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Dantes at the Halfway House

470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
+44 1772 334477
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (85 reviews)
“spicy chicken” (5 reviews)
“risotto” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in here after a stop over in the nearby travelodge. My husband chose the sea bass which he said was very tender and tasted very delicious. I opted for the lasagne accompanied with garlic bread, both were incredibly nice. Both meals were presented...More

Thank Izzy0922
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here whilst staying at the Travel Lodge next door. Great draught beers. Ordered the goats cheese and onion marmalade flat bread. It came warm, really tasty with chips. My partner had the chicken and Chorizo also delicious, great price too.

Thank middlecr
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Came off the M6 to the A6 to find somewhere to have lunch during our journey. Came across the Halfway House near Chorley, which, to our surprise, served Italian food. This was fine and we sat in the bar area which was in need of...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Stayed overnight in the Travelodge and decided last minute to try Dantes at the Halfway House. Genuinely friendly welcome from the staff at Dantes, and fabulous service for the rest of our visit. I had the fegatini for starter and the pork which was cooked...More

2  Thank Mgs O
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Decided to dine here as we were staying at the Travelodge next door. Didn't look much from outside but very nice decor on entering (though some touch ups definitely needed.) Warm, welcoming staff from arrival to departure and the food was excellent! I love fegatini,...More

1  Thank MC71113
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food, but as a party of 10 we felt abit rushed by the staff to move once we had finished eating. We felt as though the table may have been reserved after us possibly & this could may have been why with it being...More

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here on Friday night nothing special just ok , lovely starter mains served on cold plates , very slow service

Thank lissajr
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Tried Dantes for the first time, having been told that it had a good reputation. Overall, I would say the experience was good but there were times when we waited longer than we should to either receive our food or to attract someone's attention. Occasionally...More

Thank derrick12
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Always a genuinely friendly welcome from the staff at Dantes......and then fabulous service fir the rest of our visit. Had the salmon fillet which was cooked to perfection and the my husband had the yummy bbq pizza. Love this place

2  Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Very service and poor food, ordered a SPICY CHICKEN RISOTTO, and what ive got was chicken soup spicy!!! I'm afraid the miserable faces of the girl, and the rude waiter boy. IF YOU LIKE TO EAT WELL, AVOID THIS RESTAURANT.OTHERWISE YOU WILL REGRET.

Thank MliebReise
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Questions & Answers
2 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from stuart253 | Reviewed this property |
There are three different menus so you can get them but dont know which menu. If you go on there website you can look at the menus
Gareth C
14 June 2016|
Response from Deanne W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know but my initial response is that I don't honk they do.
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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, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Preston Road | Clayton le Woods, Chorley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 334477
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