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Outgate Inn

) #3 of 9 Restaurants in Hawkshead ££ - £££ , British,
Outgate, Hawkshead, Ambleside, England
+44 15394 36413
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“the pub” (36 reviews)
“pie night” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Outgate, Hawkshead, Ambleside, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The outgate was full but service was still quick. I had the steak and ale pie and my girlfriend the lamb shank. She enjoyed her meal and mine was the best steak and ale pie ive ever tasted full of quality meat and alovely pastry...More

Thank walkingboots2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited one evening on our first day during a visit to the Lake District. First impression, the décor seemed a bit 'tired' looking, and my husband had to swop one of the chairs because the chair legs were so wobbly!. Though we hadn't booked, we...More

Thank frankie123591
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for a midweek lunch and were very pleased with our meals. The portions are large, the food is good quality and well presented. Service was friendly, efficient and our request to make adjustments to one of the meals was made without any fuss.

Thank Dexx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch ,lovely cosy pub friendly staff really enjoyed meat platter and hubbie loved the fish finger sandwich lots of tables were getting booked for the Saturday night so I'm sure it advisable to book

Thank NANNA090
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my 5 year old son visited whilst staying at Low Wray Campsite, which is a five minute drive away. We hadn't booked a table but we were managed to be squeezed in on the last table available. There was a good choice of...More

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Typical country pub, was lovely, we visited twice staying only a stones through away in Outgate , the food was lovely, Tuesdays pie night was very nice, there was a lot of thick pastry but it was delish!! The price was good too for the...More

Thank Peach_tulip28
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Two families, we ate here after a day of walking and this is the perfect place to go to after such a day, boots & dogs welcome! They were under-staffed due to illness but the young girl managing the bar & serving did a great...More

1  Thank TheDoctorG
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Called in for dinner after eating here back in the summer of 2012. We arrived about 7:30pm without having made a reservation but the bar staff quickly showed us to a table that had just been cleared. The dining area was quite busy. We watched...More

Thank Simon90125
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Hard to find pubs that have held on to their character nowadays, the Outgate ticks all boxes. Good range of beers, great food at reasonable prices and the added bonus of many locals willing to share stories and only too willing to help with walk...More

Thank Harry195209
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Lovely welcoming pub serving excellent food from 12-8 and a good selection of real ales, popular with locals

Thank Bettyboo999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Outgate, Hawkshead, Ambleside, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside  >  Hawkshead
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 36413
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