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PUBLISHED: 09:40 26 January 2017

Venison & black pudding scotch egg at the Derby Arms, Longridge

Venison & black pudding scotch egg at the Derby Arms, Longridge


Bowland is a place bursting with delicious offerings – so we’ve chosen some of the best restaurants and eateries serving up some visual treats to get your taste buds tingling.

Parker Arms Parker Arms is set in the trough of Bowland and the food is equally as stunning as they use only the freshest produce from the county.

The Garden Kitchen The Garden Kitchen at Holden Clough Nursery serves up their quirky take on afternoon tea with their signature afternoon picnics.

Bowland Chocolate Company Bowland Chocolate Company is every chocolate lovers dream with all chocolates being handmade in Slaidburn in the heart of the Forest of Bowland.

Inn at Whitewell The Inn at Whitewell is an old fashioned rural inn and its delicious food and menu has won them many awards.

Holmes Mill is home to the Bowland Brewery where you can drink, eat and relax in a stunning renovated textiles mill.

Spread Eagle In the heart of Ribble Valley is Spread Eagle, a cosy coaching inn serving Lancashire tapas and regional dishes with a twist, using only local suppliers.

Bashall Barn Bashall Barn is a Ribble Valley destination with a coffee shop, ice cream parlour and national award winning restaurant serving delicious local produce.

Derby Arms, Longridge- The Derby Arms is part of the award winning Seafood Pub Company that has branches across the county. As you can see, it’s not just fish on the menu.

Puddleducks Team Room Puddleducks Tea Room is located in the quant village of Dunsop Bridge offering a menu full of delicious English classics.

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