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Strickland Arms

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Sizergh, Kendal LA8 8DZ, England
+44 15395 61010
12:00 - 23:00
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely food which was well presented and very tasty. Nice location though it seemed a bit off the beaten track but was actually only a minute from the main A590. We were recommended by it's sister pub the Derby Arms (as they weren't serving food that day) over in Witherslack. The place is a bit old-worldly, some of the seats... More 

Thank Sue S
Ulverston, United Kingdom
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365 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way home after a visit to Manchester. The staff were friendly and the choice of food suited us, everyone was pleased with their meals.

Thank UlverstonJanet
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Pub setting OK nice fire on a wet evening. Service was quick, attentive and efficient. The chairs need to be checked as two of our four had loose backs. Food :- Good range of starters which were good and presented well. Main courses only average the pie/pudding of the day was fine but over spiced with pepper. The creamed mashed... More 

Thank derek61
Arnside, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Firstly the steak my husband and I ordered was very good, but sadly we felt very processed! When we first went in the member of staff was busy and there was no one else around so she told us to find a table (although we had pre booked) and menus would be brought to us. The steaks arrived very promptly... More 

Thank Karen R
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The food was really fresh, tasteful and reasonable portions. The staff were very tentative and thoughtful. Definitely be back again

1 Thank Bobby T
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We visited fairly early on a Wednesday evening and by 7.15pm the pub was getting really busy. The service we received was excellent; very friendly and efficient. The quality of the food was also extremely good and the Lancashire hot pot was one of the best I have ever had. My wife's fish pie was equally good and packed with... More 

Thank JohnRCumbria
Kendal, United Kingdom
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305 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Met up with friends for lunch. We found the food at a reasonable price with plenty of choices and well cooked. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank lakelover908
Darlington, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is a lovely pub in an excellent location near to the entrance of Sizergh Castle. We had luckily booked a table for Sunday lunch as when we arrived the pub was quite full and we would not have got a table. There is always a good selection of locally produced real ales available and although the menu is not... More 

Thank Ian746
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

It was only a quick stop for lunch, as the place looks very attractive from outside and is tastefully decorated within. Unfortunately that's where the positive impressions ended. It took some considerable time to attract the waitress to take an order, although the place was far from busy. It then took well over 40 minutes for a simple fish pie... More 

1 Thank Bill K
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Visited with family a few weeks ago for a meal out as a birthday. The restaurant area was quite busy and i was glad we had reserved a table. We had a choice of the normal menu or a specials menu which was lovely, lots and lots of choice and something to suit everyone. The food and service was fantastic,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sizergh, Kendal LA8 8DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 61010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?