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Freemasons Arms

8 Vicarage Fold | Wiswell, Clitheroe BB7 9DF, England
+44 1254 822218
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
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European, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
8 Vicarage Fold | Wiswell, Clitheroe BB7 9DF, England
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Reviewed today

Lunch with some inventive and delicious offerings, notably the lamb as well as the duck in hoi-sin sauce and cooked brilliantly in a spherical brioche. Superb presentation. The lamb was very tasty but the large number of peas made for a rather unbalanced ratio. Rice...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second visit for dinner. It is in a tiny village Absolutely charming place. The food and wine is excellent. A country pub with a fine dining restaurant. Service good.

Thank L90MAW
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the third time we’ve schlepped from North Cheshire to the Freemasons – but it’s the first time we discovered that the village name isn’t pronounced as we’d thought from the spelling, but “Whizzel”. The other discovery is that the food just gets better...More

Thank harters
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice service nice price sunday lunch - pearl barley risotto with sweet oniom=ns - traditional sunday roast beef - perhaps overfilling built around 2 smallish slices of admittedly pleasant roast beef - hot chocolate with cherries dessert - wine list a bit overpriced - I...More

Thank oopsidoneitagain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been many times for many occasions, and NEVER been disappointed., On this occasion, Saturday lunch, we were with new friends met after saving their dog found running along a fast road. Nine of us met ranging from 74 to 2 years of age, and...More

Thank frances989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small village bistro pub with one one the finest menus i have every seen. The food was amazing and the wine list fantasic. Hen harrier beer was also yummy. Aged steaks were the best we have ever eaten. Only down side is...More

2  Thank ianmccrudden64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip to the Freemasons and it will most definitely not be the last. The food was excellent. The service was just right. We went mid week on this occasion and the atmosphere was perfect. Two very happy customers!

Thank GraJules
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for a special occasion, our wedding anniversary. We waited ages after ordering and then a couple of minutes before our meal arrived we were served with superb homemade bread rolls and chicken nibbles. We were never offered a wine list, so when the...More

1  Thank Selwyn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you walk through the door the sensational experience begins. Aga and all the staff are so welcoming and attentive. The food is oustanding. It just gets better every year. It is such a memorable experience. The surroundings are a delight and you...More

Thank KathBullen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my Wife and Mother in Law here for a celebratory meal for the Wife's 21st (plus 19) birthday. I'd read about it in Lancashire Life. We are all Lancastrians but have moved to different tropical climates, such as Warrington and Stockport. It can...More

Thank Chris F
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Chris S
12 April 2017|
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Response from Mike R | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see a children's menu but give them a call.
19 February 2017|
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Response from barbstarkey | Reviewed this property |
No that I'm aware of, people smart casual in the evening normally
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
European, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Vicarage Fold | Wiswell, Clitheroe BB7 9DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 822218
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