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Ranken Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
+44 1254 702814
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (33 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
“black pudding” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came with family for a group meal. Booked several days in advance to make sure. Received a courtesy call earlier in the afternoon to advise that it was currently busy and to expect it to still be busy when we arrived. (a running group had...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant home cooked food and a friendly atmosphere. Me and my family had a great time and will definitely be going back. Simon and Danielle have made the place one of the best pub/restaurants in the area.

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found it a very good meal with a group of friends staff good . As the meals came out including started all look good to eat and large portion was asked by staff of everything was fine and if we wanted any drink

Thank farrell135
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and two friends had lunch in the Ranken today and all agreed the food was very good. There was an extensive choice of both starters and mains but we all decided to have good old fish, chips and peas which we thoroughly enjoyed. There...More

Thank ROBarnes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fish and chips take away friday specials, excellent value, very nice curry on the menu, the fish and chips were excellent, you need to ring to pre-order

Thank mrb426
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Me and the mrs thought we would give this place a try ..... ......wow what a great place to eat ! Had king prawns in garlic then a beautiful fillet steak with a really tasty pepper sauce. The mrs,recommended from the lovely girl who served...More

Thank Ilovemypennie
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went to the steak night on Thursday night as usual. Simon asked us to try out a new brand of steak he was considering introducing to the menu, produced from Aberdeen Angus cows which had been inseminated by Argentinian bulls. I had the fillet...More

Thank ChrisMcIlveen
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family four and all had great meals here. The portion sizes are more than generous and so tasty. The landlord and landlady were both lovely and couldn't do more for us. We'll definitely be returning!

Thank aetee376
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic home cooked meals, using great quality ingredients with service and an atmosphere to match. We love it here and will keep going back.

Thank Mandy G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here , friendly waiter service , even the chef checked we were happy even though he was obviously busy in the kitchen Beautiful restaurant area very clean A good choice of food on offer Drinks brought to table Left feeling like...More

Thank tracymayoh
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tracy f
4 November 2015|
Response from kartina j | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we serve food from 12pm till 8:30pm booking is advised
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 702814
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