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) #2 of 50 Restaurants in Workington ££ - £££ , British,
Oily Johnnies inn | Winscales, Workington CA14 4JG, England
+44 1900 66655
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed grill” (22 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Oily Johnnies inn | Winscales, Workington CA14 4JG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I ate here with my mum and her friend. The service was good as was the food. Nice and bright and airy. From the road it looks like it could be dark and dingy. But it was lovely. Would recommend.

Thank hmckPaphos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in on spec on a sat night got a table beer nice and chilled food great made us welcome relaxed atmosphere

Thank WJHeron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying close by and went to Oilys for dinner. The food was fantastic at a reasonable price and the service was first class. My pet hate is for hot food getting served on cold plates. This did not happen at Oilys. The plates...More

Thank fraser_macleod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a meal last night to oilys with my friends it was good service good meals last night would come again

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Oilys 03/06/17 on the last day of our vacation. Set in a wonderfully scenic location we were greeted warm heartedly by the local staff upon arrival. Fantastic starter's and I mean really good, garlic mushrooms and bruschetta to share were to die for. Julie...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here tonight for our evening meal as we were staying in a hotel not too far away. Upon arrival we were acknowledged straight away and made to feel very welcome. The food was excellent, good sized portions and very reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend....More

Thank Steadyaway67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch today with my daughter, first visit for years but will definitely return, lovely restaurant, fairly spacious, modern, clean + tidy! The staff were helpful + friendly + the food was fresh + very tasty! Generous portions with fresh cooked chips! Would certainly...More

Thank Sonya M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Havent been here in years and im kicking myself for avoiding it. The food and service were spot on. I advise to book as they turned away several walk ins while we were there. Will use again

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and freshly prepared food, our only regret was we didn't find it sooner and we didn't have room for dessert. Very polite staff and an excellent selection of food to choose from.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

the last time i booked a table was for mothers day,for my son to give is mam a surprise,on arrival was greeted by the staff have you booked a table to which i replied yes, then i was told its only a small one but...More

1  Thank stephent t
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Hi r they dog friendly
19 June 2017|
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Response from Wonky2donkey | Reviewed this property |
I have tried calling to find out for u but got no answer. Here is their number hun 0190066655 give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oily Johnnies inn | Winscales, Workington CA14 4JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Workington
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 66655
  • E-mail
Chef patron Warwick Muir opened Oily's in June 2008 since then it has carved out a reputation as one of Cumbria's premier eateries. The food is classic British with a few Mediterranean elements.
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