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Harvey's Cafe Bar

) #93 of 420 Restaurants in Bolton $$ - $$$ , British,
The Old Court Buildings 4 Mawdsley Street | Mawdsley Street, Bolton BL1 1UE, England
+44 1204 527274
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salmon salad” (3 reviews)
“skewers” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
The Old Court Buildings 4 Mawdsley Street | Mawdsley Street, Bolton BL1 1UE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to go to this pub on a regular basis for years and enjoyed their food + friendly interaction with the regular staff. In recent months (or maybe a year or so) we have noticed changes and declining standards. After our last disappointing visit...More

Thank CitiZen1234
OTRB111, Guest Relations Manager at Harvey's Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear CitiZen1234 I am extremely sorry that you have again not had a positive and pleasant experience with us. I would like to send our sincerest apologies, and I am quite saddened that you haven't enjoyed our visit with us. We have checked through all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We normally love this place. Used to be like a second home to us and we visit most weeks. Sometimes more than once. The manager who decided to change the menu please do us all a favour and change it back. Literally all our favourites...More

1  Thank Eileen S
OTRB111, Guest Relations Manager at Harvey's Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eileen, First and foremost I would like to send my sincerest apologies. Our change in the menu was due to customer feedback, and as most restaurants are, we were quite hesitant, but we like to welcome change. We took on board what customers would...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We eat here regularly. Usually Friday early evening to end a busy week. The recent change in menu hasn't been an improvement. One of the nicest dishes on the new menu was the oven baked cod with a crumb coating. I have had it a...More

1  Thank Gary M
HarveysCafeBar, Manager at Harvey's Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi Gary First and foremost, I would like to send my deepest apologise. We pride ourselves on delivering great food. I'm sorry the food was not up to our usual high standard on this occasion. I would appreciate it if you could email me your...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

On our visit today to harveys we were disappointed that the menu had been changed (no Harveys meze) it has been taken off. Tried the Greek skewers and at 11.95 when it came was very disappointing two pieces of lamb with peppers and two cubes...More

2  Thank alisaholidays
OTRB111, Guest Relations Manager at Harvey's Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alisaholidays, Firstly please allow me to send our sincerest apologies. Due to customer feedback relevant changes have been made to our Greek platter and we have had a very good response. Saying that, we also really appreciate your feedback and are looking to amend...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Last night for dinner I ate here with a group of girl friends from work for a belated birthday celebration. We has booked a table for 17:30 and it was 18:30 before we was served our food. I am gluten intolerant so always research menus...More

3  Thank AbbeyJH
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Just been for lunch, not been for a while but like the new menu. Good choice not cheap but all good ingredients and freshly cooked so worth it.

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Went for lunch today. Can't fault the service very friendly. Food quality good as always. Relaxing atmosphere with newspapers available.

Thank michaelnorris127
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The bar is well located in the centre on town. Decor is contemporary and appealing. However the customer service is poor to average. The staff are cautious about serving customers after 10.15pm as they need to close. They make their displeasure abundantly obvious to the...More

2  Thank martinecm1
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Great food and drinks staff always pleasant and attentive. Lovely relaxed atmosphere at all times of the day or evening.

Thank Kglynnie
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for my birthday with my friend and daughter for lunch. Good service and good food. No complaints

Thank Diane M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Court Buildings 4 Mawdsley Street | Mawdsley Street, Bolton BL1 1UE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 527274
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