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The Pheasant Inn

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Crosthwaite Road, Keswick CA12 5PP, England
+44 17687 72219
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went here for a lovely dinner. The menu was varied and every dish we had was delicious. The bar has lots of variety of whisky and gin. The piece de resistance is the dining room with the fire for hotel guests or diners with dogs; it was full when we went but it looked very warm and cosy, definitely... More 

Thank Liza-K-pie
Perth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jennings Ale on draught, roaring fire, good food, friendly staff. What's not to like. Top tip, book in advance.

Thank SconeyDave
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had wanted to try this pub on the outskirts of Keswick for some time. We arrived on a damp/wet Saturday about 1pm. There was an open fire and the place, if not full, was fairly busy. The service was quick and the beer was top notch. The food arrived with an excellent selection of vegetables in a separate dish.... More 

Thank TripperLancs
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff were friendly and humerous. Food was generously portioned and adequately priced. I had lamb Henry, and while it was good and wasn't disappointed with it, it wasn't the best I've had. Would still recommend this as a good place to eat.

Thank Gavin T
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have passed this pub on more occasions than I could care to remember after visiting Keswick but never felt drawn in by it. However we were pleasantly surprised when we were persuaded to eat here by the owner of our guesthouse. The food was extremely good and the staff were extremely friendly and attentive without being overbearing.

Thank Martin T
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable meal and good customer service. Beers were also good, Booked in advance due to good reviews on line.

Thank Tim C
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the Pheasant on and off the past few years. It has slowly got better and last weekend was no exception. I booked a table for 6 of us and 2 high chairs for lunch on a Saturday. Arrived, log fire burning and as always some nice real ales on tap. I was driving and it is... More 

Thank DtotheB123
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing! The steak pie is unreal! Great selection of ales and beers also. A beautiful quaint pub, we eat here every time we visit Keswick. Cannot recommend it enough.

Thank Eloise M
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time we visited for Sunday lunch we were far from happy and said we'd give it one more chance. However, my husband and I visited today and the restaurant has redeemed itself sufficiently to say we'll probably come again. We've been coming for more than 20 years and we'd hate to abandon what has become our favourite restaurant... More 

Thank Ferial E
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brought our son and his fiancee here for a meal for my birthday. Neither of them had been here before and they were pleasantly surprised. Our son declared it was the best beer he'd had so far (been here a week) and they both thought the meal was the best they'd had in ages. We had to agree, delicious steaks,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $19
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crosthwaite Road, Keswick CA12 5PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72219

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?