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The Wheatsheaf at Beetham Restaurant

Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7AL, England
+44 15395 62123
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“sherry sauce” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7AL, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple nights , before the end of May bank holiday. Location is pretty good. About 20minutes from Windermere with no traffic, and very close to Kendal. Staff were warm and welcoming. Cooked breakfast in the morning was great. Also had evening...More

Thank Hemant M
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Steak and ale pie was tender and tasty with cooked just right veg, loads of gravy and a pile of chips. Spot on.

Thank Janet W
RichardSk49, Owner at The Wheatsheaf at Beetham Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you very much, we take great pride in using the best local ingredients to produce genuinely home made traditional dishes and it is gratifying to have it confirmed. Thanks again.

Reviewed October 2, 2017

We stopped for lunch with friends (and their dog) on a cold grey Saturday - there were quite a few people eating, and more joined shortly after us - the service was friendly and efficient and the food arrived quicker than we expected. Good selection...More

Thank Brian1954
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Nestled in the village of Beetham just of the A6. There is a separate car park . We are vegetarian and thoroughly enjoyed the nut roast in a mushroom and sherry sauce. The food was nicely presented and was freshly cooked. The hotel offers accommodation...More

Thank Pete F
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Stayed over as in Britstops. very helpful good size car park had a couple of drinks and evening meal very pleasant . oldie worldly very comfortable enjoyed our stay.

Thank bucksDerbyshire
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We rang beforehand to book a table and were asked if we could come a little earlier as they had a large booking for 7.00. Fair enough, if it means the staff want to do their best for all the customers. Andy, who served us,...More

1  Thank Gerry H
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We dropped in for a meal for three generations of our family. We all enjoyed the food good value and fresh ingredients. A nice choice and children's menu. The staff were friendly, and so were the locals.

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Having had the Wheatsheaf recommended my wife & I went for lunch and we were not disappointed on arrival we were warmly greeted by Richard who is one of the owners. The history of the establishment dates back to 1609 which gives it a feeling...More

1  Thank David2603_13
RichardSk49, Owner at The Wheatsheaf at Beetham Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2017

Many thanks for your review, I am so glad you enjoyed our specials (and my impromptu History lesson) your comments are greatly appreciated. Richard.

Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

We called on chance after long delays on the M6 and wanted a quick meal on route for the lakes. Having had excellent meals in the past we had high expectations.The unusual haggis dish was good , as was the Welsh rarebit with fish. But...More

Thank 12,345,678,987
Reviewed July 29, 2017

We had the reasonably priced 2 course lunch which was good value and of good quality. The warm fudge cake was excellent

Thank paul F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beetham, Milnthorpe LA7 7AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Milnthorpe
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 62123
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