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The Agricultural Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Castlegate, Penrith, England
+44 1768 862622
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (9 reviews)
“whitby scampi” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castlegate, Penrith, England
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried the meat mixed grill and it was delicious. Great service, food was prepared quickly and the portion sizes were large (perfect after a long day hiking around the Lakes).

Thank TRoberts89
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Very fast friendly service , the girl waitresses , were very attentive , nothing was too much bother , the roast beef was proper , veg was lovely , and the big Yorkshire pudding with nice thick gravy just like grandma used to make ,,carnt...More

Thank stegger007
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Visited the restaurant with friends and ordered pasta dishes which were promptly served and tasted fabulous. Service was excellent, with the waiter being attentive and humorous - couldn't fault the whole experience - great value too - will be back

Thank DaisySorbet
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Sunday lunchtime, the roast and trimmings looked good but having had a late breakfast it was purely a drinking stop. 4 Real Ales on offer from a friendly landlady, Jennings Cumberland and Sneck Lifter, Sunbeam from Leeds and Hobgoblin. Had all four and all very...More

Thank TheGuv-and-Bolli
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food and large portion sizes. Menu is extensive so something for everyone. Service was very good. Would definitely return if we were in the area again! Shame there isn't more pubs like this where we live

Thank Catjones21
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We went for our lunch and ordered traditional dishes. Fish and chips is now one of the better meals in penrith. Huge piece of fish cooked to perfection and great home made chips. My wife really enjoyed her scampi too. Subtle change to the menu...More

Thank steep0
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Four of us visited on a weekday evening. All agreed the food was excellent, as was the beer & Guinness! Good wholesome, tasty food at a sensible price. Thank You. Helpful friendly staff. Would definitely recommend, and will definitely return.

Thank John L
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

The service was amazing, no waiting straight to table. Drinks bought to you within 5 minutes of sitting down. My wife had Cod, chips & I had lasagna. The food was outstanding. It was tasty, hot & plenty of it. I would definitely return &...More

Thank grand_negus
Reviewed 16 June 2017

had been down to Brighton for a few days and were on the way home and felt hungry had done a few restaurant's in Carlisle so off the M6 into Penrith and the first place we found was here on entering found a bar and...More

Thank Young S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I was on a Jolly Boys Outing and called in to the Aggie twice for food and drinks. Drinks were good and reasonably priced, food was excellent, good quality, with a good plate full of wholesome plain food being presented to us all. The staff...More

Thank Ian C
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10 September 2016|
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Response from sa1England | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we ate at lunchtime but they served food all through the day. Regards Steve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castlegate, Penrith, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1768 862622
  • This restaurant is at The Agricultural Hotel
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