Lift and dined at the Stanley Arms late afternoon. Meals were superb (we all had different meals, including vegetarian) served quickly by a very friendly staff and cost was very reasonable. The location...More

1  Thank GoodOldStick
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for some food and i wish We didn't bother. Too many young Inexperienced staff who didn't really seem to care for the job they were doing with poor service and too busy chatting to friends instead of waiting on. The food was way below...More

Thank TBrad88
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Got braised steak Diane.. To be honest it was bland.. No-one came round to even ask if the food was ok.. You did get a large amount of food.. But would have sooner had less and more tasty

Thank Sjh1973
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Questions & Answers
16 May 2017|
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Response from Gosiasta | Reviewed this property |
I would, they haven't got many tables and it can get busy especially during weekends. I have managed to get a table during the week without booking but that's just a gamble.
23 October 2015|
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Response from Doreen M | Reviewed this property |
When I visited, it was for an evening meal. There were no children in that night. We dined in the conservatory where the tables are not on top of one another, but where the bar is it seemed quite full and the tables quite... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 25706
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