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Opening on 4th July.
Full details on link below.

Reservations will be necessary - even if you’re only visiting for drinks.
This gives us a detailed record of all visitors should there be a need to track and trace.
It also ensures that we do not overcrowd and will allow all patrons the necessary space to safely enjoy their visit.
For tables indoors, the maximum size is 6ppl and everyone seated must all be part of one or two different households.
For tables outdoors, the maximum size can be 8ppl but they must all be part of one or two different households.
For a mixture of people from more than two households, you can book a table of a maximum size for 6ppl outdoors only.

ALL TABLES ARE BOOKED FOR 3 HOURS AS STANDARD. Pre booking down to 15 minutes before or even ask at the door.

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South Meadow Lane

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 12.30 am
SaturdayMidday - 12.30 am
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

No service Mon
12 - 2.30,5 - 8.30 Tue - Thu
12 - 2.30,5 - 9 Fri
12 - 9 Sat
12 - 8.30 Sun



About the Pub

Beside the River Ribble, the main railway line and Miller Park, the pub has a main bar area plus a lounge with a real fire in winter and two conservatories overlooking the garden. Live music and theatre regularly feature in a separate arts/events space that's also used for beer festivals.

Eight hand pumps, with a cider and up to seven microbrewery beers including the house ale from Marble and a dark beer - only five hand pumps are in the main bar area, the others are in the back bar although details of all beers available will be on display in the main bar. Freshly cooked meals are served daily except Monday.

A two-time winner of local CAMRA Pub of the Year and multiple nominee for the Good Beer Guide the Continental was awarded the CAMRA Central Lancashire Pub of the Season for Autumn 2018 adding to its list of accolades.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Marble Continental

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 6 changing beers.

Source: National

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Continental, Preston


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    One handpump.

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    At least once a year.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Menus on website.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Menus on website.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Large area with picnic tables out the back.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    The Snug and both conservatories.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Frequent - see website.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area


  • WiFi Wifi

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South Meadow Lane

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53.750295, -2.70684


  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Station (650m)

Preston (Lancs)

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