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The Kings Arms

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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All reviews pie lamb pudding fish and chips cumberland sausage mash sunday roast lasagna the pub pint of black sheep great local pub specials board wonderful dinner guest house at reasonable prices smaller portions ate here
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have regularly ate here for many years. Why because the people are great, the food very good and reliable. A warm welcome is guaranteed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Les S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst en route to keswick to visit friends we called in at this pub for some lunch. I have to say we were greeted with a warm welcome by who I presume were the landlord and landlady. We had lunch which was great honest pub...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank christopherfL6048JL
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We go with my older parents for lunch to The Kings Arms. It is consistently good - the food is fresh, well cooked, flavorful and plentiful. The Landlord is a National treasure, he is always warm and welcoming and has a cracking sense of humour....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LowHall1540
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Ate here a couple of nights ago with a group of friends. The service was good and the food was well cooked and plentiful. It made for a very enjoyable evening.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tonypembs
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the nearby hotel but ate here for both nights of our stay The food is plentiful freshly made and tasty The staff are friendly attentive but also respectful of your space if you want it to yourself Probably the best pub food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Plopperdude
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Our first visit for Sunday lunch and it will not be our last. Food well presented and very tasty. We had the Sunday roast with a choice of beef, pork or lamb. Lovely Yorkshires. Cumbrian-size portions!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 1955Eden
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Excellent pub food at a reasonable price and really friendly service. The steak and ale pie, served with lovely fresh vegetables, had chunks of tender meat enclosed in proper short crust pastry. The cod was moist and its batter light. Portion size was generous, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MozzieNorthEast
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Good food, not pretentious but this is a village pub and they get the atmosphere and the service pretty well sorted. Portions are large (smaller portions on demand) and freshly cooked and our party enjoyed all the food. A nice selection of puddings.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cumbrianomad
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We had a wonderful dinner here. they offer a diverse menu with many good items to choose from. We even worked in a second dinner it was so good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Stumpy60
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

What a great local pub, just as they should be full of locals and very well supported. We spent two evenings there and ate there once, good local fare plus a specials board, great beers and wonderful friendly staff and people. It really was such...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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No dogs allowed in the building under the new management.
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