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Sportsman Inn

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
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66 Off a, Troutbeck CA11 0SG, England
+44 17684 83231
10:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Wed 10:00 - 22:30
Thu 10:00 - 23:00
Fri 10:00 - 23:30
Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taste sensation utter yummyness on a plate. Staff friendly had another fab meal thank you ❤ been here a number of times as we camp just down the road. Doggy friendly a big plus

Thank Debzy1
Darlington, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for evening meal. Food quite good but not as described in the menu. Desserts very expensive for v small portion. Staff very friendly but it would have been nice to have been offered coffee at the end of the meal.

Thank Elizabeth D
Penrith, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called for a bar meal, not really busy, probably time of year. Character pub, nice staff and the food and drinks very good.

Thank al2015164
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch. Three of our party had the Sunday lunch deal.One ,two or three courses for a very good price. Real quality veg and meat. I had the steak pie and it was really good.Full,of steak and great pastry. Very good service and a great view of the fells from the restaurant completed a great lunch.

Thank truereviewCumbria
Penrith, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called yesterday around 2.30pm, they serve good ok so that's great. There were few people in so our food came really quickly and was really nice. A special of sweet and sour chicken with very nice basmati rice and the Lasagne with a side of Homemade Chunky chips it was all lovely Very friendly staff and a lovely real... More 

Thank tracea1971
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love The Sportsman. Guaranteed a great meal and great service. Today we had the pork and the red onion, pumpkin and sweet potato tagine and they were both delicious. A must if your in the area.

Thank Traceadh
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on our way back home. The team were very welcoming and serving yummy food and dog biscuits for Tigger! Would definitely recommend, thank you. We will be back 😊

Thank 181Emma
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Good food with very generous portions and amazing chips. Quick and friendly service and the dog was welcome in the bar area. Plenty of room and a nice atmosphere. Good value for money.

1 Thank J_UK1
Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

After staying down the road at a barn myself and my partner popped in for a drink, as we didn't have a car we asked the owner for a taxi, he replied with how he would be happy to drive us down. The food as well as amazing staff was unbelievable!! Amazing!! Thank you all so much... hope you enjoyed... More 

Thank kathrynheasom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I booked here when we were staying at whitbarrow village for myself, my husband, our 15 month old and my parents. It was New Year's Day so I was nervous as it was all on me but I didn't need to be we had the most beautiful home cooked meal, the steak and ale pie and lamb shoulder were absolutely... More 

Thank staceyg660

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Off a, Troutbeck CA11 0SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Troutbeck
  • Phone Number: +44 17684 83231

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