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Vardon's Restaurant Chorley

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Whittle Woods, Chorley PR6 7PP, England
+44 1257 269221
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A birthday gift. I'm glad I didn't pay for this as it was quite expensive for what you got. It was very traditional and boring. A toasted currant tea cake with soup? Don't get me wrong the food was tasty enough just not good enough for the price. The food is the restaurant is usually outstanding so I was expecting... More 

Thank auctionmum
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were greeted by the maitre de, Paul and was ably assisted by Sue. There was nothing that was to much trouble. Proper table cloth and napkins, The food was delicious with good menu options and do have a coffee with some chocolates to finish on the sofas rather than at the table. We will be going back and would... More 

Thank Bill3075
Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

One of the nicest meals we have had - a must for food lovers!!! We have been a few times now and each time it has been top notch food and wine

Thank mrsecretsh0pper
Bolton, United Kingdom
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192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch here. It is a little more expensive than other restaurants in the area. The atmosphere is old fashioned and the food is good if a little uninspiring. It gets a 4 (just) for its location which is quiet and peaceful. There are better restaurants locally but it was the right venue for a quiet Sunday lunch.... More 

Thank DanielI I
Clayton-le-Woods, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

nice restaurant long wait between courses otherwise not bad. Nice view across the fairways ample car parking don't forget to obtain an exit code to the car park.

Thank ianarmoursmith
North West England
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51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal in beautiful surroundings. Food was freshly cooked and delicious. I would highly recommend the lamb main.

Thank lyegreen
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128 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Beautiful restaurant and fabulous service without it being overbearing or pretentious. Maitre 'd was expert and judged customers superbly. Enjoyed a Saturday night dinner there. Wife rang in advance as now having son's 21st there and response back next morning as promised was excellent, checking dietary requirements and no problem dealing with our many requests. For two of us the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to Vardon's restaurant at Shaw Hill has been impressive. Good quality food , great flavours, knowledgeable and helpful Sommelier , friendly staff. Relaxed dining . A varied and good choice of options for the courses including an excellent sharing stater and superb choice of local cheeses to finish.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Visited with friends last Friday 16thSeptember . We were greeted by Craig and his team in a very curteous and professional manner, which continued throughout the evening. The food was of a standard rarely found. I can honestly say that it was one of the nicest meals I have had. This restaurant is a hidden gem don't be put off... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We booked the Stanley Suite part of Vardons Restaurant for my parents Golden Wedding. We had a fantastic evening, the room was set out beautifully, the service was brilliant... nothing was too much trouble. The food was absolutely beautiful, cooked to perfection and everyone in our party of 16 commented on how wonderful it was. I cannot recommed it highly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whittle Woods, Chorley PR6 7PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 269221
Set within the idyllic surroundings of Shaw Hill Country Club, Vardons Restaurant at Shaw Hill Hotel serves classic European cuisine made using the finest locally sourced produce. Opulent yet relaxed, the Regency-style dining room features lavish drapes and elegant corniced ceilings. An array of rich and heady flavours includes venison carpaccio with roast beetroot, roast monkfish with Pernod sauce, or a succulent sirloin steak filled with creamy Roquefort.

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