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White Bull at Alston

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Preston Road, Longridge PR3 3BA, England
+44 1772 784151
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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited the White Bull for the 1st time in years and it was excellent. We took family who were visiting us out for a treat and they thoroughly enjoyed it too. The food was top quailty, the staff were exremely friendly and we will definitely be returning.

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Thank kungfuned
Fleet, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had an excellent meal and night out at the White Bull. Food was lovely, Kelvin the manager made us feel very welcome.

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Chorley, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely trip to the White Bull with Christmas present vouchers on a Thursday night was most pleasurable .... lovely staff very accommodating & great food ! Thanks.

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Thank Totoscard2013
preston
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife daughter and myself visited for a spot of lunch. We were all very impressed,the staff and more importantly the food were both to the very highest of standards. Mrs had the fish pie, it had plenty of large chunks of salmon and white fish in a very tasty sauce topped with creamy mash. Daughter had Cajun chicken, delicate... More 

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1 Thank baldystewart
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

we are delighted our recommendations produced a pleasurable evening , we are totally committed to customer service and will strive for excellence on your next visit, many thanks. More 

Stockport, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal and service was excellent. Very friendly manager and nothing was too much trouble. Thank you

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Thank Janet J
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

Thank you , we are delighted you enjoyed the visit and hope you visit again soon. More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for dinner tonight and had a really lovely meal. Squid for OH to begin,broccoli and almond soup for me 👍 Then main courses of Beef Randang('very enjoyable') and flat iron steak for me. This was actually a starter so I had a portion of polenta chips to go with it. Good cooking with some different things on... More 

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Thank Amanda G
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

Thank you forvthqs kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the White Bull as we are constantly striving to improve our standards and take the business further . We are delighted you recognise the freshness of our product and the level of cooking involved. More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on for a lunch on Saturday. It wasn't too busy and was warm and welcoming. The food was well presented and well cooked. We both had the steak suet pudding and then I had the sticky toffee pudding whilst my husband had the fruit crumble. The prices were reasonable and the service was pleasant. The portions meant... More 

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Thank lancslass64
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

Value for money comes in many guises , but we believe quality of cooking and produce represents the best value. We are sincerely delighted we attained those standards. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The four of us had a really lovely meal this evening (busy Saturday night). We were made welcome from our arrival through to leaving. The staff were busy but nothing was too much trouble, menu choice was excellent, something for everyone. All of our choices proved really enjoyable and we would highly recommend the White Bull to anyone. We will... More 

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Thank Schoey2017
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

A splendid meal is indeed a lovely compliment!!. We are committed to excellence at every turn and it is good to know we have achieved such a standard once more . Many thanks and we hope to see you again soon. More 

Europe
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived early on a Saturday night having not booked a table in advance and restaurant was already very busy. Had drinks at the bar and waited a minimal time for a table. All members of our party really enjoyed their meals - the beetroot and feta starter was beautifully presented as was the main of lamb. Server was attentive and... More 

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Thank Swallow73
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

Thank you very much for these kind words , these are all the standards we strive towards and are delighted when we reach this level of customer satisfaction. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the white bull last night and they have change their menu so we had a good look at it and ordered house sharing bord for two and it was a meal in its own right for £14 me and the miss started struggling with are mains when they came and could finish them you definitely get value... More 

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1 Thank Edward P
alexwhitebull, Owner at White Bull at Alston, responded to this review

Thank you for this excellent review, value for money is certainly our benchmark and this quality of review is what will mark us out from the competitor. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 50
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Preston Road, Longridge PR3 3BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Longridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 784151
Description
We are a modern contemporary public house serving modern British food with a contemporary twist. All our food is locally sourced and cooked by an award wining team.We pride ourselves on high quality home cooked dishes .Lancastrian and local game are our specialities.The menus are modern with technical cookery and traditional elements. We also specialize in providing buffets for every occasion and pocket.We look forward to welcoming you to our venue.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?