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The Kings Arms

Bar, British, Pub
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Hale Village, Milnthorpe LA7 7BH, England
+44 15395 63203
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Cumbria
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not been in for a long time, but the new people that have taken it over and really nice and wow I was surprised on the excellent meal we had, we all eat different meals and the service was really lovely, would will be retuning with my family

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1 Thank L C
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu has a good choice and there is a special board. The food was excellent the Cumberland sausage was excellent the fish and chips were great. Well priced and great quality. The service was also very good very attentive. This is a example if a good traditional English pub. We are going to visit again. Worth every penny. By... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We decided to go here for lunch taking my parents on a wet Saturday afternoon. Really nice homemade food well worth a visit if you are after a traditional pub lunch. Homemade steak and ale pie was really good as was the fish and chips will definitely be making a return visit.

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2 Thank Elizabeth K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on the off chance we could still get a meal (8.15) pm. We received a warm welcome; so did our dog. The staff are friendly and engaging. The meal was fabulous.. fresh and filling... very clean too.

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

My husband's Dad was celebrating his 86th Birthday. We booked a table for 20 for Sunday lunch at the Kings Arms. We arrived to a wonderful welcome from Verity. It was a fantastic lunch. We had Turkey and Beef, both were cooked to perfection. They catered for the youngest member of 5 years old to the oldest of 86 years.... More 

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Sam J, Owner at The Kings Arms, responded to this review

We are so happy that you chose the Kings Arms for your family celebration, and even happier that you all had a fantastic experience. We passed on your lovely comments to our fantastic staff, who very much enjoyed catering for your group. We hope to see everyone again very soon! More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Just had a really lovely Sunday dinner here. Everything on plate was really nicely cooked and good portion size for a good price. Menu good with several specials on the board too. Very friendly and efficient service. Definitely worth a visit.

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Burton in Kendal, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff. Very quick service and piping hot food. Would recommend if you are looking for a tasty pub meal.

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1 Thank Cally L
Sam J, Owner at The Kings Arms, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Cheap traditional pub food, big servings, tasty, good staff. Much better than 6 months ago, new manager really trying hard

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2 Thank Andrew G
Sam J, Owner at The Kings Arms, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for your review. More 

Blackburn, United Kingdom
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Visited recently on a weekend break nearby. We got a warm, friendly welcome & were directed to a table in the Bar area [they do also have a dining room], we hadn't booked but we were lucky it wasn't too busy it being early Thursday evening. The waitress took our drinks order & left us the Menus, after choosing, we... More 

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Sam J, Owner at The Kings Arms, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for the review. We are so glad that you found us to be friendly and our food tasty, I passed on your comment about the broccoli to the chef to avoid this happening again. Hope to see you again soon! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Got great welcome our border terrier is made more than welcome decided to try new menu my husband had gammon chop from menu i had stuffed chicken from the specials once again the food was really good cant believe the change from having a hand full of people in to being so busy keep up the good work

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2 Thank Gill S
Sam J, Owner at The Kings Arms, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review. It makes all our hard work worth it. Hope to see you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hale Village, Milnthorpe LA7 7BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Milnthorpe
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 63203
Description
The Kings Arms went under new management on the 26th February 2016 under the Jones family, we are slowly building up the reputation of the pub to ensure we can get it to the N0.1 in the area again.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?