Mario’s Pizzaria Ristorante

Mario's Restaurant in Bacup

Established for over 30 years, Mario’s is part of the Community. We have a simple philosophy: great Italian food, prepared in an authentic traditional way, coupled with a family friendly and relaxing atmosphere, the like of such you would find in Italy. Mario’s is a family run business, catering for families, couples & larger parties.

Whatever the occasion, we can provide a great night. All our food is prepared to authentic Italian recipes, using ingredients sourced locally or imported directly from Italy, offering great food at reasonable prices.



74 Market Street, Bacup OL13 0AT

Opening Hours:

Tuesday – Friday: 12pm – 2pm & 5:30 pm – 11pm
Saturday: 5:30pm – 11pm
Sunday: 5pm – 10pm
Monday: Closed

Bacup Food and Drink Guide

Bacup Food and Drink GiudeThe town’s name is derived from the Old English Fulbaechop meaning muddy valley by a ridge and the earliest reference to the area was in 1200.The market is in the centre of the town with shops surrounding it on all sides and supermarkets further out. It was heralded as one the of best-preserved cotton towns by English Heritage.

Many of the town centre buildings are within a Conservation Area and a five-year lottery-funded project to renew the shop fronts and public realm began in 2013.The town hosts a number of antique and collectable shops, independent retailers and businesses, several cafes, takeaways, a restaurant and pubs.The historic 140-year-old Bacup Natural History Museum boasts a collection of artefacts that capture the town’s past.

Bacup is famous for the Britannia Coconut Dancers, a Morris-type troupe known as the ‘Nutters’ – a group of men with blackened faces who perform dances.The town’s Royal Court Theatre dates back to 1893 and its stage has been graced by Dame Nellie Melba. It is now run by a not for profit organisation.High above the town, in the village of Weir, is what is reported to be England’shighest War Memorial.

In the Bacup Guide

  1. Mario’s Pizzaria Ristorante
  2. Heritage Kitchen Range Of Preserves
  3. Rose ‘N’ Bowl Carvery
  4. The Sand Witch – Café/Bistro

Also visit in Bacup

  • Bally’s Bites 232 Newchurch Road, Stacksteads OL13 0UE
  • Bammy’s 2 StJames’ Square, Bacup OL13 9AA
  • Brian’s of Bacup 21 Union Street, Bacup OL13 0AA
  • Happy Valley Takeaway 76 Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8AE

Promenade Bar Grill

Promenade Bar and Grill Whitworth

Our restaurant is located just 5 minutes either way from both Rossendale and Rochdale, nestled close to the Healey Dell nature reserve.

We are a specialist grill and steakhouse that caters for couples, families, group bookings and private parties.

Enjoy our delicious locally sourced meat from own butcher based in Whitworth.



142 Market Street, Whitworth OL12 8SZ

Opening Hours:

Wednesday – Thursday: 5pm – 9:30pm
Friday – Saturday: 5pm – 10pm
Sunday: 12pm – 8:30pm

Lords The Caterers

Lords The Caterer

We provide a personalised service with high-quality catering for all occasions and budgets, catering for group sizes from ten to five-hundred people, all freshly prepared on our own premises! Our corporate catering clients are as diverse as local authorities, industrialists, high street banks and sports clubs. At Lords we can offer you waiter service by uniformed staff, Collection or Delivery – just ask and we can provide what you need. We have new purpose-built kitchens to prepare your food in a clean modern environment.



Unit 2, Spring Bank Mill Street, Whitworth OL12 8QP

Opening Hours:

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Berni Inn

Function Room in Whitworth

The Berni Inn is an ideal function room and venue and can accommodate up to 150 people over 2 floors. We can decorate the room to your requirements, from balloons to bouquets or you can come in and put your personal touch to our venue – making sure your party or event has precisely the look and feel you require. Most types of event or party can be held here. Perfect for business, flexible and friendly with a range of speciality buffets, including our famous ‘Around The World’ buffet.



Millfold, Facit, Whitworth OL12 8DN

Opening Hours:

7 days a week by prior agreement

Basil’s Restaurant

Basils Restaurant in Whitworth


Steve and Jane Butterworth have over 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry and realised there was an opportunity to open a quality steakhouse within the Whitworth area.

Our food is naturally full of flavour, full of goodness, and from people, we know and like.

We often cook with seasonal ingredients, olive oil and fresh herbs Where possible all our products are sourced locally so that we can provide an excellent dining experience. We visit our suppliers regularly.



264 Market Street, Whitworth OL12 8PW

Opening Hours:

Wednesday – Saturday: 5pm – 10pm

Sunday: 12:30pm – 10pm

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Whitworth Food and Drink Guide

Whitworth Food and Drink GuideWhitworth stretches three-a-half miles along the valley bottom from Shawforth to Healey corner and it is home to some 7,500 residents.

Along the main road, there is a stream of shops, everything from butchers to a petfood business; hardware to groceries; several pubs; cafes and takeaways.

It is the only area in Rossendale to have a town council, paid for by an additional precept on the council tax.

Cowm Leisure offers outdoor sports including waterskiing. In the former quarry on the hill, there is motocross and the town’s sports and leisure complex is run by Community Leisure Association of Whitworth.

As you head towards Rochdale stop off and admire the picturesque Healey DellNature Reserve.

In the Whitworth Guide:

  1. Basil’s Restaurant
  2. Berni Inn
  3. Lords The Caterers
  4. Promenade Bar Grill

Also visit in Whitworth

  • Cock & Magpie Tong End, Whitworth OL12 8BJ
  • Thai Cuisine @ The Birches 145 Market Street, Whitworth OL12 8RU
  • The Red Lion Market Square, Whitworth OL12 8PY
  • Whitworth Deli 339 Market Street, Whitworth OL12 8QJ

Rossendale Food & Drink Guide 2018


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There is a food and drink revolution taking place in Rossendale. As more visitors come to the Valley, new food and drink businesses have sprung into life to meet their needs. Over the last 5 years or so, the number of food and drink businesses in Rossendale has more than doubled.

Valley at Work, Rossendale’s business association, believes that the time is right to celebrate the quality and diversity of our food business community. The result is this food and drink guide.


Basil’s 264 Market Street OL12 8PW
Berni Inn Millfold Facit OL12 8DN
Lord’s the Caterers Limited Unit 2 Spring Bank Mill Street OL12 8QP
Promenade Bar Grill 142 Market Street OL12 8SZ
Mario’s Pizzeria Ristorante 74 Market Street OL13 0AT
Heritage Kitchen Range of Preserves Online/Wholesale OL13 8AB
Rose N Bowl Carvery  264 Newchurch Road, Stacksteads OL13 0UG
The Sand Witch 93 Newchurch Road, Stacksteads OL13 0DH
Nowt Poncy Food Company Online/Wholesale BB4 9QS
Paula’s Café Burnley Road East BB4 9AG
The Hargreaves Arms 910 Burnley Road East BB4 9PQ
The Old Library Bridge End House, Bacup Road BB4 7AW
A Right RoyalTea Party 6B Ormerod Street BB4 8E
Barrels at Rawtenstall Conservative Club 3 Grange Crescent BB4 7QT
Blind Tiger (was Artisan Café) 1 Brook Street BB4 6AA
Buffer Stops Rawtenstall Station BB4 6AG
Bumba’s Grill 51 Burnley Road BB4 8EW
Casa Tapas 93-95 Bacup Road BB4 7NW
Do Dahs 103-105 Bank Street BB4 7QN
Fresh Cafe Deli 89 Bank Street BB4 7QN
Hop Micro Pubs 70 Bank Street BB4 8EG
M Harrison Butcher 65A Bank Street BB4 7QN
Mr Fitzpatrick’s Temperance Bar 5 Bank Street BB4 6QS
Nila 21 Bacup Road BB4 7NW
North Street Restaurant 1 North Street BB4 8EX
Northern Whisper Brewing Co 18 Newchurch Road BB4 7QX
The Veg Shop 47 Bank Street BB4 7QN
The Whitaker Café Whitaker Park Haslingden Road BB4 6RE
Wood n Chocolates Newchurch Road BB4 7QX
The Thai Shack Newchurch Road BB4 7QX
Corner Café 582 Burnley Road BB4 8AJ
Mondello’s Restaurant 560 Burnley Road BB4 8NE
Riley’s Butchers 599-603 Burnley Road BB4 8AN
The Indian Harvest 612 Burnley Road BB4 8AJ
Toffalis 554 Burnley Road BB4 8NE
The Drop Off Café 42 Market Street BL0 0JN
The Fisherman’s Retreat Riding Head Lane, Shuttleworth BL0 0HH
Valentine’s Butchers 7 Market Place BL0 0JZ
Anar Kali Roundhill Road BB4 5TU
Bumble’s Café Bury Road BB4 5PG
Cissy Greens 30 Deardengate BB4 5QJ
DT Law Butcher  4-6 Blackburn Road BB4 5QQ
Holden Arms Grane Road BB4 4PD
Holden Wood Tearooms Grane Road BB4 4AT
Kismat 22 Blackburn Road BB4 5QQ
Room D 5 Deardengate BB4 5QN
Spice Room 600 Blackburn Road BB5 2SB
Sykeside Country House Hotel Rawtenstall Road End BB4 6QE
The Dearden Tea Rooms 12 Deardengate BB4 5QJ
The Rossendale Pub & Brewing Co 84-86 Hud Rake BB4 5AF
The Woolpack 488 Manchester Road BB4 6LN
Anacapri at The White Horse Helmshore Road BB4 4LU
Café Pearsons 2 The Parade BB4 4HD