WE love to shine the spotlight on local venues in our ‘Pub of the Week’ feature.

This time we have visited the popular Henighans Bar and Grill in Little Lever.

Name of the pub:

Henighans Bar & Grill

Address of the pub:

71 Lever Street Little Lever Bolton BL3 1BA

Landlord/landlady name:

Emma Donohue

How long have you been the landlord/landlady for?

A year on August 1

Bar staff and their names:

Phoenix, Ellie and Kelly

Give us some history about the pub:

It was formerly the Horse Shoe Inn, which opened in the 1800s. The new owner Nick Howcroft took over 14 years ago and named it Henighans Bar & Grill

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

Yes we have a fabulous menu from daddy burgers to steaks, ribs and wings combos. Too much to mention and not a ping in site, all freshly prepared by our top chef Quin (Cramonds) are Wednesday curry and a pint day £13.95, Thursdays burger and a pint £13.95, Fridays steak night 2 x 10oz steak meals £38. We have restaurant quality food at pub prices .

Is there a beer garden?

Yes with a children’s play area .

Do you have any darts/snooker/pool teams?

No not at the moment

Most popular drink served is:


Most memorable moment at the pub:

Several memorable moments, especially with our Saturday night entertainment

Do you have an entertainment line-up?

Yes every Saturday evening plus karaoke on a Friday night

Have you faced any challenges within the industry?

Not so far

The best thing about running a pub is...

Creating bonds, meeting new people and seeing people smile and having a laugh

The worst thing about running a pub is...

Not having enough hours in the day

The perfect hangover cure?

Hair of the dog

n Do you know of any local pub which deserves to be featured then you should contact robert.kelly@nqnw.co.uk