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The Lane Bar

) #55 of 275 Restaurants in Carlisle €€ - €€€ British
18 Fisher Street | Long Lane, Carlisle CA3 8RH, England
+44 1228 318013
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“vip area” (5 reviews)
“stylish bar” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
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18 Fisher Street | Long Lane, Carlisle CA3 8RH, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Came up from Yorkshire for the weekend for our birthday and this was the first bar we dropped into for a cocktail. It had a really cool look about it. Cocktails were a little dear but you definitely get what you pay for, I only...More

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We reserved some tables for a hen party with no problem. The staff were fun and couldn't do enough for us. The atmosphere is great and even allowed my aunties pet dog in 😃. We all had a super afternoon.

Thank Caitlin H
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I have been to the Lane Bar several times in the last 2 years whenever we are staying in Carlisle. It is our favourite bar! Mainly due to the relaxed atmosphere as well as the great cocktails! It is so unique and...More

1  Thank Sophie T
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Until last night, I never thought of Carlisle as a place for a night out. Stranded images in my head of 'past their best' teenagers, leaning against a wall in botchergate - not my scene. But the Blockheads where in town!!!! We just had to...More

Thank R0062
Reviewed 27 December 2016

this bar is a real find, wonderful atmosphere lovely warm and friendly staff well done Gillian and Cameron All the best for 2017 Paul and George

1  Thank ChiltonMayes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Even if Carlisle wasn't a city bereft of decent bars to go to the Lane would stand out. In the centre of the historic core of Carlisle this stylish bar offers something different. With a fabulous interior, 4 individually styled rooms, and the best garden...More

1  Thank notshort
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It is such a nice place to go for a drink. The staff are always really friendly I always find myself at the bar chatting to them while i'm waiting for my drinks. The rooms are very chilled out and intimate, perfect to go for...More

1  Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Went approximately half 9, on a Saturday with the girls for some cocktails! Wasn't heaving but lovely chilled atmosphere, unique gorgeous cocktails on offer, defiantly worth the little walk away from the main hustle and bustle of the centre to find it!!

1  Thank jemimarae2
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We nearly walked by as the entrance is down a lane but we are glad we didn't. Really quirky and different. The bar man was excellent really knew his stuff, I ordered a glass of wine not realising they have a wide range of gin...More

1  Thank Diane J
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Popped in a few months back whilst visiting family in Carlisle. Spotted the Absinthe fountain and dasher bottles through a window from the outside and this immediately made us thirsty for something stirred down and boozy. There was about 8 people in our party so...More

2  Thank David A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Fisher Street | Long Lane, Carlisle CA3 8RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 318013
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We no longer serve food. I hope you will join us for drinks soon, We look forward to hosting you.
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