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The Farmers, Ulverston

2 Market Place, Ulverston LA12 7BA, England
+44 1229 584469
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“mussels” (19 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Market Place, Ulverston LA12 7BA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for with work friends - small bar at the front and nice front outside sitting area. Good selection of drinks. Food was amazing - big portions which is a bonus for me. Went for squid as started which was good but the ribs and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bigj6348
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How can they charge the prices they do for the pub food they offer? It amazes me how it was quite busy. The chip shop would offer better value. And the staff seem more occupied chatting to their mates at the bar rather than taking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Julielakes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved this venue before the revamp but have tried it twice since and it definitively has gone down market. The food is still good but the noise is unbearable from the bar can't hold a normal conversation. The whole eating area now resembles...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank NorthallertonJyb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pains me to write this but honesty must prevail over bias. A group of 4 of us visited here on Sunday morning for breakfast and as the title suggests, the whole thing was a bit of a nightmare. After ordering food & drinks at the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jamesv150
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called here after a little walk around town (a pint was needed ) What a pleasant surprise it was Sat outside heated seating area open fire bar staff very knowledgable about the surrounding area over all a very pleasant afternoon was spent here

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carlos4485
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been before and enjoyed, on arrival noticed it had a makeover and was a bit dubious in case it had changed hands, but looking at the menu all seemed well. Had slow cooked beef and my wife a burger, both delicious, well cooked, presented and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank buggerthis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband had braised beef and I had lamb cutlets. Both were absolutely delicious and served with a selection of vegetables and wonderful gravy.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank grandma460
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a spot of lunch today with my wife And littlest one! We where seated immediately by our server who was polite and efficient, we hadn't been in for a while so where blown away by the "new look" which is classy and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elite17
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate to get a table for lunch at midday Saturday. Probably best to reserve a table as most had been pre-booked. My wife had the slow cooked brisket which was melt in the mouth and I had the fish and chips which were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stevewR2092VK
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

This is the pub to go if you are in Ulverston. The food is wonderful and the staff are so friendly and would highly recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Tufty19
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October 31, 2017|
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Response from JJ70 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall ever seeing dogs when I have previously visited (which has been frequently)
Carl I
July 4, 2017|
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Response from kellicomfort | Reviewed this property |
There is limited parking on site
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September 18, 2016|
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Response from Hails1605 | Reviewed this property |
01229 584469, sorry just seen this- hope it helps :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Place, Ulverston LA12 7BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 584469
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Market town centre Freehouse Bar and Restaurant with holiday cottages and apartments. Excellent food, newly refurbished, friendly and welcoming family run for over 25 years.
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