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Crown Street, Cockermouth CA13 0EJ, England
01900 823591
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Just Great

Went on Saturday night. It was heaving which is always a good sign. Manage to find a table for two - the staff were rushed off their feet but still extremely helpful. We both had steak and ale pie. It was really lovely - maybe just a little burned? But that's just me nit picking. No issues with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
KelKins19
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UK
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
UK
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Went on Saturday night. It was heaving which is always a good sign. Manage to find a table for two - the staff were rushed off their feet but still extremely helpful. We both had steak and ale pie. It was really lovely - maybe just a little burned? But that's just me nit picking. No issues with this place.... More 

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I must be the number one customer, my friends and I love going here. Menu changes regularly so new dishes come and go but they keep the favourites on which is good. Good prices and good selcetion, lovely staff.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great service food brill and filling we all had a great time and went away happy. Three of us had Cumberland sausage which are full to the brim! One had a gluten free bread again good. Must be our 10th visit will come back for food and the atmosphere.

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CUMBRIA
Top Contributor
196 reviews 196 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
282 helpful votes 282 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Great place to have a leisurely lunch with a bottle of wine or two, the fish is fabulous and well presented.

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UK
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Visited the Terrace Bar, 13/10/14 for my wife's birthday. Two of us ordered Steak and Ale pie, when they arrived the veg was cold and the inners of the pie were stone cold. When we complained the waitress tried to blame the ongoing kitchen repairs. About twenty minutes later we received hot, overcooked and burnt steak in the pies. We... More 

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

My wife & I enjoyed an excellently presented meal in this well situated & atmospheric restaurant. Service was very good, & the food was delicious, as well as very competitively priced for the quality. The atmosphere was pleasantly quiet, & the surroundings comfortable.

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Leicester
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Visited here twice, both times with my partner. The building itself and the decor is lovely and modern. The general quality of the food is good also. But there are a few bad points.. The staff always seem to have no interest in the customer and our experience. We were given menus at the table without a word spoken and... More 

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York, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Great filling food, well presented and good value! Relaxed atmosphere despite it being v busy due to Cockermouth show!! Next time pudding too :) oh & afternoon tea looks amazing!

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Workington, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Lovely food, good atmosphere. Quick and prompt service. The prices are reasonable. Staff are very friendly.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Had a lovely lunch in the terrace on Monday, before having a wander round Cockermouth, Would recommend the baguettes we had a steak and onion one and a smoked chicken and bacon. Lovely atmosphere and surroundings

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Crown Street, Cockermouth CA13 0EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: 01900 823591

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