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The Globe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
+44 1539 721852
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago 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.

Thank Howi58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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

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
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Restaurant area upstairs - initial service was a little slow - barman took time finishing tasks at bar before acknowledging/taking order - was on verge of leaving - however glad we didn't as food was lovely

Thank ClevelandSunfan
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My wife and I have used this pub for many years. It has gone through many changes, from snacks to tapas to pub grub. It has always had good beers. The service of late has got a bit sloppy, and the menu very basic. We...More

Thank tony5998
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Friendly place and stunning from outside with amazing summer plants. Disappointed by the food which was just reheated and not fresh but pushing a tenner for most meals and as noted by others the drinks are ridiculous, nice staff but at over a pound more...More

Thank stevemasonnz
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Dropped in at The Globe Inn to catch some afternoon sun ( and to have a drink of course). Sat outside looking across the square. Ok ish pub, but pricey, the most expensive drinks we stumbled across exploring Kendal..? The food being served on another...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We spent the afternoon sitting outside at the tables and chairs by the front door in the sun watching the people strolling up and down the market stalls while drinking Cider and we had a bite of lunch.

Thank skarecrow29
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Questions & Answers
Sakiko0703
15 October 2016|
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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
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Arran W
11 August 2016|
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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
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15Jimbo55
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$14
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
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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