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Skitby House

Skitby Farm | Kirklinton, Carlisle CA6 6DL, England
+44 1228 675241
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“confit duck” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
All hours
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Skitby Farm | Kirklinton, Carlisle CA6 6DL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have not been to Skitby house for quite a while and have to say that we had forgotten how good the food really is. The restaurant was buzzing and full and the service was excellent. Chris really is an excellent chef and with his...More

Thank Stewart M
christopher h, Owner at Skitby House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind support and comments. We look forward to seeing you again soon.. chris

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for quality and amount of food we got. Friendly and welcoming staff. Next time I'm saving space for a desert off that trolley lol

Thank 1foxyminx
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding at Skitby on Good Friday. Katherine and her team were superb throughout, nothing was too much trouble. The venue was great and decorated to exactly how we wanted it, everything ran smoothly, staff were friendly and polite and everyone had a...More

Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have brought Dalston WI here several times for both lunch and afternoon tea. Always beautifully presented and great food. Never a disappointment and we always want to return very quickly. I unreservedly recommend

Thank u2aremine
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had my husbands surprise 50th birthday meal here in March .. Food was Devine , Venue beautiful , staff excellent you couldn't fault them .. the venue is lovely everyone very welcoming .. would go back anytime Thanks to all staff who helped make my...More

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Amazing 3course dinner cooked in our own kitchen by Colin & waited on by Scott for my husbands 50th birthday party . Delisious food cooked ! Would highly recommend Skitby for any service ! A great night had by all , thanks again

Thank barnes3212017
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Myself mum and 2 if my daughters had lovely cakes..scones..sandwiches etc. Greeted at the door with a glass if bubbly. I had never been before and my mum over 35 yrs ago. Beautiful food..surroundings and lovely staff. Will be visiting again very soon for bar...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Four of us attended for lunch to celebrate our wedding anniversary. This place has a quirky charm. We were not seated in the dining room but in a cosy little area in the midst of objects d'art. We loved it. Staff were friendly and attentive....More

Thank CumbriaJazzy
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Visited again. As always - it never disappoints. Sunday lunch is good value - 3 courses for £18. Good selection and they cater for dietary needs. All of us agreed all our food was excellent, well served, hot and really tasty. Roast potatoes are delicious....More

1  Thank debsy42_10
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My experiences of Skitby House have almost always been as a wedding reception venue, but the restaurant is open for regular meals. An attractive and comfortable setting.

1  Thank 1Walkabout1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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