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The Plough Inn

Cow Brow, Lupton LA16 1PJ, England
+44 15395 67700
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (23 reviews)
“pudding” (21 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cow Brow, Lupton LA16 1PJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

5 of us ate here yesterday, for Sunday lunch. and it was fantastic. it was busy as ever, but the service was second to none. the gentleman who served us was very pleasant, very knowledgeable on the menu. and made us all very welcome. my...More

Thank bigdave406
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely meal, warm inviting atmosphere with roaring fire. had great service from friendly chatty staff, who you could tell actually cared about customer service. will defiantly be returning soon.

Thank 936johnny1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was absolutely awful, the member of staff whom could of had some sort of management status as he was dressed differently to the rest of the staff, was one of the most miserable men I’ve ever seen, he did not acknowledge our party...More

Thank Littlespoon32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food was great - yes it’s pricey so not what you expect from a pub. No-one is a fan of paying for chips and sides on top of their main whether it’s a burger or £25 steak this is a bad decision by...More

Thank curlyPreston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent pub, shame about the lunchtime menu seemingly moving downmarket and the prices moving upmarket. ( We are, sorry, were, regulars ) Beer at way over £4 a pint, glass of wine (large) at £9, chips at £3.50, ice cream at nearly £6 somewhat spoiled...More

Thank BernardandBarbara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough pub / restaurant but prices are high. They have the very annoying policy of pricing main dishes less necessary sides which then inflate the price. I mean who has heard of a burger being priced without chips/fries? So an £11 burger ends up...More

Thank Simon-Hants
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance is amazing, had good food, friendly staff. The only minus side is the time taken to prepare the food (we ordered steak and vegetable tagine and it took little over an hour).

1  Thank Utsakarmakar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrible service, and below average food. A very disappointing meal, we will never go back. Lunch took well over an hour to be served, after asking several times. Bread arrived after starters were finished. Unfortunately friends had similar experiences on several occasions, so this was...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten in The Plough on a number of occasions and I would not hesitate to recommend that people try it - the ambience is peaceful, the décor absolutely stunning, plus most importantly, the food usually tastes absolutely delicious and every plate is always...More

1  Thank Lawrence W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We have eaten at The Plough on many occasions and the food is usually good - and often very good. The ambience is lovely and I have always really enjoyed visiting here. Lunch today, however, was very disappointing. Poor choices on the new menu; I...More

Thank monepennie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cow Brow, Lupton LA16 1PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lupton
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 67700
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