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Overshores Road | Turton, Bolton BL7 0LU, England
+44 1204 852013
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Bury, United Kingdom
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245 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We called in for our usual Thursday date night as it seemed ages since our last visit. Absolutely great choice of beers and ales. The menu hasn't changed since our last visit but it is still a fantastic selection of meals. Our choices where well cooked and presented, no complaints at all.

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Thank Mike769953
Bolton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I have visited The Strawberry Duck several times over the last few years and must say it is always lovely. Not the cheapest on drinks but the food is always good quality and tasty. I've had the lovely fish pie and veggie pasta in the past on this visit I had veggie roast which was lovely. I always visit with... More 

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Thank ali42015
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, I get that establishment get charged for card payments. However. What better way than to drive business away than to OVER charge your customer. Strawberry Duck has a policy in place that contactless payments must be a minimum of £10 or they will charge you £1. Just at a time when most places are dropping their usual £5 minimum... More 

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Thank Jason B
Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's for everyone Including your pooch :)) Lots of walkers stop hear for a beer and a sandwich . Good train service to this place . Up in the hills out of every day to day stuff . Brilliant and prices very good .

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Thank Ramborambo1964
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ideally placed following a walk around Entwistle reservoir. Dog friendly with treats available for our 4 legged friends, large beer garden for sunnier days is great. Steak sandwiches with salad and shared chunky chips was enough to fill us up, great selection of beers and a lovely atmosphere. Definitely a recommendation....

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Thank Ramster1710
Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked last minute and got a lovely cosy little room with nice countryside views. Beautiful pub for drinks and lovely food in the evening with open fires. Staff were nice and welcoming, good atmosphere! Nice breakfast in the morning with lots of choice. Only bad thing was the bathroom in our room was freezing which is not good in chilly... More 

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Thank lydiarose_92
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with my partner and his parents on the recommendation of a friend. We were blown away by the quality of the food. Amazing flavours and generous portions from a menu with a brilliant selection. We tried the pies, vegetarian options and the pork belly between us and all were superb. Not to mention the decadent desserts with... More 

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Thank Callie A
Manchester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Strawberry Duck and Entwistle Reservoir is simply my favourite day out. It was chucking it down so the walk wasn't the most pleasant, but the Strawberry Duck definitely brightened our day. Good food, with friendly service. The pub itself is adorable. Can't wait until next time!

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Thank SianMcGuinness
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a table for 5, for a Saturday evening. We arrived, and our table was waiting and clean. Staff were friendly and quickly took our drinks order as we mulled over the food menus. They had run out of mackrel pate, which made my hubby a little upset, but he opted for the chorizo which the thoroughly enjoyed. The garlic... More 

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Thank Rachel A
High Street
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This so called gastro-pub was not really what i was expecting. A review i read made it sound classier, when in actual fact, its more of a cosy pub, in a fairly remote location, with newly decorated rooms. I was particularly impressed with the sizeable bathroom, complete with bathtub! However, i feel the rooms would benefit from some kind of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overshores Road | Turton, Bolton BL7 0LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 852013

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?