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The Hope and Anchor Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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Port Carlisle | Wigton, Port Carlisle CA7 5BU, England
+44 16973 51460
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Poole
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect stop off along the finish of the Hadrians Wall walk. Great beer and a warm and friendly local welcome. There are also cakes and coffee for those whod prefer a sugar rush for the last push.....

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Thank Vikjassam
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Booked to stay over - awful, heating was off, no meals available at all, most draft beers were not on either!?? Old soap still left in the showers along with previous customers half used shampoo. Not on in any way shape or form!! Landlord 'forgot' we were staying over - despite us asking about breakfast at the bar and were... More 

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Thank Mark R
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

Firstly may I apologise, however our heating is always left on through the night when any guests are here up until April 31st.We don't use soaps in our rooms and never have.We cook every evening until 9pm and we lock all doors for security reasons. Our rooms are cleaned on a daily basis and clean towels and toiletries are provided... More 

Cumbria
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Great chef he's from Tunisia and he can make some great meals, they have live music and great buffets for that special occassion

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Thank LiveLoveLaughCumbria
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your evening with us, look forward to seeing you soon. 😃😂 More 

Wakefield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Lovely little Inn in a great location with very helpful and hospitable staff, the food was lovely and I certainly go back and stay there again

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1 Thank Phillymc2014
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

I'm so please you enjoyed your stay, Thankyou for your comments. 😃 More 

Morpeth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Home food, nicely served. Great atmosphere and a good price. Very family friendley too, will go again

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Thank Richard M
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

We will look forward to seeing you again, Thankyou for your comments. 😃 More 

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

What a great place ,myself and two children had lunch,great food cooked my Mo. Can't wait to go back.

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1 Thank 99noreen
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

We loved having you here, Thankyou for your lovely comments. 😊 More 

Wallsend, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Really tasty home cooked food prepared by the chef Mo, The staff couldn't have been more accommodating and friendly .desserts are all freshly made on the premises, Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Michael M
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely comments, look forward to seeing you again soon.😉 More 

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Sunday lunch, very tasty, large and small portions available - I had the small portion, my son had the large portion. Reasonably priced, very friendly staff. 5 out of 5

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Thank Alison B
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou, were pleased you enjoyed your lunch. Look forward to your next visit. 😉 More 

Aspatria, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2015

What a lovely place and with some lovely views as well. The family ate here and it was very pleasant indeed. Everything was good, our first visit but wont be our last.

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1 Thank Magaret B
Greenside1, Manager at The Hope and Anchor Inn, responded to this review

We're pleased you enjoyed your food and visit. Thankyou, look forward to your next visit.😀 More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Quiet for a Friday - but I njoyed the fresh fish - bass, caught that very day by the landlord. Excellent service and friendly atmosphere

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Thank Paula D

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Carlisle | Wigton, Port Carlisle CA7 5BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Port Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 16973 51460

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?