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Kings Arms

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Square, Cartmel | Grange over Sands LA11 6QB, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 33246
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited 22/4/17 @ 14:30. The pub wasn't busy, usually visit here just for a drink. But today thought I'd try the food. The pub wasn't as busy as it normally is. I ordered the Cumberland sausage and mash at 14:40 and waited and waited and waited. At 15.10 I mentioned to staff that I still hadn't received my food and... More 

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1 Thank Andy M
warrington
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Two smart, barmen who thought they were funny and I tend to find this a bit in Cumbria as the people tend to have a very slight edge to them if you know what I mean i.e. where are you sitting, what do you want, no please or thank you with any question. Its as if they are doing you... More 

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1 Thank hodgeyWarrington
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our first visit to the Kings Arms was for lunch on Easter Sunday,with a one year old and a dog in tow. The warm and cosy atmosphere was very inviting.It felt like a really traditional English pub.The food was delicious and the service couldn't be faulted.There was a good selection of traditional beers.Thanks to Karen,Melanie and all the staff for... More 

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Thank Hazel T
Copenhagen, Denmark
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped in for lunch and was very pleasantly surprised. Huge portions of excellent food. Its not cheap (is anything in the Lakes?) but highly recommended if you are in the village.

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Thank Neil D
Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took lunch here after Easter mainly to avoid the busy period. I was served my starter reasonably quickly and it was verynice However we then waited over 40 minutes for our main course to arrive. No problems with food. Slightly expensive but wait just too much!

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1 Thank linda h
Lochwinnoch, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose this pub for dinner on first night of our holiday in Cartmel. Food was ok - fairly good pub grub but nothing special. Very overpriced however and not particularly disabled friendly. Waitress conveniently forgot to give me my change over and above the generous tip I gave her. Being a generous Scotsman however I did not embarrass her by... More 

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1 Thank Kalidonio
Manchester, United Kingdom
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349 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought the menu choice was excellent for a pub. Service was very friendly , and it was a comfortable atmosphere. We had typical pub grub, fish,chips and mushy peas, which were very average, and relatively expensive. Nevertheless we would use it again, and select different dishes.

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Thank george g
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a lovely lunch and the house ale was a hit for my hubby!!😊 Cartmel is a fabulous place to visit and The Kings Arms was a great place to rest, eat and drink before continuing our tour of the village and racecourse.

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Thank Sarah T
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant pub in pleasant surroundings. The food was excellent, but prices a touch on the high side. £17.95 for a stuffed chicken breast, which was very nice though.

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Thank Matt H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch, service was good for the 12 of us, great choice of food and drink, we will go back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Cartmel | Grange over Sands LA11 6QB, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grange-over-Sands  >  Cartmel
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 33246
Description
An 18th Century Inn full of character, mixing contemporary furnishings with traditional decor, and real log fires.Great outside seating area overlooking the main Square in the village, fantastic for watching the world go by.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?