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Shard Riverside

Old Bridge Lane | Hambleton, Poulton Le Fylde FY6 9BT, England
+44 1253 700208
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“mussels” (12 reviews)
“steak pudding” (8 reviews)
“mash” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Old Bridge Lane | Hambleton, Poulton Le Fylde FY6 9BT, England
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have dined and stayed at the Shard several times when seeing family in the area and took a party of 14 there again recently. Food and service were excellent....as they have been every time we have been so very easy to give top marks. As...More

Thank KenandJacquie
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and restaurant.We do pride our selves on providing excellent customer service .We genuinely love to see guests leaving having had a great experience.Once again Thank you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Shard pride themselves on using locally sourced ingredients and it was certainly tasty. The steak pie was wonderful with so much meat in it. The portions were a good size and very well presented. My husband had fish pie one night and linguine the...More

Thank kendocat1
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review praising our food.We are so glad you enjoyed the meals. You will have to visit in the Summer it is so nice to sit outside and take in the beautiful view.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hotel with a restaurant overlooking the river Wyre, we booked earlier to avoid disappointment & were seated near the front window area with great views of the river. The waitress was very attentive & took our order straight away, being a Sunday...More

Thank Martin C
tracey l, Public Relations Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review,we are glad you enjoyed the Sunday roast.We do sometimes run short of our roast beef which you can imagine is very popular.To avoid disappointment mention at the time of booking that you would like the Sunday roast.We look forward to...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Invited by friends who live locally to join them for lunch at this pub we've driven past so many times. It's a lovely setting on the banks of the Wyre, even on a greyish day. The dining room is tastefully and comfortably furnished, very much...More

Thank Youngatheart6248
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the lovely review of our restaurant.It seems like you all enjoyed your choices off our chefs specials.We do our best to make sure the whole dining experience is an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the Shard Riverside today as a birthday meal for myself, from the starters, through to the deserts, the meals were excellent. My ribeye steak was cooked to perfection and so worth the money, the staff throughout the meal, were professional and attentive and...More

Thank Derek H
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comments.We are so happy that your birthday celebration was enjoyed and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great location next to the shard bridge. Easy to find from poulton le fylde. Nice modern rooms. Pleasantly decorated. Although window drafty clacking blinds all night. Mattress was hard with an iron rim. Cheap pillows disappearing as soon as you put your head on it....More

Thank galen512
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.Please ring us direct on 01253 700208 to book .

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We decided to go out for a meal on the spur of the moment and after a nice countryside drive, chose the Shard. No obvious signs when you go in, had to ask at the bar. We were pointed the way and told to "look...More

1  Thank Louise T
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you for your comments.On this very busy Sunday all our tables were reserved. (we advise booking a table on a Sunday lunch)We do not feel it is unreasonable to wait 10 minutes whilst we re set a table for you to use.We feel that...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017

The fillet steaks were really excellent, probably in the top five we have ever eaten! The staff were friendly and very efficient. Our reservation was really messed up, owing to very heavy traffic delaying our arrival, but nothing was too much trouble and everyone was...More

Thank KernowEngland
tracey l, Front Office Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments about our steaks.We do receive alot of the same about the fillets.We love to look after our guests and make sure they enjoy the dining experience with us.

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We called here for a light lunch mid Sunday afternoon. It was quite busy and we sat outside watching the boats and jet skis on the river. It was a hot sunny day and we also saw in the distance the Red Arrows performing at...More

Thank OldBear
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here over this bank holiday, a small group of us ordered various dishes- great comments about the beef suet pudding, not so much praise for the chicken Kiev. I myself had the farmers platter, can't complain about the food or the setting but somehow...More

Thank Snowwhite998
tracey l, Public Relations Manager at Shard Riverside, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for your comments.We do not aspire to being average,our food is always freshly cooked and locally sourced.We hope that you visit us again soon.

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Alex C
9 October 2016|
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Response from kazjee | Reviewed this property |
Hi we attended with our daughter whom is older, but yes no problem. let them know when you book. Very accommodating. 0 seconds ago
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cstsruletheworld
29 October 2015|
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Response from tracey l | Property representative |
Hi yes we do have facilities and the pub and restaurant can accommodate motorized wheelchairs .We do have a number of regular customers in wheelchairs who enjoy our venue .We look forward to seeing you soon .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Bridge Lane | Hambleton, Poulton Le Fylde FY6 9BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Wyre District  >  Poulton Le Fylde
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 700208
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