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The Hungry Duck

76 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AG, England
+44 1706 550899
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chateaubriand” (9 reviews)
“venison” (13 reviews)
“treacle” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
International, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
76 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AG, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Hungry Duck
1. A fantastic Sunday lunch!
"Beautifully presented, cooked to perfection & delicious"
Leedsaway67
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2. Perfect Experience
"Lovely atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable staff and excellent wine"
davew40
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3. Small but perfect in every way
"perfect in every way. I always feel the love at The Hungry Duck"
CJ T
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The set menu on a Sunday is an absolute bargain! The food and combination of ingredients is amazing!! Pistachio butter... treacle Vinegar... I wish I could have brought some home! Staff are knowledgeable of the food and drink and seem genuinely happy to work there.More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank FibonacciFlowers
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank-you so much for your review. We all love Sundays here at the bistro. And we're absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed yourself so much and that you reckon it's as much of a good deal as we do. We're so lucky to have...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love this place! Unfortunately we don’t get to visit too often, but when we do...oh my! It does not disappoint!! Fantastic staff and a hands on owner who has the most incredible taste in wine. If you love food, wine (& general beers etc)...More

Date of visit: September 2018
5  Thank KimLMc
Joe K, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank-you for your review. It means the world to the whole team that you enjoyed yourselves enough to take the time out of your day to let us (and the rest of the world) about your experience. Joe may be hands on, but...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited early evening, the restaurant was slowly filling up, every table had the same excellent service. I particularly like water brought to the table straight away. We both had the pigs cheeks with barley which was beautifully served and very tasty. I had sea bass...More

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank lyndah595
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank for coming to see us and for writing your review. We love hearing back from our guests about how we are doing and it helps us focus on what people really appreciate. Yup. The popcorn sounds weird. But it totally worked didn't...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow just wow. This was our second visit and yet again the food failed to disappoint. Starters consisted of crayfish rissoto and pigs cheek. The main was chatuebriand cooked medium rare. In all honesty, I've never tasted food on this level. Superb. Compliments to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank royf635
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank-you for your review. We couldn't be more grateful, not only for the time you have so obviously taken to write your review, but that you clearly found the consistency that we as a whole team strive to deliver, day in, day out....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here for a late Sat lunch after a gorgeous walk along the Irwell. It’s so dog friendly that she was served with her ball of water before us. The set menu is the best I’ve seen and such amazing value. Fabulous staff who did...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank LHInWhitefield
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review. The entire team really does appreciate the feedback from our guests regardless of format, and TripAdvisor is a great platform for people to get to know us through the experiences of others. We're pretty much all huge dog people...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a cracking little bistro. Be sure to book as there are only 30 seats and quite right;y it is busy. We had the set lunch menu. I cannot remember a better value meal in the vicinity. A warm welcome and tremendous service throughout. And...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank robp984
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank-you for taking the time to write your review. Feedback such as yours is great for small, independent businesses such as ours. It really helps us to focus on what is important and what our guests really think about us. We love being...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Love this place, wish we'd come here a lot sooner. My wife goes as far as saying it the best meal she has ever eaten.More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank DaveRedDog
hungryduckuk, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review. We're just glad that you made it to see us. Better late than never! Please also pass our thanks on to your wife. We really do appreciate comments like hers. It really makes our day! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading lots of reviews here we decided to try it out for Saturday night Got a lovely call mid afternoon to say the loo wasn’t playing nicely which I thought showed great customer care. Whilst we were there the staff we excellent and did...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank davedP8859MA
Joe K, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank-you for your review. We love hearing back from our guests! We're so grateful for your understanding about the naughty bathroom. Believe us when we say it was mightily frustrating for us, although we are glad to report that the issue has now...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came on a Saturday night as a group of two couples. We’d had a phone call earlier about issues with the bathroom and an apologetic explanation that only number ones were able to be flushed and asked if we would still be ok with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank Nicola R
Joe K, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Wow! Thank-you for spending so much time in writing your review. We seriously love feedback, and you have thrown some absolute nuggets our way. We're all absolutely thrilled that you had such a fantastic evening overall. It makes what we do all the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As usual wonderful service, I ordered scallops and my husband ordered mussels, it was great to have the place of origin and how they are collected really interesting, I had duck to follow which although a little bit chewy the taste was amazing, my husband...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Pam H
Joe K, Owner at The Hungry Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank-you for your review! Your feedback is invaluable to a small business like us, and we love being able to hear back from our guests. We're absolutely gutted that you found your duck a little on the chewy side. We hope that we...More

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lestenor
12 April 2018|
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Response from icecoolcat | Reviewed this property |
The toilet is downstairs so I would think not.
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merritt402
16 July 2017|
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Response from w_john_c | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has been open quite a few years but Joe and his team took over about 2 years ago and have got better and better. Message them and they will tell you all about their foid and philosophy.
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Response from hungryduckuk | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Howdy! We're so sorry to have taken so long in replying. If we're honest, we've never thought to check TripAdvisor for direct messages/questions. We are indeed open Sunday 23rd. We're open from 12 and serve 12 til 7. Give... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$53
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Ramsbottom
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 550899
  • E-mail
Description
We are an independent Bistro serving a modern, chef-driven menu. Head Chef Cassie Bond. Local & seasonal ingredients, great wine list & cocktails.
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