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The Dog and Gun

) #21 of 93 Restaurants in Keswick $$ - $$$ , British,
2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
+44 17687 73463
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
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1 - 10 of 1,961 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This was the second visit to this pub. Enjoyed the atmosphere and food and beer last time I was here so headed for it again. The beer selection very good and the barman let me taste a couple before deciding which one to order. He...More

Thank Gingerhair54
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great pub in the heart of Keswick. Good selection of ales and snacks. Although I didn't eat the food menu looked really good.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink after the Queen Tribute Band . A lovely pub, loved the decor. Staff were friendly and helpful. Will definitely be back.

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This used to be my favourite pub to drink and eat in when in Keswick. Whilst it is still very popular and always busy I think its become a bit of a trendy place to go for those people in the designer walking gear. The...More

1  Thank Mr_Spock56
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good pub food excellent selection of beers very friendly cheerfull and helpful staff well worth a visit but can get very busy

Thank geoff b
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For being on a main tourist street alongside other bars and pubs I have to say the quality of service was poor here. As you can tell from my reviews I'm generally not a negative person.... Me and my wife dropped by while in Keswick...More

Thank scottlam77
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited The Dog & Gun last weekend and enjoyed our visit... It can be found just off the main town square, yards from Moot Hall at the start of Lake Road... This pub has friendly, welcoming staff and offered an excellent menu and a...More

Thank Phil07Manchester
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great bar that likes to do things right very good selection of ales OP my favourite good food with the service to match well worth a visit

Thank graham8808
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a simple cheese & onion chutney and a pulled pork sandwich. They were simple but very good, served with a small salad. Service was very friendly! Will definitely come again.

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome for dog lovers. The food was good and the service very quick considering the high number of diners. Everything went very well until a customer complained about the dogs (if they don't like dogs go elsewhere).

1  Thank robbiethetiger
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sunday lunch
10 July 2016|
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Response from WayneB23 | Reviewed this property |
Richard N
Does the Dog and Gun still offer free wi-fi? Thanks!
8 January 2016|
Response from Jadedigedan |
Yes it's the cloud wifi
Audrey G
What night is the quiz on?
25 November 2015|
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Response from Theresa F | Reviewed this property |
Thursdays - though I couldn't say at what time exactly....as we gave up waiting anf left the pub! 10 p.m. on our visit - quiz hadn't started! Board says start time 9.30 p.m!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73463
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