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Fantails Restaurant

The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
+44 1228 560239
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
“haggis” (7 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
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11 - 20 of 357 reviews

Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding, incredibly well presented food let down by diabolical service by staff who seemed to forget at times that they had customers in! A shame really because this place could be amazing

1  Thank keiralc
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Recommended to us by Malcolm, the owner of Heads Hook Hall. Extremely friendly staff in a lively atmosphere with a good range of drinks and a wide menu, including a Specials choice. The puddings looked excellent but we were too full after the hearty portions...More

Thank tonyemha
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food all prepared fresh! Very busy day and meals do come quite quickly after each other, but quality was outstanding! Catered very well for my Mam who is coeliac

Thank Lucy T
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The Fantails restaurant has a lot going for it, great selection of beers and spirits, especially if you love Gin. Great staff. But as it is a restaurant the food needs and deserves a mention. There is a good and varied selection of well cooked...More

Thank Hamian
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited here quite recently, me and my partner enjoyed a great evening. The food and service were both very good.

Thank JonDav98
Reviewed April 7, 2017

The Fantails is a great place to eat, drink and relax in a great environment. We have been several times but have never taken the time to post s review. We went on Mother's day for my wife's sisters birthday and we throughly enjoyed ourselves....More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We visited for Sunday Lunch for a special occassion and were somewhat disappointed. Really nice atmosphere but the service was not great, they took a very long time to bring us the menu, and forgot a couple of desserts. The Roast Beef was tough and...More

1  Thank Malandpam
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday evening having made a reservation. Service was quick, staff were friendly and the food was great. We had chicken supreme and fillet steak. If there was to be one criticism it would be the time it took to get the bill...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Very busy Saturday evening, we were booked in for 6.45 pm, by 7.30 every table was full and being served with very efficient staff. Lovely smell of logs burning when you walk through the very low door, with a warm welcome. Food was really good...More

Thank Clogtown
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Ambience good. Up stairs to entrance. Cajun chicken burger was really tasty but needed to be for the price. All staff very helpful. Lovely building, sat in alcove. Real fire.

Thank Bibblebean
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Diane T
Hello Are there towels in the room ?
August 30, 2015|
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Response from Maurice L | Reviewed this property |
Not Sure about that as we only go for meals and family get togethers,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $38
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle  >  Wetheral
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 560239
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