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Honest Lawyer

2 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
+44 1900 824888
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't know if it was because I visited as part of a group - 8 people - but we were given a set menu. All I can say is the food got hotter and hotter and hotter by the dish. I'm not talking about...More

Thank Phil C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful food served by staff who were passionate about what they did in a beautiful restaurant next to the River Cocker. We can’t recommend this restaurant enough 👍

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Saturday 16th June early evening and had a lovely meal,everything cooked perfect,service was great nothing to I much trouble,chatted to the chef afterwards which is good to meet the man who cooked the fab food, definitely will visit again in September.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked here on the strength of reviews and it lived up to its good ratings. A fairly early evening dinner and the restaurant was quiet. It is a pleasant location next to the river with some quite dramatic markers showing how high floods have...More

Thank Malpoet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and service, can't praise enough. The rump steak is amazing! lovely dining experience in nice atmospheric room.

Thank TOM W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great dinner this evening. Lovely setting good quality dinner and good value for money wine from France Gers area very good

Thank 731gwynetha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here with our siblings. Friendly staff provided good service and the food was tasty and beautifully presented.

Thank Elle_R0b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third visit to the restaurant and it certainly didn’t disappoint!! We were greeted and looked after by a lovely lady called Carol, who guided us to the lounge area to order drinks and food, before being shown to our table. Table 7...More

1  Thank KCrossingham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another great meal at The Honest Lawyer. George's monthly theme evening. This this time delicious Thai food. We were served with three tasters for starters and three for the main course. Particularly delicious was the stir fried chicken and cashew nuts in oyster sauce. Possibly...More

1  Thank katherine2014222
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great food, service and experience. A group of 8 were welcomed and looked after implicitly! Could not recommend more!

Thank Olly M
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Questions & Answers
28 February 2018|
Response from george c | Property representative |
We could seat 55 For more pictures please look at our website and Facebook page. Thanks
13 April 2015|
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Response from george c | Property representative |
Hi Thanks for the interest shown. Let me know what Sunday it is and for how many people. I ll see if we could open for you. Thanks. George.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 824888
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The Honest Lawyer Restaurant provides a fusion of French Italian influenced English style cuisine. Cooked fresh on the premises by our chefs using ingredients that are locally produced and sources and served with a wide range of wines from around the world, beers ,spirits ,liquors and soft drinks etc.
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