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The Wheatsheaf at Beetham

Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7AL, England
The Wheatsheaf at Beetham
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kendal, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

well never been here before not top knotch definatley could have been better ok the penny ideas good gets folk in we had scampi over fried batter was hard one of us had chicken bit tough our friends stayed over night and no bread for toast!!!! though breakfast was good couldnt fault staff

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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138 reviews 138 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited with a friend mid week and it was initially quiet although it did fill up later on. The service was with a smile and we had no quibbles with the service. The menu had a good selection and the food came quickly and it was very good. There is plenty of parking in a car park just across... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Wheatsheaf is a very pleasant country pub just off the main A6, the staff are generally friendly and helpful. The food is good and the"penny menu" is good value. A penny for a starter and penny for sweet while paying full price for the main course. We visit regularly when in the area.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Made a special trip for lunch, the starters were ok I had brie which was obviously put into a bowl and microwaved my partner black pudding which he said was good for our mains I had the fish cake which was served on crushed new potatoes my partner Cumberland sausage in which he found pieces of plastic staff were apologetic... More 

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Wheatley, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stayed two nights. We have stayed and eaten here many times over the last 30 years. The welcome at 7.30 on a Saturday night was okay, but certainly not overwhelming. The room (Leighton) was good, warm and clean. Dinner was disappointing. My steak was fine but the fish was overcooked. The wine we ordered was confused by the waiter.... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My wife and her family have been to this public house for over 20 years, on-and-off, but the food quality has gradually become less acceptable. The final straw was last Monday when 3 of us ordered "cheese-and-onion pie"; expecting to be served with the usual dish with pastry top-and-bottom. To our horror we were served with a dish comprising mashed... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This was our 4th visit and thoroughly enjoyable as always. The staff are friendly, helpful and welcoming, couldn't do enough to assist. The food is reasonably priced, fresh produce and a decent selection. We will be back again.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
18 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Not much to say about this charming village hostelry...other than, well, it is just that. Delightfully relaxed...an olde worlde inn feel without being over the top. Food was hearty and delicious...slightly overpriced but in keeping with the relative cost of living in these parts... The inn is perfectly situated for walks too...including the fairy steps...so very worth a stop off... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Recently had lunch with family at the Wheatsheaf and as always the food was simply amazing. A great menu with a good choice at good prices with relaxed period surroundings made for a great visit. Good service too ! Been here before and certainly will return hopefully for Christmas. Will definitely recommend.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Had a wonderful stay at The Wheatsheaf, on a trip to visit family in the area, and will return again before long. The setting is delightful, and a real old world village feel. The staff were extremely welcoming and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. It has a real character about it, and felt very homely. The room was clean,... More 

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