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Pioneer Bar and Brasserie

107 Liverpool Road | Crosby, Liverpool L23 5TD, England
+44 151 924 1665
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (17 reviews)
“tapas” (14 reviews)
“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
107 Liverpool Road | Crosby, Liverpool L23 5TD, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Food was fine, some bits nicer then others - just an average meal. Staff were polite but service was extremely slow. We waited for someone to come back over as we needed new drinks but we went drinkless for about 20 minutes.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tori1718
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely place to chill on a Sunday after your roast dinner. The bar was busy but friendly. Had a bottle of Peroni and sat watching some news on tv. There are good food on the menu. Maybe next time. A private function room upstairs....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chriswY7386RX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pioneer came to our rescue on New Year’s Eve. We had a reservation at another local restaurant which had cancelled our booking 20 mins before we were due to eat. (I’ve given that place a separate review). Not expecting to find anywhere else to eat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank paula_ciu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Along with 11 friends i went to a prebooked champagne fizz afternoon tea at Pioneer. It was so worth the visit and my friends and I are still talking about and sharing pics 4 days on so i felt compelled to write a positive review....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Mydiane2009
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for an early evening meal- the music in the bar was so loud- believe there was a baby shower taking place-we sat at the table furthest away from the bar but we could not hear ourselves talk.I could not eat my vegetarian meal as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank veggielady2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I never usually do reviews but I make an exception for this restaurant and their service and food are in fact exceptional. I have been on a number of occasions now as they have such a warm welcoming atmosphere. I recently visited on New Year’s...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Claire2590
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Pioneer on Christmas Eve with friends and family. I had the cannon of lamb and my husband the beef stroganoff, our youngest eat from the children’s menu but our 12 year old didnt want the child’s menu but didn’t like anything on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank clarer728
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taken by my daughter, we had a superb lunch. Nice atmosphere and good staff. Service was good and some great options on the menu. Children’s menu available.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank R4943CMmichaelc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a party of 10 on Christmas Eve. The website said they had both a Christmas menu and a normal evening menu. We were booked in for 6.45pm but got there early so we could have some drinks at the bar. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank nursenorthwest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

25/12/18 Excellent service, food was lovely ,staff where lovely friendly smiling faces happy atmosphere. Once again a great time at the Pioneer

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Heather-merseyside
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4 January 2017|
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Response from Stezinho | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry never had afternoon tea!
24 March 2016|
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Response from IamMickey | Reviewed this property |
Well...I've just checked on the satnav and it says it would take 1 day and 5 hours to walk to the pioneer bar from crake valley. So it may be worth considering something a little closer. Although if you've got sturdy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Liverpool Road | Crosby, Liverpool L23 5TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool>  > Central Liverpool
  • Neighbourhood: Central Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 924 1665
  • E-mail
Pioneer has been operating for 10 years. Family run business in the heart of Crosby. Prominent Location on Liverpool Rd A565, on the corner of Endbutt Lane which is the main road passing through Crosby from Liverpool city centre or the opposite direction from Southport . There is a large stylish bar and separate restaurant, with chilled background music to suit the mood of the different times of day. Open weekends from 9am and weekdays from 11am, serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea (pre bookable), and dinner. Also Tapas in the bar area. A fully stocked bar, wine menu, cocktails, beers, over 18 varieties of gin and non alcoholic drinks and coffees. Variety of menus available for different times of the day specialising in using fresh produce all cooked to order A popular private dining/ function room available for all occasions for sit down meals and buffets for corporate meetings, birthday parties, funerals, Christenings, Holy Communions, weddings and baby showers etc
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