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Dantes at the Halfway House

470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
+44 1772 334477
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (81 reviews)
“calamari” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
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1 - 10 of 426 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Having been to Dantes on a number of occasions in the past and having always enjoyed the experience, we very disappointed. In the past the restaurant has always been full on a Saturday night, but on this occasion it was half empty. The service was...More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting relatives for a late Golden Wedding celebration lunch. We travelled from Cheshire to meet up. This is the second time we have been to this restaurant and we weren't disappointed. We were very surprised that the place was empty, I think that there were...More

Thank mamaditch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Dante's last spring and the service was woeful. Totally different this weekend! One waitress looked after us (a petite blonde lady) and as a result, she knew where we were up to with our meals. The food was excellent again, the pizzas were...More

Thank Marshies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So as somewhat of an outsider to the area, we came to Dante's for a friends Birthday meal (party of around 16) and I expected a classy and upmarket affair, given our friends taste. However, we were shocked to find what I would consider (and...More

Thank CheshireColumbus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here Friday evening as we were looking for somewhere nearby to where we were staying. Very pleasantly surprised. good service and the food we had was delicious. We shared the meat platter starter and the pot of home made pate...More

Thank William K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for a friends birthday meal . Nice atmosphere , good service and very tasty pizza . We had the Sicily and Venice pizzas - thin and crispy and very tasty . Pleasant servers , very friendly

Thank Malcolm A
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Came to Dantes on Wednesday evening for a family birthday meal. Not eaten here in many years but we chose it as it was equal distance between 2 families. As it had been so long since we last came here, we were a bit unsure...More

Thank Chorleygirl76
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Last minute decision to go to Dantes and it was excellent. The service was the best, and the food was delicious. Will definitely be back. Sergio was brilliant. Thanks

Thank KathleenT132
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We used to come here most weeks, food was great as was service. Over the past 6 months it's become nothing but awful. Service is shocking, they have the balls to charge £25 for a fillet steak which when it arrives looks like a leather...More

1  Thank Tosietotts
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Came here with 30+ family members this Sunday afternoon. Weather was amazing which helped and the beer garden here was excellent for us to gather before and after our meal with there being so many of us. We ate from the set menu which had...More

Thank Sophiejakeman
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi does this place serve tapas? Thanks :)
2 April 2017|
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Response from stuart253 | Reviewed this property |
There are three different menus so you can get them but dont know which menu. If you go on there website you can look at the menus
Gareth C
We are planning a work outing, and would like to know do you swevw Halal food?
14 June 2016|
Response from Deanne W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know but my initial response is that I don't honk they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 334477
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