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Cavendish Arms Restaurant

) #3 of 10 Restaurants in Cartmel €€ - €€€ British, ,
Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QA, England
+44 15395 36240
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have owned a timeshare at Newby Bridge for 30 years and eat out every night when in the Lakes therefor know most places south of Ambleside. We had picked up on the chatter about this place so booked for 7:45 with friends. Arrived at...More

1  Thank Carol M
mrcav, Owner at Cavendish Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you fopr your comments. I am sorrry you felt disapointed by your exoerience, I am sure you will agree on the night you dined you will have seen how busy we were, thus leading to a growth in popularity, and hence other diners been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredibly well priced and phenomenal food. Easily the best steak and ale pie I have ever eaten, you definitely want to eat here if you are visiting Cartmel!

Thank BabyOwl6
Reviewed 1 week ago

on a wet day at Cartmell decided to book a table here for late afternoon meal. Food and service was very good and menu selection reasonable. We share a fish platter and enjoyed very much. would certainly visit here again on our next visit to...More

Thank madmax13friend
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lacks atmosphere. Staff did not know what the soup of the day was or understand items on the menu. Food was average. Neither fault or exalt. No-one asked how our meal was or asked if we'd like another drink. Disappointing as it was a birthday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good veggie food, bit on the prices side for what is essentially 'pub grub' but you do get a voucher off a bottle of wine for a repeat visit. Tasty veggie food

1  Thank Louise L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had sea trout with mussels in a lemon herb sauce, crushed new potatoes, followed by a really light and tasty sticky toffee pudding with ice cream, really enjoyable meal. All the staff lovely

1  Thank MaggieL41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal here one evening whilst staying at Grange-Over- Sands. My husband and I both had the steak pie, the meat was absolutely marvellous, just melted in your mouth. Highly recommended.

1  Thank brownyrocks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eaten here a few times whilst staying near Cartmel. They offer good quality meals which are consistently good and not over priced or over fussy. I think this is the pick of the pubs in Cartmel if your after a good meal in a cosy...More

Thank TuraTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely place. We came in looking for a light lunch but couldn't help ourselves over-ordering as the whole menu looked so appetising! We had the falafel burger and the beef focaccia sandwich (what a great idea to serve it with gravy - a...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here, not expecting any special meals from a small town bar/pub, oh we were so wrong and completely misjudged and underestimated this beautiful place, we were welcomed by the very friendly owner and had a nice place at the...More

1  Thank mlbelfinedi99
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Are they dog friendly?
11 March 2017|
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Response from Matt T | Reviewed this property |
They most certainly are
Janet S
are they open on Christmas day?
21 December 2016|
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Response from StuartH2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, but reckon they will be. Give them a quick call around,lunchtime
Hello , I was just wandering what is the average price range for an evening meal here and what sort of atmosphere would there be on a Friday evening as we are planning a visit to the area soon . Thanks
19 March 2016|
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Response from BarbaraSBolton_Uk | Reviewed this property |
Not been in the evening recently. Meal costs usual good pub prices. Mains approx£12. Starters £6. Will probably be busy on a Friday night so wise to book.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grange-over-Sands  >  Cartmel
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 36240
  • E-mail
We have gone to great lengths to try and use only local produce and suppliers, thus ensuring our quality is always of a very high standard for our guests to enjoy.

At The Cavendish Arms you are always guaranteed a warm welcome.
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