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Skitby House

Skitby Farm | Kirklinton, Carlisle CA6 6DL, England
+44 1228 675241
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Skitby Farm | Kirklinton, Carlisle CA6 6DL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would just like to say thank you for such a lovely day out. Food demonstrations and fun was much appreciated by myself and 4 friends. Katherine and all staff go that extra mile which is so lovely our meal was excellent as usual. Many...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jackie A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I've been here 3 times now, both evenings and Sunday lunch, and every time it took ages for the food to arrive, and the restaurant was not busy. On two occasions we ordered by 7.00 - 7.30 pm and it was 9.00 pm when the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank PhyllisWH
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a fantastic venue - cosy and stylish with amazing attention to detail. The staff were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. With special thanks to Elaine and Katherine who helped us navigate the excellent gin collection and provided excellent service throughout...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Julia K
christopher h, Owner at Skitby House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review which means a lot to us at Skitby. Pleased you enjoyed. Look forward to seeing you soon. Best wishes Chris Hogg

Reviewed 15 July 2018

We were taken to this hidden gem by friends of ours , and wow what a night we had.The welcome was warm and friendly , the service was second to none and the food was outstanding. From the early drink sat outside in the beautiful...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank david n
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my family for lunch, the main course was delicious but a large party of people were in the main room and all of the staff bar one went to serve them. Fair enough they were busy but the one member of staff left...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank PaddyM465
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Thank you to all the staff at Skitby House for a wonderful day for our daughters wedding. Service was great and nothing too much trouble. Food very good and more than enough for everyone. Catherine helped throughout the day and made sure it was a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank snappy6
Reviewed 9 May 2018

An unplanned visit for brekkie, n gosh i love this place. Very reasonably priced, beautifully decorated , spotlessly clean and really welcoming and accomodating staff. My new favoirite place!! Xx

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sianne D
Reviewed 2 May 2018

WOW...wished we lived nearer. .I made the booking online and had an excellent response. We were passing nearby on a trip to Scotland. The Manageress remembered my booking and even though we were an hour earlier than expected, she accommodated. The restaurant is spotless and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank annk1856
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We go to Skitby House whenever we have a meal out. Everyone is so friendly, the food is first rate and there is such a relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank annandarthur
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. If you’re getting married I highly suggest you look at this venue, it was insanely beautiful, decorated to a T, the staff were on point and they couldn’t be faulted. My friends had an amazing wedding and the day was seamlessly perfect thanks...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Charlie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:00
10:00 - 14:00
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skitby Farm | Kirklinton, Carlisle CA6 6DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 675241
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