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The Old Bank

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
6 Church Street | Orrell, Wigan WN5 8TG, England
+44 1695 627600
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 Church Street | Orrell, Wigan WN5 8TG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place! Been a few times,for breakfast, lunch and a cheeky vino on a Friday evening. It’s an asset to orrell :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Never been one to complain about service but there's a first time for everything..... I've never been made to feel as uncomfortable as I have today at 'The Old Bank in Orrell' Nipped in for a pit stop on a walk ordered and paid for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 494gaynorj
LeeM4455, Owner at The Old Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi. After reading through your comments I was very alarmed as we pride ourselves on having great customer service and if you read below you will see how many positive comments we get on this. Therefore I spoke to all members of staff working at...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

I visited the old bank with a friend on 20.8.18. We sat down at a table but after a few minutes we hadn't received any service so decided to hop up to the bar and request a menu. I was advised that there was no...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Chatterboxmegan
LeeM4455, Owner at The Old Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi. I must apologise for this. We had a few weekends when we didn’t have a chef to Cover our head chef. This has now been rectified and we have an outstanding second chef so food is now served 7 days per week including Thursday...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

With a bit of time to spare, we decied to call in at The Old Bank for coffees and breakfast. The staff were polity and prompt to take our order then we sat at one of the tables away from the bar area. The food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Laughingbear
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

20% off food currently, so we decided to have another visit. This visit was much better than the last. The food was very tasty. I would recommend the halloumi wrap, it was delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank O7442IElaurenb
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Positive firsts, the staff are lovely and well accommodating and the building itself is lovely. Went for breakfast with a few friends, quite disappointing. One had the bagel, egg not runny and overall very greasy. I ordered the avocado and smoked salmon, not very much...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank HannahC948
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Always go for coffee every thursday Took our friends there for food and drinks Saturday afternoon As usual great service ,food good ,great afternoon

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 469william
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I took my friend here for a birthday lunch 2 weeks ago...staff very friendly and efficient,the place was warm and cosy sat on a lovely old leather sofa Bought a bottle of white sauvignon blanc wine it was delicious,for lunch we chose the special which...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Suemc123
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This place is 1/2 way for me to meet my friend for lunch so we thought we would try it after reading other good reviews. It didn’t disappoint! A small but nice menu choice. I had a lovely coffee and chicken, bacon and avocado on...More

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank mandym22
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I had been here many times in the past but today was a review day lovely woman serving with not anything too much to ask, then the food was made fresh and the coffee well is the best I've had In a long time. Latte...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank brom800
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James H
3 December 2017|
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Response from illuminate322 | Reviewed this property |
Yes children are allowed in the day time :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Church Street | Orrell, Wigan WN5 8TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 627600
  • E-mail
Warm friendly cafe/wine bar situated in orrell village. We serve delicious sandwiches, soups and breakfasts accompanied by our amazing coffee and fresh cakes. We provide a warm cosy, atmosphere where we hope you will enjoy visiting.
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