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The Red Cat Restaurant

114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
+44 1257 263966
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in around 6:15pm on Tuesday evening without booking (taking a rare opportunity to go out on our own!). Restaurant was reasonably quiet at that point but got a lot busier around 7pm. We were met politely and immediately shown to our table. Drinks were...More

Thank TeaBoyPaul
Reviewed 1 week ago

The services was good and most of the food was too, however, my husbands pasta carbonara was a little salty.

Thank S33DYX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for my mum & dads Ruby Anniversary. From start to finish we were welcomed with a warm smile and friendly service. The setting is lovely and the food was amazing. There was 12 of us of varying ages, each choosing something different. Everyone...More

Thank Chorley_Girl7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't booked a table (although that would be advisable for Sunday afternoon) but called in hoping for something good to eat. We were almost spoilt for choice with the menu but settled on a Greek Platter to share as a starter followed by Lamb...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just been to the Red Cat restaurant. On arrival it seemed busy so I assumed it was popular. I ordered a starter which was ok and then I pizza which was quite honestly the worst I have ever had. I should have complained but didn't...More

1  Thank kath_shone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely warm, smiley, friendly welcome from the courteous and attentive staff. Nine of us arrived for a Fathers Day celebration and we couldn't have been more impressed. The grills were cooked to perfection, the pasta was awesome and the kids lunches were outstanding....More

2  Thank Kay C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been a couple of times to the Red Cat and have been really impressed on both visits. The service is spot on, you aren't pestered constantly but at the same time aren't left alone. The food is equally excellent, really fresh & tasty and not...More

1  Thank Leonie S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Just had a great meal at this quaint restaurant, The staff were very friendly and polite,and knew their menus, everywhere was clean The food was very well presented, and hot, I was very impressed, and would certainly recommend this little gem

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Came here for my father's birthday meal. Service was great, everyone enjoyed what they had for their starter and main course. I had the delicious chicken livers for starter. The main course I decided to try the seabass ravioli off the specials and that was...More

1  Thank Anna S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I recently visited the Red Cat with friends having been told it had reopened as an Italian / Mediterranean Restaurant and we were not disappointed. This place has seen many changes over the years and this is definitely the best change. We arrived and sat...More

1  Thank Flampers
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 263966
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Whittle-le-Woods has been placed firmly on every food lover's map since the opening of The Red Cat on Blackburn Road. With more countryside charm than you could shake a muddy Wellie at, The Red Cat is renowned for its peaceful location and classic modern Mediterranean menu. With its whitewashed exterior, original stonework and exposed wooden beams, you'll feel right at home in this cosy venue.
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