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The Blue Mallard

Unit 14 Burscough Wharf Liverpool Road North | Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5RZ, England
+44 1704 893954
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (31 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is unfortunately very noisy when busy. The food was on this occasion passable but not quite up to the usual standard. To be fair it was the Christmas menu and there were several large parties, so a bit of mass catering was called...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DemoDave
BlueMallard, Manager at The Blue Mallard, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon Dave, Thank you for your review I am glad to hear the service from the front of house team was up to our usual high standards. With regards to the noise levels, I can only apologise however with it being the festive season...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here tonight with the eldest. Looked at the early bird menu which was £22 for starter and main but opted for the “wine & dine” which was starter, main and half a bottle of wine for £19.50. Food was very tasty and nicely presented,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andy1005
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Not been for a while -because the last time we called we thought it had gone down Hill a fair bit -food was lacklustre and so was the service ! Never mind -been watching the reviews for a while -and things looked to have improved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank V3384JZneilc
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We have visited this restaurant on several occasions but never again. The service was poor, we waited at the table for over half an hour before the food arrived. To be fair the fish and chips was fine but the red snapper was bland and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sue P
Reviewed October 14, 2018 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!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ChrisBrown158
Reviewed October 8, 2018 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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Owen393
Reviewed October 5, 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diane S
Reviewed October 2, 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Kate W
Reviewed September 16, 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wendyi866
Reviewed September 10, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pauline P
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Gary K
April 27, 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
No- it's a restaurant on the first floor of a building.
Harry M
August 6, 2016|
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Response from Peter T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift up to the restaurant.
May 30, 2016|
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Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
Cali in, they have a fabulous cocktail bar. But try an last without eating. Almost impossiblr
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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
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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
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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.
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