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48 Crabtree Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 0RN, England
+44 1704 895000
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“fondue” (2 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Crabtree Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 0RN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only called for a drink but really appreciated the warm welcome and well kept beers. Looking forward to eating here soon.

1  Thank toekneepearson
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review,we look forward to welcoming you back very soon ☺️

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never fails to deliver. Each visit is a joy. Friendly & Fabulous. Nothing to much trouble. Always served with a smile.

1  Thank LadyWithDog
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the fabulous review,we look forward to seeing you again soon ☺️

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lucky enough to live locally to this place, friendly staff, excellent food and you can take your dog, long may it continue

1  Thank LesleyF2010
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Lesley see you soon ☺️

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Surprised to see the place open, it was boarded up the last time we drove by. Dog friendly, so took the sausage dog in who was made a fuss of by the lady with the red hair behind the bar who was really friendly. Nicely...More

1  Thank Ian T
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review Ian,we are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us,we have been open 9 months now and look forward to many more years here by the canal ☺️ We have revived the fondue!!😀and it is one of our most...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

I first visited the slipway pub a long time ago with my family to find they didn't serve food and it wasn't the best of looking. As I live locally I heard the place had been refurbished. Well that is an understatement to say the...More

2  Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Came in here with a few pals. Well, what can I say...absolutely marvellous! I ordered the Cajun chicken wrap and the presentation was perfect and the taste was adequate. My friends enjoyed their meals, the pie looked mouth watering, the fish and chips, just wow....More

1  Thank DanielHernandez69
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

The Slipway recently hosted a ‘big’ birthday celebration for me. It was a perfect size for the event, the staff went out of their way to ensure everyone enjoyed themselves. I’m so glad I chose the Slipway, great food and atmosphere due to the live...More

1  Thank Kelly78
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you so much for the fantastic review,we are so pleased you chose to spend your birthday with us and that you had a great evening,we look forward to seeing you again soon ☺️

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Great new menu, great choice... Staff extremely helpful, couldnt do enough for one of our elderly family members. Will definitely be returning. If I could give 6 stars I certainly would.

2  Thank Darren C
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Had to come to try out the new menu after loving the last one! I thought this place couldn’t get any better and they have outdone themselves again! Slipway Catch Platter is to die for and the gin board also went down really well! Amazed...More

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

we arrived to a busy pub greeted by lovely staff. The food was brill and the new menu has lots of choice. We will be going again and cant wait.

1  Thank Glenda H
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you Glenda for the lovely review and we look forward to looking after you again soon ☺️

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March 4, 2018|
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Response from PeterDD1971 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you ring and ask them directly as I can't answer that for you, I hope this helps unlike Zor76!! The new owners, who only took over in December 2017, have spent a lot of time and money tidying up the car park.
Graham L
August 15, 2017|
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Response from daveandsue60 | Reviewed this property |
Open refurbished good food staff and beer recommend
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Crabtree Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 0RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk  >  Burscough
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 895000
  • E-mail
Pub restaurant friendly warm cosy inviting Home cooked food delicious positioned by the canal dog friendly
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