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The Albert and The Lion

Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
+44 1253 743690
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“busy pub” (17 reviews)
“curry night” (14 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
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1 - 10 of 1,047 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had one round of drinks from the bar and Ordered snacks and drinks on the ap for another. Good service. Cant comment on food but this is a really really good wetherspoons pub IMO. Clean and comfortable.

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited on Wednesday 6th September and again on Thursday 7th September. Both times was for a drink, Could not fault the service or cleanliness of the place. It was packed both time which just shows how popular it was. Definitely one of the better Wetherspoon's,...More

1  Thank Michael-4551
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the awesome review we hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here both nights on a Strictly Weekend visit. Food was the best we have had in a pub for a long while. Staff were friendly helpful and courteous food was really hot most meals included a free drink.

Thank Derek W
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the review we hope to see you again soon xx

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here on recommendation from Guest House, lovely food and fast service . Steak cooked to perfection . Staff very attentive and helpful went back for coffee this morning x

Thank J184FHkaren
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the lovely review we hope to see you again real soon x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here before,and it's typical wetherspoons food. I had pulled pork burger £9 with a pint of Magners,and my wife had sausage and mash,both meals were good,the pub is on the front,we had a window seat this time,so great for people watching! It's...More

Thank Kevin S
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the lovely review we hope to see you again in the future X

Reviewed 1 week ago

What looked like the Manager served me. I asked for a coke, and there was no "we only have pepsi is that alright?", or "would you like to go for a large for an extra 19 pence?" (which is the service I received at The...More

1  Thank Tigeriffic69
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Oh no!! I will certainly bring this up at the next managers meeting.. thank you for the feedback

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Blackpool over half term and it was packed with people - all other eating places in town were full, and not taking any more bookings. If I'm honest Wetherspoons was our last resort, but we were hungry! On arrival we met the...More

Thank Emma R
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the positive review... wow we were so busy... the system worked really well... thanks for the feed back hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited several Wetherspoons over the years I can honestly say this was the worst ! Visited on Friday evening and too be fair it was extremely busy but that shouldn’t be an excuse for the poor service we received. Our order was cold and...More

Thank boltsback
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Oh no I will certainly investigating this for you... Thank you for passing this back to us... hopefully you will return in the future and we can restore some faith back into you..

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for some drinks during a night out in Blackpool. The pub was quiet and had a nice relaxing atmosphere. Perfect place to start a pub crawl.

Thank Lauzz93
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review we hope to see you again in the future x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A freezing cold October night with howling wind. We went in here for a drink. The first thing is that the door is wedged open?? We ordered I drinks, and sat down. We couldn’t take our coats off due to the air conditioning blasting cold...More

Thank NH11
VCManagement, Manager at The Albert and The Lion, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Oh no I’m really sorry I will look into this for you...

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richardrbrod
10 August 2017|
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Response from yorkieborn | Reviewed this property |
I believe its 11 pm.
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yes, it is bookable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 743690
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