When visiting Lancashire you will find it has a great choice of countryside pubs and places to go out and eat and drink. In Lancashire, pubs produce old Lancashire classics, such as the melt in your mouth Lancashire hotpot or the great old pub classics like the beef stew or fish dishes such as scampi and chips. You will always find the people are friendly and down to earth, and easy to talk to. Getting around Lancashire is rather easy, if you wish to leave your car and go out on a night out, you will find most transport is regular. If you ask the bar staff in a pub they will give you a number for a local taxi if you are staying close by yet don’t wish to walk back to your hotel or apartment! Below I have listed five of the best pubs to visit in Lancashire.

1. Aspect Bar & Bistro – Located in Morecambe

This is an award-winning bistro with a fantastic cocktail bar that’s won awards, it also has an amazing view looking over the Lakeland Fells.

2. The Ship at Latham – Located in Lathom

Now, this is a great little traditional “English pub”, here you will experience a great range of real ales and also great music playing from time to time and friendly bar staff.

3. The Aspinall Arms – Located in Whalley

This is an old-fashioned Lancashire pub sat by the banks of the Ribble Valley overlooking a gawgus dated church named the “All Hallows Church”

4. The Higher Buck – Located in Clitheroe

With its friendly staff and great ales, it also serves up some old-fashioned well known Lancashire meals and has seven gawgus old-fashioned bedrooms, well worth a visit!

5. The Spread Eagle – Located in Clitheroe

This is a beautiful country inn full of character by the Bowland forest! It’s a lovely place known for its traditional values and afternoon tea.