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The Agricultural Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Castlegate, Penrith, England
+44 1768 862622
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castlegate, Penrith, England
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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

The service was amazing, no waiting straight to table. Drinks bought to you within 5 minutes of sitting down. My wife had Cod, chips & I had lasagna. The food was outstanding. It was tasty, hot & plenty of it. I would definitely return &...More

Thank grand_negus
Reviewed June 16, 2017

had been down to Brighton for a few days and were on the way home and felt hungry had done a few restaurant's in Carlisle so off the M6 into Penrith and the first place we found was here on entering found a bar and...More

Thank Young S
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

I was on a Jolly Boys Outing and called in to the Aggie twice for food and drinks. Drinks were good and reasonably priced, food was excellent, good quality, with a good plate full of wholesome plain food being presented to us all. The staff...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

The Aggie is a friendly spot nearby the train station and Penrith Castle ruins that serves food all day. The Steak and Ale Pie was a richly sauced deep ramekin full of tender beef and capped with a perfectly crisped pastry crust. Paired with a...More

Thank EKKColorado
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Decided to go on Mothers day with the family, service was ok but felt a little pressured for orders to be taken, starters arrived but the garlic mushrooms looked like they were swimming in water rather than a sauce which tasted as weak as it...More

Thank EdenCumbrian
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

I am absolutely disgusted with the level of service myself and my family received on a recent trip to this establishment. We wanted a light lunch and were told that they did not do baguettes at lunch time. We accepted this and after a little...More

Thank GillianT30
Reviewed March 16, 2017

wasnt looking forward to going after reading previous reports but was pleasantly surprised. our group of ten ladies had various meals quite a few of us had sweet and sour chicken with rice and chips which was very nice one had thai fishcakes and she...More

Thank TripMember03312015
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Fantastic food ,I have eaten here many a time and the food is the best roast beef Sunday dinner is the best I've been else were and nothing compares food stays hot seasonal veg roast potatoes ,best mash ever & beef & gravy lovely ....More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

We went here for our works Christmas meal. Unfortunately we were all disappointed. Turkey didn't taste good, overdone Yorkshire puds, disappointing starters, vegetables and puddings. Wouldn't return based on this meal. Sorry!

Thank woodysweekendsaway
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Quick service and yet fresh really good meals would definitely recommend. Chips are really nice as we're the hot and spicy chicken wings my son had. Friendly staff as well.

Thank Mike B
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September 9, 2016|
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Response from sa1England | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we ate at lunchtime but they served food all through the day. Regards Steve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castlegate, Penrith, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1768 862622
  • This restaurant is at The Agricultural Hotel
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