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Butchers Arms

Main Street | Penrith, Crosby Ravensworth CA10 3JP, England
+44 1931 715500
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“pate” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Penrith, Crosby Ravensworth CA10 3JP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous food , with friendly staff and chatty locals ..just what you want after long walk . Before and after pics speak for themselves.

Thank supergran3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us had a lovely meal. Everyone enjoyed their food. The pate was delicious and so was the steak pie. We will definitely be returning very very soon.

Thank honest_chick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had the most fantastic meal with my son. I had pate to start which was lovely, red Thai prawn curry for main which was simply Devine and my son had the steak which was fantastic. Really cannot overstate the quality of the food here,...More

Thank Julie R
Jon M, Owner at Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words Julie R. We are so pleased you enjoyed the meal and we look forward to seeing you both soon! Thanks again. Jon, Katie and the Butchers team! X

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best eateries around, beautiful ride to this delightful pub, great atmosphere, splendid food. The quality of the food is outstanding and value for money. Back for Sunday lunch this week - had to book 3 weeks in advance!

Thank Jacqui T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great family weekend, chose the lakes as brother in laws family live in Scotland, us Bedfordshire. Our final meal was Sunday lunch at the Butchers Arms and we were not disappointed, food quality and portions were superb, only bettered by the friendly quality...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went once to check it out as my son was visiting and we would need a nearby eatery and we were very impressed. Our son and family arrived and we visited the pub twice more. All three times the food and service was superb. The...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Shap and looking for somewhere for dinner. We read some great reviews and so thought we would give it a go. We were not disappointed!!! The staff were lovely and great service. We went for the Thai red curry and the...More

Thank Prescot-cazza
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Having heard a lot from friends and neighbours about the Butchers Arms we decided it was well gone time to give it a try and we're glad we did. The village is in a beautiful setting and looked a picture as the sun was going...More

Thank Tonypembs
Jon M, Owner at Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you Tonypembs. We appreciate you taking the time to review us, thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon! Jon, Katie and the team

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A great pub serving great food. Definitely recommend! The fish and chips were amazing and there is a warm atmosphere when you walk in.

Thank Bill L
Jon M, Owner at Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you Bill L We hope to see you both again soon! Jon, Katie & the team

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Derek Watters, our good friend, booked us in for lunch on Sunday June 11 2017, and made an excellent choice. With regard to 'choice', the menu was a tease, each of us in the party of four being torn between the delicious sounding offerings. For...More

Thank Rabarte
Jon M, Owner at Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you Rabarte, We appreciate your kind words and taking the time to review us! We look forward to you coming back as the terminator! Thanks again Jon, Katie & the team

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1 June 2016|
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Response from LoveTheHighlands | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed and welcomed but if you want to eat with dog you need to call in advance and book a "dog" table for food. Not aware of a garden but there is seating outside at the front on a very quiet village road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Penrith, Crosby Ravensworth CA10 3JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Crosby Ravensworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1931 715500
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