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The Wayfarer

Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
+44 1257 464600
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended Saturday 7th October 2017 as a party of 3. Seated in the conservatory had two starters of which were pate of which were served with a toast rack containing 3 tiny pieces of bread no the best I've ever had. Main meal arrived 40...More

1  Thank derek p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a meal primarily though because it is a brew pub and although I had tried the beers and visited before this swayed our decision. They brew Problem Child beers and I had a good pint of Good Spankin'. The meal though was probably...More

Thank garstonian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to visit The Wayfarer to celebrate our sons 21st birthday, having looked at the informative website. We booked by telephone and were able to reserve a table at the time we wanted; we were even given a choice as to which dining room...More

1  Thank WiganAlison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were invited by relatives to join them for dinner on a Saturday evening and had a wonderful meal.I had never been before despite being close to home but my wife had been many years ago.The restaurant was very busy.....always a good sign....but we were...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time here and we were sat in the conservatory and it was so beautiful! The service was considerably fast although we were served by two different people who double checked our orders and one of our orders was wrong when it...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a birthday celebration 23/09/17, we were delayed getting to our table due to one member of our group taken ill and had to be taken home before entering the restaurant, the head waitress had a face on her like a smacked backside...More

6  Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a 50th birthday meal on a Saturday night, was originally a table for 9 but some guest could not attend, we explained this to the head waitress/server and her face was like a wet weekend. She was abrupt, condescending and really rude....More

1  Thank DaveNSNO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in ad hoc on Saturday evening, the place was buzzing a great atmosphere and pleasant surroundings. We were greeted with a smile and found a table in the bar area as both the restaurant rooms were full. There are 2 menus, Italian themed...More

1  Thank jackie o
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We booked here for my nieces birthday, as shes celiac and not everywhere caters gluten free. We changed teh booking twice and this was not a problem, we arrived and was greeted by one of the staff. as we were still waiting for 2 of...More

Thank LS1267
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

On visiting our friends in Wigan they took us to one of their favourite local pubs, The Wayfarer. It was mid- afternoon so it wasn't too busy, so getting a table was easy. We ordered our drinks and our food from the bar. The four...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alder Lane, Parbold WN8 7NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Parbold
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 464600
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