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The Farmers Arms

) #5 of 5 Restaurants in Frankby $$ - $$$ , British,
167 Hillbark Road | West Kirby, Frankby CH48 1NJ, England
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
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“salmon” (4 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
“toasties” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
167 Hillbark Road | West Kirby, Frankby CH48 1NJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our walk at royden park we thought we would give the farmers arms another go. I visited a few years ago and wasn't impressed. So enter again with a sign saying 'please bear with us' as they are under refurbishment. Went in to the...More

Thank andrewadventure2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just called in for a couple of drinks with a friend. Signs up saying they are going to have a refurb soon. Good idea. The place is a bit tired. This is a great location with a large garden and good parking. It ought to...More

Thank Malpoet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Farmers Arms, Frankby for a quick lunch and catch up with relatives. I ordered a chicken sandwich, which was pretty awful. The piece of bread on the underside of the sandwich was covered in mould. I didn't notice this till I had...More

4  Thank 467richard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by this pub today after a walk for a bite to eat with a friend . When ordering our drinks at the bar it was a really awkward and uncomfortable experience. Asked for a bottle of Coca Cola rather than on draft , young...More

Thank clarelew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start? This place is run down, dirty, smelly and full of flies. Apparently its under new management, only operating a limited menu pizza, sandwiches and salad, yet the menus were old and stained? At this stage we should have left, but sadly we...More

2  Thank James R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this venue some time ago and were very disappointed by the standard of the meals. Having decided to try again after hearing it is under new management, we were again very disappointed. Apparently on the verge of a refurbishment there were no hot...More

Thank Mal2911
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The welcome from the young lady running the bar and kitchen was first class. She looked so busy but got the food out in good time and always had a smile on her face. The food was lovely and the selection of beers was excellent....More

Thank TomBlueTom
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This pub was always a nice place to visit with the family mainly because of the nice garden area. However on this visit it seems that the place has not been well maintained; the grass in the garden had not been cut. The service was...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely food and venue. But the service was very poor! Waited ages for everything! Wasnt busy when we got there and when we left so no excuse really. Dont know what they were all doing.

Thank Jenni25wirral
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Really tasty food but waited an hour for food to come out in dribs and drabs and then 40 minutes for desserts. Not only did they not have enough desserts in despite them being featured on the menu (we had to cancel one of ours)...More

Thank LauraN30123
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Emma W
30 March 2016|
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Response from Denis C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't come across any nasty people working in the pub, so give it a try. Hope I'm right.
Lee O
1 October 2015|
Response from Mike H | Property representative |
No sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Hillbark Road | West Kirby, Frankby CH48 1NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Frankby
  • Phone Number: 01516771717
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Family run country pub in the heart of the Wirral featuring a large beautiful beer garden offering great, locally produced food, live music and cask ales.
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