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Ranken Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
+44 1254 702814
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (34 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
“black pudding” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simon and the guys at The Ranken Arms hosted my birthday meal for 38 friends and family. Great service, great food and we had an fabulous relaxed afternoon. Food is always fantastic- I highly recommend the cheese and onion pie - mouth watering. Highly recommend....More

Thank gillianarnott
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Sunday roast ever! 2 year old loved her kids meal, will definitely return! Reasonably priced and a great atmosphere

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, food was amazing! Fantastic family friendly village pub. Staff are friendly, food was great value for money. Will definitely be coming more often

Thank Chloe Louise W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited sat night last minute hosts very welcoming good vibrant atmosphere . Shared garlic bread starter lovely texture but big pieces of garlic . As for meals chilli con carne with half chips and half rice very good with quite a kick . Pan fried...More

Thank Kev H
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Out with friends and must admit this place never disappoints excellent food friendly staff great service, awesome atmosphere! Keep it up guys would recommend to all 💯satisfaction guaranteed!

Thank Alf C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Another fantastic belly buster of a meal 😊. Once again Simon I take my hat off to your hospitality 😎

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Piri piri prawns on the special starter menu was simply amazing! Had the fish and chips main which was fantastic (they do chippy tea take away which I now need to try!) My wife had the steak rag pudding, loads of meat and the gravy...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I had heard so many good things about the food here that i had to give it a try and i must say i wasnt disappointed, the homemade steak pudding and chips i ordered was excellent and my partner ordered gammon and pineapple with free...More

Thank pault482014
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great food, great staff, would definitely recommend the chilli King prawn starter and the Lancashire hot pot, will be visiting again soon.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We are so lucky to have this pub right on our doorstep! It’s so cosy and welcoming, and the food is always fantastic! My husband and I always enjoy it, as does our little girl who always gets made a fuss of. Definitely my favourite...More

1  Thank Michelle R
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tracy f
3 November 2015|
Response from kartina j | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we serve food from 12pm till 8:30pm booking is advised
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 702814
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