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Sizergh, Kendal LA8 8DZ, England
+44 15395 61010
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had booked a table for 4 for lunch after reading other reviews and wasn't disappointed. All of our food was delicious and the staff were very helpful, glad as well that we had booked as people were being turned away. Lovely atmosphere and a lovely meal, would recommend.

Thank Yvonne M
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

9 of us went to the Strickland Arms for my daughters 21st. We could not have been looked after any better. Very friendly and efficient staff and excellent food. Good choices for vegetarians. Will definitely visit again when we're in the area

Thank Neil G
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great building, friendly staff, great ales, brilliant food ( cheese and onion pie! And chips - fab), great after a walk from Kendal and down the way from the castle. Dog Friendly too. A slice of olde Cumbria.

Thank Shaney67
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very enjoyable Sunday "lunch" in the evening. Good food. Good beer and vino. Staff seem interested. Great place to have a meal,atmospheric. Walked there and back so wanted to enjoy the experience.

Thank kwantumleap
Carnforth, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely building. The staff are friendly but the wine is expensive, but where isn't now? On the food front we only had sandwiches so that's hard to get wrong, the better one being the 'vegetarian club'. The side portion of chips were nice and hot. Will visit again.

Thank Bertwoodie
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Generally pretty good all round. Would go again. Food is of a good standard but not excellent. Nice place but a bit uncomfortable seating. Fairly good service .

Thank mscritical2016
Kendal, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Long wait to order. Longer wait for food. Small fish and chips means small - 5 chips. Fish pie was odd - potato cold, fish warm and sauce like water. No protest from staff about not being charged for it. Are they used to complaints about food quality? Serving staff were overstretched. Not impressed.

2 Thank nicholasbreed1
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the way home after a perfect holiday away, we called in for dinner. Everything was absolutely spot on - the duck in cherry - a new dish was amazing. The service was excellent, beer at its best. So lucky to have the best local in the world to come home to.

Thank lakesgirl2014
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've eaten at the Strickland Arms plenty of times and the food has usually been good but today we were very disappointed by the 'Strick' Burger and the customer service. The burger was like a rubber dog toy, frankly horrible and was left largely uneaten. On paying the bill I was asked how the meal was, so I politely mentioned... More 

2 Thank Claire M
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in mid afternoon on a Sunday and was lucky enough to get a table in the bar area (we had dogs with us) without booking. We'd had a chilly walk and it was lovely to see an open fire going, we soon warmed up. Had the home made pie of the day (steak & mushroom), a small size fish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sizergh, Kendal LA8 8DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 61010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?