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Pesto Widnes

217 Birchfield Road | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9AH, England
+44 151 424 3729
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (77 reviews)
“pasta” (169 reviews)
“garlic bread” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
217 Birchfield Road | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9AH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nice looking restaurant however not very Italian tasting imo.... tomatoes very cold and not ripe. And small as if bought value tomatoes from Tesco Balsamic vinaigrette appeared weak almost watered down when added to the oil it separated / merged too quick not like...More

Thank Lesley L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we decided to check out the pesto, staff very polite and helpful and shown to our seat, never eaten like this before and both of us a little confused, all order comes in small portions and although there was sufficient for us, we are quite...More

Thank Stanley C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not big portions but tasty. Lots of people where telling me it was a nice place to eat and they where right

Thank nidgeduffy1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tapas style menu and smaller plates may not suit everyone. That said the food is freshly prepared, delicious and very well priced. Well worth a visit and we will be frequent diners here.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is gorgeous, the portion sizes are great we ordered 3 each and some bread for the table everything was lovely! Dribks a little expensive for widnes but food and environment fabulous!!

Thank Armor222017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last night. It's fairly local to me but never been before - not sure why, and never heard any of my friends comment on it. We didn't book but we're met with a friendly smile and dealt with promptly. Not ignored like we were...More

Thank Sankeysue
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I took my sister for her birthday, the service was good as always to begin with we both had a birthday treat cocktail which were sadly not the best and when the trio of deserts came one of them had what looked like a spoon...More

Thank Synchronicity69
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Pesto with friends. The food was really tasty and reasonable. Our lovely waiter Mark looked after us and we had a great time thanks Mark we will come again Deb, Mo,Mel, Lynne and Sarah

Thank Deb J
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Family booked meal Sunday, good atmosphere, great food and excellent service, Would recommend for intimate meal or celebrations

Thank mamie132
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We love it here the food is really good the staff really helpful. Its close to where we live so a nice evening stroll. It’s always busy so advisable to book ahead. Highly recommended.

Thank Lyn G
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Rachel H
8 April 2018|
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Response from James H | Reviewed this property |
yes I have booked meals for large groups here before
Margaret T
9 June 2017|
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Response from Joanne T | Property representative |
Hi, no I'm sorry we do not accept the Tesco club card
4 June 2017|
Response from JessicaPoppy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there's no TV in Pesto, but the Tavern just down the road on Upton Lane has.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
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
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Birchfield Road | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 3729
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