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Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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A Beautiful farm barn conversation on the edge of the National Park serving great British pub food. locally sourced and home made always served along with seasonal specials. A large 80 seater bar area with real log fire or a tastefully decorated restaurant for more cosy dining there's even a function suite available too. Just on the coast road towards Bardsea.
PRICE RANGE
US$11 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Dog Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for food on a Saturday afternoon. Greeted by a very rude women. Staff seem very stressed and we're cold and unfriendly towards us. Then when the food come it's was salty and covered in herb. Really not we expect from here as we are...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 29 December 2020 via mobile

Family meal for a birthday celebration for 3 separate families & all placed on different tables in same part of restaurant but all social distancing measures in place & adhered to. Had to knock one star off as food wasn't as ordered, medium steak cooked...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 26 September 2020

Visited today after driving past last week and thinking it looked nice You go through the pub to the restaurant bit which was quieter and well laid out In the restaurant there was only one waitress (2pm on a sat) and what seemed like a...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 23 August 2020

Arrived not having booked a table. Quickly staff found a table for us. Had mushroom starters then roast lamb dinner. Which arrived quickly. Plenty on plate large amount of different vegetables. Also a large Yorkshire pub. Delicious served hot with extra gravy. Very friendly staff....More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 23 August 2020

Stopped off for lunch as we were passing through. COVID-19 measures were clear to follow although you had to go to the bar to order food / drink. The main menu doesn't have much vegan / vegetarian BUT there is a separate menu for the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 7 August 2020

We were staying close by so decided to pop in for a drink before heading into town for dinner. Nice cosy traditional pub. On our second night we decided to have dinner here rather than walking into town, it was well worth it. I had...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 1 August 2020 via mobile

We visited here passing through and were pleasantly surprised. The food was cooked to perfection, the steak was to die for! Service was just as good, everyone we encountered were friendly and welcoming. We will return!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 8 July 2020 via mobile

Just come back from having a meal everything in place to give you confidence that you are safe very professional and friendly. The food was great and all newly refurbished and decorated looks great. I would highly recommend your doing a great job .

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 March 2020

Alison who served us was amazing!! Nothing was too much trouble and we left very satisfied. The other young girl with purple blonde hair was also great food was amazing and good prices too would 100% go back

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 16 February 2020

We spent the weekend in ulverston and this was one of the worst places we ate. The food was very bland, the portions were massive but not great when the food doesn’t take of much. Very overpriced considering the price of the food. Much nicer...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Old Farmhouse

  • Yes, The Old Farmhouse offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Old Farmhouse offers delivery services.

  • The Old Farmhouse is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5