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Have only visited here twice, both times for a drink after a walk. The first time on a Sunday, just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bank Hol Treat

Our first time at the Ainsworth Arms for food. Could only have Carvery as it was a Bank Holiday... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Suzanne W
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2 weeks ago
20 Aug 2018
“Bank Hol Treat”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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606 Halliwell Road | Halliwell, Bolton BL1 8BY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have only visited here twice, both times for a drink after a walk. The first time on a Sunday, just as a couple when the manageress(?) engaged us in conversation, the second time midweek as a large group of walkers when it would normally have...More

Thank Sagacandidate
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Ended up at Ainsworth arms because Watermillock had no meat due to a problem with their ovens,cant say i was blown away especailly as it was £3 dearer because of bank holiday?,very busy,quite a wait for drinks,food lukewarm but plenty of it,think it will be...More

Thank maggiedubbs
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Our first time at the Ainsworth Arms for food. Could only have Carvery as it was a Bank Holiday... so glad because I would only have ordered my safe bet usual off the menu.. three Of us had the Carvery, and picked the larger plates...More

Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Called in with a child a that I was looking after, both of us enjoyed the Carvery, quick service, hot food, really enjoyed

Thank mariehemmingway12
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times. Chris with the hairnet, was the carver. Friendly but professional. Worked really hard whilst we waited our turn. Offered us the full choice of meats. Good really good. Coffee machine not working, but staff tried really hard to accommodate

Thank J C
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Visit the Ainsworth fairly regularly. Spacious interior and well maintained. Serves real ale. Up to three guests (I've had Blackedege, Saltaire, Reedley Hallows, Se7enBrothers and Irwell Works among others) along side regulars from Moorhouses and a Wainwright. Good service. Occasional live music from local performers....More

Thank chrissQ6331XC
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

This is a nice pub with great interior. It has all the sport on a big screen so it makes for a good atmosphere. The place has plenty of ales also.

Thank Dzabhi
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

I frequented this pub for many years when it was under the control of Pete and Tony. When these two left so did all the regulars. Now it has been refurbished to a high standard and should be a pleasant place to spend time, however...More

Thank Matt_Abroad
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I cut my "going out" teeth in this pub. In its hay day you had to fight your way through the front door as it was so busy. Sadly it fell in to decline when the long standing landlord retired. Many managers came and went...More

Thank Bev B
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