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Bank Tavern

€€ - €€€, British,
Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
+44 17687 72663
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“game casserole” (18 reviews)
“steak pie” (27 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
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1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great ale house, staff were friendly and the food was great. Dog friendly pub with a cast feel. Really enjoyed the visit and would return.

Thank mgar2410
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

me and the wife 'nipped' in here for a meal last weekend i had the braising steak the mrs steak pie both served with chips and veg, no complaints whatsoever, only took 5mins from ordering at the bar, mine was 'washed down' with a pint...More

Thank brownieDarwen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, welcoming little pub . The wife and I have visited there on a few occasions and have been fed and watered supremely well . Great food , reasonably priced with a nice homely atmosphere. Highly recommended .

Thank MW2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were up in the Lake District doing some filming. The weather was horrendous so stopped in for some food and drink in Keswick's Bank Tavern. Food was great, drink was welcomed too. When next up this way from Surrey will definitely return to this...More

Thank thomcheshire
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Never lets you down great choice of real ales and bar meals all well priced staff are friendly and helpful and pub is always busy and that's a good sign

Thank kevin d
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My dad went to the toilets in here and slipped over quite badly; injured his neck!! This was next to another guy (who also almost fell over) and an employee who was working behind the bar at the time. We voiced our concerns and the...More

4  Thank Neil W
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Just had Cumberland sausage and mash and my partner had special pie and chips such a cosy welcoming place great meal prices and the food was perfect proper home cooked food very hearty well worth the money would 100% be our regular pub if we...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Always a great pint of Jennings. Handy little area out back for smokers and a useful service hatch there so we don't have to go inside and mingle with healthy people. Food is fairly standard pub fare but well prepared and good value. This place...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We visit this bar every time we’re in the lovely town of Keswick it has friendly staff and all meals are always served hot it is dog friendly and offers a very good choice of local beers and wines parking in town is very restricted...More

1  Thank John b
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Group of 6 of us visited Bank Tavern. Lovely warm, clean cosy pub! Staff very friendly, food really good, especially specials board! Parts of the pub are dog friendly too, plus a beer garden, very impressed we will all be back, thank you!

Thank jrg197993
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72663
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