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Stanley Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
+44 1744 25706
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think me and my family would eat here every day if we could! Think I've only ever had one bad meal and what disappointed me was there was no offer to change it for something else and we still paid full price, considering we're...More

Thank McFlysStarGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had passed this place quite often but today we stopped and are so glad we did. It was very busy but the staff were very quick and efficient and the food was excellent. Only down side? It closes at 2pm

Thank Vee R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We descended on The Stanley Arms mob-handed, and almost by accident. It was lunchtime and we were filming nearby. Someone else had arranged the booking and I had no expectations as to the food. What followed was a revelation. The place is cosy and run...More

Thank Writer_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food though the choices were very limited ... staff very helpful ..but the waitress asked if we wanted to check out the dessert menu after our starters lol . May not rush back based on our visit but do try it out

Thank shytalk13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sunday lunch is very nice and it's never too busy,must be the location and not because of the food

Thank dedlegmusic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meals are usually very good, quite a few of the staff are a bit young and inexperienced, and can get the orders a bit mixed up, but overall a good eating experience.

Thank djfoulis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last week for dinner no waiting about starter was good dinner also good and sweet very good staff always friendly and Sam do not no who cooks the food but always a excellent meal and good beer see you soon thankyou.

Thank Daren H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely great food.This is also a quaint country pub .The food is really nice and you wont be disappointed.Again iv visited this pub on many occasions,mainly because the food is good but you can relax aswell.

Thank Jgmolyneux
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived 15 mins before booking to be told we had no table. The staff had written the wrong name down so after waiting 30 mins we where seated. All meals were served at the same time except one which they forgot ! This arrived 15...More

6  Thank Malcolm F
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the stanley for a "romantic meal" starters arrived no issues but mains arrived about 5 minutes later. Rump of lamb ? How should this look well normally ? A solid piece of rump pink in the middle !! No it was lamb cut into...More

3  Thank Andy M
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16 May 2017|
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Response from Gosiasta | Reviewed this property |
I would, they haven't got many tables and it can get busy especially during weekends. I have managed to get a table during the week without booking but that's just a gamble.
23 October 2015|
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Response from Doreen M | Reviewed this property |
When I visited, it was for an evening meal. There were no children in that night. We dined in the conservatory where the tables are not on top of one another, but where the bar is it seemed quite full and the tables quite... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 25706
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