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Boars Head

Blackburn Old Road, Hoghton, United Kingdom, PR5 0RX
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Opening Information

Mon – Fri 12 – 3pm & 5pm – 9pm
Saturday 12 noon – 9pm
Sunday 12 noon – 8pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Easy Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Children's Menu available
  • Dogs Welcome

About Boars Head

Welcome to the Boars Head, a 16th century building located in the heart of Hoghton, Lancashire, close to both Preston and Blackburn. We’re a local village pub, situated just a few minutes away from Hoghton Tower, offering a warm welcome with exceptional, friendly service and hearty, locally produced and seasonal food.

Along with its heritage and beautiful timber interior, the Boars Head has timeless appeal and is believed to be one of the final overnight stops of the famous Pendle witches in 1612, before their eventual trials and sentencing at Lancaster.

Cuisine: British

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Lovely food and friendly, relaxed service.

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Visited On Friday, 27 July 2018

We love eating here and do so regularly for lunch, an evening out and when we meet with my parents. The food is always great and the service fantastic. Highly recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 22 July 2018

Fabulous meal, excelent service and a lovely lovely place. A little slow bringing the bill but that is a small quibble.

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Visited On Friday, 20 July 2018

We've been twice now and had a lovely meal both times with great service from your friendly staff. Just one regret, we didn't come sooner.

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

Excellent first dining experience We will definitely be back soon! Ian and Val

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Visited On Sunday, 15 July 2018

Fantastic meals and great service will always recommend the board head for the food and atmosphere and friendly staff

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Visited On Sunday, 08 July 2018

First time at the Boar’s Head and was not disappointed. The staff were polite and attentive. The choice of food was good and the food itself was delicious. A great place to eat.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 July 2018

Food and wine was excellent again as was the service, we have dined at the Boars Head several times and we have never been disappointed. See you again soon!

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Visited On Sunday, 01 July 2018

Food and service was 5*, as always! Food always seems to get better.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 July 2018

A really great sunday lunch with friends. Fabulous food, atmosphere and great service. Will definitely be revising.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

Always a pleasure to eat at the Boar’s Head. Good food, good service, pleasant atmosphere and surroundings.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

WE all had a wonderful day! Lovely food and we weren’t rushed. Fab!

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

An excellent fathers day meal - setting is lovely and the food is delicious - I can't remember the last time my daughter cleared her plate - brilliant. Also - very impressed with service - my son ordered a burger but didn't do a very good job at saying that he didn't want anything on it - when it came out with relish, the waitress was lovely, the kitchen was excellent and everything was dealt with brilliantly and he thoroughly enjoyed his replacement - you didn't necessarily have to do that, but shows fantastic customer service that you did. Thank you again.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

Service was a little slow but perhaps to be expected as busy day

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Visited On Friday, 15 June 2018

Will definitely be returning to the Boars Head

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Visited On Sunday, 03 June 2018

The food was really good and the polite yet friendly service from the young lady who served us was excellent. will definitely be returning

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Visited On Saturday, 02 June 2018

My sister really enjoyed her vegetarian option which included her dietary needs. The specials give a lot more choice and the cherry and chocolate mousse was delicious.

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Visited On Sunday, 27 May 2018

Great cheese and onion pie - chips were a bit odd - more like roast potatoes, but still tasty.

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Visited On Saturday, 26 May 2018

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Visited On Saturday, 05 May 2018

been a few times now and always good will be back again very soon thanks.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 May 2018

Have visited here a few times now and always fantastic. Great service and the food is amazing.

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Visited On Friday, 04 May 2018

Visited in the 4th May for a birthday celebration meal. With the weather being hot it was busy, but that did not affect the service nor the quality of food. The waitress was friendly and attentive and the food top notch as always. The dishes came out swiftly between courses and the ingredients were locally sourced so a big plus and the menu has something a little different from other establishments and is very good value. The location and dining room/bar area is stunning and relaxing. l would highly recommend a visit whatever the occasion as you will not be disappointed. We will definitely be returning.

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

Lovely atmosphere and the food was amazing!

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Visited On Sunday, 22 April 2018

Excellent food, lovely decor and friendly and efficient service

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Visited On Sunday, 15 April 2018

Great all round experience would highly recommend

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