Find the best restaurants in Ormskirk. Ormskirk is an ancient and pretty market town located in West Lancashire, close to Liverpool, Southport and St Helens. Visitors head here for the beautiful countryside and coastline which is perfect to explore by bike, the historic properties such as Rufford Old Hall and family attractions such as nearby Windmill Animal Farm. The town is filled with history and is famous for its thriving market which dates back to 1292 and runs every Tuesday and Saturday. The town is also renowned for its gingerbread, which you'll find on the menu at various Ormskirk restaurants, cafes and tea shops!