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Wilson Arms

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££ - £££, British,
A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
+44 15394 41237
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (39 reviews)
“salmon” (32 reviews)
“pudding” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
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Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

I'm a massive fan of this pub after our first visit last week. Strawberry beer was delicious and friends rated the ales and beers as excellent, hence why we came back the following day for more drinks! We ate in the restaurant which was a...More

2  Thank Victoria Y
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2014

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your burgers and beers so much. You're right - the burgers are huge, but oh so tasty..... Your comments are appreciated by all the Team - we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Proclaims to have the largest beer garden in the country which is probably true but there are only a few tables in the garden so maybe hard to find a table at busy times. If you order food and are sitting outside then you will...More

Thank 14James86
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. At the moment we have 8 tables (all 8seaters) in the field, which we feel is adequate, as we like to leave a lot of space in between tables for privacy, as well as enough...More

Reviewed 9 August 2014

Our first visit in our week staying nearby was on Saturday night. There were six of us in our party. Wilson's Arms is open-plan and has a bar on which leads into a dedicated restaurant area. We were delighted by the range of dishes available,...More

Thank Chris P
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2014

"A great discovery" - that's what we like to read! Thank you so much for the wonderful review and your kind comments on the food, beer and atmosphere. Eliie was thrilled to be mentioned and pleased that she contributed to your evening! Well done for...More

Reviewed 8 August 2014

The food was lovely, except we ordered three meals, one being a pizza which arrive 20 minutes after the other meals. Staff were apologetic but still very poor. No discount etc. offered. Good food at a fair price.More

Thank Tracey B
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologise for the delay in the Pizza being delivered to your table. We are at present working on a system to ensure that Pizzas are ready at the same time as the main courses,...More

Reviewed 5 August 2014

We were camping nearby and came in for a bit of a warm and some tea. The welcome was warm and friendly and we could not fault the great food with service to match. The staff even had things to amuse the kids, whilst we...More

1  Thank Hobby_Mum
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - we are glad you enjoyed it and we were able to offer some kids entertainment (we are well aware how much it is needed and appreciated by parents!) We look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 August 2014

Enjoyed a meal on a sunny night sat in the garden at the rear of the property. A popular family based pub in easy driving distance from Coniston

Thank DaveLMoore
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2014

Thank you for the lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your "sunny" night out in the garden! We look forward to seeing you again, Best wishes, The Wilsons Team

Reviewed 3 August 2014

We booked the restaurant a few days earlier, for a party of 11. We pre ordered our food so that it was easier for the staff. Then we advised them that there would be a further 4 people who would order on arrival. Then, on...More

Thank KayS7070
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2014

Thank you for the lovely review and the 5 stars, your kind comments are much appreciated by all the Team. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening so much and we made your "get together perfect!" We look forward to seeing you all...More

Reviewed 3 August 2014

We were part of a large group, which turned out to be larger than we had booked for. The pub was already busy but the staff dealt with us perfectly and shuffled things around to get us all in. Great beer, lovely food, friendly and...More

Thank John S
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2014

Thank you for writing a review and for the 5 stars! we are so pleased your experience with us and found the Team to be "friendly and efficient". We look forward to welcoming you all back again, Best wishes, The Wilsons Team

Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

My fiancé and I were really looking forward to going here as we'd heard about the phone box fish tank outside but unfortunately the water was so dirty you couldn't see any of the fish! A bit miffed we went inside to be seated and...More

1  Thank TheBaboons
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2014

Thank you for taking time to write a review and bringing some points to attention. Unfortunately, the fish tank is in full daylight, all day, and it does go green quite quickly in the sun. It is cleaned out completely once a week. We apologise...More

Reviewed 30 July 2014

We booked at the Wilsons Arms last Sunday evening And had a great table - though the place was heaving. Atmosphere lively - not a spare chair to be seen But all of the Wilsons staff were calm and serene. Our main waitress Ellie took...More

5  Thank Fiona L
FranMayvers, Owner at Wilson Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2014

What a wonderful and unique review! We definitely haven't had one like this before and it has certainly been much appreciated and talked about by all the Team! Thank you :) We are so glad you enjoyed your meal and time with us and you...More

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Response from FranMayvers | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we do accept dogs at a charge of £15/night. Room prices start at £100 per night, bed and breakfast, when booked directly with us. Please feel free to contact us on 015394 41237 to reserve a room. we look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Torver
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41237
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