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The Agricultural Hotel

Castlegate, Penrith CA11 7JE, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten here before during a Saturday lunch so decided to bring all the full family for Mothers Day, the food was excellent and the portions were good and tasty. The staff were friendly and accommodating. It's like a country pub in the town. Will def be heading back soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this brilliant hotel on Friday 13th March 2015 along with Martin B , and being the one that booked the rooms you are always apprehensive until arrival, but within seconds it became clear the choice was excellent, the rooms are very clean the shower perfect, we had a meal in the restaurant and the menu was excellent,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic hotel, lovely food especially the breakfast. Gary was a brilliant host, our room 106 had privacy and was very clean. Really enjoyed our stay. The town had lots of pubs guided by our host Gary. Top notch. Cheers Martin, Heather, Mick and Pam.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Took mother and family for Sunday lunch. Had never been inside The Agricultural before; it's really friendly and welcoming. The food was good and value for money, staff were lovely. The portions are huge; but they do a small portion option as well. We would definitely go back again.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My family regularly get together here and spend a lot of money. However as I was given the news I had terminal cancer we had decided to have an early Christmas dinner. My dad rang and explained the situation and asked if we could have a Christmas dinner in November. They said no!!! They would of made their money back... More 

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Best hotel/restaurant/local in town. Great beer snecklifter(most of time)ho ho , good food and great staff. Haven't met an unsavoury local in there yet lol. Only on 132 letters so will have to write a bit more. So suffice to say will miss you all when leaving time comes x

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

We had a very good meal in the restaurant area beside the bar. Food was excellent, plentiful and very reasonably priced, service courteous and efficient, and the atmosphere friendly. Superior pub grub.

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We dined this evening, as we usually do going from Scotland to England or vice versa. The same high quality has been maintained for years. Excellent food, well presented and reasonably priced. They don't give you peas with everything as is often the case. You can expect broccoli, carrots, cauliflower etc with your meal. Highly recommended eating place.

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We found ourselves desparately trying to find somewhere for a late lunch in Penrith having driven up from Folkestone that morning. After much searching we happened on the Agricultural. Rather empty (sadly for them) as it was Thursday lunch, but very pleasant for us, we proceeded to have a great, value-for-money lunch, burgers as well as a ciabatta (to get... More 

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Friendly staff (Martin, Sam & others) + homely managers ready & willing to chat interestedly to us. Good outside seating and for those in the know, "cosy" out-of-the-way seat (with parasol) round the side of the building. If you're in a car - "handy" car park at front of the hotel. If required, Morrison's supermarket one and a half min... More 

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