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The First Chop Bar & Kitchen - CLOSED

43 Bolton Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9HU, England
+44 1706 827722
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
2 Dec 2015
“Fab atmosphere”
28 Nov 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, International, Spanish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Bolton Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9HU, England
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

Lovely food, service and very cool decor - vintage style - would definitely recommend and return. A hidden gem!

Thank Kirsti C
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Why do I get the Irwell brewery when I google Ramsbottom tap? Not the only person with no intention of returning. Not sure why a change to the pumps warrants a new name but hey what do I know?

Thank penski9
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Been here a few times now and always good. Great choice of drinks, good burger, great atmosphere and dog friendly. Fab.

1  Thank FiMeg
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Visited this bar on a Saturday lunchtime looking for some real ale. What a find! Great range of cask and keg beers, friendly staff and patrons.( I did not eat.) Unfortunately my hometown has nothing like this . Looking at previous reviews maybe I am...More

Thank stubbyCoventry
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Used to be the first chop now changed to Ramsbottom tap, same owner under different name so I've heard , no change in decor except the back of the bar which is full of un branded pumps so you don't know what you are getting,...More

4  Thank vintagebetty
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Now the Ramsbottom Tap If your into beers a good place to try different beers and lagers. Only one member of staff on duty which caused delays

Thank Geoffrey65
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This used to be a decent little bar that server basic food but it's really gone downhill. The last time we ate here it was awful, like some really poor microwave dinner & the staff weren't really that concerned with what got served. This place...More

2  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Arrived early-evening, ample seating and prompt service. Reasonably priced drinks, no music. Families around with children eating. Returned late evening, packed, good music, poor bar service.

2  Thank foodster2014
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Have visited here regularly over the years as the burgers are good and my husband likes the beers. Never had cause for concern before but I have to say last night we went with friends and music was truly awful, akin to Ibiza on acid...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I have been to the first chop quite a lot. I am 22 and love it here, the atmosphere is fantastic every time I have been in, whether you go in mid afternoon for a few quiet drinks and a bite to eat or whether...More

1  Thank Chris G
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  • Address: 43 Bolton Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Ramsbottom
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 827722
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