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Ranken Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
+44 1254 702814
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (29 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Piri piri prawns on the special starter menu was simply amazing! Had the fish and chips main which was fantastic (they do chippy tea take away which I now need to try!) My wife had the steak rag pudding, loads of meat and the gravy...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard so many good things about the food here that i had to give it a try and i must say i wasnt disappointed, the homemade steak pudding and chips i ordered was excellent and my partner ordered gammon and pineapple with free...More

Thank pault482014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great staff, would definitely recommend the chilli King prawn starter and the Lancashire hot pot, will be visiting again soon.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are so lucky to have this pub right on our doorstep! It’s so cosy and welcoming, and the food is always fantastic! My husband and I always enjoy it, as does our little girl who always gets made a fuss of. Definitely my favourite...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came with family for a group meal. Booked several days in advance to make sure. Received a courtesy call earlier in the afternoon to advise that it was currently busy and to expect it to still be busy when we arrived. (a running group had...More

Thank Jason K
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant home cooked food and a friendly atmosphere. Me and my family had a great time and will definitely be going back. Simon and Danielle have made the place one of the best pub/restaurants in the area.

Thank Graham R
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Found it a very good meal with a group of friends staff good . As the meals came out including started all look good to eat and large portion was asked by staff of everything was fine and if we wanted any drink

Thank farrell135
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Myself and two friends had lunch in the Ranken today and all agreed the food was very good. There was an extensive choice of both starters and mains but we all decided to have good old fish, chips and peas which we thoroughly enjoyed. There...More

Thank ROBarnes
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

Reviewed 30 September 2017

fish and chips take away friday specials, excellent value, very nice curry on the menu, the fish and chips were excellent, you need to ring to pre-order

Thank mrb426
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Me and the mrs thought we would give this place a try ..... ......wow what a great place to eat ! Had king prawns in garlic then a beautiful fillet steak with a really tasty pepper sauce. The mrs,recommended from the lovely girl who served...More

Thank Ilovemypennie
kartina j, Owner at Ranken Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your food. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Simon and Danielle

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tracy f
4 November 2015|
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Response from kartina j | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we serve food from 12pm till 8:30pm booking is advised
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street, Darwen BB3 3LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 702814
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