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Name of pub:

The Victoria Inn, but people know us as Fanny’s.

Address of pub:

26 Markland Hill, Heaton, Bolton, BL1 5AG.

Landlord/landlady name: We are a family run pub.

How long have you been the landlord/landlady for?

We will be celebrating ten years on August 23.

Bar staff: There are 45 members off staff all together, from chefs to bar staff.

History of the pub:

The Victoria Inn, “Fanny’s,” is a family run pub and restaurant with lots to offer. Home-cooked fresh food, Fine cask ales, a large selection of the finest wines and cocktails, all served in a truly warm, relaxed environment.

Whether you’re looking for classic British dishes, something a bit more elegant or the healthier option we have it all to offer.

We are built on good food and drink to suit any mood or occasion, friendly service and a modern atmosphere to come and relax.

Is food served if so what’s on the menu?

Yes we are well known for our delicious foods. Sunday roasts, afternoon tea, bottomless brunch we have a fantastic A la carte menu.

Is there a beer garden? Yes we have a lovely outdoor area.

Do you have any darts/snooker/pool teams? No.

Most popular drink served is:

Pornstar Martini, prosecco on a Friday because we do fizzy fridays.

Most memorable moment?

When we had a refurb it was wonderful welcoming people back in.

Do you have an entertainment line up? We have a quiz every Monday.

Have you faced any challenges within the industry?

Covid 19.

The best thing about running a pub is…

The lovely customers and a friendly atmosphere.

The worst thing about running a pub is…

Lockdown was awful, getting us up and running again was hard work.

The perfect hangover cure...

A full English. We serve one everyday from 11 - noon.