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The Bird at Birtle

$$ - $$$, British,
239 Bury & Rochdale Old Road | Birtle, Bury OL10 4BQ, England
+44 1706 540500
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak pudding” (24 reviews)
“mussels” (29 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (5 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
239 Bury & Rochdale Old Road | Birtle, Bury OL10 4BQ, England
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1 - 10 of 522 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Unfortunately a disappointing evening. The starting point of a good restaurant should be good customer service. Unfortunately this was non existent. The food was poor. It tasted like it was frozen. Which was disappointing for such a limited menu. To top things off there was...More

Thank Jake L
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Bird at Birtle have completed an outstanding job of the refurbishment of the building. Set back from the main road, it looks another typical traditional pub, but from the main entrance a modern and sleek design invites visitors to one of the areas newest...More

Thank LJF93
Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner and I come here fairly frequently, so I felt that it was time I wrote a review. We have always enjoyed our experiences. The Bird offers fancy pub food at affordable prices. There is an extensive bar menu, friendly staff and a nice...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for our anniversary greeting was lovely fantastic decor was impressed as soon as we walked through the door . Service was fast and friendly staff were immaculate. Food was out of this world would highly recommend

Thank viprfit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely surroundings and decor inside, slight problem with noise circulation though due to flooring and brick walls. It’s not the place if you are looking for a quiet meal and intimacy. Starter was good, albeit size wise for price I think doesn’t match up. Same...More

Thank ryanalessandra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a regular at nutters we wanted to try the bird at birtle and it did not disappoint. The building is absolutely beautiful and it has a lovely nutters but more relaxed vibe going on, perfect for cocktails and a Sunday dinner, which at around...More

Thank Chloeleigh89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here before and so wanted to take family for a lively Sunday meal. I booked via telephone and as told it’s a set menu is that ok? Later I looked on the website. No mention of set menu on a Sunday or...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Late review as i forgot. April I had booked a table for 30 ish guests for my fiances 30th. Food was beautiful and staff were very attentive and helpful. You expect a couple of food orders to be wrong with a big group but everything...More

Thank Amypoo1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here last weekend , good menu quality of food was excellent both in choice and variety , the service was second to none I could not give this restaurant any higher praise , I would be happy to return and would recommend to others...More

Thank Louis W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with friends for lunch, what a lovely place on a sunny afternoon. The staff were very welcoming, organised, and efficient. I had the fish and chips, friends had beef, and the twice baked soufflé no complaints from anyone. The menu is varied with...More

Thank shodgkinson30
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Sue-Mark6404
11 January 2018|
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Response from TheBirdatBirtle | Property representative |
Hi, Thankyou for your question! Unfortunately we only have one dish per course suitable for vegans at this moment in time. It consists of:- Starter - Tomato & Celeriac Soup Main - Mediterranean Vegetable Curry with Cous... More
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Joanne S
24 September 2017|
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Response from TheBirdatBirtle | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, We don't have a separate Children's menu although we do have a selection of our main meals available in smaller portions and more plain if necessary. For example, Sausage & Mash or The Mini Birtle Burger Hope... More
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Kathline O
8 September 2017|
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Response from TheBirdatBirtle | Property representative |
The menu is both the same in the bar and the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Cuisine
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Bury & Rochdale Old Road | Birtle, Bury OL10 4BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 540500
  • E-mail
Description
A newly refurbished gastro-pub Located on the outskirts of Lancashire's countryside, The Bird at Birtle promises to deliver sumptuous, flavoursome dishes, local cask ales and heart-warming drinks in a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere.
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