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The Punchbowl

Lunt Road, Liverpool, L29 7WA

(((() British
  •  - Merseyside
  •  - Merseyside
  •  - Merseyside
  •  - Merseyside
  •  - Merseyside
  •  - Merseyside
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Fantastic food and amazing service

Brannigan 16 February 2019
from Liverpool

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About 200 years old, built on the old Grand National Steeplechase Course, The Punchbowl in Merseyside is traditional country pub, offering well-loved British cuisine in an eye-catching setting. Views of the patterned, red-brick exterior and ancient, imperious Sefton Parish Church can be enjoyed from the al fresco beer garden. The ornate hearth-fire also warms interior dining in winter.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Punchbowl menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Punchbowl ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

The Punchbowl in Lunt is just 6 minutes’ drive from Maghull, or 20 minutes into Liverpool.

The Punchbowl

Lunt Road, Liverpool, L29 7WA

Contact +44 1515261018

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Customer reviews for The Punchbowl

4.3 (((() (based on 28 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (18)
  • lunch (18)
  • value (18)
  • child friendly (8)
  • views (7)
  • large parties (6)
  • private dining (6)
  • romantic (5)
  • afternoon tea (4)
  • al fresco (4)
  • business (4)
  • luxury (3)
  • trendy (3)
  • breakfast (1)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((((( 16 February 2019 by Brannigan from Liverpool

    Fantastic food and amazing service

  • ((((* 11 January 2019 by Barbara from Sefton liverpool

    A very pleasant lunchtime venue. Staff very pleasant and obliging. Service excellent. Only downside was wobbly tables due to elderly floor!

  • ((((( 29 June 2018 by Catherine from Liverpool

    Cosy restaurant, attentive staff, gorgeous meat feast pizza with triple cooked chips. Yum!

  • ((((( 24 June 2018 by Tracy from Ormskirk

    Top notch. We had such a lovely meal on our first visit, with a really friendly service, that it was an easy choice to return for another meal. The decor is gorgeous, the food thoughtfully prepared and tasty, and the members of staff look like they want to be there.

  • ((*** 13 June 2018 by Ian from Liverpool

    Food ok, but service was very very slow.... Really slow

  • ((((( 17 May 2018 by June from Liverpool

    Ex cellent service and food couldn't be better.

  • ((((* 9 May 2018 by Stefan from Southport

    The food was very good and covered all allergies ( my wife is coeliac) good choice of drinks.

  • ((((( 24 December 2017 by Bernard from Liverpool

    Beautiful building in beautiful surroundings with plenty of parking and once inside treated to tasty food allied to very attentive service. My first visit to The Punchbowl but it won't be my [last!

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Victoria from Lydiate

    I love the punchbowl. Its location is beautiful and the pub itself has a lot of interesting history. The food never disappoints and we love coming here as a family.

  • ((((( 14 November 2017 by Kevin from Liverpool

    I had the Sea Bass and my girlfriend had the Roast Beef. The meals were very well presented and they looked as good as they tasted. The staff were very friendly and never pestered us like some restaurants do. Overall this restaurant is excellent for value and we will be dining there again.

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