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Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern

) #192 of 275 Restaurants in Carlisle £ , British,
Newmarket Road, Carlisle CA1 1JG, England
+44 1228 515367
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (15 reviews)
“scampi” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
£
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Newmarket Road, Carlisle CA1 1JG, England
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21 - 30 of 406 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

After our previous experience in the Hungry Horse, I vowed I wouldn't be back, however everything deserves a second chance. Unfortunately Hungry Horse hasn't improved at all, still scruffy, detritus lying on the floor, tables and menu's sticky. Food ordered at the bar, starter arrived...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Sorry about your experience with us, we will look into this. Thanks for the feedback. Regards

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Had a meal with my husband here on Friday evening. It's always super busy. We managed to get a table though. Ordered our food and drinks and settled down. Food was of good quality. Portion sizes are huge. Service at the bar was slow but...More

Thank Tootsies1
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review glad you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Ate here pre show in the Sands Centre. Food served quickly and all well made and presented. Service cheerful and helpfull. Desert boxed up to take home as too much to eat. Delicious, great touch. Recommend the cheesecake to anyone who loved cheese cake. We...More

Thank Annielou11
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Glad you had a great time with us. Regards.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Called after shopping in Carlisle. Greeted by a young man called Stefan, who was attentive, courteous and selected two main menu meals, scampi and Korma. Both meals were served within ten minutes and were very tasty. Will call again.

Thank johnnymac2014
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review and kind words.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

We got the 2 meals for £7.99 offer so it was very good value for money. What I got was very nice....but sadly it wasn't my first choice. They didn't have the drink I wanted or the meal that I wanted so there was a...More

Thank Rai S
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review and feedback.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went here for something to eat before a show at the nearby Sands Centre. It was fairly busy but it was a Saturday night so we had to hover around waiting on a table. There was a lot of tables with reserved signs on but...More

Thank janicejanroxy
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback, glad you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Family meal out with the kids after roller disco fun at the Sands centre. Handy as it's on the way home

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Thank Karen M
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Who ever cooked our cheese/bacon burger would be sacked if I was the manager of this establishment, we visited this pub after we'd been to Wickes d.i.y. around the corner and this is why we had a tape measure on us at the time. When...More

1  Thank abc123tour
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback, sorry about your experience with us on this occasion.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

I "Pre Booked " a table for two tonight only to find "Surprise Surprise" NOT FOR THE FIRST TIME the table had been given to someone else !! This place has seriously gone downhill so so fast from my previous review that I wouldn't have...More

4  Thank steven e
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lots to offer food wise, was busy and we didnt have to wait long. Staff were nice and friiendly. good atmosphere. Kids loved their meal, which is unusual! Would recommend if in Carlsle, but would definitely book in advance.

Thank DonnaPEdinburgh
Mmmm107, General Manager at Hungry Horse - The Turf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review.

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1123493Emily
Can kids sit in without a parent
13 November 2016|
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Response from Kirsty2013welsh | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I wouldn't think so as it's a public house, but give them a ring and ask, hope that helps 😀
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Andrew H
Do you need to book a table?
8 October 2016|
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Response from Gumbee1969 | Reviewed this property |
Not always necessary to book a table but you can do so if you wish to.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newmarket Road, Carlisle CA1 1JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 515367
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