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Horse and Farrier

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Threlkeld €€ - €€€ , British,
main street, Threlkeld, Keswick, England
+44 17687 79688
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
main street, Threlkeld, Keswick, England
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now 5.30 booked for 6.30 , just to be told they cannot take us tonight for dinner . Even though we have eaten there before on Saturday and Sunday lunch . Appreciate that we have 5 golden retrievers ,but they were told that upon booking...More

3  Thank tailspinHalesowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this lovely old hostelry with my son in May and stayed for 3 nights . The rooms and en suites are on the small side but perfectly adequate. The pub is the heart of this lovely Cumbrian Village and ideally located for Blencathra...More

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like the title says, outstanding in every respect. Located just outside Keswick at the foot of the mighty Blencathra as a stunning backdrop for this fantastic pub serving outstanding quality food that is very well presented and not skimping on portion size. An excellent price,...More

Thank Jim_Oxford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely old pub with a very welcoming atmosphere. The meal and service was excellent. I had belly pork with white and black pudding and mash, the meal was delicious. My husband had haddock, mushy peas and chips and it was also delicious. Unfortunately we were...More

1  Thank ChristinaRoseW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a family of four and have visited twice this week whist staying in a nearby holiday cottage. We have booked again before we leave! The food is first rate, the beer excellent and the staff friendly. Perfect country pub!.....and dog friendly.

Thank Raspsam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here on day 2 for coast to coast cycle. Good pub with hearty meals and helpful staff However, rooms need refreshing and public areas ( hallways and stairs to rooms) need deep cleaning - glad we were very tired or would not have been...More

Thank DMULL2
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My husband is in a wheelchair and the pub was easy for him to access. The staff were very helpful getting our table ready us to make getting his wheelchair under the table easy. We have a dog and he could accompany us getting free...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Arrived to find our table reserved next to the bar. Tables tightly packed together and people coming in from car park and difficulty getting past our table. We weren't show the specials menu and didn't know it existed until it was time to order sweets....More

Thank luv_to_travel_more
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here several times and always enjoyed the ambience and super friendly super helpful staff. We were disappointed with our most recent visit however. We arrived on a Sunday evening which had been exceptionally busy and they had run out of roasts. But fair...More

Thank Jgilro
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were a party of 7 of different ages with something to please everyone. Service very friendly and efficient. Menu choices good and food served very well. We all enjoyed the salad served with mains and starters, delicious dressings.

Thank FrancesF703
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How far is it from Keswick is it walking distance after a night out if not any idea how much a taxi would cost at the weekend?
22 February 2017|
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Response from Jonathan R | Reviewed this property |
Wouldn't walk it after dark, great walk in the summer months takes me just under an hour. Taxis varies on time. I can get a taxi to Keswick at 7pm for around £10 and that was a 6 seater. But then at 1-2am it's about £13-15.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, 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
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: main street, Threlkeld, Keswick, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Threlkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 79688
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