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Stanley Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
+44 1744 25706
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went last week for dinner no waiting about starter was good dinner also good and sweet very good staff always friendly and Sam do not no who cooks the food but always a excellent meal and good beer see you soon thankyou.

Thank Daren H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely great food.This is also a quaint country pub .The food is really nice and you wont be disappointed.Again iv visited this pub on many occasions,mainly because the food is good but you can relax aswell.

Thank Jgmolyneux
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived 15 mins before booking to be told we had no table. The staff had written the wrong name down so after waiting 30 mins we where seated. All meals were served at the same time except one which they forgot ! This arrived 15...More

4  Thank Malcolm F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the stanley for a "romantic meal" starters arrived no issues but mains arrived about 5 minutes later. Rump of lamb ? How should this look well normally ? A solid piece of rump pink in the middle !! No it was lamb cut into...More

1  Thank Andy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had my reservations before coming to the Stanley Arms because I had seen an out of date food hygiene review on the "Scores on the Doors app". However, everything from the moment we walked through the door was fantastic, the welcome, drink choices, menu,...More

2  Thank Tag2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Stanley Arms, unfortunately after a family funeral; the service was excellent, food served on time and plenty of variety, staff were also empathetic and discrete - nothing too much trouble.

Thank marie s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on spec on a Wed evening. On being told they were fully booked for the evening we were offered the option to eat in the bar. Fine for us. The service was excellent particularly as they were so busy and we were never kept...More

Thank Ruth-on-Sea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in really late on Sunday morning for a party of 6 and were told, no problem. We arrived in dribs and drabs due to various reasons and although we ate our starters separately, we were all served our main course together as we...More

Thank Keren K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

New star rating as of 10th august 2017. Not yet posted on FSA website as they only update info every 30 days.

1  Thank Gpj975
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I took my mum to this location for Saturday evening meal, as we had a table book we were show straight to our table, we did not have to wait. Our waiter took the drinks orders and brought the menu, she also said there were...More

1  Thank redwharfe
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16 May 2017|
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Response from Gosiasta | Reviewed this property |
I would, they haven't got many tables and it can get busy especially during weekends. I have managed to get a table during the week without booking but that's just a gamble.
23 October 2015|
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Response from Doreen M | Reviewed this property |
When I visited, it was for an evening meal. There were no children in that night. We dined in the conservatory where the tables are not on top of one another, but where the bar is it seemed quite full and the tables quite... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gillars Lane, St Helens WA10 5PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 25706
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