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Royal Outpost

22 Botcher Gate, Carlisle CA1 1QS, England
+44 1228 818448
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Ranked #6 of 265 Restaurants in Carlisle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $49
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Malaysian, Thai
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Welcome to Royal Outpost One of the first restaurants in Carlisle of its kind if not Cumbria, introducing Malaysian and Thai cuisine .Sit on one flight for two exotic journeys – the most exciting, colourful and vibrant cuisines of Asia.Royal Outpost is an ideal place to experience the depth and variety of Malaysian and Thai cuisine which draws influences from it’s multicultural heritage, with hints of Chinese, Indian and European cuisines. The restaurant makes an excellent venue for fine dining with 1930 Tudor Gothic style interior oak panels making your overall dining experience a memorable one.The Royal Outpost team are delighted to present a careful selection of authentic dishes made from fresh ingredients to tantalise your taste buds. Our menu not only combines the best traditional dishes from family kitchens but has also incorporated some Western influences to bring a fresh & balanced feel to our food.
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English first
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

The food here tasted fresh and authentic. The vegetarian spring rolls as a starter were delicate, followed by Massaman vegetarian curry with coconut rice. The flavours were perfectly balanced without being either too hot or overpowering. The service was excellent and the prices reasonable. The only down side is it's location...... it's upstairs in an original Redford Pub complete with... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Me and my partner ate here and it was simply beautiful. Starter, main and pudding were all delicious. To start we had the tempura prawns which were absolutely beautiful you got just enough for a starter not too little and not too many. They came with a very tasty sweet chilli dip. We both chose off the malaysian section off... More

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Really enjoyed the Food and service......but the music drove me out of the restaurant. Modern thumpy type music in a traditional Thai environment would prevent me returning. I mentioned to the staff and they just agreed with me ! Great Red Beef Curry was very fresh and tasty

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Wallingford, Oxfordshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Unfamiliar with Thai and Malaysian food but the staff were so helpful with choosing. Advising not to order too much but making sure we had a varied menu. The food was so fresh and tasty and the service excellent. Carlisle is lucky to have this place. Wish I lived closer.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

decided to pop in the Outpost after dhopping and again found the food to be fantastic,selected the £12 pound menu and found it to be off excellent quality, the bar manager i presume was very helpful and knowledgable about what selections to make. The waitresses were very polite and prompt. the restauarant was very busy for a Thursday night which... More

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Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Visited the restaurant on a Saturday evening. Was quiet when we arrived quite early on, but was busy by the time we left - obviously a popular place, and I can see why! Bit of a Trip Advisor cliche but we went after reading reviews on here and we definitely weren't disappointed. Shared a meat platter to start - all... More

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cumbria
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Never tried Thai food before & wasn't sure they'd be able to accommodate my gluten free diet, as we'd just went in on the off chance. Everything about the place was lovely. Very good service, food, drinks & very relaxing. We will definitely be back. Thank you.

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Lancaster
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was passing through Carlisle recently and revisited the Royal Outpost for an evening meal (my husband had noticed some positive reviews on Tripadvisor) and I was pleasantly surprised as what a positive experience we had. The setting is unusual for a Thai/Malaysian restaurant - a very old street frontage and wood panels inside and I'm always a bit suspect... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The food at this restaurant was absolutely delicious and fairly priced. We were a family of 7 who travelled from Penrith to Carisle which took about 20 minutes - definitely well worth the travel. Between us we had the sizzling steaks, sea bass fish, and prawns which were all cooked to perfection. Would recommend this to anyone who enjoys Thai... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Visit this restaurant on a regular basis, for some reason hadn't been for a few months. Went Saturday 12th July a lovely welcome as always, food to die for, forgot how good it is. So good in fact we went back the following Saturday with friends.

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Additional Information about Royal Outpost

Address: 22 Botcher Gate, Carlisle CA1 1QS, England
Phone Number: +44 1228 818448
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 49
Cuisine: Malaysian, Thai

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