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Royal Outpost

22 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1QS, England
+44 1228 818448
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Thai, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1QS, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Royal Outpost tonight with a friend while visiting Carlisle. The service was excellent! The food was reasonable in price and excellent in quality and the over all experience was delight. I would visit again without a doubt and recommend anyone looking for...More

Thank Albert P
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Had an excellent meal here. Very accommodating with pram/baby. Starters and mains all beautiful. Quick service. Above average prices but food was great.

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

This was our choice for the evening visiting Carlisle for a one night stay and not far from our accommodation. On arrival we felt welcome and although not busy we felt a bit awkward as the head waiter (Not sure if he was owner or...More

Thank deckacowley
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

If you like thai/malaysian food then this is your place, great tasting and presented food, amazing place to eat full of history in the building, taste was amazing and will def be back as theres so much choice on menu, man who was our host...More

Thank charliebigpota2s6969
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Visited as a group of friends and we all enjoyed the food. i had the spring rolls to start and chicken pad thai for my main. Both my courses were lovely and tasted fresh. The service was good and prices very reasonable. The wine we...More

Thank 123eml
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Very nice food, plenty of vegetarian choices. Staff are helpful and there is a nice atmosphere and architecture.

Thank Shriver101
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Have been here more than a year ago and liked it, went with my gf last night, unfortunately it was appalling. We looked at the menu and ordered a lamb dish with okra as we like okra. The waitress brought our meal and said prawns...More

Thank Iqbal M
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Although we had booked there was plenty of room on this Friday evening. The staff were friendly and attentive. We had 2 starters from the tapas, the salt and pepper squid was delicious. Our mains were equally tasty. All in all, very good, tasty and...More

Thank NYorksPaul
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Fab food and matching service. Went out for a last minute meal with the wife. We both enjoyed our meal (starter and main) the squid for start was amazing could of eaten a lot more of it. Main was Singapore chicken which again was great....More

Thank spoole1984
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Spent there an evening with my girl-friends at Saturday. Prices a a bit high but it is worth. Food is amazing and our Waiter was just incredible nice and proffesional. I like they kept British poems on the walls. Highly recomended. 3 main dishes 3...More

Thank Magdalena H
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May 23, 2015|
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Response from Eden G |
My Mother and I went last week, I am a vegetarian and she is vegan. There were a few options available to me and a couple to my Mother, but all could have been adapted if required. They had 2 vegan starters and sorbets too... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $32
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 818448
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Welcome to Royal Outpost One of the first restaurants in Carlisle of its kind if not Cumbria, introducing Malaysian and Thai cuisine .Sit on one flight for two exotic journeys – the most exciting, colourful and vibrant cuisines of Asia.Royal Outpost is an ideal place to experience the depth and variety of Malaysian and Thai cuisine which draws influences from it’s multicultural heritage, with hints of Chinese, Indian and European cuisines. The restaurant makes an excellent venue for fine dining with 1930 Tudor Gothic style interior oak panels making your overall dining experience a memorable one.The Royal Outpost team are delighted to present a careful selection of authentic dishes made from fresh ingredients to tantalise your taste buds. Our menu not only combines the best traditional dishes from family kitchens but has also incorporated some Western influences to bring a fresh & balanced feel to our food.
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