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Bay Horse Inn

Winton, Kirkby Stephen, England
+44(0)1768 371451
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Cuisines: English
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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12 reviews from our community

75% Recommend
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English first
Kirkby Stephen, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Nice little pub with food that's definitely above average - not posh but decent pub food done properly. The fish and chips are excellent. Helpings generous. Friendly too with an open fire for when it's chilly out.

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Prestbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I lived around the corner in Dalton House for quite a few years and loved this pub. It is my favourite "local" with great pub grub and beer. Not gastro or posh but a great Cumbrian pub. One day I will be back.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We eat here regularly living not too far away and the food is excellent, the atmosphere is friendly and relaxed and the surrounding real English country pub. All the food is good but do try the rump steak, locally sourced and, in my opinion, much tastier than fillet when properly butchered and cooked. The pork and black pudding stack should... More

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Much Wenlock, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The food and beer were excellent - particularly the pea and ham risotto starter. What ruined our stay was a dull whirring noise all night which meant that sleep was close to impossible even with earplugs. It turned out to have been the extractor fan from the kitchen. The attitude next morning was to laugh it off - "Oh dear,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

My wife and I went here for dinner. So far this is the best tasting food in all of England. I would definitely recommend a stop here. Hospitality is awesome and the ambiance is very warm and what I would say is an authentic pub style eatery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

On second attempt managed to book into this busy Restaurant. Definately worth it. Service and food were lovely.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Stayed here for two nights back in the winter. While you couldn't fault the food, the rooms were just weird! Hoovers left in the hallway, handles missing from the bathroom windows, no beside lights. Room opposite ours had been vacated and not cleaned; and the door had been left wide open for all to see the mess! Hammers and tools... More

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Brough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Stopped off for a beer and a bite to eat one lunchtime after walking. The pub was quiet but the welcome was friendly. A choice of real ales - the Hobgoblin was excellent, and plenty to choose from on the menu. The food is locally sourced where possible and was well cooked. Will certainly call back again.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012 via mobile

Really nice place. Very relaxing weekend with unobtrusive friendly hospitality and very pleasing food quality at reasonable cost. An absolute gem of a find.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

The pub, the service and particularly the food is absolutely rubbish. What a waste of money and a night out.

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