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$$ - $$$, British,
Court Square, Carlisle CA1 1QX, England
+44 1228 598941
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Court Square, Carlisle CA1 1QX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited with family for some food and drinks. Food was lovely, a nice atmosphere and fantastic service from our waiter, Callum. Would definitely visit again when next in Carlisle.

Thank sharon m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please please check your change in this place, once is a mistake. 😡 three times I have been in and ever time the girl try’s the same trick. They won’t be a 4th time

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had half an hour to kill. so went to griffin for quick drink. they take dogs and water and dog treats are freely available open fire and also pool table free for first game

Thank stumagoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in here for a drink and possible lunch. What a disappointment. The bar staff were offhand and uninterested and I almost gave this up as a bad job despite the lack of customers, consequently lunch was a complete non-starter. I'm sure that the small...More

Thank spaghetti1001
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Hi I went last week due to seeing family in Carlisle both Saturday and Sunday we went to the griffin were we found staff very helpful and kind the food was amazing and the pub was lovely and clean we couldn't falt the place well...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

A lovely barmaid served us recommending beer to accommodate our individual tastes. Very knowledgeable and eager to assist in us having a pleasant drinking experience.

Thank jochg2016
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Had a great lunch here in nice surrounding and friendly staff, food was great as were the drinks and coffees even went back the next day for drinks

Thank RobAils
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Went here once for dinner while in Carlisle. Food was ok, but nothing special, there were four of us eating and none of us raved about the food. Traditional pub food with nothing special. Staff were friendly overall.

Thank travelmoose_13
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Met a friend here for lunch and it was decent enough pub food. Really good choice of beers and the staff all polite and friendly. Would definitely revisit when in the area.

Thank blackburnfoodie
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Great choice of hand pulled beers. A lively pub with a great vibe, especially on a saturday night. Will definately return when in Carlisle.

Thank tirumasu
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Court Square, Carlisle CA1 1QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 598941
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