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Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Churchtown $$ - $$$ , British,
5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
+44 1995 603360
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (59 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
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1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were staying at the campsite down the road and came for dinner. Luckily I rang to book and the helpful lady on the phone asked if I had a tastecard! Luckily I did have it with me which gave us 2 for 1 on...More

1  Thank Pollyscoffy
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food and service here is first rate. Great choice of menu and despite being a quiet Tuesday evening the service was first rate

1  Thank GillandAudrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we were given a piece of paper with light bites. We had to ask if this was all that was available and were given the full menu. Not a great deal of choice and no mention of food intolerances. The staff were helpful...More

1  Thank kathyhaywood1948
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kathy, thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to seeing you again son ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on last Monday evening, tempted by the steak, but went for the specials menu, I chose the soup, ( could have been seasoned a bit more) still delicious, my husband had mushrooms, a huge portion which he declared to die for, I was...More

1  Thank holidaylover201059
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi holidaylover, thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review, your comments have been passed onto the team. we look forward to seeing you again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my dad and his partner for a meal, and was greeted with great food and great service. Thank you to Lorcan and Scott.

1  Thank Andrew R
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Andrew, thank you for leaving us such a lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to your next visit ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Sister pub to The Horns in Churchtown. Different menu to The Horns, more traditional food and none the worse for it. Lovely atmosphere and very friendly.

1  Thank NigeBoyce
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nigel thanks for taking the time to leave us a lovely review, we hope to see you again soon ~ Julie (assistant manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I (4 adults, 1 child) visited The Punch Bowl on Sunday 9th July. What a good decision! The Pub is spotless, staff are excellent, the food is fresh, tasty and well presented. The adults all ordered the 2 courses for £15.99 and...More

1  Thank Zenobia33
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi zenobia33, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this lovely review, here at the punchbowl we really do care about our customers and like them all to have a fabulous experience here with us, we are pleased you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and lovely staff. Just a tad disappointed right at the end when asking for the bill and said to the waitress we had a tastecard to be told they have stopped taking them from today!! We booked our table three days in advance...More

Thank Staff1986
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Staff1986, I was pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us and that the food was lovely as was the Staff, I am sorry for the confusion over your tastecard, the waitress in question is new with us and I think got confused...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tonight (5th July 2017), myself, my sister and brother in law were booked in for my sisters 65th Birthday meal. When we arrived we were greeted by Julie who was very friendly, she confirmed our booking and showed us to our table. She took our...More

Thank traceydavies41
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tracey thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review for us, we are pleased you all enjoyed your visit with us and that we contributed to make your sisters birthday extra special, we look forward to welcoming you all back again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked a table for 6 for Sunday 25th June due to my cousin being over from the states and this used to be a regular place she visited before her move. On entering we noticed how quiet the restaurant was, especially for a...More

Thank michellexxx2017
PunchbowlManager, Manager at Punchbowl Country Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi michelle thank you for taking the time to write us a review, we take all reviews seriously no matter if good or bad, on this occasion its a mixed bag, I am pleased that you found the service was at our usual high standard...More

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10 December 2016|
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Response from Youngatheart6248 | Reviewed this property |
Yep - you really have to ring them to find out. Food usually pretty good. Other half likes the beer too.
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kathy h
30 October 2016|
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Response from Andrew M | Property representative |
hi sorry for the late reply, our Sunday lunch is as follows £13.95 for 1 course £15.95 for 2 courses and £19.95 for 3 courses.
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Consumer1980
27 February 2016|
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Response from woodford9 | Reviewed this property |
Just checked out last booking confirmation, states this: "With the exception of our Bellingham suite and bar area, dogs (excluding guide dogs) are not permitted in the inn."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-9 Church Street, Churchtown, Garstang PR3 0HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Garstang  >  Churchtown
  • Phone Number: +44 1995 603360
  • E-mail
Description
Our award-winning Punchbowl, in Churchtown, has a reputation for excellent hospitality, fantastic food and friendly dining. We really know how to look after our customers. That’s why visitors from nearby Garstang, Lancaster, and even further afield, still see the Punchbowl as their local.
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