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Pubs & Bars

Wirral has some great pubs to choose from.

Paradox - Wirral Bar of the Year 2017

The team at Paradox in Heswall are dedicated to offer fantastic service, fabulous fresh food in the restaurant and a choice of exciting drinks in our stylish bar lounge. When evening turns to night the lights go down, the music goes up and the party begins so why not stay and enjoy the great atmosphere until late.

The Wro Bar in West Kirby is not short of an award or two: 'Wirral Bar of the Year' 2016, Winner of  'Merseyside Bar of the Year' for 2016, 2014, 2011 & 2010, as well as in the Tourism Entrepeneur category in 2012. It also won 'Wirral Bar Team' 2014 & 2015, 'Wirral Team of the Year 2013' . The Wro is a stylish and sophisticated bar, offering an al fresco option - perfect to drink in the sun with your glass of wine on a summer’s day. Find out more... The Wro Loft upstairs is the perfect space for an event or function. The Wro's sister restaurant - The Wro Lounge is opposite, ideal for a relaxed meal in beautifully designed surroundings.

The Fox and Hounds situated in the conservation area of Barnston, the present pub was built about 1911 on the site of an Ale House & Barn.The Fox’ has a fantastic choice of real ales, lagers, fine wines and over 60 whiskies. Enjoy the peaceful beer garden on a summer’s day, perfect for a refreshing drink or bite to eat. The traditional menu consists of home-cooked pub food along with a wide range of hearty meals and daily specials. (Dog friendly - see listing for details).

The Jug & Bottle, winner of the 'Wirral Taste Award 2014', offers delicious wholesome British food, great British beers and a fantastic selection of world wines! Nestled away from the hustle of bustle of Heswall, “the Jug” as it is affectionately known by the locals sits up at the top of Mount Avenue in its own tranquil gardens with views overlooking the hills of North Wales. 

The Red Fox, in Thornton Hough, is a traditional pub restaurant with open firesand lots of character. Come and enjoy a lively yet civilised atmosphere, where locals and visitors alike can enjoy an inviting pub restaurant in this idyllic part of Wirral. (Dog friendly - see listing for details).

The Ship Hotel has been a fond favourite down in Parkgate for years. The Ship serves a gastro menu of delicious homemade dishes (even down to their chips!) seven days a week as well as offering its famous roasts on Sundays. Along with a hearty homemade menu, The Ship is also proud of its award-winning cask ales including a number of beers sourced from local breweries. (Dog friendly - see listing for details).

Marco's New York Italian within the Holiday Inn Express in Hoylake  is a new concept by chef Marco Pierre White, and offers a New York style bar as well as a great dining experience.

Oxton Bar & Kitchen Family owned bar and restaurant in the heart of leafy Oxton Village.  Classic cocktails, local micro brewery cask ales, boutique craft beers & wines, sourced from small, independent suppliers. Enjoy live music every Friday and Saturday. Check out the video below:

Wirral Ale Trail From traditional seaside locations to rural country pubs. The Wirral Ale trail has a uniquely diverse selection of pubs and venues with one thing in common, Great Real Ale. All of the pubs have this as the heart of what they do. This trail takes that hassle of driving and the designated taxi driver away and allow you to concentrate on one thing, enjoying the ale, the hospitality and your friends.

The Cowshed Restaurant, The Wheatsheaf, Raby

The Wheatsheaf Inn dates back to 1611, and is Wirral's oldest pub. With a distinctive thatched roof and black and white exterior, the Inn offers olde worlde charm alongside fine dining.  The adjoining Cowshed Restaurant offers pub lunches, and an a la carte evening menu.

If it is liquid refreshment you’re after you will find a range of bars: from chic surroundings for pre-dinner drinks, relaxing café-bars, to live music and entertainment.

Other places to enjoy drinks:

Gusto

The Leverhulme Hotel

The Refreshment Rooms

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    The Jug and Bottle

    Heswall

    Delicious wholesome British food, great British beers and a fantastic selection of world wines!

    Nestled away from the hustle of bustle of Heswall, “the Jug” as it is affectionately known by the locals sits up at the top of Mount Avenue in its own tranquil gardens with views overlooking the...

  2. The Wheatsheaf Inn Raby

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    The Wheatsheaf Inn Raby

    Wirral

    The Wheatsheaf Inn is probably the oldest public house in Wirral. Distinctive because of its thatched roof and black and white construction . Inside it offers olde worlde charm with its Inglenook fire places and general decor. It specialises in real ale offering a choice of at least 10.

    The Chef...

  3. Fox and Hounds exterior

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    The Fox and Hounds

    Barnston

    Situated in the conservation area of Barnston on the Wirral Peninsula, the present pub was built about 1911 on the site of an Ale House & Barn. A lot of the original character was retained when downstairs living accommodation was converted into drinking space in 1984. The Lounge Bar is perfect for...

  4. The Queen's Royal

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    The Queen's Royal

    New Brighton

    The Queen’s Royal is a contemporary restaurant which offers great British cuisine in splendid surroundings. We are situated on the classic New Brighton waterfront with superb views of the River Mersey, on the north east tip of the Wirral Peninsula, close to the Floral Pavilion and Wirral Heritage...

  5. The Wro Bar

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    The Wro Bar and Loft

    West Kirby

    Author: Visit Wirral

    West Kirby's most sophisticated place to see & be seen while you chill out with friends, family & colleagues!

    The Wro Bar & Loft, 'Merseyside Bar of the Year' 2016 &  'Wirral Bar of the Year' 2016, can be whatever suits – you can pop in for a coffee, a great glass of...

  6. Paradox Heswall

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    Paradox

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    Wirral

    * Winner of 'Wirral Bar of the Year' 2017

    Here at Paradox Harry, Andy & the team are dedicated to offer fantastic service, fabulous fresh food in our restaurant & a choice of exciting drinks in our stylish bar lounge.

    When evening turns to night the lights go down, the music goes up and...

  7. Hillbark Hotel

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    The Hillbark Hotel

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    Restaurant

    Wirral,

    Author: Visit Wirral

    The elegant & 3 AA Rosette and award winning restaurant - Riviera at Hillbark, has rapidly established itself as a premier gourmet dining destination. Extravagantly furnished with lavish gilt armchairs, the tables laid with crisp white linen, finest crystal and silverware,...

  8. The Ship Hotel

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    The Ship Hotel

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    Parkgate

    The Ship has been a fond favourite down in Parkgate for years and with its recent refurbishment in the lounge bar it is now even more of a talking point. The Ship serves a gastro menu of delicious homemade dishes (even down to their chips!) seven days a week as well as offering its famous roasts on...

  9. The Red Fox Wirral

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    The Red Fox

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    Thornton Hough

    The Red Fox, formally The Grange, reopened after extensive renovation work, transforming it into a traditional pub restaurant with open fires, wooden floors, rug and plants and lots of characterful furniture. Come and enjoy a lively yet civilised atmosphere, where locals and visitors alike can...

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    Oxton Bar and Kitchen

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    Oxton

    Oxton Bar & Kitchen is an independent family owned business, priding ourselves on our service, quality and atmosphere, since 2004.

    Situated in the heart of leafy Oxton Village conservation area, amongst a vibrant community of shops, bars & restaurants. 

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    Freshly prepared, locally sourced,...

  11. Hickory's  Restaurant West Kirby

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    Hickory's Smokehouse

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    West Kirby

    Hickory's Smokehouse in West Kirby is an authentic American BBQ restaurant right here in Wirral. You can enjoy a traditional style of cooking that has its roots in the US but which we love to recreate here. We use specially imported smoker ovens to slow cook our meats until packed with flavour and...

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    The Refreshment Rooms

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    Rock Ferry

    The Refreshment Rooms is based on the Wirral waterfront at Rock Ferry and over looks the Mersey Estuary. Established in the 1880's as part of the ferry complex and re-opened under the original name in 2012.

    We serve food seven days a week from 12 noon until 9pm. Go to our Menu page on the...

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