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The Junction

News Lane, Rainford, St Helens WA11 7JY, England
+44 1744 882868
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
News Lane, Rainford, St Helens WA11 7JY, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having previously attended the junction and enjoyed the family facilities I was looking forward to trying the food. I was not disappointed the menu was comprehensive and catered for all tastes from sausage beans and rice from children’s menu which include a drink and a...More

Thank Duncombin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined today, Sunday, and due to chef missing, only the carvery available. No starters and limited sweets but hey-how they did their best..!! Food and costs merit a 4 but until they sort out the staff people will rightly complain...!! Hope it's sorted soon.

Thank steve g
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Beyond pub food! Had a great time, good atmosphere, good beer and locally sourced food, all served with efficiency and a smile! Will go again.

Thank c00kingfat
Reviewed July 27, 2018

WE dropped in passing through and were very please that we did. Great traditional pub with some nice real ales. We all ordered the stakes on a hot slate which you cook your self, nice piece of stake with hand made chips, a real treat....More

Thank shugdiver
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely local pub with friendly staff, on my visit there was only one lady serving and sadly I got to the bar just after people who were ordering food and drinks so it took a little while to get served, the setting is very nice...More

Thank Alan157243
Reviewed June 19, 2018

A couple of girlfriends and I had a bite to eat and few drinks here and the food was very good. We sat on the balcony and enjoyed the views whilst we ate. The service was lovely and the staff very friendly. I have eaten...More

Thank Jess R
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Food was amazing and such good quality at very reasonable prices, and the steak was the best I've tasted in a long time, plus a picture menu for the children, so they could identify the foods they wanted ( this was important for us having...More

Thank karensmith782017
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch, had a sausage and mash. Stunning food and very clean pub! Food very good portion size for the value.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We used the function room to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary vow renewal. Everything was superb, Paul the owner was extremely helpful from beggining to the end, nothing was too much trouble! Words cannot express the quality of the buffet, superb doesn't give it enough...More

1  Thank Carol L
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

A mixed party of 15 of us, including adults, children and dogs, visited on the Sunday afternoon before the May Day Bank Holiday. The Management had laid on family entertainment including prizes for children who had come dressed up, a bouncy castle, stalls and fairground...More

Thank simonmckenna2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: News Lane, Rainford, St Helens WA11 7JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens  >  Rainford
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 882868
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