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Kirkstyle Inn

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Slaggyford | Brampton, Brampton CA8 7PB, England
+44 1434 381559
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: This inn overlooks the South Tyne river and its beautiful fells. Situated...
This inn overlooks the South Tyne river and its beautiful fells. Situated "off the beaten track" it well rewards those who travel to find it. It is also a very good lunch spot for those who ride the narrow gauge railway from Alston. The Kirkstyle Inn has just been awarded a TripAdvisor "2013 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE", placing it in the top 10% of establishments, worldwide,for customer satisfaction!
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
great food

wonderfull food giant portions children can have the same as you but a childs portion seating at back outside lovely views horses and rabbits out front very nice staff reasonably priced well worth a visit would call again if in the area would love to try the sunday dinner

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Juliekev1
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

wonderfull food giant portions children can have the same as you but a childs portion seating at back outside lovely views horses and rabbits out front very nice staff reasonably priced well worth a visit would call again if in the area would love to try the sunday dinner

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Discovered the kirkstyle whilst house hunting in the area, great little find we've been here a couple of times now, Small friendly pub, good food, reasonably priced,

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We were recommended to visit the Kirkstyle inn by a local taxi driver. What a little gem. A proper authentic pub, with beautiful views across the valley. We had the game pie off the specials board and it was all we had hoped for, and more. The vegetarian option was also delicious - not your average "I suppose we should... More 

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Thirlmere, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

A warm welcome to a cosy country pub. Food was freshly prepared and portions generous. I had the beer battered cod and chips, hubby had the game pie, all delicious.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Called in for a beer at 1450 in the middle of a long Saturday walk, only to be told "Sorry we are closed", even when there were two customers at the bar with full pints. It's the only pub for seven miles in any direction and on a walking route and the Landlord just couldn't be bothered!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Fantastic food, great staff, and dog friendly. Not one complaint from any of the four of us..... in fact so good going back later this week for second helpings :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A warm welcome and superb food can be found here at the Kirkstyle Inn. A menu of favourites and daily specials on the blackboard ensure there is something for everyone and the added bonus of a drive through beautiful countryside combine to make this a must when you're in the area. David & Sue B.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Decided to call in for lunch one day as we had read the reviews. We both had the sausages which were lovely but there wasn't a very large portion of mash to go with it which was a shame. Only 1 choice of real ale which was priced reasonably but £1.40 for a pint of orange squash was a bit... More 

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Great place in middle off nowhere! Warm welcome on opening the door good home cooking. Do like the sausage menu and lovely pie of the day. Will call again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Food was excellent, lovely views, cosy inside and dog's welcome. Initially seeing this place from outside I wasn't sure what to expect, however the staff and local's that were in the pub were very friendly and the food was fresh and tasty and certainly filling.

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Address: Slaggyford | Brampton, Brampton CA8 7PB, England
Phone Number: +44 1434 381559
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Brampton
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: British, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Slaggyford | Brampton, Brampton CA8 7PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Brampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 381559

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

This inn overlooks the South Tyne river and its beautiful fells. Situated "off the beaten track" it well rewards those who travel to find it. It is also a very good lunch spot for those who ride the narrow gauge railway from Alston. The Kirkstyle Inn has just been awarded a TripAdvisor "2013 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE", placing it in the top 10% of establishments, worldwide,for customer satisfaction!

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