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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, 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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Visited On Sunday, 08 April 2018

as a group of 17 we expected to have some problems but far from it ,the day was perfect and everyone was happy with the service and food ,i had the smoked haddock risotto and it was so tasty ,bravo chef bravo .

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Visited On Sunday, 25 March 2018

Polite and Attentive staff. Food was excellent. Great gin menu. Would highly recommend :-) x

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Visited On Saturday, 10 March 2018

Fabulous as always our favourite dining out place!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

We absolutely love the Boar's Head at Hoghton. The food and service is wonderful. We we certainly be coming back soon.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 March 2018

A pleasant greeting, good food and excellent service throughout.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 March 2018

Staff were excellent and our young waitress was very friendly and diligent. All the food was enjoyed and price very reasonable!

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Visited On Sunday, 25 February 2018

Excellent Sunday lunch.lovely waitresses. Firstly atmosphere. I will be back Angela highly recommend

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Visited On Saturday, 24 February 2018

The food and service was excellent and I would recommend the boars head. The only slight negative I could give was the heating was on full blast throughout the meal and left us feeling somewhat flush, but I couldn’t mark it down for that.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Lovely food, fresh & homemade. Family of 7, all tried something different & all enjoyed.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Had a lovely meal. Would have liked some fruit teas on the menu instead of normal tea but that’s about it.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

Great food as always service slower than usual even though it was quiet.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

went to boars head with misses and her mum 11 feb for tea they had steak pie and loved it i had 10 0Z ribeye it was fantastic i always go boars head good service and great food.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

Great Sunday lunch, meat always cooked to perfection, lovely and tender 😃

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Visited On Saturday, 10 February 2018

Very good service, lovely food and nice atmosphere

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 February 2018

We have dined at the Boars Head on a number of occasions. The staff are very welcoming and attentive. The food is always good and the the way the restaurant is set out makes for a very cosy atmosphere.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 February 2018

Really enjoyed. Lovely dining experience. Food could do to be a little cheaper. But still 9 out 10.

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Visited On Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Great service and lovely food.

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Visited On Thursday, 25 January 2018

Superb as usual! Been 4 times now and the food and service has been superb every time! We've recommended the Boars Head to all our friends and family and no one has had anything negative to say about it! You're doing a great job there; keep it up

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Visited On Sunday, 21 January 2018

Service is a little hit and miss at times and we have walked out before now. Although brockmans is on gin list it has been out of stock on last 3 visits going back to October.food always great

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