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The Red Cat Restaurant

114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
+44 1257 263966
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely warm, smiley, friendly welcome from the courteous and attentive staff. Nine of us arrived for a Fathers Day celebration and we couldn't have been more impressed. The grills were cooked to perfection, the pasta was awesome and the kids lunches were outstanding....More

2  Thank Kay C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been a couple of times to the Red Cat and have been really impressed on both visits. The service is spot on, you aren't pestered constantly but at the same time aren't left alone. The food is equally excellent, really fresh & tasty and not...More

1  Thank Leonie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a great meal at this quaint restaurant, The staff were very friendly and polite,and knew their menus, everywhere was clean The food was very well presented, and hot, I was very impressed, and would certainly recommend this little gem

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for my father's birthday meal. Service was great, everyone enjoyed what they had for their starter and main course. I had the delicious chicken livers for starter. The main course I decided to try the seabass ravioli off the specials and that was...More

1  Thank Anna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently visited the Red Cat with friends having been told it had reopened as an Italian / Mediterranean Restaurant and we were not disappointed. This place has seen many changes over the years and this is definitely the best change. We arrived and sat...More

1  Thank Flampers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit which won't be the last. Excellent feel to the place and very attentive staff. The menu is wide ranging and the portion size is very generous. Well cooked and tasty food deserves a congratulations.

1  Thank Exhilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to go regularly in the 1980's. It's changed names and owners several times since then. I've just been back after a long absence and cannot recommend it highly enough. Excellent food, very friendly staff, interesting menu. Well placed, just off the M61 at...More

1  Thank Mike F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Red Cat has been a local restaurant for many years - for a while it changed hands and name - but is now back with a distinct Mediterranean feel. We've been a couple of times, first as a couple then four of us, and...More

1  Thank ABCD24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I use to go To the Red cat on the late 80s early 90s a lot but since then change hands a few times and all nothing was use to be, then last Sunday my soon mention they change hands again and they been and...More

1  Thank Joseajacob
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Seven of us visited The Red Cat this evening. Each of us left feeling extremely satisfied with an excellent meal served very quickly. Staff were very efficient and polite and nothing was a problem. Highly recommended.

1  Thank julia t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Blackburn Road | Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley PR6 8TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 263966
  • E-mail
Whittle-le-Woods has been placed firmly on every food lover's map since the opening of The Red Cat on Blackburn Road. With more countryside charm than you could shake a muddy Wellie at, The Red Cat is renowned for its peaceful location and classic modern Mediterranean menu. With its whitewashed exterior, original stonework and exposed wooden beams, you'll feel right at home in this cosy venue.
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