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The George

) #14 of 93 Restaurants in Keswick $$ - $$$ , British,
St John Street, Keswick CA12 5AZ, England
+44 17687 72076
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (244 reviews)
“venison” (31 reviews)
“pastry” (32 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 21:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
St John Street, Keswick CA12 5AZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Service is very good but the steak I ordered was to be well done. It arrived medium and had to be sent back. Portion sizes are good but standards are slipping. Other diners were complaining about the cow pie being all pastry with little meat....More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice relaxed pub with a bit of personality. Very pleasant staff. Mum and I had the yummy soup as we weren't very hungry. Mitch had the pulled pork and dad had the pot roast. Both looked and tasted fantastic. A great English pub. Sorry forgot...More

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rustic, cosey and friendly pub. We ate in the room off the main bar, accompanied by our dog. Fairly standard pub food - generous but not as notable for us as the reviews suggested it might be.

Thank OllyMS
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very busy which is always a good sign. No frills but more than adequate for a cheap tasty meal. Staff friendly and efficient even although very busy.

Thank chrisS981ZZ
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw many recommendations for dining at the George and managed to get a table in the pub area. It is a popular place and tables in the restaurant were fully booked. When we arrived, every table in the pub area was taken. But some...More

Thank GlobalRambler
Reviewed 6 days ago

yeah the cow is good, very tender meat but for me the pastry let it down seemed to me to be suet and I'm not a fan sorry to say as for the portion size a half potion was for me plenty, our lass had...More

Thank sidney62
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Situated in the heart of Keswick, the George looks less like a pub than a proper restaurant. The furnishings are vintage with some modern elements. This combination of styles gives the place an interesting vibe. The staff are friendly and helpful. We had the renowned...More

Thank Mountbatten88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in to the George on our way home from a family trip away. My eldest daughter has coeliac and must have gluten free and I had seen they had a separate GF menu on a Facebook coeliac group. It is difficult eating out...More

Thank lglea1010
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice surprise! Food was delicious. Service polite and efficient. Great atmosphere. Could only recommend!

Thank SweetWine7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to The George several times now and have never been disappointed. Great food, good portions, friendly staff, good value for money. Would recommend booking especially during peak holiday times.

Thank Jane506
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Questions & Answers
Pete B
14 April 2017|
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Response from greave2016 | Reviewed this property |
No Idea! Give them a ring?
Debbie Y
10 December 2016|
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Response from jimbob317 | Reviewed this property |
I too am just a customer
Denise S
19 October 2016|
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Response from Louise B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea, doesn't sound like the same quality good and service we have experienced in the past.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St John Street, Keswick CA12 5AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72076
Excellent Pub Food in the heart of Keswick. Comfortable restaurant as well as bar food
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