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The Station Inn

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Station Inn, Oxenholme, | Kendal, Cumbria, Kendal LA9 7RF, England
+44 1539 724094
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wales
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had looked at the menu on line prior to visiting and there are several different items and some prices that are different to the actual menu available. There is actually a lot more on offer, including gluten free items, and there are daily specials on the blackboard. When we visited there seemed to be a large group spread over... More 

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Writtle, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Whilst visiting family in Kendal we decided to have a meal here on a Saturday eve. We have eaten here many times before but this time it was not up to standard. My mother in law had the catch of the day battered hadock with chips although she liked the fish the chips were not so good some bad some... More 

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Thank Steve-Chivers
Kendal, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had a meal here with friends & chose the Festive menu. Sorry to say that the soup (vegetable and red lentil) was over salted and over seasoned, I left most of it. The main course of turkey and trimmings was hot with a good portion of meat and a selection of vegetables and was tasty. The sticky toffee pudding came... More 

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Thank Legallass
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

great no frills pub, food /staff /beer all excellent ,as were all the local people I met ,hope to stay there next year

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Thank CARMAN1949
Kendal, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I love local to this pub. It's average food,no pool table or darts board. Me and my girlfriend went for dinner one Sunday, there wasn't a lot of people in and yet we waited just over an hour for food,wouldn't of minded but the quality of food was poor. Wouldn't go again,would rather go to the punch bowl.

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Thank steves4690
Kendal, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Once again a fabulous meal with family for my daughters 30th birthday, all food was excellent and staff couldn't do enough for us,Will definitely be going to The Station Inn again.

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Thank chambo1962
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This was better than I expected , rooms well furnished with private bathroom and tv - the food choice was great and delicious . They look after you and the pub is quiet enough to enjoy a relaxing evening

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Thank Farkhanda M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Went with family we had Sunday dinner food was excellent but could of done with more waiting on staff kids loved it as there is a big play area we would come back again

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Chester, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Food OK so long as you want piping hot microwaved food. If you are looking for home made go elsewhere

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Nice place inside but the menu is a bit hit and miss. The mushroom dish we had to start looked great, well presented, a bit bland but not bad. However my wife was served a few lettuce leaves with some prawn skewers thrown on top. The prawns weren't hot and they weren't cold, but they were definitely rubbery as hell.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Inn, Oxenholme, | Kendal, Cumbria, Kendal LA9 7RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 724094

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?