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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews burger black pudding mixed grill chicken pie fish and chips the pub melted cheese sunday lunch is slow service enjoyed every mouthful dogs welcome warm welcome fantastic pub very generous portions local beer fantastic food
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice family run pub with great food and a very nice atmosphere . We stopped off after fell walking for food and some very nice Guinness. Good range of drinks and snacky food or main meals . Very welcoming , totally COVID compliant and nice...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute cosy little village pub, lovely owners took care of us very well after our long walk around the scenes. Great beer, lovely crispy chips and all round good experience at Christmas in weird times!

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had the most delicious meal at Masons Arms , Long Martin, Nr Apelby.This place is fantastic value for money, cosy country pub and has a great choice of Gins(some I hadn’t previously tried).It’s open throughout Christmas & New Year and is definitely on our...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 27 October 2020 via mobile

My family and I recently came here for dinner for the first time. The staff were so friendly and welcoming, we were made to feel like old friends, rather than tourists. The pub itself is down to earth and exactly what you want from an...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 October 2020 via mobile

Good lord what a lovely Sunday Lunch!!! We got battered on Cross Fell so where feeling PROPER sorry for ourselves so we booked into the Masons Arms! We had two Sunday dinners and they were bloody amazing! I’m a right greedy sod and ALWAYS feel...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 21 October 2020 via mobile

Friendly pub and dogs welcome. Could benefit from a refurbishment. The meal was not fantastic, and although hot, not the best. My partner had a chicken burger, which turned out to be a pale bit of chicken in a tiny roll. The salad was very...More

Date of visit: October 2020
J7757DMandyg, Marketing at The Masons Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Thank you very much for your kind review however how rude to go away and complain using TripAdvisor as a shield. As on the night you would have been asked by one of our staff is everything alright to which you would have replied yes....More

Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

As we were staying at a rental cottage round the corner we decided to go for a pint, so glad we did, lovely, lovely,lovely, super friendly landlady, we then decided to stay for tea, i explained to the landlady that myself and my hubby had,...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

Came in for a few drinks in a couple of groups and were greeted warmly and accommodated quickly. Nice atmosphere and good drinks.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 14 August 2020 via mobile

We booked a table in advance to make sure that there was a table big enough for 6 of us. We were seated in a back room which was fine apart from there was no menu board in there and the pub isn't currently doing...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Karenandy47, Owner at The Masons Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2020

We are truly sorry that you didn't fully enjoy your visit to the Masons Arms and for that we apologise. We also apologise for what you percieved to be slow service, but as all our food is prepared fresh in our kitchen this you will...More

Reviewed 31 July 2020 via mobile

Lovely pub with great local atmosphere. Recommended by Alanholme’s campsite owners and campsite users have 10% discount. It’s only 5 minutes walk from campsite (which is also recommended). The Masons is COVID safe with minimal fuss. Enjoyed the steak and ale pie and fish and...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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2 November 2018|
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Response from Karenandy47 | Property representative |
Yes it is, four legged friends are allowed in the bar, but not in the restaurant.
Sue S
28 April 2017|
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Sunday Lunch open
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    How is The Masons Arms rated?
    The Masons Arms is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5