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Bar, British, Pub
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Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

Called in for lunch as everywhere else not serving due to COVID-19 I had steak and chips , wife had Cumberland sausage with good local beers Very friendly landlord

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 4 October 2020 via mobile

Great to be able to book as most others is first come first serve food was average at best blah blah for you you might have a typical one but I don’t have to say it to you and it to me I was a...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

Friendly staff, good food and amazing views of the mountains! Would definatley come back when in the area again.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020

I had planned to call in here for a pint and food after our hike (I hadn't checked trip advisor before hand for reviews) but we decided to give the place a swerve. On my way past up the mountain I went to put my...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 September 2020

Awful cheap over priced food? Sunday lunch hard dried beef hard veg nasty roaast potatoes. Cumberland sausage awful frozen fried cheap sausage on a bowl of chips with jug instant gravy 1 out of 10.

Date of visit: September 2020
443DavidT443, Owner at The Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2020

I think you got the wrong Travellers Rest, we are at Glenridding and don,t serve a Sunday Lunch.

Reviewed 26 September 2020 via mobile

We popped in for a few pints after a walk in the lakes, was seated and had a cold beer in hand within 5 minutes. We then asked to get booked in for food for a few hours time in which we were greeted by...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 26 September 2020 via mobile

Had dinner here as staying up the road at Gilside caravan park. Quality of the food was poor and is all cheap produce. We ordered fish and chips & the special burger. The fish was a cheap frozen fish and the burger was like rubber,...More

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

Drove down to Glenridding whilst staying in Buttermere. Visited here based on reviews. We had the burger and prawn cocktail. Couple of pints, very cloudy. They weren’t our cup of tea. Staff relatively friendly. Area outside has good views and there are covid procedures in...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020 via mobile

Evening meal, have been in past and food was pretty decent but not this time. Had Cumberland sausage and chips, sausage was decent but wow the cheapest frozen chips and so so cheap beans clear sat in bain Marie all day. Worth nearly £16 nope...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 6 September 2020

Had a pint of Helvellyn Gold after climbing Helvellyn (950m). It is the first pub as you reenter Glenridding and was full of fellow hikers talking and drinking about their day wherever they may have hiked.

Date of visit: August 2020
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  • The Travellers Rest is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 4