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Pack Horse Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Pack Horse Court, Keswick CA12 5JB, England
+44 17687 71148
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef cobbler” (33 reviews)
“burger” (34 reviews)
“trout” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Pack Horse Court, Keswick CA12 5JB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First sit down evening meal since moving to Keswick. We didn't book as only me and my husband, bar staff friendly and helpful. Fab Gin and my husband had a local ale. We was found a table the restaurant area was quiet for a Saturday...More

Thank gail_port46
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only a short visit with children and a dog. We were on a day-trip in Keswick, meeting family, and only popped in for a couple of drinks. On our next visit we would definitely go back for a meal. A traditional style pub with a...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in here a couple of times over our weekend away for drinks. A very busy bar for sure however the staff were excellent at serving orders and very friendly and helpful. Difficult to get a table but don't let this put you off. Definitely...More

Thank stevieboyUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Soup was a dehydrated mix with blobs of greasy fat floating. Staff not willing to give me any bread as I had combi with sand which which my husband had was told should have ordered separate soup and sand which...would have done if we could...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a few metres off the beaten track in Keswick and so it was quiet even when the others were rammed. Stopped off for a drink and food after a walk and well worth it. Good portions and real old fashioned steak and ale pudding...More

1  Thank PaulBYorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked the Pack Horse Inn at random as it was the closest pub with food to my customers shop, and what a good find it was. Firstly it’s a Robinson’s pub so the selection of ales is first class, had the finest pint of Trooper...More

1  Thank tonymurphy30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is in a side alley off the main street in Keswick. Whilst standing outside reading the menu some people who were walking past told us they had had a really good meal in the pub so we booked a table for that evening...More

1  Thank Linda7491
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here numerous times over the years, never disappoints and generally I have the beef cobbler, this time was no exception! (with a wild mushroom casserole starter). Both dishes were hot, tasty and filling :-)

1  Thank Ross W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had left it a bit late the pub was nice we waited a while for meal, the food was hot fresh and filling just what we needed after a busy day

Thank djflower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in Keswick for a quick trip and went to The Packhorse for a meal. Dogs are allowed which we had our dog with us. The menu had plenty of choice. The service was quick and staff polite. I will be calling again.

1  Thank fairynuff4313
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7 November 2018|
Response from 713grahamh | Property representative |
elaine m
16 July 2015|
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Response from Danbern61 |
Yes it is Dog friendly in the pub area, but not in the restaurant. The owners are dog lovers, and have a haandsome boy called Ted. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pack Horse Court, Keswick CA12 5JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 71148
  • E-mail
Traditional pub in Keswick, with old wooden beams and a real fireplace which glows in winter time. The Pack Horse offers fantastic range of draught beers, lagers, ciders & fine wines. The pub is also renowned for its excellent dining experience, offers a wide selection of home cooked food, from fine dining to handmade burgers, including vegetarian and vegan options. The open-plan large section of the pub is the ideal place for you, your family and friends to get together. You will also find here a quieter area on the mezzanine or you could choose the restaurant situated on the top two floors with more elegant surroundings. The Pack Horse Inn is associated with some of the best live music you will find in Keswick. Every Wednesday through all year you can take part in one of the most popular Quiz nights in Keswick. You will also find a dart board, three game machines and other games for children and adults. Dogs are allowed in bar area. Book your dinner table today!
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