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Farmers Arms

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2 Market Place, Ulverston LA12 7BA, England
+44 1229 584469
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Preston, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This pub is very friendly.. Only went in for drinks.. Lovely roaring fire on entry... Mind your head on the beams if your tall.... They have rooms there.. But not sure what there like.... Sunday lunch there were a few eating and it did look good... Very homely place

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Thank Mary W
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were passing through at lunchtime and did a quick google of places to eat. The Farmers Arms came up as highly recommended. We dropped in and were immediately impressed with the warm friendly and welcoming interior. An option to eat in the bar area or restaurant was offered. We chose the bar which was cosy , comfortable and a... More 

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Thank Machhojome
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My boyfriend & I went here for dinner while in the Lake District. The food was very good for the price, especially considering the large portions we received. My boyfriend had a fillet steak which was very reasonably priced. The staff was very friendly & helpful; we would likely return again if we lived in the area.

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Thank Laura W
Rugby, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for at The Farmers for lunch this afternoon and would recommend highly. Although busy the service was fast and the food well presented with large portions. My partner had a seafood selection which was really fresh and we'll cooked and along with the range of ales and friendly locals it made for an enjoyable afternoon overall.

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Thank Dezzyd75
Wigan, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing better on a winters day than a lovely hot sandwich. Cumberland sausage, mushroom and gravy absolute delicious as was the chicken, brie and substituted sun dried tomato sandwich. Chips and onion rings scrumptious. Good value, lovely decor and helpful staff. Can't be beaten!

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Thank Pumpkinny
Swansea Bay, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here during our honeymoon, recommended by the local butcher after asking him where to go if we wanted to eat seafood. We had an amazing lunch, I had lobster while my husband had the seafood parcel. Both were to die for, absolutely gorgeous! Served by a lovely waiter. Nice clean toilets too.

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Thank missmoyle
Ulverston, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's one of my local establishments but I hadn't eaten here for such a long time. Six of us had dinner here recently and every aspect was excellent. Good service and excellent food. This is a busy, popular restaurant and maintains its quality of food and service. The sharing platters for starters are a great idea and good value and... More 

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Really good food when we visited. Nice varied menu and good selection of real ales on tap. The greek lamb burger was fantastic

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Thank Mike E
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The food is amazing, portions are massive so you may not need a starter. The service is fast and friendly, and the pub has a lovely cosy atmosphere.

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Bourne, Lincs
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107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food and service was good with massive portions if you are capable of eating them! I would recommend to book as they were certainly busy, however this was half term.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Place, Ulverston LA12 7BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 584469

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?