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The Bridge Inn

| The Bridge Hotel, Buttermere, Cockermouth CA13 9UZ, England
+44 17687 70252
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (29 reviews)
“pie” (15 reviews)
“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| The Bridge Hotel, Buttermere, Cockermouth CA13 9UZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Top prices but paying for location and quality. Full Cumbrian breakfast was superb. Fresh, hot, tasty and good sized portions. Thoroughly enjoyed it. We arrived at 11:35 after the 11:30 breakfast cut off but they gladly extended the kitchen hours for us and we were...More

Thank EddieWill1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had a meal here with my family before embarking on a walk around the lake. My husband and daughter ordered the turkey dinner. It looked very nice when it came to the table and they do a child's portion which was a good size....More

1  Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location: unavoidably excellent it being Buttermere: Accomodation: I can’t speak for. Food: beware. This is a menu where description and reality divulge dramatically. And all at top prices (which I get because of short seasons etc). However, even a decent baked potato seems beyond this...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to sit in the sunshine after a good stroll around Buttermere. Good service and Desperate Dan size meat pies. Food was well prepared and sizeable portions. Most importantly Glutan Free and Vegan catered for. Disappointed with a bitter shandy costing £4.00 when two glasses...More

Thank GoddarddePoulton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came into Buttermere on a rainy day desperate for a warm drink. Saw local cafe and was turned away. The Bridge inn offered a warm drink, and great food. Friendly staff. Dog friendly. We had a walk around lake and returned for a nice...More

Thank sammyg3012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I'm in the area I pop into The Bridge Hotel, before or after a walk/hike around Buttermere. On this visit we stopped for sunday lunch (in the bar at the back of the hotel) and I had the roast beef. It came with a...More

Thank sidsunflower
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the good fortune to stay for two nights at this excellent establishment, with a dozen friends who have made an annual trip to the Lakes for many years. The hotel staff are simply superb, and nothing is too much trouble for them. One...More

Thank Nick-Edwards2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go there for lunch - there were quite a lot vegetarian options on the menu, we ordered two different burgers - except for a slice of onion, they were looking the same.

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we enjoyed a one night stay in this classy hotel. very good service, great food (we dined in the restaurant on a bed and breakfast with dinner deal). the room (top floor) was royal. delicate presentation of a bath towel swann. every room is furnished...More

Thank Veronika W
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Had lamb which was beautiful but the rest of the dinner was only just tepid. Mash was cold and lumpy. Informed waiter who said he would mention it to the chef, but no apology or offer of free pud or drink or money off bill....More

Thank Denise H
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$4 - $22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Bridge Hotel, Buttermere, Cockermouth CA13 9UZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth  >  Buttermere
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 70252
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