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Mason's Arms

££ - £££, British,
Wigton, Carlisle, Gilcrux CA7 2QX, England
+44 16973 20765
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Wigton, Carlisle, Gilcrux CA7 2QX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Gilcrux for a week and visited the Masons Arms on several occasions. We were always made to feel very welcome in the cosy bar which serves a wide range of quality beers, ales and wines, all reasonably priced. On...More

Thank WalesLinda
Nadine60763, Owner at Mason's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We love what we do and it really makes us so happy to hear that our customers have had a positive experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my family very often dine here the food is always excellent and the service is just as good plus it's a great place for children Mike and Nadine always very welcoming will be back again this weekend with the family

Thank Trek28167017771
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch. I ordered Spare Ribs and was asked if I wanted a half portion - lucky I did, as the portion sizes are big. My husband ordered the Peri Peri Chicken and it was delicious. Both meals were served...More

Thank Charmagne L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely warm friendly pub we’ve visited the Masons on many special family occasions, always received a lovely service from the waitresses, there is a good selection of fine ales and beers, there is a good selection of food on the menu, the food is of...More

1  Thank Jimburgess10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been coming to the Masons for the last few years. We always bring family and friends who have never been disappointed with the food and the lovely warm welcome from Mike and Nadine. Mike even welcomes dogs with a little treat. Nadine and mike...More

1  Thank F7607PJsusand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is excellent all home made the pub is family friendly and dog friendly me and family go there regularly and we Are welcomed every time mike and Nadine make everyone welcome

1  Thank Excursion45486530909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We as a family have visited the Masons in Gilcrux on many special family events, we have always had a lovely Friendly warm welcome, from Mike and Nadine and their wonderful staff, we like eating out at the Masons the food is lovely, there are...More

1  Thank GrandTour61084197762
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the Masons Arms regularly and are always never disappointed with out food or service. The pub is popular and can get busy. A testament to its good food. The owners often come out and chat to us and are very friendly. The curries...More

1  Thank LizaL425
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here many times and each time have left perfectly content with full bellies! Nadine and Mike are your quintessential family pub owners. Mike spares no effort behind the bar making sure we always feel welcome and looked after. The menu is varied...More

Thank Alison N
Nadine60763, Owner at Mason's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alison your review means the world and inspires us even further. To make people happy is to know that you are doing something right. Thank you for this inspirational review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really were looking forward to our visit. The menu was very impressive and it took us a while to pick; there was so much choice. The menu spoke in detail of flavours and spices of different countries etc etc. However, when my curry came...More

Thank heylliet
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Questions & Answers
lisa b
23 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Nadine60763 | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your enquiry regarding live music. I am happy to report that we will indeed have live music this Thursday at about 08:30pm courtesy of "The Reflections." We usually have live music on the main bank... More
Mary W
19 December 2016|
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Response from Nadine60763 | Property representative |
Happy to say that we finally got this changed by trip advisor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$28
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:59 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wigton, Carlisle, Gilcrux CA7 2QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Gilcrux
  • Phone Number: +44 16973 20765
  • E-mail
A family and pet friendly free house pub with great food and a lovely bar, wood burner, pool table and darts. Open for food on Sunday all day from 12 pm, Saturday full menu from 12 pm, and all day Bank Holidays. Great selection of Beers on tap. Kitchen not open on Wednesdays but the bar is. We are open at 6pm in the evenings till late. We have a 5 star food cleanliness rating. Interesting menu changed regularly.
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