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The Boot And Shoe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Greystoke, Penrith CA11 0TP, England
+44 17684 83343
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb henry” (8 reviews)
“gammon” (11 reviews)
“pudding” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Greystoke, Penrith CA11 0TP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

8 of us in the family stayed at Whitbarrow Village complex and booked to eat at the Boot and Shoe in Greystoke. Meal was booked for 8.30 on a Friday night but we had to wait a little for the previous occupants vacated the table....More

Thank Clachangirl
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for a meal on Saturday evening and really wished we had booked a late lunch and stayed for the music. The food was excellent as were the staff and we will certainly go back. Thank you so much .

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in for pint for partner and glass of red for me after hectic shopping trip to Keswick. Wonderful roaring fire and warm welcome as always in this magnificent pub. Would have stayed all evening except our fireside seat was booked from 6.30 for a...More

Thank Lilysmith925
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed a quick meal as my daughter and family were driving home that night! I phoned to book and was told it was full unless we could make it just before 6 as there was a large party booked in at 6.45. We arrived...More

Thank ChrisLuck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally got to go to this gem. Went on a Friday night most tables were reserved but there was a table for us. Great staff,quick service, Food fantastic if you have a good appetite you might have a pudding. Next time it’s a starter and...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We where booked into another local inn but due to a change of landlord we couldn't stay there, so the boot n shoe was a last second booking. ( we booked and turned up there 10 minutes later) Warm welcome good food and ale. Place...More

Thank chris j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a gem of a pub this is. We ate here twice this week whilst staying at the nearby Thanet Well Lodges, because the first time was so good. Although it was really busy, the friendly barman (Landlord?) managed to squeeze us in the first...More

Thank Vicky P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this pub but unfortunately it’s 200 miles from home! I do not think you will find a more welcoming pub anywhere, the selection of drinks is great, the atmosphere is welcoming and warm and the food is fantastic. As we were staying locally...More

Thank Steve_Shaw1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will not find a more welcoming and friendly pub than this in the area, the owners quite simply exceed customer expectations. I visited with my disabled father as we have a caravan in the area and we shall visit more regular as this is...More

Thank sandonred
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Good food served quickly friendly staff and nice atmosphere would definitely eat here again if I was in the area

Thank sb1289
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October 6, 2017|
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August 9, 2017|
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Response from Vince B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very dog friendly
July 25, 2016|
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Response from jeffsandrawilson | Reviewed this property |
There is some parking in front of the pub and some on the road but there is also a free car park about 3 mins walk in the village.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greystoke, Penrith CA11 0TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 17684 83343
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