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The Agricultural Hotel Restaurant

) #63 of 128 Restaurants in Penrith $$ - $$$ , British,
Castlegate, Penrith, England
+44 1768 862622
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak pie” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Castlegate, Penrith, England
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51 - 60 of 156 reviews

Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Stumbled upon this jewel as a tourist then as a resident of Penrith. Great value for money and a welcome break from the run of the mill chain pub that is just down the road. Visit and enjoy.

2  Thank Kate G
Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Been a few times to the aggy. Never disappointed. Very good selection of ales. Food very good, can recommend the chicken wrapped in bacon with black pudding in the middle with whole grain mustard sauce. Very tasty meal. Steak also very good. Great prices and...More

1  Thank foodLover2014
Reviewed June 29, 2015

Many locals eat and drink here so the atmosphere is a busy but warm one. The menu has something for everyone, the food is well cooked and presented, the staff are very friendly/helpful and the prices are very reasonable indeed. Highly recommended

1  Thank BrianBBriighton
Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Found this place last year on holiday near Penrith, we will continue coming back when we are here, the food is very good at a reasonable price, the staff are efficient and friendly, recommended.

1  Thank Darren S
Reviewed June 11, 2015

We really enjoyed eating here; the food was delicious and plentiful and the service impeccable! Just a lovely experience.

1  Thank Terri404
Reviewed June 10, 2015

The staff are lovely here but the food is pricey for what you get. Don't get me wrong, it is nice and the environment is lovely... but the food is expensive.

1  Thank EmmaCooke
Reviewed June 9, 2015

my wife and i found this place purely by accident whilst travelling back from Edinburgh one wednesday lunchtime feeling a little peckish we came off the M6 and headed into Penrith. from walking in to leaving we were made welcome by the barman/waiter and the...More

1  Thank eddie1956
Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came for lunch on a quite Wednesday afternoon I had the chicken pie special which was the only way to decribe it disgusting looked and tasted like bought in pre cooked chicken strips in a bland tasteless cream sauce that may...More

1  Thank Smaile1992
Reviewed June 1, 2015

We were having a short break in Penrith for my husband's 50th birthday. We decided to go and see an am dram performance at the playhouse and this hotel was conveniently next door so we decided to eat there. Staff were friendly and helpful. Service...More

1  Thank Corinne C
Reviewed May 21, 2015

The food is good quality pub food, a varied menu and large portions. The service was friendly and efficicient. recommened especially after a hard days cycling on the C2C.

2  Thank enb159
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Do they serve food all day/
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
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
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
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Agricultural Hotel
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