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The Bobbin

2 Wiseman Street, Burnley BB11 1RU, England
+44 1282 436462
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (39 reviews)
“cakes” (25 reviews)
“paprika fries” (4 reviews)
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9:15 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Wiseman Street, Burnley BB11 1RU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For an off the beaten track cafe it is excellent. Food and service is excellent and very good value. A unexpected but pleasant surprise when you walk through the door. It even offers dark ale...which is a rarity.

1  Thank JARYED
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on the strength of trip advisor ratings a couple of years ago. Been going ever since. Quality food in an unexpected off the beaten track location.

1  Thank Marco B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of 4 people to celebrate a friends birthday. Not amassive menu choice but everything ordered was absolutely gorgeous to eat and beautiful presented. Staff were friendly, helpful and the service was excellent. I have been recommending this place to everyone.

2  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a quick look at places to eat in Burnley and this was quite high so we decided to give it a go, thank goodness we did we now go all of the time! Great food for unbelievable value. Very friendly staff, and very welcome...More

2  Thank daniellesarah1992
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent choice for quality of food and service. Very handy for town centre.We had breakfast but looking at the menu we will definitely be trying lunch here in the future.

1  Thank feenus1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today as part of a large group involving 5 ladies and 5 babies. We found a table at the back of the cafe with comfortable sofas and were immediately given menus from the staff members. The specials were read to us and we...More

1  Thank TripMember01142016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely lunch once again. our food was all great. I had goats cheese panni which was very tasty. the bobbin cafe is so cosy we like coming here so chilled out.

1  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mainly for ladies that lunch,but the food was terrific,the fish platter came on a wooden thing,not a plate,but other than that was very good.

2  Thank Mick M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We dined here today and were delighted with the food. I had Hake with Mussel stew and can highly recommend it. The place was lovely and warm...the waitresses were lovely...we didn't wait long to be served. The menu was very interesting and varied. We shall...More

2  Thank BeachcomberTrip
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I love this place, lovely food, sweet atmosphere, polite staff and stylish surroundings, what's not to love!! And shop for fabrics or glass objects at the stores next door. Fab ♥️

2  Thank Blu C
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15 June 2017|
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Response from Arthur W | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the menu is mainly english but with a mediterranean twist to it. All I can say is try it and hopefully you won't be disappointed
11 January 2017|
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Response from MaryGR54 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have high chairs, baby facilities and vegetarian cuisine. The chef is very good and will accommodate. ....
28 June 2016|
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Response from burnleyone | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Saturday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Wiseman Street, Burnley BB11 1RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 436462
The Bobbin is located adjacent to the Oakmount mill fabric shop and offers English food,
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