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Rivington Pub & Grill

Station Road, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JF, England
+44 1204 696027
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Station Road, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JF, England
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

We called on a Thursday evening for the mid week special menu, there was a choice of approx. six starters and mains, you could also choose any pasta or pizza dish. The restaurant is bright and airy with very pleasant décor. I chose mushrooms in...More

Thank jackie o
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The staff work hard to give you their best Reasonably priced meals with extensive range in the menu Love going here for survival occasion or just an informal meal Well worth a visit

1  Thank Trevor K
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

The chef loves to meet the clientele always greets people with a warm smile & hand shake. Sometimes he is known to bring you an unexpected garlic bread or tomatoe one they are rather moorish. Don't be on a diet in the establishment it's a...More

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my boyfriend on our way back from a country walk. I ordered the leek and potato soup followed by pork sunday lunch. The soup was served in a large bowl with 2 slices of warm bread, slightly on the thin...More

Thank Elizabeth_A_UK
Reviewed 23 January 2017

very very slow service,some of our parties drinks didn't arrive, food was a long time coming, and when it did arrive wasn't very good. It's a shame because it's a very varied menu with lots of fish on the special menu, but unfortunately after our...More

Thank 269barbie
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times and always enjoyed it. Went at Christmas, there was 8 of us in total, food really nice but the bill came and they had doubled up all the drinks. Questioned this at the bar on paying and the lady just...More

Thank sammiep78
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

All the food was hot, well presented and good value for money, wife and daughter had Pâté my son had a pizza from the kids menu which is free with a paying adult, I had Meatballs in a chilli and tomato sauce, all the starters...More

Thank Conrad H
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The food was good but are waiter was grumpy and looked like he didn't want to be there and he didn't bring what we were asking so we asked another waitress and then we had to remind her to get are sauce

1  Thank lsands05
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

First visit to this converted pub. Very pleasantly surprised. Lovely decor choices of real ales and a great choice on the menu. The Sunday carvery was excellent value. If you are heading down the Blackrod bye-pass don't miss out on this gem.

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We called at the Rivington on our way back to the motorway after competing in the Festival of cycling at Horwich. It was 8:30 p.m. and it was Last Chance Saloon for something to eat before a 1 and a half hour journey home back...More

Thank Edith L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton  >  Blackrod
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 696027
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