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The Continental

$$ - $$$, British,
South Meadow Lane | Preston, Preston PR1 8JP, England
+44 1772 499425
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“pie” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:15 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
South Meadow Lane | Preston, Preston PR1 8JP, England
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1 - 10 of 374 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finished here after completing the Guild Wheel. We both had Prawn sandwich with portion of chips to share! Fixed us up a right treat! Lovely food with lovely presentation - washed down with a pint/glass of wine!

Thank Lottie4071
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The continental has a wide range of real ales and you are sure to agree it serves a great pint. There were four of us for a Friday night out and we had the foresight to book. The food was well above average and the...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Continental was one of THE Boddington pubs to visit when I was learning how to drink beer! It still serves a great pint. I met a friend recently for lunch and a catch up. Over the last few years, the food has always been...More

Thank Kebablover
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Pub with a difference. This food is more like fine dining. Reasonable prices. Good choice. Excellent attentive service friendly atmosphere. 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We have been to the continental umpteen times for a drink but first time for food today. Particularly in summer is great because of the beer garden but was cold today so sat inside. The conservatories soon warm up though so nice areas to sit....More

Thank carrotcake2907
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The food here is beautiful we went today with doggy and baby. Staff were really helpful and really friendly. Its dog friendly and has a lovely area to sit outside. The menu is abs beautiful so many different things to choose from I could not...More

Thank Topcat1991
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Lovely pub for a coffee on a brisk walk. Doggy friendly in the conservatory area and the friendly barman brought a bowl of water for him. Definitely recommend in the warmer weather too as there are lots of outdoor seats. Looking forward to a visit...More

Thank MarkandLesleyB
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

12 of us came here for a birthday lunch it was the first time for some of us in the group me included. I can’t recommend it highly enough the staff were friendly and helpful. The food was absolutely delicious the Cornish crab Mac with...More

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Went here with my sister and a friend while visiting. The pub has a really nice local feel and offers a great choice of drinks and a good selection of real ales which was great. Menu was not vast but varied. We chose seafood pie...More

1  Thank Alun O
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Met for a family birthday celebration and we could bring our dog. nice menu and all our meals were very good. slightly slow service but as we were not in a rush i dont suppose that mattered. Plenty of parking as well. Staff friendly will...More

1  Thank intrak2016
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Laurence S
29 January 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it would be perfect. You can book the front bar or the function room. Two large conservatives also reserve a long table for 12
Angie O
25 February 2017|
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Response from ZenaAnand | Reviewed this property |
yes they do allow dogs inside the pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:15 PM
12:00 PM - 11:15 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:15 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:45 AM
12:00 PM - 12:45 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Meadow Lane | Preston, Preston PR1 8JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 499425
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