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Name of pub: The Bridge Hotel.

Address of pub: 121 Church Street, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7BR.

Landlord/Landlady name: Susan Stewart ( General Manager) Samantha Stanley ( Deputy).

How long for: Since November 2019.

Staff: Kelly Evans, Kate Powell, Finlay Stanley, Jane Tingle, Leanne Ryan.

History of the pub: It is a historic three storey pub in Horwich dating back to the late 1800’s. Recently it was transformed into a Hotel/Pub/Function venue offering great food.

We cater for birthdays, weddings and everything in between. 
For weddings, we’ve got a terrific space with a private bar, creative menus and 9 en-suite guest rooms. Please please use the form below to find out more about what we have to offer.
For business meetings we have a large screen TV and are able to offer a competitive day rate that includes refreshments.
There’s also nine modern en-suite bedrooms with lots of original features maintained during the refurb. We are proud to say that we are rapidly building a reputation for great food and a stunning hotel.

Is there a beer garden? There is an outside seated smoking area.

Most popular drink served: cask ales, draft lagers and a gins.

Do you serve food? Yes we do varied traditional pub food from sandwiches to steak.

Daily deals include two pizzas for £10.00 on Monday and Tuesday.
Curry and a pint for £8.95 Wednesdays.
Two steaks plus a bottle of wine Thursday and Saturday for £25.00.
Fish Friday is fish, chips and mushy peas plus house lager, bitter or a  glass of house wine or a soft drink for £9.95.
Sunday lunch £12.50 for two courses or £14.95 for three. There is a kids menu as well.

Have you faced any challenges? Yes covid 19 has been the worst time for us like all other pubs.

Most memorable moment at the pub: Our greatly anticipated opening night.

Do you have any entertainment on? Yes we have live music every weekend.

The best thing about running a pub is... Social aspect, meeting new friends every day.

The worst thing about running a pub is... Long Hours

Perfect hangover cure is... One of our Classic Burgers and a coke!