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The Three Fishes

Mitton Road | Mitton, Clitheroe BB7 9PQ, England
+44 1254 826888
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Mitton Road | Mitton, Clitheroe BB7 9PQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently had a very dissapointing meal here the cheese and onion pie has shrunk and tasteless better homemade pies at bannys restaurant colne. The service was also very poor which I have also found in past visits not good for the northcote group dissapointing response...More

1  Thank GAYNOR M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely pub with good food and service. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful with menu choices and the food was very nice. There were lots of dogs in one area of the pub which is not my thing when I'm dining out- but to...More

Thank Lemonsqueezy60
Reviewed 5 days ago

A venue I've been to before with family. Friendly and lively atmosphere. Kind attention to my request not to be near the amplified music (because of hearing aid). Celebration lunch with daughter and teenage grand daughter. The latter does not eat much meat and chose...More

Thank suzyzak
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Good Afternoon! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your birthday celebration and that we took care of your special requests. The slow-cooked lamb shoulder is especially delicious! Thanks for taking the time to leave a review & we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I have lost all my log in details so I have had to set up a new account and I never got round to writing a review... so here goes We had our Christmas lunch here for the second year running the atmosphere is...More

Thank pjp292017
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hi there, I have to say it was a surprise reading a Christmas Day review in May but I'm glad you took the time to leave one! I'm pleased you have enjoyed the previous two Christmas Day meals with us and we will hopefully see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was rather underwhelmed by the Sunday roast beef, it was served Luke warm, the Yorkshire pudding hard which was surprising at 12.00, didn't complain as I didn't want to spoil it for the other guests, but really shouldn't have to complain about the food temperature.

Thank Suzanne T
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hi Suzanne, Thanks for the feedback. I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your meals with us, if you would like to discuss this further, please give me a call at the pub on 01254 826888. Warmest Regards Felix Farnell, Assistant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived within easy travelling distance of this place for almost 25 years I can't believe I have never set foot inside. I have now and I'll be back. Nice atmosphere, good quality food, relaxing etc etc. What with this and the 'new' Aspinal Arms...More

Thank Pilbeam
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hello! I'd just like to thank you for leaving us a review as we do appreciate the feedback. We cant believe you've not been in either, being so local! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and will be more than happy to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a meeting and had a meal first in the Garden Room. Had the sharing platter to start, my wife said the Black Pudding Sausages were to die for and she does not eat Black Pudding ! Crispy squid excellent, easily enough for two....More

Thank Unit623
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hello there, Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback, we appreciate it! I'm glad you enjoyed the service and we'll definitely take the claim that our black pudding sausages have won your wife over! We hope to see you again shortly. Warmest...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my parents for a birthday lunch and had a lovely time! I chose The Three Fishes because I wanted a relaxed atmosphere but with an inventive menu. It definitely delivered. The food was delicious. My dad really liked his rabbit pie, the rice...More

Thank Sorellina
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I'm glad that you enjoyed your visit, especially the Eton Mess - hopefully the bartender missed out one of our secret ingredients or else you'll be giving us some competition! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on the recommendation of a friend and weren't disappointed. Set among the fields between Whalley and Clitheroe it manages to be classy and the friendly local gastro pub. Classic dishes like hot pot and gammon steak were prepared to technical perfection. It's obvious...More

Thank Totbean
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hi There! Thanks so much for leaving such a thorough review and I'm thrilled you enjoyed your visit. The hotpot is definitely a favourite here at The Fishes! We look forward to greeting you again shortly. Warmest Regards Felix Farnell, Assistant Manager.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've wanted to visit for a while after hearing good things, after our first visit last Sunday I'm sure this will be a regular spot for us. Yes this is a pub that serves food but it really is the highest stardard pub food, no...More

Thank Nikk19_84
GM_RVI, Manager at The Three Fishes, responded to this review

Hello there, Firstly, thank you for leaving such a detailed and thorough review with some great feedback for us! You're absolutely right about local ingredients being one of our core values at Ribble Valley Inns and I'm thrilled that after wanting to visit for so...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mitton Road | Mitton, Clitheroe BB7 9PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 826888
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Description
The Three Fishes is situated in the tiny picturesque hamlet of Mitton in the rural haven of the Ribble Valley. As the flagship and first born to Ribble Valley Inns, this country pub in Lancashire has become a legend in these parts. Menus inspired by Nigel Haworth using only the freshest ingredients harvested by our local food heroes. Enjoy regional Cask Ales and an award winning wine list specially chosen by leading wine expert, Craig Bancroft. All of this in a wonderfully relaxing environment for eating out - with al fresco dining in the summer and crackling logs fires in the winter