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The Railway

2 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AQ, England
+44 1706 558284
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
2 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic venue, with decent drink price, great food & really accommodating staff, definitely visit again!

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went here for a few pints, atmosphere was quiet but this suited us whom as a group of six we could then talk with one another without having to shout

Thank Billysboots12
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Well i do not know where to start, this is a lovely little village and the pub and restaurant are by far the best i have visited. The staff go out of there way to ensure your experience is a pleasant one, nothing is too...More

Thank Joehaslam
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We visited The Railway during a trip on the East Lancashire Railway. The weather was poor and as we stepped out of Ramsbottom station the pub was immediately in front. As we entered the pub it was empty which was a surprise as we thought...More

Thank iamchristian
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This place has totally gone to the dogs. It's almost as if no one is running it, the food used to be really good value but it was almost inedible. The service is terrible, completely uninterested staff who couldn't look more unhappy. TV's broken, urinals...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely appalling. Nothing more to say really. All staff members were so rude and unhelpful. Wasn't really busy but everywhere was an utter mess, every table outside was full of empties as were most indoor tables. Made to feel like an inconvenience too when asking...More

Thank hegwills
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch with family in tow including 5 fussy kids. Kids meals were £3.50 ish and they opted for fish and chips and bangers and mash. Portions were enormous and I would have struggled to eat the amount on the kids' plates (4 sausages...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Was staying in a hotel in Ramsbottom and came across the railway in,was not very busy for a sat night ,got a wee chat with a very nice door man,but boy could he talk (lol) bar staff were nice .only had a few drinks so...More

Thank fraserrobertson01
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this pub on a sunny weekend day. On ordering we were told food would be 40 mins. After 40 mins we were brought someone's else's food. Asked how long ours wound be - told another 20 mins. Unable to cope with the number of...More

Thank kathrynn240
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

As the title suggests it is a nice little pub. Live football on the TV. Ordered fish and chips (chef makes his own batter). Lovely food. Ales and beer on draft. Ramsbottom is a lovely little place... make sure you pop in here for a...More

Thank Danny H
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 27
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Ramsbottom
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 558284
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Local family run pub, a stones throw from the ELR railway line, based in the centre of Ramsbottom. Great cask ales & home cooked food available.
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