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Billinge Hill Crank Road | Crank, St Helens WA11 8RL, England
+44 1744 894754
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (5 reviews)
“bread roll” (2 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Billinge Hill Crank Road | Crank, St Helens WA11 8RL, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited as a part of a larger party during a Sunday afternoon. The weather was nice so the views from the restaurant across Liverpool Bay and beyond were spectacular. The restaurant was very clean and laid out well enough that there was plenty of...More

Thank Laughingbear
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Myself, husband and two grown-up sons came to enjoy a belated family birthday meal. We booked a table on-line - very simple and arrived on time in the middle of the afternoon. The bar and restaurant is on the first floor overlooking the adjoining golf...More

Thank FloatyFrocks
Reviewed 12 June 2017

visited last month and have to say this was one of many visits from me and my wife and two beautiful children. usually I cannot fault service and food however this time we waited 1 1/2 hours for our food to arrive and when it...More

Thank edendog
Gareth A, General Manager at Houghwood, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Hello John Here at Houghwood we pride ourselves on our levels of service and quality of food. So if you would like to call me to speak about your experience I would happily answer any questions or concerns thank you. Gareth Ashall Hospitality Manager

Reviewed 3 June 2017

6 of us went out for a family meal as usual we weren't disappointed. The tall guy that took are food order and brought our drinks is a credit to Houghwood he is really nice and friendly. The food was lovely we had starters, main...More

1  Thank jenny g
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We went for Sunday Lunch, and we're not disappointed. A lovely afternoon with friends a table with possibly the best view of the region. Where can you see 2 cathedrals, docks, wind farms at sea. Houghwood has that facing SW. The food is as always...More

Thank ray t
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Hi hopes for this evening have heard good reviews were shown to our table quickly But then have to wait 20 minutes before seeing anybody Was able to order drinks and again long wait before anybody came to take the order The menu seem pricey...More

Thank kjb755
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We spent some time in a little waiting room/bar area before being seated, though this was 15 minutes later than the booking time. Handy that we had the extra time as there is no lift (in a building young enough to have had one designed...More

Thank Kev B
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Recently went for the first time for lunch at my mum's recommendation as she used to go there years ago ..it was her 90th birthday..absolutely average ..meal ok but atmosphere not best ever ..stairlift not working which for a 90yr old having just had a...More

Thank dickij12
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Meal for six on a surprisingly quiet Saturday evening. Lovely food - steaks very nice and a good vegetarian selection. Good night enjoyed by all.

1  Thank Cricketdad
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Had sunday lunch today..2 courses £16.99 1st course , garlic mushrooms.....that was it, small amount garlic mushrooms with little bit garnish 2nd course roast beef dinner, very average, 2 thin slices beef quite dry, small amount broccoli and carrots and 3 roast potatoes... Views were...More

1  Thank julieparr
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Questions & Answers
Colin R
24 October 2015|
Response from Gareth A | Property representative |
We are unsure as to what you mean by "tour" as we are a golf course and restaurant. Your reference to 7th February is also puzzling. Can you explain please ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$59
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 7:00 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Billinge Hill Crank Road | Crank, St Helens WA11 8RL, England (Formerly Fairways at Houghwood)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 894754
  • E-mail
A spacious, elegant yet informal dining room with magnificent views of the golf course and surrounding countryside.Modern British cuisine prepared by award winning chefs.5 Star Food Hygiene Rating Ground floor bar/coffee shop serves bar meals, snacks, speciality coffees,teas, cakes and pastries every day from 11.00Am
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