We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Blue Mallard

Unit 14 Burscough Wharf Liverpool Road North | Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5RZ, England
+44 1704 893954
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (31 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
“steak” (54 reviews)
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Unit 14 Burscough Wharf Liverpool Road North | Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5RZ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (808)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 807 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited a little earlier tonight, As an impromptu meal out, the food selection available was excellent, very reasonably priced and the service was excellent throughout. Would certainly return on a Sunday for the roast alone!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday lunchtime. All six of us had an excellent meal with quality, friendly service. I would recommend trying here if you haven’t already done so.

Thank Owen393
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous seven courses with a flight of wine paired specifically for each course.Great service and atmosphere. My favourite was the Haggis, tatties and neeps with pickled red cabbage, although each course was as good to look at as they tasted. Highly recommend and so please...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've dined here several times over the past few years and always very happy with the food. Great choice and quality. Wine selection is good and compliments the food. Occasionally service can be a touch slow but that's to be expected when busy. I've used...More

Thank Kate W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Sunday lunch with lovely view over the canal. Nice terrace for when the weather is nice. There’s free parking around the back of premise. Blue mallard is in the main square alongside other shops and eateries by the canal. Food was good quality and...More

Thank wendy i
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have been before and it doesn't disapoint. Our table was ready or we where offered drinks at the bar first. I like this as you don't feel rushed. There was 4of us We chose to go straight to our table. 2 starters 4 mains and...More

Thank Pauline P
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We popped into the Blue Mallard for lunch during an unexpected snow day, and had the fixed price lunch menu. The food was delicious, the service professional and polite, and the surroundings were beautiful. The range of food on the menu was good, and the...More

Thank Philip A
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Our first visit having read the reviews on TA. The restaurant is in a pleasant location in Burscough and is quite modern in its decor even with the historical pictures on the walls. Staff are very pleasant and helpful the menu is interesting with a...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The food served at this restaurant is of a very high standard. End of.....(surely this is what you go out for!) The surroundings and furnishings are plain, even utilitarian. The service is cheerful and friendly. There are several different offers on midweek. The house red...More

Thank DemoDave
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We have been here many times, but noticed the last 3 visits have sadly not been up to scratch. On the last one we had to wait about an hour; it was fortunate there was an extremely pretty waitress on duty to help pass the...More

Thank Grahame G
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Rufford Arms Hotel
303 reviews
4.98 km away
Premier Inn Southport (Ormskirk) Hotel
435 reviews
6.15 km away
The Wrightington Hotel & Country Club
564 reviews
9.29 km away
Holland Hall Country House Hotel
284 reviews
10.25 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Hop Vine
1,160 reviews
.17 km away
The Ship
726 reviews
1.01 km away
Infusions Cafe Bistro
301 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Windmill Animal Farm
348 reviews
1.15 km away
Lancashire Canal Cruises
667 reviews
1.92 km away
Rufford Old Hall
458 reviews
4.34 km away
Mbark Canal Cruises
25 reviews
1.99 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Gary K
April 27, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
No- it's a restaurant on the first floor of a building.
Harry M
August 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Peter T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift up to the restaurant.
May 30, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
Cali in, they have a fabulous cocktail bar. But try an last without eating. Almost impossiblr
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 14 Burscough Wharf Liverpool Road North | Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk  >  Burscough
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 893954
  • E-mail
The Blue Mallard located at Burscough Wharf; a unique, canalside development in the heart of Burscough town centre, is owned and run by Chris, a local lad who is passionate about great food and top-rate dining. With a menu boasting a whole host of regional foods and traditional dishes, refined to the highest standards, and given a contemporary finish, The Blue Mallard sets itself apart from any other restaurant in the area.Whether it is a light bite, a lazy lunch or a special weekend treat you are looking for, The Blue Mallard promises something for everyone, delivered in a comfortable and relaxed environment.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing