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The New Holly

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Lancaster Road, Forton, England
+44 1524 793500
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After a long day of driving, we just wanted some good bread and soup. We enjoyed a relaxing and light supper at this pub near our lodging. The pumpkin soup and crusty bread were delicious!

Thank Christine H
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent, efficient service. Lovely food and staff. Enjoyed the Shipyard American Pale Ale (first time I have tried it). Was nice to find a resturant that wasnt fully booked on MothersDay and managed to fit us in. We will return.

Thank primroseviolet
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

8 of us stopped on the way back from North East & must say what a lovely meal and experience, Sean the boss welcomed us all and his staff were all very helpful. The roast beef was melt in the mouth cooked however you wanted it [always a good sign] proper yorkie pud as well.

Thank Martin D
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been a long time since we been to the new holly we thought we try it again. They're a good choice of menu excellent service and good food. Reasonable prices lovey setting.

Thank Katie B
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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332 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 489 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for a light lunch with a friend whose grandson is a fan of the afternoon teas here. The gentleman on duty was very helpful, as we have food allergies. The food was good and sensibly priced - and we got a voucher for afternoon tea!

Thank G and B R
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been out to Lancaster for the morning, ready for a nice Sunday lunch. Called in at the New Holly pub, so helpful. We all had a starter, some pate, some prawn cocktail, lovely. We all had the roast beef Sunday roast, absolutely gorgeous. We all had a pudding, lovely. I would highly recommend this pub, we will definitely be calling... More 

Thank DPT35
Preston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay.... use it quite regularly... food is good too.would recommend to anyone. Reasonably priced too

Thank stutatau
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely place for a 60th birthday meal. Amazing food, excellent value for money and friendly and pleasant staff.

Thank ally380
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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408 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I went here for lunch today with my partner and it was lovely. We only had mains as it was lunch time and I'm glad we did as thd portion sizes are very generous . The belly pork was cooked to perfection and the crackling perfect , a lot of restaurants struggle with this so I was really relieved it... More 

Thank slocker1
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

After a walk in he country what a nice restaurant to The day with great company and beautiful weather

Thank Atinarolyat1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lancaster Road, Forton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Forton
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 793500

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