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Old Nells

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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Brew Pub
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a6 | Canalside, Garstang, England
+44 1995 640010
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09:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 02:00
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SCORTON
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73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Full of charachter - good men - nicely priced, staff friendly, clean and efficient service. A very nice experience

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Thank dtgreenhalgh
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food reasonably priced quick service on main meals. Desserts seemed a lot slower. Lovely setting, plenty of car parking. Have quite alot of events and live bands on.

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Thank chrismc43
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Shared some great times, drinks and meals in this hostelry, the scene is set being on the Lancaster canal and a stroll with the wife along the embankment on a summers day is truly something else, wether you visit with work, partner, family or a secret assignation you are sure to have a lovey experience in the bar and restaurant... More 

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Thank nadia021
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in the side restaurant for their lunchtime menu. Excellent Italian meals. I had garlic stuffed mushrooms and gammon and pineapple with a variety of different vegetables. Best meal I had for ages. £22 for two of us including drinks.

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Thank Val T
Bolton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In that part of the word and decided to drop in on Old Nells, we hadn't been there for a good while. Old Nells is a picturesque Thatched pub in a Thatched development by the canal. Inside it's very quaint and atmospheric. There was quite a wait for food, but it was very good when it came. The only gripe... More 

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Thank edgworthwalm
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place beautiful n tranquil place so relaxing food lovley, bit expensive to visit alot but worth a treat every so often well worth a visit if u never been before

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Thank Julie R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Nice, very good atmosphere, I would go again. They are very busy most of the times, I do prefer to go when less busy. It's more than a pub, they do have very nice food, lovely. You can chose from a vast menu of good food, drinks, beers, etc. Every month they have a different theme going on, great for... More 

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Thank Gabu21
Lancashire
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Visited on 30th December without booking a table. It was very busy but staff were helpful and soon found us a table. Food was quick to arrive and was delicious! I had the steak and kidney pudding and it was the best I have tasted for many years. Really nice suet pastry, Large chunks of kidney and steak in a... More 

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Thank StevenSantravels
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Been going to THIS PLACE for 30 years but TODAY SADLY will be my LAST my wife and son both agreed 100 percent.

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1 Thank geraldmckenna
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite places and never been disappointed. Chose a midweek trip as it can get busy. We usually go into the main restaurant but after a tip decided to try the pizzeria. Any two courses off the main menu for £8. 95. I had garlic mushrooms and a steak sandwich with salad. My husband had duck pate and... More 

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1 Thank Val T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: a6 | Canalside, Garstang, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Garstang
  • Phone Number: +44 1995 640010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?