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The White Bear Inn

Gisburn Road | Barrowford, Nelson BB9 6EP, England
+44 1282 440931
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (3 reviews)
“some tlc” (2 reviews)
“local pub” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
Gisburn Road | Barrowford, Nelson BB9 6EP, England
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We often go in here with our dog as it’s got such a good atmosphere but it was looking really tired and down at heel. When it recently closed for a long overdue refurb we were a bit wary as to how it would turn...More

Thank 27dmb
Reviewed 14 December 2017

A delightful Pub, the decor was lovely the toilets were superbly clean, we even took our old dog in,parking on the carpark opposite we thought a pound for 3 hours was great, we then discovered you can get the parking fee refunded, excellent, We had...More

Thank DavidCharlesCully
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The White Bear Inn at Barrowford has an excellent choice of food and the beer prices are good value as is the food menu me and the wife go there every weekend I can highly recommend it

Thank Eddie E
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The pub serves a nice pint,but needs a good clean outside,it’s on the main road and is very grotty underfoot with cigarette ends,it needs some tlc.

Thank Bron1303
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Called en route to further destination. Knew nothing of area or pub. Staff extremely helpful and locals friendly. Fantastic couple of steak dinners and unbelievable prices! Would definately return and recommend

Thank Cluffie4
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Right from the start we were made to feel welcome by the friendly lads on the bar and although they are running down stocks for a menu change there was still plenty of choice. We both went for the pie , excellent , plenty of...More

Thank lisagg45
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had a meal with friend from USA our meal was awful, told staff nothing done had to pay full price. The food was not cooked properly so this has left us with a bad experience

Thank Bernard Edward ... K
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I've read reviews of the White Bear and was reluctant to come but you get exactly what you pay for! Yes, the service and the personality of the place could use a bit of work but it is extremely good value and very good food!

1  Thank BMorgan1969
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I've already wrote a review on my experience my food was swimming in fat, STAY AWAY from here your wasting your money

Thank denise s
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Been here a lot. The food is always fresh and cooked to perfection. The staff are friendly but professional at the same time. Would highly recommend it

1  Thank bridgeythediver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gisburn Road | Barrowford, Nelson BB9 6EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 440931
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