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String of Horses Restaurant and Bar

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Faugh | Heads Nook, Carlisle CA8 9EG, England
01228 670297
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  • 25
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  • 12
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  • 3
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A treat awaits the visitor.

Excellent menu, service and the quality of the food was outstanding. We would highly recommend to anyone.....the crumble was memorable.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Jim G
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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Excellent menu, service and the quality of the food was outstanding. We would highly recommend to anyone.....the crumble was memorable.

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Kellington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We spent our 2 night break in the hotel, the food was varied and did not break the bank, serving times were excellent, we managed to get Barefoot, white zinfandel, not available in a lot of places. Staff were good and very friendly. A part time local kept us chatting at the bar which was nice also, thanks John.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Good Service from waiters. Varied selection from Menu, from Curry to Fish and Pasta. Very quaint decor.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Lovely meal. Six of us went for a meal and glad we did. Great wine and outstanding food. Excellent vegetarian choice and fantastic service. I truly recommend as the atmosphere and service is superb.

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Ossett, United Kingdom
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129 reviews 129 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Went here on a Thursday night with friends after reading about it in the AA pub guide. I was extremely impressed by the quality of food on offer. The menu seems to cover all tastes with a lot of vegetarian choices, Italian, Moroccan, Cuban and Caribbean (quite a wide range). The bar scene is good with a number of local... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We had a very nice meal and later were delighted to speak with the Proprietor/ chef. It is not often that you meet Costa Rican proprietor in the depths of rural England!

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

Cosy cute and comfortable Remarkable underestimated little gem nestled in the countryside. Catered for all dietary needs in the morning at breakfast there was fresh fruit, juice coffee tea a range of cereals and veggie options and full English Rooms are clean tidy and warm, cleaner Is also lovely very friendly and makes sure your well looked after during your... More 

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ainsdale
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Couldn't fault the restaurant, The food was tasty and plentiful. very large portions so pace yourself

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Broughton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

we stayed for 1 night. The staff are friendly and helpful. We had room 5 which has a 4 poster bed.It was clean and warm and we had a bath. The bar had a lovely roaring fire. Food was excellent. Overall a great coaching Inn, and yes we would stay again. Thank you.

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Food is home cooked , tastes delicious & well portioned . There is nothing to dislike every meal we've had we've enjoyed & we've had a few

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  • Address: Faugh | Heads Nook, Carlisle CA8 9EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: 01228 670297

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