Assheton Arms, Downham, Clitheroe.

Winner of a number of awards, including Lancashire Life Dining Pub of the Year, Lancashire Tourism Awards Pub of the Year and Ribble Valley Tourism Team of the Year, this historic Grade II listed village pub is in the untouched conservation village of Downham. Boasting stunning views of Pendle Hill, 12 bedrooms are available for bookings. This traditional country inn, perfect for a drink with friends or a meal out, has a great atmosphere created by our drinkers and diners. We source the best of British produce to ensure high levels of quality and consistency and also have daily changing specials. Want something off-menu? If you’d like a specific type of seafood, or cut of meat just give us 48hours notice and if it’s in season we’ll sort it.

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Assheton Arms ~ Opening times.

Monday to Friday: 7.30am ~ 11pm.
Saturday: 8am ~ Midnight.
Sunday: 8am ~ 11.00pm.

Food Served All Day

Monday to Thursday: 12pm ~ 9pm.
Friday & Saturday: 12pm ~ 10pm.
Sunday: 12pm ~ 8.30pm.


Monday to Friday: 7.30am-9.30am.
Saturday & Sunday: 8am-10am.

We serve breakfast every day and are available to book for parties of any size for breakfast meetings. We provide a menu and facilities for all occasions both corporate or leisure. Please call or email to book or for further information.

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Children’s Menu

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Lunch menu

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Dessert menu

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Wine List

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Buffet Menu

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Book your table now online or call: 01200 441227

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Book your accommodation by calling 01200 441 227

AA5starAssheton Arms’ accommodation in Downham opened in March 2015. Located in two cottages and the former post office in the Ribble Valley conservation village, 12 en-suite bedrooms with stunning views of Pendle Hill are available to book now. The launch of accommodation at the award winning Assheton Arms follows its interior refurbishment earlier this year. Double rooms from £80.00. So if you’re looking for places to stay in Downham, look no further than the Assheton Arms.

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Assheton Arms, Downham, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 4BJ Phone: 01200 441 227 Email:

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Customer Comments

very much looking forward to eating at the Derby Arms. As we live in Goosnargh its not to far away, but we have eaten in most of the Seafood group. All excellent. Well done.
Anita Shorrock, Customer
Looking forward to Derby Arms. Love your other venues and the Derby is closer to home.
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