Derby Arms

Pub Food

Chipping Road, Thornley, Longridge, PR3 2NB
Call this Venue on 01772 782 370 and mention Sugarvine

Newly refurbished pub with rooms at the gateway to the Trough of Bowland.

Dating back to the 18th century, The Derby Arms at Thornley enjoys a wonderful setting at the gateway to the Trough of Bowland, in-between Longridge and Chipping. It’s recently been taken over and completely refurbished by the award-winning Seafood Pub Company and features a central bar leading into three separate dining rooms. There’s also a tap room with bar games, an al fresco area and six bedrooms for guests that fancy an overnight stay. Executive chef Antony Shirley adds his international experience from Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge to Raffles in the West Indies. His food ranges from pub classics such as Salt beef and potato pie with caper and mustard relish, pickled red cabbage and gravy to signature dishes like Hake wrapped in proscuttio with olive crushed potatoes, parsley and lemon dressing and Derby Arms fish stew with prawn bisque, seasonal fish and shellfish, saffron potatoes, croutes, garlic mayo and Gruyère. And as a cask marque member, traditional award-winning cask ales and local brews from Lancashire breweries are part of a well-maintained selection of wines, spirits and soft drinks. Other Seafood Pub Company properties include the Other Seafood Pub Company properties include the Oyster & Otter at Feniscowles, near Blackburn, the Assheton Arms at Downham, the Fenwick Arms at Claughton, near Lancaster, the Farmers Arms at Great Eccleston, near Garstang and the Town Green Brasserie in Ormskirk.

Call this venue on 01772 782 370
and mention Sugarvine
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Special Offers and Vouchers

20% OFF Food: Get 20% off our a la carte menu in January and February, Monday- Friday, using the code ‘NEWYEAR17’. T's and C's apply. Booking Essential.
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Available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Sunday Classics: 3 courses, £18.50 (available until 5pm). Click here to view menu.
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Available on Sunday
Stay for Free: Stay for FREE Monday to Friday at one of our six pubs with rooms when spending at least £100 on food and drink in February. T & C's: Must dine after 7pm. Booking essential. Minimum spend in the restaurant £100 on food and drink, except Assheton Arms which is £120. Excludes Valentine’s weekend. Not in conjunction with 20% off or any other offer or special event. Breakfast not included. Must pay in full at time of booking.
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Available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Snooze In Style Sundays: Offer includes a two course dinner, bed and breakfast and a glass of Prosecco for just £109 per couple.
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Available on Sunday


Meet the Brewer Supper (Thursday 9th March)Andy Towers from the award winning brewers Timothy Taylors will be joining us to talk all things beer! From 8pm, £26.95pp. Click here for more details and to view menu.Mother's Day Brunch (Sunday 26th March)Served from 9am until 11am – Sunday 26th March. Complimentary glass of bucks fizz for each mum! Click here to view menu.Mother's Day (Sunday 26th March)Click here to view menu.Live Music (Regular Event)Every second Friday of the month.

Reader Reviews

My son took me for Mothers Day and what a wonderful afternoon it was. Lovely service and the food was fab. A lamb roast, pot pie and venison were enjoyed by all! In a lovely pub with views over Longridge fell at the back Mags

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Fact File: Derby Arms, Longridge

Opening Hours (Food Served)8.00am- 10pm Saturday and SundayVenue SnapshotMain dining room capacity | 90 people Best Seat | Table 29 which is situated by the fire is always a favourite; Table number 22 which is a large table that runs along the front of the front window with a beautiful chandelier hanging down beside it, is also popular.Booking policy | Reservations preferred - Walk In's acceptedParking | Own car park Average price of a 3 course lunch (without drinks) | £20 Average price of a 3 course evening meal (without drinks) | £26.50 House wine (bottle) | £15.50 House wine (glass) | £4.20 Wine list | 42 bottles No Service charge Alcohol | Fully licenced The venue is located near to Beacon FellDisabled FacilitiesWheelchair access | Not in the roomsSpecial Dietary RequirementsSome vegetarian main course options Vegan food cooked by request only Wheat/gluten free food cooked by request only Family FriendlySeparate childrens menu Dedicated baby changing facilities Children welcome at all times Additional FacilitiesOutside dining space | The venue is situated in the beautiful countryside of Longridge; the outside dining space creates a tranquil peaceful setting to enjoy the scenery whilst tasting the delights that the pub has to offerOvernight accommodation | rooms Dog friendly Wi Fi Access | Free Non-diners welcome Separate bar area with seating Breakfast served Express lunch Service | Lunch Club Group Booking & PartiesMaximum group booking size | 50 people Main function room capacity | The whole pub can also be hired out.Card Payment OptionsCredit cards accepted Debit cards accepted
Derby Arms Featured Offer 20% OFF Food: Get 20% off our a la carte menu in January and February, Monday- Friday, using the code ‘NEWYEAR17’. T's and C's apply. Booking Essential. Call 01772 782 370 and quote Sugarvine when booking. More Special Offers From Derby Arms.

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