We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Harbord Harbord

17-21 Long Street, Middleton, Rochdale M24 6TE, England
+44 161 654 6226
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17-21 Long Street, Middleton, Rochdale M24 6TE, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is a large busy pub in the centre of Middleton offering cheap meals and reasonable priced drinks. This time we had fish & chips and it was very nice. They also have many special offers on such as curry club that are really nice...More

Thank ChristineHD1969
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Christine, thanks for reviewing the Harbord Harbord. It's very pleasing you enjoy the various food and drink offers and that you enjoy food we serve. Please contact the pub on 0161-6546226 as to how we can improve to a 5 rating, feedback is crucial....More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place is full of unemployed people happy to spend their day here not a place for couples Good cheep good but clientele nor the bestMore

1  Thank Wendy R
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Wendy thankyou for your recent review of the Harbord Harbord. It's naturally disappointing that you only gave us a 2* rating. You stated "good cheep good". I presume that is a positive comment for the food and drink offers we have., Obviously due to the...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Not happy last night wanted something to eat (food is good) but didn't because there was a girl about 5 or 6 running around the pub shouting. The parents just left the little girl but I am sure if there had been an accident they...More

Thank Catherine-Sweeney
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Hi Catherine, thankyou for reviewing the Harbord Harbord. I appreciate your dissatisfaction that you couldn't dine on your recent visit. The management team in recent weeks,( more so in the school holidays) have had to ask parents/guardians on numerous occasions to ensure they stay seated...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times for food.Excellent value. Usual standard. Not happy that the "regulars" regularly queue jump even though the staff can see that you're next. That aside, I would recommend as staff friendly and provide decent waiver/waitress service to your table. I thought...More

Thank dasosn
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Hi dasosn, thankyou for taking your time reviewing the Harbord Harbord. Thanks for the kind comments on staff friendliness and floor service. I appreciate your comments on service, we are a busy pub and staff/management will quite often multi task orders to improve service and...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Harbord Harbord is a decent pub in the centre of Middleton. Has a good range of beers and does nice food.

1  Thank Peter J
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi Peter, Thanks for firstly taking your time in posting a review and secondly that you find the Harbord Harbord an enjoyable experience. I look forward to seeing you soon. Many thanks, James

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Went in tonight i wanted fish but had none left so got a steak as well as my boyfriend his was cooked mine was still raw so i took it back waited 10 mins came back burnt as a crisp i couldn't eat it, waitress...More

Thank sarah19762017
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Hi Sarah, thank you for taking your time reviewing the Harbord Harbord. It's disappointing your meal was not up to your expectations. The issues you raised are currently being investigated by the management team. I apologise for the bad experience you had, and I hope...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic staff, brilliant atmosphere, the staff there treat you as an individual, the food is excellent and an amazing selection of beers, wines and spirits. I really enjoy going into this pub as I'm made welcome every time. I would recommend the Harbord to anyone;...More

Thank Mottel D
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi mottel, thanks for taking time in reviewing the Harbord Harbord. It's very pleasing that you enjoy all aspects of the pub. Your positive feedback is very welcomed, and I look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, James.

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Me and my wife have been visiting this Witherspoon's pub for quite some time now and always looked forward to the fish and chips with mushy peas, however, this time the fish was awful , the batter on the bottom was very soggy , my...More

Thank Roy J
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thanks for the review Roy, on the whole I am pleased you enjoy your visits to the Harbord Harbord. As you are a regular I am disappointed that on this occasion your meals where not up to the standard you normally experience. Having spoken to...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my friends regularly visit here most weeks due the lovely food and cheap drinks. This is an ideal place to bring kids or just as an adult group for something to eat and a few drinks. The staff are really helpful and the...More

Thank Thomas D
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi Thomas, thanks for taking your time reviewing the Harbord Harbord. It's very pleasing you enjoy your visits. Thanks for your positive comments and look forward to seeing you soon. Many thanks, James.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

I haven't been in this pub for a few months, but used to go in at least once a week and I was very surprised how different it was.The staff had completely changed and not for the better. I was served by a young man...More

Thank carole G
MiddletonWetherspoon, Manager at The Harbord Harbord, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Hi Carole, thankyou for taking your time in reviewing the Harbord Harbord. Extremely disappointing that you where served in this manner, in order for me to investigate further. Can you please email me on p315@jdwetherspoon.co.uk or 0161-6546226 Thanks James

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Hare and Hounds
120 reviews
.74 km away
Amigo's Coffee Bar
6 reviews
.08 km away
The Lancashire Fold
50 reviews
.81 km away
Nearby Attractions
Middleton Parish Church
20 reviews
.44 km away
The Hunt Lane Tavern
47 reviews
3.01 km away
Snakes and Slides
58 reviews
.77 km away
Lancaster Park & Animal Farm
302 reviews
1.92 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Vicgrav11
6 April 2016|
Answer
Response from ian_carden | Reviewed this property |
Both hot and cold food are readily available
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-21 Long Street, Middleton, Rochdale M24 6TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +44 161 654 6226
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing