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The Sparling

807 Garstang Road, Preston PR3 5AA, England
+44 1772 860830
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“liver” (23 reviews)
“creme brûlée” (15 reviews)
“surf and turf” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
807 Garstang Road, Preston PR3 5AA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a large party but everyones meal was delicious and hot. The service was impeccable with a little surprise which really made everyones evening. Having organised it I was very grateful that everything ran so smoothly and I would like to pass on our...More

Thank Kettlers2014
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here on many occasions and always enjoy the food. On this visit there was a magician also entertaining which not only impressed the children but also all us adults. I always enjoy the salmon here

Thank Adhoppy
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came across this place, on our return from Preston, after celebrating our daughter's graduation. We wanted to celebrate, and this place certainly ticks all the boxes. Very modern, stylish decor and polite, attentive staff. There was an extensive a la carte menu as well...More

Thank jillmccarthy2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having returned from an excellent lunch I must comment on the Sparling Restaurant. I must compliment Faruk & Kirsty on a top rated restaurant from reception through to paying the bill. The menu choice, quality of food & service was totally 5 star with personal...More

Thank henryPreston_Uk_
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in this week for ladies dining out. Terrific service all round, from Zoe with help organising, to Tim for attentative serving. Excellent value for money and friendliness of staff and management. We will be back! Barbara W

Thank BarbaraAqua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently went for a Christmas dinner for 25. The service was excellent and the staff very welcoming and friendly. Tim ensured our every need was met and Zoe had taken the booking efficiently and meeting our small extra requirements. Good food and will definitely go...More

Thank Kathleen B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could not believe the standard of food and how nice the staff were. We were greeted at the door by a tall gentleman with a very friendly smile on his face. We were then seated at our And was presented with a gin and cocktail...More

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Laura R, Public Relations Manager at The Sparling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, im pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit. We all look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food. Friendly staff. Good atmosphere. Enjoyed the set menu . About right as regards price. Service as a little slow but it was just the second day of the Christmas service, so understandable. Would come here again

Thank adebabe h
Laura R, Public Relations Manager at The Sparling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

adebabe h, Thank you for your review, im pleased to hear you have enjoyed your meal at our resturuant. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon! Regards Laura

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal, 87th birthday meal for a family who rarely gets together......years ago, this place was remembered for its friendly service and simple yet wholesome food. We've been there 5 times for similar events over the years Booked in advance for an early sitting -...More

1  Thank jonathangP5410HD
Laura R, Public Relations Manager at The Sparling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, first all I would like to make apologies for the slow service in between meals. Upon the check back, if the staff had been alerted to your parties dissatisfaction we could have done something at that point to put this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 6 of us walked in around 3pm without booking, the waiter made up a table at the other side of the restaurant for us as there weren’t enough space on the current side, which was nice actually especially as we had 3 babies...More

Thank Freakyvanilla
Laura R, Public Relations Manager at The Sparling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, im pleased to hear you have enjoyed your lunch with us here at the sparling. We look forward to welcoming you all again soon. Regards Laura

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Questions & Answers
JimandDavid_12
22 July 2017|
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Response from Laura R | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This restaurant has completely new owners since the 4th January 2017, with no association what's so ever With previous owners.
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cbwoods73
11 April 2017|
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Response from annearmesreardon | Reviewed this property |
Would be lovely with good food and atmosphere
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Olga L
19 February 2017|
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Response from medzPNE | Reviewed this property |
No idea, it is not somewhere l will ever go again
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Garstang Road, Preston PR3 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 860830
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