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The Waggon at Birtle

131 Bury & Rochdale Old Road, Bury BL9 6UE, England
+44 1706 622955
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas evening” (6 reviews)
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 Bury & Rochdale Old Road, Bury BL9 6UE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been meaning to write a review for a long time. I have dined here many times over the years. This is what I would call a family restaurant. The food is simply brilliant. I have never had a poor meal nor have any...More

1  Thank Mbeecheno
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been going to the Wagon for years and have never had a bad meal which is in itself a measure of the inventive menu, produce used and expertise used in the cooking, many of the "Celeb Chef" restaurants we have visited don't hold...More

1  Thank Foodiesearch
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Excellent food quality some unusual twists. No specific lunch menu but the usual Sunday roast, served in tower style. Efficient pleasant staff, in plain farmhouse like sitting Yes I would recommend

1  Thank jennifer k
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Absolutely delicious meal again at The Waggon. This place is a real family favourite!! Can't wait to come back on Christmas Day!!

1  Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Truly Bravo to the chef who creates these beautiful dishes. It was my first time coming, I came with family and their friends as they visit very often and always raved about the inventive cuisine. Choosing off the market menu is definitely well priced! 3...More

2  Thank Lauraa H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Really love the theme nights here. As usual a warm and friendly greeting from Lorraine and Lisa. Tonight's theme was Portuguese so I guess fish, seafood and Piri Piri was to be found. As usual all courses were exceptionally well cooked and presented. Loved all...More

Thank Toni551
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very quite on the Sunday we went it was missing some atmosphere but the service was very good and attentive, the food was cooked well a couple of dishes were over salty like the mash. Was had a good meal but thought it was slightly...More

Thank Dan45030
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The food in here is always brilliant. It feels as though your sat in your grandmas living room but the food is beyond brilliant. I have never had a bad meal here. The creamed cod was fantastic and the steak cooked to perfection. Highly recommend...More

2  Thank BecciLouise94
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I don't visitThe Waggon regularly and I must remind myself to go more often. The atmosphere is comfortable, relaxed and NOT noisy. The staff are charming and the food is excellent. For this, you expect to pay more that you do for pub food -...More

1  Thank r747
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time . We had the lovely bury black pudding starter , which was very different . Then we had Sunday lunch which was fab ! Then the most amazing ice cream (liquorice and blackcurrant !). They also do wine by the...More

2  Thank sara,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Bury & Rochdale Old Road, Bury BL9 6UE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 622955
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