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Ranken Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
+44 1254 702814
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (37 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the food excellent service, what a friendly service highly recommend for good food, a must if you enjoy home cooked food

Thank 2015trisha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit the ranken for the steaks, even the rump is far superior to most steaks in the area. This is real homemade food with a great vibe in the pub. Lovely and local with a great selection of gin and ales. 5 star!

Thank Natasha W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with our friends and two young children. Placed order and received freshly cooked food. All the meals were excellent and the prices were great for the food we had. Will be visiting there again

Thank Lance L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to try the special Thursday night offer of two steak meals plus a bottle of house wine of your choice for £30.00. The steaks were cooked exactly as ordered and the meal was large enough to satisfy even someone with a large appetite. Will...More

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A warm & friendly service by all staff & great food. I had the hot roast beef bap filled with lots of tender beef , onions. mushrooms in a delicious gravy. It was served with proper home made chips & onion rings and it was...More

Thank Juneo61
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Live nearby have not been in a while, went on a whim. The steak was the best I've had in a while, lovely food and service in a relaxed atmosphere. also discovered they have artists on, could have stayed but will plan to go back...More

Thank h4m3r
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived just as they had finished serving food but they went out of their way to accomadate us. Food was so delicious, spoilt my diet with a suet pudding and chips but so worth it. Warm friendly atmosphere and very warm welcome from Simon &...More

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Lived nearby for 12 years. Never been in. Looks inviting but just a little out of the way for us. Randomly went in for Sunday lunch and what a treat. Delicious traditional pub grub, done very very well with good portions. Not the standard chain...More

Thank Pike_lord
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Thanks Simon for a fantastic meal. And access to your private cellar. The steak was great as was the the rest of our meal. Hope to return soon David from Leicester.

Thank olisdad
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Wonderful Mothers Day meal yesterday with our family party of 6. What a wonderful experience every dish came out piping hot and enjoyed by all. The Gin Bar is a good experience. Thank you for making our mother's day special. Well done to Danielle,Simon and...More

Thank JDarwen
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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, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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