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Fishermans Arms

Seafood, English
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Baycliff | Baycliff, Ulverston LA12 9RJ, England
+44 1229 869133
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The in-betweener

If there were a better than average but a bit below very good category this would fit the bill. Food was good, fresh, well presented, but atmosphere let things down. Hard to pinpoint, harsh lighting, wonky off station background music (two hours and no-one fixed it, or still still switched it off... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
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English first
Lisbon, Portugal
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We booked this restaurant for a small celebration and we were not disappointed, the restaurant is very modern and welcoming with very attentive knowledgeable staff who were on hand to offer descriptions and advise us. When we booked we asked about GF foods and it was not a concern as there was some great food on offer. The food was... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Fantastic meal absolute class with great friendly service. Everything my wife and I had was really well cooked and the presentation was superb.

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Cheshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Lovely menu, plenty of choice for non meat eaters as well. Good service and setting. The early bird menu would be brilliant value but we were too late for that, would definitely visit again.

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We've been here a few times over the last couple of years. On a couple of occasions we sat in the restaurant, which was nice. On other occasions we sat in the bar, which I did not enjoy. The food is fine, not amazing, and the prices are perfectly reasonable. Service is, as with many places, perfect most of the... More 

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Barrow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The Fisherman's Arms has a great choice on the menu, full gourmet type meals, smaller portions, and sandwiches all at a very fair price for the standard of cuisine. Very friendly staff (including the owners) pleasing décor and the best coffee in the area!

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

If there were a better than average but a bit below very good category this would fit the bill. Food was good, fresh, well presented, but atmosphere let things down. Hard to pinpoint, harsh lighting, wonky off station background music (two hours and no-one fixed it, or still still switched it off). Extra drink crept on the bill (is it... More 

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Ulverston, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Liked the service but difficult for disabled to enter Pub,once in Staff very helpful, but tight fit with Rotorlator and sticks when more than one disabled in the Party. Otherwise, this is excellent Sunday repast.

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ULVERSTON
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Myself and 8 other girlies booked a table here last Friday evening, it was a last minute booking as our original choice cancelled our booking, due to family circumstances, however the Fishermans could fit us in, which we felt for a party of our size was exceptional on such short notice. We duly arrived all glammed up and looking for... More 

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Kirkby in Furness, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Loverly restaurant, good atmosphere with excellent service, really good food from a nice menu.. It was. Pleasure to dine here.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Fabulous three course lunch as part of a large party and the staff were incredibly helpful with my gluten allergy and provided me with a separate menu as well as ways they can alter some dishes to make allergen free. The food was fantastic! We were a party of thirteen and there were clean plates all round. Two big thumbs... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Baycliff | Baycliff, Ulverston LA12 9RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 869133

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, English

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