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Salt Barge

Ollershaw Lane

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - Midnight

Meal Times

12 - 8



About the Pub

Built and opened in 1861 and situated opposite the Lion Salt Works Museum the Salt Barge Inn is popular with locals and walkers alike. A pictorial history of the Salt Mine is illustrated throughout the ‘top bar’ and coupled with an open fire, makes for a cosy drinking den. Marbury Country Park and the Anderton Boat Lift are near by and moorings are available on the Trent and Mersey canal, which boasts a direct route to the pub.

Food is served daily from 12 until 8 and includes something for everyone, from sandwiches to nibbles and home-made pies.

Well-behaved dogs are welcome too and a water station offers them fresh drinking water, and in winter there are plenty of log burners and an open fire to curl up in front of.

The Salt Barge focuses heavily on local beer and regularly offers two or more ales from the nearby Tatton Brewery plus a good range of local bottled beer. The guest ale offering increases throughout the summer months. The cider offer also varies seasonally but where possible is local too.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Tatton --varies--
  • Tatton Best (up to 2 beers from Tatton)

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

From local breweries.

Source: Local

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Salt Barge, Marston


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Summer Only.


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    2 rooms available.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV


  • WiFi Wifi

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Salt Barge

Ollershaw Lane

Sat Nav Reference

53.275075, -2.495917

OS Reference



Closest Station (1550m)


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