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Horse & Farrier Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Threlkeld $$ - $$$ , British,
Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
+44 17687 79688
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Only get up to Cumbria once a year but always ensure we eat at the Horse and Farrier at least once. The food quality is second to none and the service impeccable. Highly recommend.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and my fiancée visited this pub over the May bank holiday weekend. We were camping at Burns Farm just a 15min walk away. We booked a table because we expected it to be busy over the bank holiday and we were glad we did....More

1  Thank Grant R
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We had the scampi and steal & ale pie. Both were nice, served with twice (at least !) Cooked chips. Veg was cooked nicely , still slightly crunchy. A nice pint of ales to go with it, and we were comfortably full, couldn't eat another...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to eat after having climbed Blencathra. The food was really superb and in very welcome quantities. I think this inn has walkers in mind where portions are concerned. We sat on a table outside which had an amazing view of the mountain we...More

Thank PhilKerr
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Called here the night after eating at the 'Sally' down the road, because we wanted something a bit more classy. They were v busy, and our table was right next to the door - they had no problem with changing it to one that was...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten here a number of times and previously I posted a very good review, but unfortunately standards are slipping. I was served today the worst steak I have eaten in recent years, it was bland and overcooked. It was difficult...More

2  Thank never2late
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were staying in Threlkeld for 3 nights and choose to eat here for two of the nights. It offered very good choice which suited the four of us. Tasty food, good local ales, very busy with a nice atmosphere. It did get a little...More

Thank 814SarahT
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Arrived on spec around 6pm - all tables marked reserved but the staff found us a place. Food arrived very promptly and enjoyed by all. Great beer but felt that £4.50 a pint was a bit on the steep side. Friendly staff, good atmosphere, good...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Wanting to avoid the bedlam of trying to park in Keswick during Easter half term we decided to try the Horse and Farrier, and what a great decision that was! Easy parking and outside tables aplenty make this a great family friendly pub. I had...More

Thank Dave1862
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We dropped into The Horse and Farrier for lunch. Service was swift; food was good pub grub standard. Ambiance was relaxing and unrushed. Excellent portion size. Very tasty lasagne, with standard garlic bread and salad sides. The house burger was well presented...with the now standard...More

Thank Sharon C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Threlkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 79688
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