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The Sparrowhawk

) #6 of 152 Restaurants in Burnley $$ - $$$ , British,
Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
+44 1282 603034
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sat in the sun in a beautiful garden. What more could you wish for? Maybe fantastic food. Which is definitely what we got. The menu is very varied and we finally chose haddock, chips and mushy peas. Very Very nice. Followed by a delicious take...More

Thank caroline3262
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi caroline3262 Wow. Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your very positive review. Your comments have been passed on to all our staff, particularly our Chef and gardener. It's always good to hear that we have achieved customers high expectations. We very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the room for a function. Food and service amazing. Very impressed and value for money. Thank you Sparrowhawk teamMore

Thank captain2909
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi captain2909 Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your recent positive review. It's great to hear that you all enjoyed your recent visit and our function room facilities. We pride ourselves on our service and value for money offering and, from comments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday for Mum's 60th birthday. The food was absolutely perfect. We will definitely be back. Good service. Thank you

Thank GemmaM185
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi GemmaM185 Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your positive review. We look forward to seeing you again in the very near future. Thanks again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and hubby visited the sparrowhawk we ordered their steak and ale pie with chips and veg. it was really lovely. The staff were welcoming and helpful. If we are in the area again we will definately go back.More

Thank oldgreycathull
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi oldgreycathull Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your positive review. It's always great to hear our customers comments. You obviously enjoyed your visit and we are pleased that you enjoyed our homemade food and were looked after by our welcoming and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the sparrow hawk for a birthday meal with family. The staff were really friendly and service was exceptional. The food , as always, was amazing. Had the steak pie and chips (which is always amazing) and sticky toffee pudding to finish and both dishes...More

Thank Aleix R
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Aleix R What a fantastic review. It's good to know that you thoroughly enjoyed our food and, as you say, exceptional service from our friendly staff, on your recent visit to celebrate a birthday. Thankyou also for the recommendation. We very much look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunched here on several occasions and always been happy with the food, both choice and quality. Prices in line with what you would expect at this type of hostelry in this area, which is attractively rural. Service is friendly and attentive. Good parking. Fairly busy...More

Thank James G
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi James G Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your recent review of the Sparrowhawk. Your positive comments are greatly appreciated. We very much look forward to continuing to provide you with quality homemade food and the friendly and attentive service that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second visit to this lovely pub restaurant as we are buying a car from a nearby garage and it was recommended by one of the staff there. Well they were absolutely correct. Lovely building, good range of drinks, warm welcome, lovely waiting team who...More

Thank lindagornall
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi lindagornall Thankyou very much for your recent positive review of the Sparrowhawk. From memory you were sat at table 21 on your last visit and I was pleased to hear your lovely comments on the day of your visit. We strive very hard to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

New menu is lovely and great value! Service was brilliant! Still the best eatery in the area...faultless on this visit as it was on our last visit and the visit before. Consistent and polished services. Well worth a visit...the Sunday lunches are amazing too...!!!!!

Thank Jason D
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Jason D Thankyou very much for taking the time to post your recent review. Its great to read your comments and know that you enjoyed all aspects of your recent visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have been meaning to visit this pub for a couple of while and to be honest I was slightly disappointed in the food. The pub is tired looking inside and the food was average but not great for the price. The staff were extremely helpful...More

Thank Isla F
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Isla F Thankyou for visiting and taking the time to post your recent review. We are disappointed that we did not achieve all of your expectations on your last visit. We take all comments seriously and your feedback will be taken on board. We...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We just went for lunch and we were really impressed with the service the food the staff were excellent will be back

Thank smea48
LancashireFlatcap, Guest Relations Manager at The Sparrowhawk, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hi smea48 Thankyou very much for posting your positive review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your recent visit and its great to know you will be visiting again. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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Coral J
Is it dog friendly?
16 May 2017|
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Response from LancashireFlatcap | Property representative |
To avoid confusion we have always been dog friendly in specific areas. Sparrowhawk management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheatley Lane Road | Fence, Burnley BB12 9QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Burnley
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 603034
  • E-mail
Description
Our food is fresh & sourced locally to embrace the flavours of the region. We are Taste Lancashire Highest Quality Assured & members of Made in Lancashire. We offer an extensive wine & also cask ales for which we achieved The Cask Marque Award. Upstairs we have a separate function room for private dining or business occasion. You can always be guaranteed a warm welcome & friendly service.
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