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Billinge Road, Wigan WN3 6BL, England
+44 1942 211464
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Tue 11:30 - 23:00
Wed 11:30 - 23:30
Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Wigan, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Poor service Hairs in food Wrong order brought out No apologies Wasn't able to eat together and enjoy our meal! Go somewhere else if you want value for money and a meal you can actually eat!!!

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Thank KMW491
Level Contributor
40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I find venture can be hit and miss sometimes excellent sometimes terrible . Unsure Wether this is because they are over busy or different chefs. Don't always get the order right we had a few items missing also waited a long time at the bar

Thank margwigan
Vigan, Philippines
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great value for money, good entertainment once a month great for couples and families, friendly staff

Thank saintj0hn
Wigan, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant whenever we eat out with the kids as there is a good choice on the menu & food is always very good!

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

Thank jo30nne
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We find everything very nice good food good service and atmosphere and we are looking forward to our return visit

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

Thank T1019RQalank
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub food with lots of variation on the menu. Very nice to sit outside in the good weather. The staff work very hard to meet the customers needs

Thank Natalie P
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great pub but the fact you have to book a table is silly. Most of the tables have reserved on them so if you walk in on the off chance for food you have no chance of getting a table. They are loosing a lot of business from walk overs and need to stop the table booking unless it's for... More 

Thank banksywigan
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good place if you are lonely, its hard to find a space at times service is usually good though , parking is easy

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

Thank 800royw
Wigan, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The Venture, big car park- busy during the school run 2.50 - 3.30pm week days. The food is excellent, no problem with, quality or quantity for the price. Great spot out side, if it is sunny, for beer & food. Like all major pubs, staff struggle on bank hols, mum's day & Xmas ect..but worth booking in advance for those... More 

Thank Alan-Damp
1 review
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Cannot fault this pub for food service atmosphere and surrounding, really enjoyable pub wether it's as a couple family or anything else

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

Thank louisesU6558ES

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Billinge Road, Wigan WN3 6BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 211464

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?