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Holts Arms

) #65 of 327 Restaurants in Wigan $$ - $$$ Bar, British, Pub
18 Crank Road | Billinge, Wigan WN5 7DT, England
+44 1695 628006
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

After ordering food at quarter past 5 it took a further half hour for them to realise they had no chicken for the mains so a family of 7 then changed to something different we then waited a further 40mins for staters, after this we...More

Thank 34cal90
NWINNS, Owner at Holts Arms, responded to this review

I reviewed your visit with all the staff concerned last evening. Its fair to say we have a completely different view. Whilst there were delays yesterday due to being very busy, they were nowhere near the time your comments allege, We apologised for the delays....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

friday, thought we would try the fish & chip special dont serve food till 5 0 clock we were told we booked for 5-15 at least all will be fresh and HOT NO very thick batter on the fish mushy peas that were just warm...More

Thank rooneywigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love our local 'The Holt Arms'. The food is fantastic, the service is fantastic and I could drink the Gin till the cows come home! 5*

Thank Wesley R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for a birthday lunch, we've been before and always enjoyed it, there seems to have been a bit of work done in the bar area but the food, atmosphere and service are as they've always been......top notch!

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, excellent service, excellent food. What more could you ask for. Oh and the refurb is lovely. Just needs a bit on the playground for smaller children.

Thank Lou52005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on Easter Sunday with my family and I cannot praise the staff enough for their friendliness. At first was struggling to order due to my younger brother who suffers with various disabilities. He struggles a lot with social situations. A lovely waitress named...More

2  Thank SusanC7722
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We love this country pub but it wasn't up to standard on our last visit. Ribeye steak dry, we were charged for a sweet that we had cancelled because of the long wait. Ladies toilets were a mess. However king prawn linguine and venison were...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a lovely historic old pub with friendly bar staff and a great kitchen. What could be wrong? They have recently changed the bar area exchanging lovely old furniture for tall tables and bar tools more suited to a Manchester night club. They look...More

1  Thank Knightsx2
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

12 of us went for mum's 70th birthday celebration (age range 3 to 75). We were made to feel very welcome and the staff were attentive from booking the table, pre-ordering food and us dropping off the cake. Everyone appeared to have a good time...More

Thank Lou200978
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We go for the quiz nights which we never win but are good fun, excellent beer and great atmosphere, half time snacks too

Thank robhU9315PB
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, do you accept Marstons gift vouchers?
15 February 2017|
Response from NWINNS | Property representative |
no i'm afraid not we are not part of the marstons managed chain thanks
Are small dogs allowed?
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
Hi do you make gluten free food- thinking of Sunday lunch time please Shirley
16 December 2015|
Response from NWINNS | Property representative |
hi Shirley sorry for the delay in replying: the following items on the sunday menu are gluten free haddock bake chilli vegetarian and chicken balti curries (excluding the naan bread) also the following can be amended... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 26
Brunch, Lunch, 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
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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!