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Boars Head

) #9 of 11 Restaurants in Standish $$ - $$$ , British,
Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
01942 749747
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible25%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Thursday evening this week, the 10th of August, my husband and i went to visit a restaurant we had not been to for quite some time. We went to the Boars Head pub and restaurant, and was very pleasantly surprised.. I believe it had...More

Thank Audrey N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

There was a good choice of meals. Being in the general Wigan area we all elected to have the pies and were not disappointed although I enjoyed mine more than my wife and sister enjoyed theirs. The service was friendly and prompt. The rooms inside...More

Thank ed w
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We came here this afternoon for a drink in the sunshine. There were more barr staff than there were customers and we stood at the bar for 15 minutes waiting to be served why the staff walked past us several times. We ended up walking...More

3  Thank abbieh321
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We went to Wigan and the surrounding area on a day out with family. Visited some of the beer taps before deciding we would get something to eat before heading back to catch the train home. Looked at website of eateries in the area to...More

Thank MrsBee55
Reviewed 12 June 2017

we visited the boars head on Sunday this week and I have to say the food and service was awful. me and my wife ordered Sunday roast and waited nearly an hour for the meal to come and when it did arrive it was as...More

1  Thank edendog
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Mum and I have been coming up here for lunch fairly regularly recently due to my father being in hospital in Wigan. The food has always been lovely ...well cooked and served with a big smile. When Dad sadly died we chose the Boars Head...More

Thank Nelskii
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Living in the area I thought I'd pop in on a bank holiday for a quick pint and a bite to eat. Sadly after being served my first pint I had to wait for a few minutes to get the attention of 4 young girls...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 May 2017

poped in for a bar meal it was cold ;did not tell staff becouse the staff was not nice if i was down there again i would not go back not nice;

1  Thank gillian o
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I am not going to waste my time on this establishment. The decomposing hyacinths on the mantelpiece of the fire says it all. ( see photograph) It's such an olde world pub, with so much character but unfortunately it's not very well cleaned and they...More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime, and can wholeheartedly recommend the plough mans lunch . It was extremely good and not shy on portions, the staff were helpful and attentive to their diners needs Shall visit again

Thank Tony W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boars Head Farm Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan  >  Standish
  • Phone Number: 01942 749747
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