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Fantails Restaurant

The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
+44 1228 560239
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Found this gem a few months ago coming up for business. We had to go back being in the area. The atmosphere is really nice and everyone was welcoming. The quirky art also made me laugh a few times. The food is great all the...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in the close by Crown hotel we went for great dinner in the Fantails. Owner comes to table with suggestions and will adapt to your taste. Great dishes and good choice of wines.

Thank Wolter v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a main course and shared a cheeseboard. There was a specials board but we ate a delicious duck breast in a wine jus and a grilled fillet steak from the a la carte menu. I ordered medium rare steak and it was on...More

Thank Margaret - Bria... B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my husband and his family to celebrate my birthday and had an absolutely lovely meal. The staff was so attentive with great customer service. The food was spectacular as well! Will definitely be visiting again soon!

Thank kdpatto
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Just enjoyed a wonderful evening at Fantails. The food was delicious...perfectly cooked and the staff were so attentive and friendly. Atmosphere was lovely and relaxing - it really was the perfect night out. Just wish Fantails was closer to where we lived!!! Thank you 😀

Thank BelfastJen
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If your wanting something to do on a Friday night may it be with your other half, or a get together with friends, friday night at fantails is the place to go, with wonderful tabas, really friendly staff , with a great atmosphere , you...More

Thank Cath S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very cosy and atmospheric. A nice table for two . However we were totally overwhelmed by the speed of service of meal . Our starter arrived within 5 mins of ordering our meal - our main arrived literally within a minute of...More

Thank Ilkleyangel
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Four of us ate everything -not a crumb left! All agreed the food was very good, service friendly and the wine sensibly priced. If you are in the area it is worth looking out for.

Thank David R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We have just had a 3 night stay round the corner at the Crown Hotel. We had a wander around this quaint village, took a picture of the glorious hanging baskets outside the restaurant. We were then welcomed by hotel owner Kenny, funny chap. We...More

1  Thank carlyjsykes
fantails, Manager at Fantails Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your very kind review. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you again very soon! The fantails

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked up the stairs in to the resteraunt we were welcomed by the lovely Lynsey she took our drinks order as it was my birthday I ordered a mocktail which was made to perfection .we then went to enjoy the absolutely...More

Thank s4ndr4e
fantails, Owner at Fantails Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your feedback and lovely comments. We do try very hard to please every customer that comes through our door. I am very pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back soon. Many thanks, Fantails team.

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Diane T
31 August 2015|
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Response from Maurice L | Reviewed this property |
Not Sure about that as we only go for meals and family get togethers,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Wetheral, Carlisle CA4 8ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle  >  Wetheral
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 560239
  • E-mail
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