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Holts Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
18 Crank Road | Billinge, Wigan WN5 7DT, England
+44 1695 628006
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
“chilli” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Crank Road | Billinge, Wigan WN5 7DT, England
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1 - 10 of 278 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals to this pub and the last few times we've eaten here, the food has been really good. Looking forward to getting in the lovely garden at the back once the weather improves.

Thank 679dianen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My expectations of pub grub is not gud but this was worse! Unfriendly unhelpful staff, unclean tableware. Cold food , bland bland bland. Wouldn’t even recommend for a drink the glasses alone are unsanitary. Bad.

3  Thank Angela N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our journey up to the Lake District was taking far longer than we had ever anticipated so we were frantically searching online for a place to stop for food and a pit stop whilst the traffic cleared. It has to be dog and baby friendly...More

1  Thank ShoesyH
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, if a little tightly packed, great selection of drink and been decorated nicely. Had to book a table - this is advised, it always seems busy! Starters were fabulous and so too was the main. Thought the price of food was really reasonable....More

1  Thank Bek12345
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great to see vegan options on offer. Hopefully they will have a stand alone Vegan menu soon enough. The vegan curry was brilliant!!!!! The staff were great when helping if the soup was vegan friendly. Came to the Holt Arms for a family birthday, great...More

1  Thank CDog85
Reviewed 26 February 2018

we impressed looking at the outside it looked nice but we were not impressed with our meal we have roast beef and found it chewy and stringy so its off our list

Thank stanlpool
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon by accident, travelling North today we had a problem with our car just before J26 M6, onto hard shoulder we were able to find a local garage in billinge, owner said car will be few hours, highly recommended The Holts to eat, thank...More

2  Thank Pompey1969
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I recently had dinner at the 'Foot' and found the menu, service and surroundings to be outstanding, to have struck the perfect balance between traditional country pub atmosphere and slickly presented gastropub food is no mean feat, however the friendly manager Ian and his team...More

1  Thank Dullardcostner
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Went one Sunday with friends and the food was very good, we had a mix of the normal menu & Sunday menu which all arrived together. Definitely recommend the food & will plan on returning.

1  Thank thewithers1
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Having not been t'foot for a quite some time for food decided to give it a try again (previous owners had let the food quality slip) was not dissapointed ordered Garlic Mushrooms and Fish and Chips couldn't fault it. The only gripe i have is...More

1  Thank Shaun H
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Questions & Answers
18 September 2017|
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Response from NWINNS | Property representative |
hello what date would you be looking at please? We can do large bookings early in the week but not at weekends I'm afraid
15 February 2017|
Response from NWINNS | Property representative |
no i'm afraid not we are not part of the marstons managed chain thanks
18 November 2016|
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Response from NWINNS | Property representative |
yes they are in the front bar by the fire and in the gardens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 28
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Crank Road | Billinge, Wigan WN5 7DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 628006
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Fabulous Home cooked food in a 17th century inn with excellent wines and quality cask ales, roaring fires in winter, stunning beer garden in the summer. One of the best little pubs in Lancashire!
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