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48 Crabtree Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 0RN, England
+44 1704 895000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“fondue” (2 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Crabtree Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 0RN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a family Christmas get together on Saturday evening and despite some of our party being very late and that the pub was rather busy from people watching the football etc, we had a great meal which was served by enthusiastic staff and was all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had roast beef it was cold and one raw fondant potato is not a roast dinner...i like al dente vegetables but theres were far to crunchy

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Collette D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Slipway reopened after being closed and boarded up for 8 months. Exactly 1 year ago today 8 December 2017. It's not just a pub and diner, the cask beer is kept in excellent condition the food is of excellent quality as per all the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank golgamekeeper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited here for the first time earlier this month after hearing about it. We were not disappointed. The food was excellent and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The pub itself is so welcoming. Would definitely be visiting again soon!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jenna2155
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for some lunch on Thursday and it was B-E-A-UTIFUL πŸ‘Œ. I had a fish finger buttie like no other we are not talking soggy microwave fish, we a talking real battered chuncky cod goujons 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍. My partner had a scrumptious BLT πŸ˜‹. It...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Farmerbb1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends and despite some of the reviews on here we couldnt find anything to complain about. The food was fantastic the staff friendly the venu was cosy and welcoming. We didnt have very long to wait although the gin choice while we waited...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We live 2 miles from the Slipway and have been there many times.It's had it's ups and downs over the years and don't we all know about bad experiences! Well I have to say that the meal we had was the best we've had for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank candblee2017
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review,we are so pleased you enjoyed your lunch with us,we look forward to seeing you again soon,if you enjoy a good firework display please come and join us on sat 3rd November ☺️

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely family lunch, friendly staff. The food is high quality and well cooked, we recommend the tex Burger and steak onion and cheese baguette. Extremely tasty. Nicely decorated with a cosy atmosphere. We will definitely be back soon.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Hey_Leanne
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you for the lovely review Leanne,so pleased you enjoyed your lunch with us today, a perfect spot by the fire whilst the wind was blowing outside,look forward to seeing you on sat 3rd ☺️

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem while out walking along the canal decided to go in for some food and a drink. Food was excellent and service quick staff friendly and welcoming will certainly be returning even if it is just to pinch their wine glasses that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Lynne K
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thanks for the great review lynn,it seems everyone loves our wine glasses ☺️,we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

What can I say ! Myself and two friends came to this pub on the off chance whilst on a drive back from Liverpool ( long way I know ) as we looked on trip advisor and had seen it was rated well. We weren’t...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank B6537STbene
Sonia S, Manager at Slipway, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your time with us Ben,hopefully you won the quiz πŸ€”we look forward to seeing you 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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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