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Horse & Farrier Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
+44 17687 79688
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here one Saturday evening, strongly recommend booking before. Mentioned was bringing the dog and was fine, just seated near the bar, which was fair enough. Good choice of food and very friendly waiter. Well organised considering how busy this place was. One very small...More

Thank Ktjk49
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We met some friends here for lunch. they had their dog and we had our two so we thought we would eat in the garden. Only to be told in the firmest of terms that we could not have a tab if we were sitting...More

1  Thank Simon E
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

On the strength of the reviews here and elsewhere, we chose to drive 30 minutes or so to the Horse & Farrier in Threlkeld. We were not disappointed. The fish and chips I had were exceptional followed by the bread and butter pudding (a personal...More

Thank alexberry
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Traditional country pub. We have been to the Horse and Farrier on many occasions and enjoyed the food but standards have slipped. This week was not of the same standard and the food not as good. Scampi and chips (chips more than twice cooked -...More

Thank flashbill
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the horse & farrier on three occasions whilst staying locally in Threlkeld. The daily menu is good and options are extended by daily specials. Sunday lunch was perfect and we all enjoyed the puddings especially the ginger sponge. Service is efficient and friendly...More

Thank Hipha
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Sunday lunch for four, pretty average fare served with a sense of boredom and a premium price for 'atmosphere'. Not dog friendly as advertised. However subsequent dinner booking cancelled with one hours notice, and we had nothing else in for dinner. Saved by the White...More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Very cosy pub with a large eating area that is very much like a restaurant. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and they had a good selection of ales on tap, including a beer from the local keswick brewery which was excellent. I had...More

Thank maddy20293
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My wife and I visited the Horse and Farrier from 30th May till 1st June 2017(2 nights). This was our 5th stay at this superb Threlkeld pub/inn and yet again our expectations were fully met. The accommodation is very good and the food served is...More

1  Thank philhough54
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Only get up to Cumbria once a year but always ensure we eat at the Horse and Farrier at least once. The food quality is second to none and the service impeccable. Highly recommend.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and my fiancée visited this pub over the May bank holiday weekend. We were camping at Burns Farm just a 15min walk away. We booked a table because we expected it to be busy over the bank holiday and we were glad we did....More

1  Thank Grant R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Threlkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 79688
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