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Oakenhurst Farm

) #44 of 197 Restaurants in Blackburn $$ - $$$ , British,
Riversway Drive | Lower Darwen, Blackburn BB3 0SN, England
+44 1254 707210
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Riversway Drive | Lower Darwen, Blackburn BB3 0SN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always a good standard, Fred & Shamms are absolutely brilliant, can't do enough for you ! There's not many places around here we're the staff are this helpful !

Thank craig H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Another fantastic experience, brilliant service and hospitality from Fred! Ace guy! As you can see from the picture I went for the steak! Yummmmmmy! Cooked exactly the way I like it!

Thank colleenhess
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Return visit. Very disappointed this time. Tuesday night is chipshop buffet night. Usually quite good. Arrived five pm, first serving laid out. Chips were scratty, fishy bits over battered, sausages too crispy batter. Worst of all the food was only lukewarm. Shame really as we...More

Thank Laurence Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I often come here for breakfast with my family and friends. It's value for money with children eating free and the range of different foods is great to suit everyone! Even me being a fussy vegetarian 😊 The staff are friendly, helpful and can't do...More

Thank Nicci2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fish soggy chips cold left on side to long peas cold childrens hot dogs rolls rock hard very noisey and tables to close to each other

Thank kathleen c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met a colleague for breakfast and have to say it was amazing really laid back help yourself to unlimited coffee tea and fruit juice and a full English with as many items as you like.........really handy just being off the motorway as well.....we actually stayed...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought we would round off a good day with a family meal 4 adults n 2 children we got there just on5pm sat.It was very busy we had'nt booked but the lass on the podium got us a nice table out of thin air...More

Thank wheelchairman
Lewis P, General Manager at Oakenhurst Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, We are very pleased that you have enjoyed your experience. Here at Oakenhurst Farm we really try to promote a relaxed and friendly service and atmosphere. We would always be happy to bring you some extra chips if you felt...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been several times recently to our local Brewsters and the welcome and service we receive especially from Shams is above and beyond what you would expect from your local Brewers Fayre. Shams really knows how to make you feel relaxed and special. Thank...More

Thank Taya24
Lewis P, General Manager at Oakenhurst Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, I will pass on your comments to Shams and i'm sure he will be delighted to hear of such a lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Great service by Freddie could not have been better . Deserves special mention for the way he makes you feel welcome . Come back many times with friends and they all comment what fantastic service he gives.

Thank Janet B
Lewis P, General Manager at Oakenhurst Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, I will pass on your lovely comments to Fred and the team. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I have been staying at the Premier Inn at Blackburn South for 3 days now whilst away on Business. On two occasions I have not been able to get a drink whilst the pub is still open. On arriving back at the hotel at 10.42,...More

Thank Matthew J
Lewis P, General Manager at Oakenhurst Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

My sincere apologies for your unfortunate experience. I have fed your feedback to the Management team to ensure this does not reoccur. Going forward the bar will remain open and serving until 11pm everyday. I would like to discuss this with you and resolve your...More

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Response from donald m | Reviewed this property |
I thought it was a great place for a family meal and so did my family no complaints
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 18
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riversway Drive | Lower Darwen, Blackburn BB3 0SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 707210
  • E-mail
Local Value restaurant/pub focusing on delivering high quality classic meals at fantastic prices alongside quality beers, wines and soft drinks. Offering excellent value meals during the week with lots of discounts on offer all year round. Oakenhurst farm has a themed all you can eat buffet Mon - Sat from 5pm - 8pm and serves a sunday roast carvery on Sundays 12pm - 6pm. Friendly and genuinely caring team.
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