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The Pickering Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
1 Bell Lane | Thelwall, Warrington WA4 2SU, England
+44 1925 861262
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rag pudding” (5 reviews)
“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
“pie” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Bell Lane | Thelwall, Warrington WA4 2SU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a late lunch one friday.. kitchens close at 230pm and re open at 430pm.. We didnt book and the dining room was full so we sat in the bar area which was comletely adequate.. Food excellent quality..propper home cooked cuisine.. Ordered the...More

1  Thank dawnieb1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a beautiful building. This pub is steeped in history and is set in a stunning corner of the old village of Thelwall. We visited as a family and enjoyed lunch outside. I’d highly recommend the fish and chips and their are some lovely beers...More

2  Thank Richard_On_Route
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here myself & my husband for the Thursday date night special, 2 10oz steaks & a bottle of wine £29. The steak was amazing, better than Miller & Carter, decent bottle of wine & the staff where extremely pleasant, it was that good...More

2  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a hidden gem I had a great meal here the staff were very welcoming and helpful. Me and my friend had the lamb shank with Mediterranean vegetable it was a lags plate of food good value for money could not eat a pudding....More

2  Thank ahw58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit and certainly won’t be the last, what a great pub, staff so friendly, food absolutely 1st class and good value for money, great menu, something for everyone, will be back again soon.

1  Thank Alan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great as a bass piella one of the best I've ever had. I'd recommend it to anyone. It's a really friendly village pub. Great staff great food and drinks.

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great pub. A bespoke and broadly appealing menu. Food is excellent, I’ve certainly not had better in any gastro pub. Staff and service is personal, friendly, helpful, and efficient. Good choice of craft beer. We had a lovely evening. Great value and...More

2  Thank iflewthatplane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding celebration at the Pickering Arms on Saturday July 7th. They organised everything to a tee and it couldn’t have been more perfect. We enjoyed our pie and chips under the jumbrella and made the most of the sunshine and the beer...More

2  Thank emilyhZ5647FC
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch first time, what a lovely friendly welcoming pub. The food was amazing try the Sweet and sour sizzle dish you will not be disappointed. Hubby had the Scampi it was lovely infact the whole menu looked amazing loads of choice. We will...More

3  Thank smonksie
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

As always the staff were really friendly. My husband had the sausage and mash, my daughter the house curry and I had the pasta of the day. My daughters naan bread was rock hard and when we informed the waitress it was replaced with a...More

4  Thank Karen M
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8 July 2018|
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Response from tabbie67 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend you ringing them direct to be honest.
16 March 2016|
Response from Tina B | Property representative |
Hi Jim Yes we have a large car park. Regards The Pickering Arms
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bell Lane | Thelwall, Warrington WA4 2SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Warrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1925 861262
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