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The Royal Oak at Riley Green

Blackburn Old Road | Riley Green, Hoghton PR5 0SL, England
+44 1254 201445
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ox cheek” (13 reviews)
“panna cotta” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Blackburn Old Road | Riley Green, Hoghton PR5 0SL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We pre booked, prob didn’t need to around 6pm on a Monday? Good range of real ales & great wine list! The specials board attractive...the spring roll starter a bit light with 4 smallish rolls. We had the sea bream & the gammon (with 2...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SirBillTaylor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have visited Royal Oak 4 times in the past 8 weeks both as a couple and with family. What a credit it is to the people running it and all of their staff. Recently renovated to a high standard but keeping the county pub...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Newie_12
Reviewed 5 days ago

This has been our go to place for a number of years and we’re never disappointed. Three times in the last two weeks. Get together booked for 22nd for twelve of us. Can’t wait. I will have Togo before then. Great work everyone.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pat H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch with 4 friends. Great choice of traditional pub food, tasty specials and a nibbles and sandwich menu. The cheese and onion pie was lovely, home made with very nice pastry. Served with Savoy cabbage with petite pois and chips. Good size portion...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MagsJC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Back to the oak my wife and I had a lovely lunch. I had the ox cheek with dauphinous potatoes,veg and a tasty sauce. My wife had the hake with all the trimmings l had a lovely pear and plum crumble and custard. A large...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank K8624HYdavidc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

returned for the first time after the re furb,food and service good,. The lighting lets it down, difficult to read the menu

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fluteycrap
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Went there recently after a dog walking morning with two friends. We were told that it had just recently been re-furbished. Have to say they have done a very good and sympathetic job on the place and a great improvement. It was pretty busy even...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shanhire
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Have not visited for several years it was a delightful surprise to see the changes inside the building which maintain the character while giving a more contemporary feel with some quirky touches like the animal portrait wallpaper in the far end room. Staff were very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ambann
Reviewed November 4, 2018

....that he'd sooner have a cup of tea than sex. Clearly, he's cheap, but then offer me the choice of sex or a three course meal here and my wife would be disapp.......no, sorry, she's looking over my shoulder and the word I'm looking for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trampus01
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited Royal Oak last week the food was excellent as always. You really can not fault this place for food. Thursday evening really busy which just shows how popular this place is. All of our main meals were lovely booked again for new year. Would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Deborah B
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October 13, 2018|
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Response from madhouseleyland | Reviewed this property |
hi sorry late in answering i have been away but yes they have a childrens menu
Ian C
September 7, 2017|
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Response from JillA976 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I'm not sure. Probably best to give them a ring. I really enjoyed my last meal there!
Liz W
November 1, 2016|
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Response from whenslunch | Reviewed this property |
I imagine they will be open on Christmas Eve, especially as it's a Saturday, but don't know about a special menu. Give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blackburn Old Road | Riley Green, Hoghton PR5 0SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Hoghton
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 201445
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