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Kirkstone Pass Inn

Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Been a long time since I was last here, nearly 30 years, so called I'm for a bite to eat, still as good, if not better, I had Cumberland Ham and my wife had a Steak and Ale pie to die for apparently. Time does make things better, but maybe we won't leave it another 30 years.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing find ! If you are passing and in the vicinity , this place is a must. Wonderful views. The outside seating area is obviously for those summer days , but what views from there. Good parking and walking from here ; We have been here twice when in the area,Once in summer , once in winter ;... More 

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Thank Michael T
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

We visited this pub today, maybe the third time we've been. Such a gorgeous pub, completely traditional and independent. The best views you could imagine, lots of parking and places to walk outside. We had eggs, chips and ham and fish and chips. The men downed 4 pints of Kirkstone Black, £3.50 a pint,which my husband said was the thing... More 

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

The location is wow, even on a November weekend where the heavens opened! Lady behind bar was very friendly and a tasty lunch was enjoyed with a nice pint of Guinness. Will definitely pop in again when we return to visit the delights of the Lakes 😊

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

We stopped off on the way home from a trip down to the Lakes. Food was average (my husband remembers a lovely Cumberland sausage dish from a previous visit which wasn't on the menu this time, which was a shame), but a lovely warm welcome for us, and our slightly nervous dog. Good range of food (soups/teacakes through to meals),... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Visited here for lunch on the way to ulswater shouldn't have bothered. Nice country pub but don't eat here I ordered a sausage and onion baguette and fries for £7.45 it came in a microwaved baguette with two hot dog sausages undercooked fried onions and limp salad and overcooked French fries totally inedible! It annoys me that places like this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here last night, the place has character, All the staff are very friendly and can't do enough for you. We didn't eat our evening meal here but breakfast was lovely. If you like a warm atmosphere, cosy open fires and lovely welcoming staff then please visit.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We booked in for two nights, and had an enjoyable time walking the Far Eastern Fells. The bedroom was smallish but fine and clean. The breakfasts and evening meals were all reasonable. The staff were welcoming. Bar area is great. Location is spectacular, with unsurpassed views of Red Screes. Reasonable price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Visited this place on my holiday... just passing by and stopped for some snack and rest. It was sunny and the view was just stunning. With the seating outside it was great place to relax. Although, inside the pub was quite dark and prices were little too high, I have ordered toasted teacake with rumbutter and coffee and enjoyed every... More 

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Thank lacylolly
Ayr, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

On ordering a cheese Hamburger it was served with mediocre fries and a few pieces of poor quality salad. The worst part was the cheese part of the hamburger . A few very small pieces of cheese resting on top of a just warm hamburger. For the price -not cheap- I expected what I was paying for and that is... More 

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