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All 1 Dacre Restaurants

The Horse and Farrier Inn

Dacre CA11 0HL, England
01768486541
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Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Dacre
Price range: $10 - $19
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Hubby and me have visited this pub lots of times over past years. Landlady very friendly as is her little dog Levi. We ate here one quite cold October night and couldn't' understand why the lovely old range was not lit, it was cold inside, I kept my fleece on to eat my tea. The menu seemed to be the... More

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Lake District UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

From the outside this inn is very inviting and draws a lot of tourist into sample its fare. Living locally I had never been in but decided to give it a try. Unfortunately I regreted my decision. I had a steak which was very poor and had to be sent back. The inn was cold and uninviting inside. There are... More

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Nottinghamshire
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

visited the pub mid evening time with the intention of only having a drink, but once we saw the Pie Board on display we decided to have a meal. i can certainly recommend the chicken, ham, Leek and cheese pie it was excellent. my wife said that the Beef and Mushroom pie was the best she'd had. The pub is... More

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Cumbria England
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

As always one can only review a spot as one finds it. Sue and I have driven past many time in the last 30 years or so and always said we should go in as it always looked nice from the outside and busy. We finally visited mid-August despite the nice summer it was cold and wet. As usual there... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

If you are looking for very high end cuisine then this is not the place for you, but if you are looking for a really genuine pub, serving lovely food then you will be at the right place. We have driven through Dacre hundreds of times when visiting the Lakes but never stopped until recently. On the way past heading... More

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cumbria
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63 reviews 63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Called here having passed the pub years ago thinking they called something else. Friendly welcome from Swedish barmaid. Good choice of ales in old rustic pub. We ordered food. I chose chicken in paprika with cream and chips. My wife chose lasagne. We sat outside which was pleasant but could do with a day getting rid of the weeds. Our... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I dropped in for a drink during a walk and loved the atmosphere. Suzie was behind the bar serving superb beer. So called back the following night and we had the pie chips and peas, one pork and apple and the other was chicken etc. the chips were to die for. Suzie brought her dogs down when we were leaving,... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Having read the reviews myself and two family members were really looking forward to going and enjoying a lovely evening.Oh dear ..the menu was extremely limited and the specials weren't even brought to our attention The food was at best mediocre - my steak was overcooked ,dry and tasteless.The only plus was the RealAle - Oh and the village is... More

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worcestershire, England
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We came across this place on our way home from holiday in Scotland, and just turned down a road befor we hit the motorway. The pub was lovely and the food was excellent. My daughter was fascinated by the dogs who wanted to sit in her hair when she went to the toilet. Friendly staff, good beer, and have a... More

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Wolverhampton
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We stayed here with 2 dogs and our 6 month old baby. The staff were great and really helpful - especially at mealtimes. The bar is really dog-friendly, however doesn't have that 'dog smell' that some places suffer from...! Our room was clean and tidy with a beautiful view. I felt the bathroom was small (the baby bath didn't fit!)... More

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