1842 Restaurant & Bar

The Corn Exchange, Lune Street, Preston, United Kingdom, PR1 2NN
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Opening Information

Open Wednesday - Sunday

Wednesday: 10am - Late
Thursday: 10am - Late
Friday: 10am - 1:30am
Saturday: 10am - 2:30am
Sunday: 1pm - Late

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Bar
  • Business Lunch
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Easy Access
  • Dietary Needs Catered For
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Event Space
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for

About 1842 Restaurant & Bar

At 1842, our restaurant fuses Mediterranean, Pan-American and Oriental city chic to deliver a world-class dining experience, featuring the finest hand-picked dishes inspired by international flavours.

Experience our comprehensive brunch menu or join us for a glamorous evening of food, music and cocktails in one of our exclusive booths.

Our relaxed, contemporary menus cater for any occasion, from a laid-back brunch to a stylish dinner with loved ones and friends. So whether you’re looking for a drink by the roaring fire, a sharing platter and cocktails in one of our cosy booths or an all-out celebration in our restaurant and bar, expect 1842 to under-promise and over-deliver every time.

Cuisine: Contemporary, British, Cocktails, Afternoon Tea, Bistro, European, Locally Sourced, Pizza, Romantic, Small Plates, Steak, Sunday Lunch, Tapas, Vegan Friendly, Vegetarian, Wine Bar
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 07 December 2019

We were celebrating our Christmas do in 1842 last saturday . The food was very nice the drinks were amazing and the service can ask for better one . Thank you so much for making this evening memorable. Much appreciate

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Visited On Saturday, 07 December 2019

Lovely friendly staff, great decor nice and clean. Considering it was a Christmas menu all the food was amazing and arrived hot. A real Christmas atmosphere with live music. Well worth the money, thank you

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Visited On Thursday, 05 December 2019

Friendly staff, easy to book a table. I only gave 4 stars for atmosphere as it was very quiet when we were in

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Visited On Sunday, 01 December 2019

Good selection of drinks, and good atmosphere as a drinks venue. Extremely disappointing selection of overpriced, undersized food. Service was slow, inattentive, disorganised and server did not know the available options. Was expecting so much more.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

Menu & food wasn’t as good as previous visits. Very loud in the restaurant area. Very friendly staff.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

Very helpful in organising our Christmas get together, the food was fantastic and everyone commented that they would visit again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Great service and atmosphere

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

The new menu was terrible and not the sort of variety I would expect. The service was poor, the food came out for 2 of our party and they had finished their food by the time the other 5 got served. When asked where the food was they just said it was a busy time which is not a good answer. I wont be back as I booked it on the hope that the new chefs would have had a great menu and delivered great food and that was simply not the case.

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Excellent food and service. Plenty of vegan options available (the cauliflower wings were amazing!) Great atmosphere and a very nice place for couples.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

The Wasabi Burger was a very fine beef. But was slightly spoiled for my palate by a little too mush Wasabi Sauce. I'd go a little lighter. The 1842 Pale Ale is a very nice accompaniment.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

Laura who dealt with my booking was so helpful and managed to accommodate our party of 12 prefectly! The live music is such a nice touch and the venue is fab. Tom who provided table service couldn't do enough for us and continued to check on us throughout the night making sure we had everything we needed. Thank you so much, it was the best night I've had out in ages, I will be booking again. Andrea :)

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Visited On Saturday, 14 September 2019

After a slight mix up with our booth Sat night we got seated & thoroughly enjoyed our night. The staff were amazing especially Darren & Steph :) the quality of service was great & the atmosphere was fantastic! Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

Great service

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Visited On Saturday, 29 June 2019

Drinks were made with cheap alcohol yet cost a bomb. Paid £20 for my steak to be terrible, asked for medium rare but more ok the rare side and got an overly well done steak. Couldn’t find any waiting staff around to get this fixed. Had 4 prawns aswell really not good value for money. The fruit in my cocktail was off and has mould on.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

Management need to relay all offers on through discount cards etc. A small problem with the bill at end but was sorted quickly and without fuss. overall an excellent experience.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

only feedback would be that the music didn't fit the atmosphere, much more chill jazzy style would have been more than enough instead of club tunes ! had a great time tho and will definitely be back! :)

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Visited On Saturday, 01 June 2019

Great place with great food and a great vibe ! We booked a booth and loved it !

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Visited On Saturday, 04 May 2019

Great as usual. Some problems with the online booking system as they didn’t have our reservation but they accommodated us anyway which was great

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Visited On Friday, 12 April 2019

Lovely warm welcome. All staff were great especially Tom, whom was exceptional. Food was delicious and presented beautifully. I will definitely be returning. Staff knowledge and helpfulness was fabulous

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Visited On Friday, 29 March 2019

The service was reasonable but unfortunately the food was very dry. As a table of 6 we had to send back 2 garlic breads and a chicken salad. Shame.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

Fabulous food and great service. Will most definitely be returning!

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

Fantastic customer service, great live band but very difficult to hear each other chatting, sat next to an exit which made it very draughty at times

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

The food wa great and the staff went out of their way to accommodate us. Thankyou

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

10/10 as always

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Visited On Saturday, 23 February 2019

Were understaffed on the night so service was a bit slower but the food was amazing!

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