Wigans Town Centre Pub "The Raven"

The Raven

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About Us

The Raven is in the heart of Wigan Town Centre, a traditional boozer with a mighty fine selection of cask ales and ciders, premium spirits and fine wines.

Real Fires, pie and peas and a warm welcome this boozer has all the redeeming features  of the ideal pub.

The Raven is unique in its offering with home – made pies, real mushy peas, parched peas in the winter, chippy tea on a Friday which consists of Wigan’s finest dishes ‘Babies Yed’ and ‘Smacks’

A fine selection of cask ales chosen from a spectacular range of local ales and a few national favourites, cask marque accredited and featured in the Good Beer Guide 2015 and a firm favourite haunt of Wigan’s Camra branch.

Live Music plays an important part in the atmosphere at The Raven, every Tuesday you can have the banter with the fabulous Chonkinfeckle,  if you are partial to playing a bit of the old Ukulele or Banjolele,  then get yourself down the the Raven, you will be made very welcome to join in !

Sundays have become an institution at the Raven from 4pm , we are entertained by the amazing talented Mark Frith from the Troubadours


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The Raven has the only singing chef in Wigan, John our pie master our talented chef makes all his own pies with some delicious fillings. No airs and graces our chefs bring the food to you, they cook they clean and they feed you well !!

Traditional basket meals, hot beef barms, chippy teas and home – made pies, if your dieting probably give the Raven a miss, we do have the odd low fat meal on the menu but to honest you wont be able to resist The Pies !!   

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We are in a prime location in Wigan town centre. Just a few minute walk from the local train stations. Click to view map.

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If you have any enquiries at all please do not hesitate to get in touch. Our wonderful staff are always willing to help.

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