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££ - £££, British,
| Nr Ambleside, Great Langdale LA22 9JU, England
+44 15394 37356
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
“nachos” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
| Nr Ambleside, Great Langdale LA22 9JU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited Sticklebarn on a gorgeous evening in September and sat by the fire pit, enjoying the relaxed atmosphere and a huge portion of BBQ burger with as many side salads as would fit on the plate! The staff were very accommodating and genuinely friendly....More

Thank Louise A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice outside area with large firepit. That's about the best thing going for it. Food is overpriced and totally underwhelming. Cumberland sausage is a classic dish of the Lake District, here the sausage was the typical spiral shape, but bland and tasteless. Simply a cheap...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've dined out a lot around the lakes and beyond and by far this was the poorest meal I've had for years. Small portions compared to price. And just poor quality. ... how can anyone go wrong with Cumberland sausage and mash!!.... or sticky toffee...More

Thank pigstyle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here on a walk for lunch. Lovely spot with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating with great views Good selection of beers and soft drinks Food was fair only but acceptable for a quick lunch with a fairly limited menu but as it all...More

Thank gadgemoore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going here for a few years. And eaten here on numerous occasions. But sadly the food wasn't up to its usual standards. Menu was poor. Pity really as it's in a great location and a nice pub. And it's quite expensive for...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Sticklebarn on 6 August for an evening meal. We had a chickpea curry with rice and a tomato and chilli barley risotto. Both were truly awful. They lacked any taste, and were basically just a bowl of stodge. Both were served with a...More

Thank Pittyvaich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Camping at the Langdale campsite and chose to eat in Sticklebarn as Old Dungeon Ghyll was too full to eat in as folk festival was going on. We both ordered Cumberland sausage and mash at £11.99 each. When the bar staff brought the plates over,...More

Thank MMonkey68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Previous visits had been more than satisfactory, though several years ago, offering good traditional pub meals in a handy location for the NT campsite. How things have changed for the worse - the small selection did not bode well. None of the main meals offered...More

Thank MarieS45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Sticklebarn with my friend after a long day walking. We ordered the Cumberland Sausage with mash which was £10.95. The portions were tiny!!!!! The waiter on retrieving my plate (5 minutes after he had put it in front of me) even commented saying...More

Thank marksloan68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pub run by the national trust. Great range of alcohol and a nice menu. Did feel the menu was a bit small and might benefit from some more classic pub foods but we had the pulled lamb burger and Cumberland sausage and both were...More

1  Thank CharlyB86
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Laura H
28 August 2017|
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Response from Mary H | Reviewed this property |
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Damian L
24 September 2016|
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Response from margaret h | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does have free wi fi no phone signal but pay phone in foyer.hope this helps
Kate S
22 October 2015|
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Response from steveo36 | Reviewed this property |
Hi,yeah they allow dogs,lovely views
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Nr Ambleside, Great Langdale LA22 9JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Great Langdale
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 37356
  • E-mail
Sticklebarn is a renovated barn run by the National Trust. The menu includes a range of sandwiches, stews & sharing platters as well as cakes. The property is licenced and serves a range of drinks and local ales. local ales. There's lots going on including outdoor courses, adventure films on the upstairs screen, live summer music and pre-walk yoga sessions. Opening times do change throughout the year and we suggest you check the National Trust website for the most up to date information.
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