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The Globe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
+44 1539 721852
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drinks only in here on our visit nice friendly chatty staff and good for people watching passing by. Dog friendly and will call again next time in the area. Would recommend a visit.

Thank Stodd1975
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This was truly one of the worst pub experiences ever. The staff were unwelcoming and unprofessional and didn’t really seem to know what they were doing. The food was bad - e.g one meal arrived entirely frozen in the middle with a large hair on...More

2  Thank Annabel_842013
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

If you are going to serve Microwave food at least make sure it’s warm before serving! On a plus note the staff very friendly

2  Thank WendyPearson
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It was a cold rainy day in Kendal & we wanted to try something different. We turned the corner & spotted the Globe Inn. It looked lovely and well maintained and the menu looked great too on the outdoor board so we went inside to...More

1  Thank dmoss1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited at the end of September this year - very friendly , dog friendly and comfortable - food was mediocre on this visit but we have been before and it was lovely. Not sure if it was because the 'mum and dad' were away...More

1  Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very warm welcome on a wet Thursday lunchtime from landlord's daughter and landlord who also doubles up as food waiter in the upstairs dining area. A warm welcome for our quiet dog was a pleasant surprise and the food was hot and tasty accompanied by...More

1  Thank Ed R
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This is a really welcoming, dog-friendly pub, set on Kendal's busy market square. There is a nice outside seating area and they serve good, locally sourced, homemade food.

1  Thank Howi58
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We went in for lunch,the staff were friendly,the food was awful,the potatoes were cold and the beef was tough,the lasagne was like a cheap microwave version,it was also red hot and cold in places, very disappointing for the price, we told the girl when we...More

1  Thank dornemw
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered two drinks. 3.90 each. Spent 7.80 in total. Any pub in town is cheaper and cleaner with better service. Wont be back...unless they decide that their prices are too much and become more realistic. Went to the George after and had a good session...More

2  Thank mrprvaughan
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

As a family of 3 we have just had lunch at the globe inn. We received a friendly welcome on arrival and could bring our dog in which was a bonus. The food was lovely and very reasonably priced compared to some restaurants in the...More

Thank toonjules2016
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Questions & Answers
15 October 2016|
Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
The Globe does not do rooms Try the Bridge on Stramongate they have rooms Just been taken over and is a good food pub
Arran W
11 August 2016|
Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
Beef burgers and vegetable burgers and a global burger with beef burger chicken burger bacon cheese and chorizo but no Stilton sauce
30 June 2015|
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Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
The Globe is in Kendal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 721852
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