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Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have had better Sunday dinners , the meat was very tasty but the roast potatoes and veg needed some more seasoning.It was very fairly priced.but we did not stay for pudding. The staff were very friendly and polite.

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Thank jack291198
PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Jack, Thank you for your positive review. I apologise if we did not meet your expectations on this occasion with the vegetables not being quite as tasty as the meat. We probably do err towards mildly seasoning our vegetables so that they are not over-powering for those with milder tastes. Our chefs cook everything from fresh and are... More 

Sedbergh, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have only eaten at the Fat Lamb before, never having stayed there as we only live some 20 minutes drive away ! It has however been quite some time since we last enjoyed a meal there. This evening, because our home town of Sedbergh is very limited at the moment in its choice of eating places during the evening,... More 

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Thank Colin C
PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Colin, Thank you very much for your review of The Fat Lamb - it's great to have local feedback and fantastic to hear that you enjoyed the food at The Fat Lamb and were pleased with the value for money. Great news that you have already joined the Supper Club! We look forward to welcoming you back with... More 

Poulton UK
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147 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Out for a ride with the dogs we came across the Fat Lamb. Ready for a drink and intrigued by the name we stopped. The beer was great but the food was excellent. A whole selection of things on the special board veggie options, the menu was very comprehensive. We went for the recommendation of steak pie. All home made... More 

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PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Jonny, Thank you so much for your lovely review of The Fat Lamb. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed both the beer selection and the food here. Our steak pie is highly sought after and we get a lot of compliments on this dish - so we're delighted that you enjoyed it too! We very much look... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat in beer garden with the dogs. Had the veggie platter to start which was half vegan half vegetarian. Was dubious about the beetroot and salad dressing as it was white (being vegan) but reassured by the waitress it was white balsamic vinegar which I'd never heard of before! Was lovely,! I had vegan sweet potato and bean casserole for... More 

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Thank Amy0578
PaulFatLamb, Guest Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for your nice review of your dinner at The Fat Lamb. Our chef does go to quite some effort to provide a decent range of vegetarian options so we are really pleased that you have enjoyed these and also been able to find choices suitable for a vegan diet. We very much hope to... More 

Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the fat lamb, a lovely old coaching inn. The breakfast was excellent, and a gorgeous view from our room. the only reason the hotel did not receive a 5 was. We took our dog and although the hotel was pleased to have him in all rooms apart from the restaurant The staff gave him... More 

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Thank Den S
PaulFatLamb, Guest Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your lovely comments regarding your stay at The Fat Lamb. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast and our lovely characterful old fashioned coaching inn. I can only apologise that you were put into a small room with your dog. Our staff do their best at the time of booking to place... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to stay if want to get away from it all, great views of the countryside, great beer garden front & back. Nature reserve on sight to wander around. Views from our room was amazing. Staff were friendly and helpful, food was great also. Will definitely return, only downside is we didn't stay longer.

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PaulFatLamb, Guest Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Mike, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your stay here at The Fat Lamb. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the beautiful countryside surrounding us and we very much hope to welcome you back one day. Kind regards, Laura - Marketing Contact More 

Tipton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and myself had a 1night stay in room 1 lovely room with a great view.we had a meal in the restaurant the food was fabulous so were the staff we are looking forward to a return visit soon.The place is a little gem I would recommend this hotel to anyone so peaceful and pretty.

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Thank bernieScotland
PaulFatLamb, Guest Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Bernie, Thank you for your lovely comments about your stay at The Fat Lamb. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed the peace and quiet as well as our beautiful surroundings. We very much hope to see you back one day. Kind regards, Laura - Marketing Contact More 

Durham
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46 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five star food, staff, location. Just had the most amazing lunch, salmon light a flaky and the beef pie melted in your mouth. Price very reasonable and place is filled with unusual curio to tease your brain and entertain. Cannot recommend enough x

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Thank Sally I
PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Sally, Thank you for your lovely review of the Fat Lamb! I will pass on your lovely compliments regarding the food to our chef and your compliments regarding the various accoutrements to the owner, Paul Bonsall, who has collected them over the years. Many of the objects around the hotel reflect Paul's personality, for eaxmple, the snug area... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just back after a lovely two night stay at The Fat Lamb Country Inn with our little chihuahua Ebony. Staff very pleasant and attentive Accommodation clean and comfortable and a big plus for us dog friendly Dogs are allowed in bedrooms and bar area whilst dinning Food excellent with a good choice of specials in the evening

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Thank Ruth L
PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your lovely review of the Fat Lamb. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food, the service and were happy with our dog friendly policy. We very much look forward to welcoming you back one day. Kind regards, Laura - Marketing Contact More 

Romford, Essex
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31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Stopped here one evening when holidaying in North Yorkshire, staying at Hawes. Food is excellent, I had a Salmon meal with new potatoes, was excellent, good selection of beers too. It is not rhe cheapest of places to eat, but the menu is more special than the average pub.

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Thank RobertRomford_Essex
PaulFatLamb, Public Relations Manager at Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant, responded to this review

Good afternoon Robert, Thank you for your lovely review of the Fat Lamb. We are delighted to hear that you thought the food was excellent and that the menu was special. I hope that you felt the quality provided met the slightly higher than average price. We do source all of our food from high quality local providers and take... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant

Address: Crossbank, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Kirkby Stephen > Ravenstonedale
Price Range: $119 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Fat Lamb Country Inn And Restaurant Hotel Ravenstonedale
Country Inn Kirkby Stephen
Kirkby Stephen Country Inn
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