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The Windmill Tavern


The Windmill Tavern dates to 1778, reputedly the oldest windmill on the Fylde. Under new ownership, this picturesque pub is attached to the six-storey Grade II-listed Clifton windmill. Inside, the pub had been extensively refurbished with a traditional and contemporary design with exposed wooden beams, wooden floors, a wood burner, creating a warm atmosphere.


Book our PRIVATE DINING ROOM for up to 16 people; perfect for business and family get-togethers

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The Windmill Tavern is tucked away in the quiet village of Clifton, between Preston and Blackpool. Our charming 18th century windmill is today a traditional inn and restaurant with a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Dine inside the windmill and enjoy the comfort a snug fireplace with hops and beams or relax in our large landscaped garden where you can dine al fresco or relax with your choice of tipple. Pets are also welcome, please respect our diners.

Our great team of chefs pride themselves on using great local produce to showcase their modern British classics, with a twist. Plus, you will find it hard to beat our famous SUNDAY CARVERY – BOOKING ADVISED!

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Our menus are about simple yet robust cooking using the best locally sourced ingredients where possible.Our private dining room is a secret room which you can have exclusively for up to 16 guests seated around a bespoke table.We can tailor a menu around your tastes, and will do our best to accommodate any request. This private dining room is perfect small family gatherings, business meetings, conferences and intimate soirees.


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Gift Vouchers give the gift of a good time! Windmill gift vouchers now available. £10 and £25 vouchers to be used as part or full payment of your bill at the Windmill, to be enjoyed on dining, drinks or both. Please ask at the bar or telephone for more details. Call now to make a reservation on 01772 687203, we look forward to seeing you soon



Mid week lunch 12 noon -5pm (closed Wednesday)

1 course £6.50     2 course £10.00     3 course £13.95

Mid week 5pm -7pm two main meals for £15.00 (closed Wednesday)

Restrictions may apply – BOOKING ADVISED!