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Ring O'Bells

Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
+44 151 424 6330
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (5 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“spicy chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Called in after work with friends, totally unplanned, found a good menu and went for typical pub food, this was really good to say the least, good service and all in all great value too

1  Thank Mr E G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best roast dinner we have had. Really was something else and a little different. Lovely staff also, will definitely be returning.

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet Friday lunch, got seated and served straight away. Lamb and mint pie with chunky chips was lovely. Children’s menu available too.

2  Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been on many occasion to the ring o bells with family and always found the food to be excellent! I would say much better than local "rivals". Tonight I went along with just me and pops and thought that the service and food alround...More

2  Thank Sutty19760
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had visited this pub in summer and had a Sunday roast and was extremely please with both the service and the food. I couldn't wait to return. On this occasion it was terrible. Initially seated no less than 1 meter away from the very...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were disappointed with the meagre portions. The sea bass was written as fillets on the menu, so we thought we would get 2 (as a whole fish) Not so, as it was one fillet cut in 2 on a pile chopped lettuce and 4...More

Thank Sky B
Stephen W, General Manager at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sky B, Thank you for your review! I do apologies that you left the Ring O'Bells feeling dissatisfied and hungry, but the staff on shift do not remember any complaint actually being made to the waitress or on shift manager. Therefore we where unable...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely dining experience at the RingOBells tonight...Really enjoyed the 2 Rump Steaks Medium Rare (perfectly cooked)..with crispy veg & gorgeous home made chips. Washed down with a lovely Merlot. How much...£25...Every Wednesday.. Very attentive & friendly staff...Well worth a visit..:)

1  Thank nishyone
James A, Head Chef at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Hi Nishyone, Thanks for your great review! We hope to welcome you back in the future and hope you make our steak night a regular fixture in your diary! Kind regards James A

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Went for tea with my wife and had a great meal home cooked food at a reasonable price. Be here a few times before and its been very good every time. It has a great outdoor area as long as the sun is shining. Great...More

1  Thank Alan R
James A, Head chef at Ring O'Bells, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Hi Alan, We're glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope to welcome back in the near future. Kind regards James A

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Never been before but wanted to try it out with my mum and my niece. Easy to find, lots of car parking. Got there for 5.30 and there was lots of room so was shown a table with a window view quite quickly. Ordered fish...More

1  Thank MightyredEngland
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Called in with my wife for an early evening meal as I had had The Ring O' Bells recommended to me by several friends. Separate dining area, comfortable chairs and spotlessly clean tables. No loud music, no children running around - just as we wanted...More

1  Thank PaulandColette
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Questions & Answers
21 February 2017|
Response from James A | Property representative |
Hi, we are currently waiting on our electrical engineer to inspect the timer for the outside lights as the system is quite archaic and quite hard to figure out. you have my assurances this will be sorted within the next day... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from 1patpope | Reviewed this property |
Worry no idea I drink red wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pit Lane | Farnworth, Widnes WA8 9HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 6330
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