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Service
Value
Atmosphere
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 16 March 2022 via mobile

We come here for regularly drinks but not really for food. This is my second time eating here, first time wasn’t the best but I’ve seen a lot of stuff on Facebook so we thought we would give it another go. We asked for a...table thought the guy was a little blunt when telling us no tables eat in the bar. We got a table didn’t no wether it was table service or just order at the bar. After ten mins we asked a different guy (glasses dark hair sorry no name lovely and friendly ). Said we order food & drinks at bar, but then Came few mins later said we could just order in the restaurant which we did but drinks had to be ordered at bar. in the restaurant bit you get waited on hand and foot, but in the bar you get nothing there doesn’t seem to be consistency. Food was delicious, portions sizes where good, and very reasonably priced. Nachos (shared) were the best we’ve had in a while, proper cheese sauce and you could taste the freshness in the salsa. Parmo and calzone for mains, I left some Parmo as the nachos stuffed us.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 6 February 2022

Been recommended to try this place for Sunday lunch. Although today we didn’t quite make it for food we stayed for drinks. We’ll certainly be back!! Great little place, really good atmosphere and such a good vibe when you first walk in. Fantastic gin selection....Staff really friendly and quick. Even though it’s more expensive than any other bar on the fell it’s worth it! Looking forward to trying the food!!More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 10 January 2022

Nice place , quite busy food area busy, I really don’t know how they can justify the price of drink, certainly the dearest on low fell and won’t be back at them prices!,

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 26 December 2021

Wow. Absolutely fantastic Christmas Day lunch. Right from the soup to the cheese and biscuits. Staff amazing, couldn't do enough for everyone. Compliments to the chef. Thank you.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 15 October 2021

Visited here today at 1.30pm. Ordered the chicken only to be informed it was not ready yet. So had to order the lamb. My partners starter arrived first then her main course. The lamb arrived after a 30 minute wait. I had to send the...meal back as the potatoes were cold in the middle. So had to wait another 5 minutes for another meal.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 6 June 2021

We visit the Vic regularly and it’s always great. Sunday dinner is superb, loads of room inside and out and staff are excellent - especially our Turkish waiter! Cannot go wrong with this place, best pub in low fell with a top atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 23 May 2021

Great to be back after lockdown. Sunday lunch amazing, staff fantastic as always. Social distancing good. Thank you.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 19 May 2021

Absolutely terrible! Cost us £50 for an absolutely awful dry lamb plate, overpriced fries and burger! It seems like £15 has been added to the lunch menus since lock down with reduced portion sizes and disgraceful presentation! Terrible 😢!

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 24 October 2020

Whether it's Sunday lunch or a midweek meal. Fantastic. Staff really look after you. Social distancing and hand sanitizers good. Highly recommend. Well done to all.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

Trying to support our local restaurants as a family of 4. Despite the heavy rain we still made the effort and it was well rewarded. My wife and daughter had the belly pork and changed the new potatoes for chunky chips and how wonderful they...were. The pub seemed safe and they made sure that you scanned in and wear masks when not sat down.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Victoria

Yes, The Victoria offers takeaway services.

The Victoria is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5