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The Lower Buck Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
+44 1200 423342
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (17 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
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1 - 10 of 200 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great banter in the green room! Lovely food well kept beer and friendly atmosphere. Could have stayed all afternoon.More

Thank Jonnyyellow
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The Green Room is always full of banter! A classic English pub are rare to find. Glad you found The Lower Buck. Its lovely to hear you enjoyed our friendly atmosphere and that our beer is well kept! We do try hard with the beer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came in today for a last minute plan!! Absolutely brilliant food!! Chicken Tag & Sunday Roast was excellent! Will definitely be back and highly recommend!More

Thank Ryan C
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Last minute plans are always the best! Its lovely to hear you highly recommend The Lower Buck and how our Sunday Roast and Chicken Tag hit the spot! We look forward to you guys coming back and perhaps trying our new CharGrill menu which launches...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in on a Thursday evening for an early evening meal after being out and about, we had not booked. The pub is split into four rooms with the bar between two of the rooms. We found a table and went to the bar to...More

Thank Tauri C
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed our busy, vibrant pub and that it is well worth a visit! Our country pub is indeed split into four rooms with a small bar between, The Lower Buck dates back to the 1760s and is a listed building, we work...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in after walk nice atmosphere with open fire nice friendly staff who where help full and waited for all to turn up. The beer that was on was Landlord and Bowland which is very good the staff and happy smiling face so will...More

Thank Philip C
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wonderful to hear you all enjoyed our open fires, cask ale and our fabulous staff, the do work very hard for The Lower Buck. A great place to plan a walk around Waddington as there are great views all round! We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We had not visited for a few months and had been trying menus elsewhere, but having booked a table for 6.30pm on Saturday we were glad, as others tables soon filled up and you could see why. We had both ordered Ribeye Steak form the...More

Thank Peter F
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

So glad you joined us Saturday evening. Wonderful you guys had our Ribeye Steaks off the specials board. Pepper sauce IS the perfect accompaniment too! Great choice! Thank you for booking a table, very wise, as it does fill up fast. Fantastic to hear your...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Waddington has three great pubs,this one is slightly tucked away in the village.It is a lovely rustic building with friendly service and great value excellently cooked fresh food.You cant beat the Pie and a pint deal or the amazing cheese board which includes two glasses...More

Thank Raggyrag
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Lovely to hear you kept coming back to The Lower Buck, Waddington is a wonderful village to have your holiday, great choice. Fabulous to hear about our friendly staff and a great value menu. We look forward to seeing you again in Waddington, perhaps in...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a rainy afternoon with our puppy. Landlord and staff were very welcoming to us and made a big fussy over the dog. We sat in the rear room and most tables were occupied by people with dogs. Food and drinks excellent, would...More

Thank Chris S
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for choosing The Lower Buck, we do love puppies and dogs, all things country. Glad to hear you enjoyed our homemade food. We look forward to welcoming you and your puppy back to The Lower Buck. Thank you for your lovely review.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

This pub used to be one we frequented when we lived in the area, we visited by chance because we couldn't get a table in the pub we intended to visit. We enjoyed every moment and I was so glad the other pub was full....More

Thank Bossyboots54
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Lovely to have you back at The Lower Buck and that you chose to join us. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed our homemade pies, they are one of The Lower Bucks best sellers. Great choice. The £10 deal for either our homemade pie...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were treated to a lovely evening with excellent food and great service by well mannered staff. We ordered a wide range of dishes and each was excellent.

Thank Martin M
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Lovely to read you all had a fabulous meal at The Lower Buck with our well manner staff serving you. Thank you for your kind comments and we look forward to welcoming you back to The Lower Buck. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We rented their cottage next door for a week. Both the cottage and the pub are excellent. The cottage is well presented & equipped. The pub - food is excellent and the staff are all very welcoming. I would definitely recommend both.More

1  Thank coolmum999
jenwar24, Public Relations Manager at The Lower Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

It is lovely to hear you enjoyed our well equipped holiday cottage and Waddington. Its great to hear you all loved the interior of the new holiday cottage too. Thank you for praising our wonderful staff, we will pass this on and your compliments to...More

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madmaximus69
2 May 2017|
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Response from jenwar24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
The Lower Buck runs a full menu on Wednesdays. 12 noon - 2.30pm lunch service. They run an offer where by the you can choose between their selection of pies and mash or small fish and chips with a choice of cask ale pint... More
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Elaine C
12 February 2017|
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Response from Janet G | Reviewed this property |
Yes very dog friendly
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Kevin N
22 February 2015|
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Response from andrew W | Property representative |
Certainly are more than welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$33
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Edisford Road | Waddington, Clitheroe BB7 3HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 423342
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional country pub, The Lower Buck is one of the oldest pubs in the Ribble Valley. The current Lower Buck dates back to 1760. With fine cask ale and homemade country pub food, served daily. The interior features four period rooms, three of which have real fires to cosy up to. The pub has a beer garden front and back. Well behaved dogs are allowed inside the pub too. Monday has a limited menu, soup and sandwiches, unless a Bank Holiday where the full menu runs all day till 8:00pm
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