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The Harrows

159 Bolton Road, Rochdale OL11 3LW, England
+44 1706 561573
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
27 Dec 2015
“great food”
19 Apr 2014
“LANDLADY FROM HELL”
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159 Bolton Road, Rochdale OL11 3LW, England
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 27 December 2015

we stayed at the hotel up the road , and niped in for a meal , clean friendly landlord , and food cooked to perfection ,well done

1  Thank stuartcleveleys
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Excellent food and good value for money. However you do feel like your in a scene from The Wrong Turn. The surroundings are also breathtaking with many random old lady hats stapled to the walls and Smirnoff vodka bottles decorated like vases. You can also...More

2  Thank Plattman_89
Paul A, Manager at The Harrows, responded to this review

The Harrows is under new management as of 9th May 2014 and will focus on being a quality, local, family run pub.

Reviewed 28 December 2013

Been there so many times for a Thursday tea and loved it! Went this year for Xmas day and love it even more, Natalie ( owner) was so polite as are all her staff. Such good food was served! We loved it n will be...More

3  Thank Clareian1
Reviewed 11 December 2013

Ok...so here goes, the food at the Harrows is excellent. Can not fault it. Its hot, fresh, tastey and plentiful. The Staff in the restaurant are also polite, warm and friendly, but thats were it stops, the landlady and decor let it down big time....More

3  Thank Simon D
Paul A, Manager at The Harrows, responded to this review

The Harrows is under new management as of 9th May 2014 and will focus on being a quality, local, family run pub.

Reviewed 10 December 2013

Had the carvery. Meat was fine. I thought the veg were fine; my wife considered them over done. The plates were snatched away virtually as the last mouthful slid down. One gained the impression that it was a case of getting bums on seats. We...More

2  Thank Beanbag1952
Paul A, Manager at The Harrows, responded to this review

The Harrows is under new management as of 9th May 2014 and will focus on being a quality, local, family run pub.

Reviewed 6 December 2013

came back late from market so we called (3pm) thinking everything would be dry the landlady i think she was either ;Russian or Ukrainian asked us to wait a few minutes while she brought . all freshly cooked food for the carvery . and took...More

2  Thank franny59
Reviewed 2 December 2013

My wife and I visited this establishment on a Wednesday November night, amongst a party of people who were celebrating a 70th birthday. The Harrows offers a cavery which normally serves up to 7pm on a weekday. As ours was a pre-booked special party the...More

2  Thank APCMann
Reviewed 15 November 2013

called in because sandbrook park was closed the meat-choice of turkey,gammon or beef-was ok one of our party struggled with the beef. The roast potatoes were not the best and the Yorkshire pud was not very crisp. The coffee I had was awful and sent...More

1  Thank steveh150
Paul A, Manager at The Harrows, responded to this review

The Harrows is under new management as of 9th May 2014 and will focus on being a quality, local, family run pub.

Reviewed 30 September 2013 via mobile

Stopped here today was at short notice.. Didn't expect much for £5.40 a carvery but was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food and peaceful atmosphere.

2  Thank Keeley37
Reviewed 28 August 2013

ok this his a 3rd review which needs to be said. before you judge my opinion on the Harrows read my other 2 reviews regarding this establishment. i have just come home feeling dissapointed after a long spell away from here as the last time...More

1  Thank albefuiraman
Paul A, Manager at The Harrows, responded to this review

The Harrows is under new management as of 9th May 2014 and will focus on being a quality, local, family run pub.

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Bolton Road, Rochdale OL11 3LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 561573
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Description
We are a family run public house.

Our opening hours are as follows:
Sunday-Friday 12am - 12pm
Saturday 12am-1am.

We host pool & darts nights and over the weekend have live entertainment and karaoke.