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Wilson Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
+44 15394 41237
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (41 reviews)
“fruit cake” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
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1 - 10 of 574 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been in here for last three nights, very friendly staff and a great pint of Lowswater Gold. Good looks good and the place is warm

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank U6051NGkevina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a drink mid way around our circular walk from Coniston. It's a very pleasant pub serving good food and drinks in a warm, modern but still traditional setting. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank MD-FatDonkey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say to encourage people to visit this establishment Sunday Roast Dinner 😁 one word Fantastic Staff are lovely, great atmosphere and the food will not disappoint Enjoy 👍😜

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tony D
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Came across this place couple of years ago when we got lost. Anyway we visited this establishment today its a beautiful pub and when you order a hot drink you get a beautiful sample of fruit cake. We decided on a lunch and to sit...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank karshahall
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The second pub visited on a holiday in the area, and the second one to feature a poor welcome and bad food. It seriously feels like you’re bothering people when you step into a pub in this area. You get grunts and weird looks. Sorry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fmackUk
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This was the second time I’ve visited this pub. Coming first at the end of July 2018. The beer garden was great on a summers evening but the food poor, my husbands burger had a large piece of bone in it. He nearly cut his...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank cheesesavoury
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Had stopped for a drink here before, usually after a walk but decided to stop for a meai. Absolutely ace, we had the fish and the Wilson Platter and both were outstanding. The size of the fish alone is worth comment, it did not fit...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rharper1
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We ate here several times when we stayed in Torver and found this to be the best pub in the area. Our dog was made very welcome and the food was excellent. There was live music one night in the garden after a local country...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank newromantics
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I had come across some favourable reviews online and decided to treat son/daughter in law/ grandaughter to Sunday lunch at the Wilson's Arms. Initially we were a bit puzzled as there was no mention of Sunday lunch on the menu - but we asked the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank cormicanshack
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Lamb shank was very tasty. My husband had the burger and thoroughly enjoyed it. Lemon tart for pudding. Tasty if a little small for the money.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MEWatt01
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Questions & Answers
10 July 2017|
Response from FranMayvers | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we do accept dogs at a charge of £15/night. Room prices start at £100 per night, bed and breakfast, when booked directly with us. Please feel free to contact us on 015394 41237 to reserve a room. we look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A593, Torver LA21 8BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Torver
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41237
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