The Parkers Arms

Hall gate hill, Newton in Bowland, Clitheroe, United Kingdom, BB7 3DY
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Opening Information

Tuesday to Friday 12 noon to 3pm lunch

Tuesday to Fridays from 6pm evenings

Saturday Open all day from 12 noon

Sunday Open all day from 12 noon

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Parkers Arms

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Fashionable, well-appointed pub, serving and baking the best of British.

As the very definition of a rising star, this tastefully renovated pub and restaurant has everything the worldly gourmand could desire, with none of the faff and pretension that usually comes with that title. Wines and beers are plucked from the world’s finest makers while food is served in the clean lines of the restaurant and woody bar. The menu is divided into ‘Parkers Perennials’ (Fleetwood-landed haddock in Bowland beer batter, potted trout with spiced butter, hot water crust pies, Lancashire cheese tart and Parker’ special s 10 oz Bowland beef skirt) or seasonal specials such as Bowland wild rabbit and ham terrine with beer bread, creamed foraged mushrooms or a Newton hogget leg with black peas and wild garlic in Autumn. With pastries, ice creams, bread, chutneys and more made on site, dessert sees familiar faces pulled off with aplomb. Eccles cakes, vanilla custard, home-made curds and damson compote are just a few examples. A wonderful place to come and recharge the batteries, in one of the country’s overlooked corners.

Cuisine: British
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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Very tasty food. Very efficient, friendly service. Lovely place.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Sublime food, beautifully cooked and presented. Service and atmosphere excellent too.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Brilliant as always

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Great food and on this occasion in particular, they went above and beyond which was greatly appreciated

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

It is a shame that you only have the option to rate five stars the Parkers Arms deserves more than that. The food was incredible yet again. This is food that makes you stop and smile. The service is warm and friendly. This littler gem is pure class. Obviously food critic Jay Rayner agrees.

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Visited On Friday, 06 March 2020

Always a special place with delicious food, great people and a wonderful atmosphere

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Fantastic fine dining 😀

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Always a real treat going to the Parkers arms. top notch food drink served up by warm and friendly people.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

This was our first visit definitely not our last . A warm welcome a great fireside table fantastic food especially the 48 hour marinated pork dish was one of the tastiest main courses we've ever had delicious. Great service , can't wait to visit again.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

Great setting, lovely chat at the bar, all drinks served efficiently, food was absolutely stunning. Will call in again on our way to Lancaster, well worth the detour!

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Who knew that a pork chop could be so very juicy and tender?! Absolutely delicious. The Parkers Arms never fails us. 3 tasty tasty courses, all good sized portions. A great culinary experience and extremely good value for money. Plus a beautiful rural setting

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Super food, super staff and lovely location What more could anyone want! Totally deserves its Top 7 Gastropub ranking! Try the crab and cod loin if its on and if you can tear yourself away from the handmade pies 💕 They even have a fab non alcoholic cocktail for drivers 10/10

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

We visited on a quiet Saturday lunchtime. The service was excellent and the food was just incredible. My wife had the Cheese pie, which was delicious. I had the curried hogget pie, which was possibly the best think I've ever eaten! Will definitely be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

The best food I have had in a while. Excellent service, open fire, dog friendly- what is not to love?

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Visited On Friday, 28 February 2020

Lovely to come in from the cold to a warm reception from a log fire and welcoming, friendly hosts. We were made to feel special and very well looked after by the team with amazing food and drink and help with the difficult task of what to choose. The Parkers Arms is in a fantastic setting too. Shame so far from home for us but well worth the travel.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

Superb food and drink in a stunning setting despite the poor weather. I had the most amazing hogget pie that i will never forget! We will definitely return, for sunday lunch this time.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 February 2020

After a long wet walk with two big dogs we couldn’t have been given a warmer welcome. Fantastic food and service and excellent value.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

What a great place to eat, service was brilliant and the food was second to none. I would highly recommend going.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

Excellent food, excellent staff. A fantastic night.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

As always the food impressed and the service was friendly and efficient despite being busy.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

Food was ok but meat was tough

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

Excellent food and service. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

Great food, wonderful service, lovely atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

Cannot praise enough. A truly excellent 3 course meal with outstanding service. I am particularly delighted by the way you cared and catered for my wife who has a number of food allergies. We'll be back soon.

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

You are guaranteed a warm friendly welcome, a good choice of beverages and delicious food inspired by local produce. A lovely place to relax and let your cares melt away.

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