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The Lower Buck Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
+44 1200 423342
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Visited the Lower Buck for lunch this week after a recommendation about a good pub that is a dog friendly. Lovely setting with a fire in each room, great food and friendly helpful staff. I had lamb hotpot with delicious spiced red cabbage and my...More

Thank AmeC1
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Lovely to hear you were recommended The Lower Buck by a friend, we are very much a "wellies, dog friendly and where what you fancy" pub. Serving pub food classics, great choice the lamb hotpot and the pies, a real favourite at our pub. We...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I booked a private room for my sons 18th and I was not disappointed, the room looked stunning. The attention to detail was exceptional. We pre-ordered the food for 16 people and everything came at once (piping hot), and not one dish was a let...More

Thank Zoe R
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Fabulous everyone had a wonderful evening celebrating your sons eighteenth birthday. Thank you for the lovely comments about our staff and food at The Lower Buck, we will pass your thanks onto Gemma and the rest of our team. Thank you for choosing The Lower...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with colleagues to listen to a couple of speakers. The room was upstairs away from the hustle and bustle of the bar and the pie chips and mushy peas were great! Definately reccomend to anyone wanting an informal venue to talk to clients.More

Thank Richard B
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Glad to hear you and your colleagues enjoyed our private room upstairs at The Lower Buck and you would recommend our room to companies needing a informal venue for business meetings. Pie and chips are always an winner and it is wonderful to know you...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

After receiving a management response from my other review, we decided to try again for a drink a few weeks ago. I am really sorry to say we got the same treatment as last time. I sat in the back room while my husband went...More

Thank jumbocod
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for trying again and coming back to The Lower Buck. We are saddened to hear you feel you got the same treatment. Our staff are the friendliest bunch of people around and love to help our customers in anyway possible. We understand the...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Good wholesome food best fish and chips for miles around,coal fires and good service been going for over forty years hope I will go another forty.More

Thank DisgustedGreayHarwoo
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Amazing to hear you have been going to The Lower Buck for forty years, we do love to hear from our long established customer! Wonderful you love our fish and chips, its a great choice and a firm favourite! Parking is not the best, but...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

Having visited all three pub/restaurants in the village. Better food cooked fresh, cheerful staff and best of all real ales and real low prices. Steak and ale pie, chips, peas and gravy pint of draught cider for a tenner. Walked in cheerful walked out full...More

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jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

We are number one in the village! Ha ha, thank you for that fabulous accolade. It is so lovely to hear customers say this about The Lower Buck. We do pass all the comments on Trip Advisor to our wonderful staff too, they will be...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

We had lunch here - 2 couples. We all took advantage of the special offer of a meal and a drink for £10. The meals consist of traditional food, icluding delicious genuinely home made pies. I had a stak and kidney. It comes with chips...More

Thank Michael B
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for your rating of five stars! The Lower Bucks £10 deal is a great choice. It is lovely to hear you all enjoyed our country pub and your glass of Merlot included in our £10 offer. We hope to see you all back...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

The food here is excellent and the beer very well kept, but service was appallingly slow, over an hour wait to be served after ordering. While the waitress who looked after us could not have been more charming and apologetic I am afraid the barman...More

2  Thank CoupeColonel
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

We are thrilled The Lower Bucks food was excellent and the cask ale is well kept. Great to hear our waitress was also charming.However, we are sorry to hear the food service was slow on the day. It is a shame the barman was not...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had our lunch there on Wednesday, the girl serving could not have been more helpful and friendly. There were five of us and our three dogs. Our granddaughter is handicapped and in a wheelchair, nothing was too much trouble and the meal was excellent. Thank...More

3  Thank Kirsty F
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

We are so glad you all decided to choose The Lower Buck for lunch and all enjoyed your day out. Waddington village is a lovely spot to enjoy. We have passed on your thanks to the girl working on the day and we look forward...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great banter in the green room! Lovely food well kept beer and friendly atmosphere. Could have stayed all afternoon.More

1  Thank Jonnyyellow
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

The Green Room is always full of banter! A classic English pub are rare to find. Glad you found The Lower Buck. Its lovely to hear you enjoyed our friendly atmosphere and that our beer is well kept! We do try hard with the beer...More

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madmaximus69
1 May 2017|
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Response from jenwar24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
The Lower Buck runs a full menu on Wednesdays. 12 noon - 2.30pm lunch service. They run an offer where by the you can choose between their selection of pies and mash or small fish and chips with a choice of cask ale pint... More
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Elaine C
12 February 2017|
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Response from Janet G | Reviewed this property |
Yes very dog friendly
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Kevin N
22 February 2015|
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Response from andrew W | Property representative |
Certainly are more than welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 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: Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 423342
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Description
A traditional country pub, The Lower Buck is one of the oldest pubs in the Ribble Valley. The current Lower Buck dates back to 1760. With fine cask ale and homemade country pub food, served daily. The interior features four period rooms, three of which have real fires to cosy up to. The pub has a beer garden front and back. Well behaved dogs are allowed inside the pub too. Monday has a limited menu, soup and sandwiches, unless a Bank Holiday where the full menu runs all day till 8:00pm
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