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 Venue

) #2 of 86 Restaurants in Thornton Cleveleys $$ - $$$ , British,
North Promenade | On the promenade, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 1LW, England
+44 1253 852143
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (11 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
North Promenade | On the promenade, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 1LW, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (654)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 653 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My daughter & now husband held there wedding reception at The Venue Cleveleys on Saturday & what an amazing wedding!!! From booking the wedding until the actual day, the whole experience with The Venue was professional, with nothing too much trouble. Jackie Tom & Mark...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day at the venue. The food was lovely and considering they had 110 people to serve all the food came perfectly cooked and hot. The staff were attentive and always checking if there was anything they could do to make the experience...More

Thank iambeechyboy
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a joint retirement party in the Mezzaluna at the Venue. The room was well set out for our requirements; attractively decorated for the event and had beautiful views over the Irish Sea. The staff were friendly, attentive to our needs and the evening...More

Thank mw00dward
Reviewed 5 days ago

Four of us had lunch at the Venue , the ladies were not disappointed with their choice of food which was the beef baguettes . The men chose the beef dinner ,very disappointed They were children's portions We didnt complain as we were with people...More

1  Thank bringewood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Generous helpings,good variety of choice. Well cooked food. Situated on the promenade with sea views from some tables. Large car park.

Thank Jean M
Hannah B, Assistant Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jean Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your recent visit to The Venue and we'll look forward to welcoming you again soon. Thanks again, Hannah

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have become a regular here. The menu is extensive, the prices incredibly reasonable, and the staff are wonderful. Great atmosphere and always a terrific welcome. Highly recommended all year round.

Thank jonsorensen2016
Hannah B, Assistant Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi jonsorensen Thank you for your great review! We're so pleased you've enjoyed your recent visits and we'll look forward to welcoming you again soon Many Thanks Hannah

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our granddaughters birthday here & we had an amazing night the staff were super helpful I highly recommend the venue we had our wedding here too but that was In The restaurant upstairs & the food was fantastic and didn't cost lots for...More

Thank Carol K
Hannah B, Assistant Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Carol, Thank you for this lovely review and your recommendations. We're all really pleased you all had a good night for your granddaughter's 16th birthday and hopefully, we'll see you again soon. Thanks again, Hannah

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having gone to the Glass house for cocktails we wanted food but unfortunately they were not serving on Monday due to electric problems. Never the less we ventured to the harvester They were not serving food due to extrater fan problems! So we walked to...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice experience, friendly staff, home cooked steak pie but frozen chips and caramelized vegetable's, would of preferred ordinary peas and carrots and home made chips but great portion size. the deserts were amazing and very large portions value for money. We had a sea...More

Thank paulcW6464CN
Hannah B, Assistant Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Paul, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, we're really pleased you go to enjoy our famous homemade steak and ale pie. We'll look forward to welcoming you again soon. Many Thanks Hannah

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled across this restaurant by chance and I was so impressed by the whole experience. I was spoiled for choice by the menu which offered something for everyone. In the end I decided to opt for a Sunday lunch on a Monday tea time! They...More

Thank Bunty44
Hannah B, Assistant Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Bunty44 Thank you for your fantastic review! Safe to say there really is something for everyone with our full extensive menu. Our gravy really is worth a mention, understandably we are famous for it! We'll look forward to your next visit, come rain or...More

Nearby Restaurants
New Yorker Sundaes
15 reviews
.72 km away
Kay's Fish & Chips
284 reviews
.69 km away
Steve's Fish and Chips
155 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cleveleys Front
444 reviews
.10 km away
Vue Cinema
101 reviews
.35 km away
Cleveleys Working Mens Club
14 reviews
.65 km away
Children’s Corner
18 reviews
.70 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Andy G
22 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tomas W | Property representative |
Hi Johnny, Although they are not stated on the menu we do have a selection of vegan options (i.e. Vegetable Neapolitan Pasta or Vegan Quorn roast with a selection of vegetables, potatoes and gravy) Booking is not... More
16 September 2015|
Response from Tomas W | Property representative |
Dear Tourist693 I am slightly puzzled by your question, we have a car park opposite The Venue which is available exclusively to our customers free of charge with over 200 parking spaces and there is also a public car park... More
30 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Tomas W | Property representative |
Hi, The Venue does take group bookings which can be done by calling 01253 852143. We can send you our Group Bookings brochure upon request and cater to any of your needs with a choice of 3 rooms. If you need any further... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Promenade | On the promenade, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Thornton Cleveleys
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 852143
  • E-mail
Located on the stunning seafront at Cleveleys is a privately owned, multi-award winning complex of restaurants, bars and a function suite; Spirit providing unparralled wining, dining and entertainment facilities for all age groups. In fact, it is the complete venue for any occasion. Open daily from 12 noon till 2am, The Venue offers a fabulous choice of meals, snacks, coffees and alcoholic refreshment and provides regular entertainment in the evenings, especially every weekend, when we feature top live bands and DJs. Click onto our other pages for menu details, information about our fabulous private function facilities and full entertainment programme.
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