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The Alma Inn Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Emmott Lane | Laneshawbridge, The Alma Inn, Colne BB8 7EG, England
+44 1282 857830
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Emmott Lane | Laneshawbridge, The Alma Inn, Colne BB8 7EG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't believe that I have never left a review for The Alma. We come here so regularly, when the weather is good, almost on a daily basis. Often just for a coffee, sometimes lunch, sometimes dinner. Service is always fantastic, so friendly, so helpful, so...More

Thank Robert R
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Robert, Thank a mill for all the kind words... Hope we see us soon... The Alma TEAM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited a few times for various reasons, a lovely old place a bit in the sticks so if you drink you’ll need a taxi or a guest who doesn’t drink and will chauffeur. Menu is great (a little on the high side) and on...More

Thank linda_whittle1
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review... Looking forward to welcome you back Best regards MT

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here after a quick visit to Colne. Lovely views and the room was great - really comfortable. We decided to eat at the inn as we were tired and didn't want to venture out in horrible weather. We drank in the bar first...More

1  Thank Bookfisher
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, Many thanks for the nice words and appreciation... I passed this your kind words to the team. From myself and from the Alma Team we will like to say again thank you and looking forward to welcome you back soon with kind regards...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made our way up through the snow to this inn - I have photographed weddings there in the past so I know the food and service are excellent. We had a couple of drinks and the staff were very attentive even though they were...More

Thank kipplingsmum
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave this lovely review. We are really glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to welcome you back to try some more of our incredibly tasty food! Kind regards The Alma...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I with two friends visited the Alma Inn on Saturday 24 March 2018 for a visit to the Muni Theatre in Colne town centre. On arrival at the Alma at 13:00 our rooms were ready. Rooms 4 and 9. Room 9 is...More

Thank mikeandyBolton
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening, Can thank enough for this lovely review and for all the kind words. I am really happy that you enjoy your time at The Alma, and that you enjoy the ''taste'' of my home land :) Looking forward seeing you back for more...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Service was poor,nobody asked if we wanted any drinks..food very small portions and over priced...will not be returning 😪More

Thank Leemoz71
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Good afternoon, I am really sorry to hear about you're experience while dinning with us on mother's day...reason for I wold like to express my sincere apologies. Please, may I ask you kindly to contact me on my email at mihal@thealmainn.com to talk further on...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Had my 50th birthday bash at The Alma on Saturday 3rd March and despite the weather trying hard to cancel it, the staff were superb. Manager Mihai and Joe were shovelling snow from the car park and went to fetch food and drink from another...More

Thank Michael A
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Mike, It was our pleasure to have you, Michella and your party at The Alma. Thanks a million for your kind words and looking forward to have you back... Kind regards The Alma TEAM

Reviewed 1 March 2018

Popped in a few weekends ago with the dogs , lovely welcome , super friendly and the dogs made to feel welcome. Had Sunday lunch which was cooked to perfection, highly recommended and will definitely be going backMore

Thank S86morgan
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Morgan, Thank you kindly for your lovely review... We do pride our-self's to be dog friendly, and we always happy to have them in our pub. Plenty of dog food and fresh water are available on the entrance of the pub for our 4...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Just got in from a night at the Alma ,firstly let me say we were a group of 6 it was a busy night but with these prices it's no excuse 1 of the party ordered the rack of lamb I would honestly say it...More

Thank j111mazda
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Good afternoon, Apologies for the delay in getting back to your review... I am really sorry to hear that you have been disappointed with your experience. If you could be so kind to contact me on my e-mail ( mihal@thealmainn.com ), I will definitely look...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a celebration meal on Saturday evening to celebrate 3 birthdays. As always the food was excellent. They were happy to remove items from the dish. The staff were helpful and we had a great evening. They were very happy to let us end...More

Thank JudithG10
ManagerSPC, General Manager at The Alma Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Judith, Thanks a bunch for this lovely review... Looking forward to have you back at the Alma :)) with kind regards TEAM ALMA

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DenS839
30 April 2015|
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Response from Ben M | Property representative |
Den, We take on board all comments and reviews and we choose to deal with these in-house. We appreciate the customers thoughts and reviews, as without our customers, we quite simply wouldn't be open. The customer is at... More
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david k
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Hi Dave i cannot answer your question but I can help u with things to do in the area and some hidden gems that are not on any tourists map.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emmott Lane | Laneshawbridge, The Alma Inn, Colne BB8 7EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Colne
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 857830
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