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The Dog and Gun

) #21 of 93 Restaurants in Keswick $$ - $$$ , British,
2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
+44 17687 73463
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“goulash” (865 reviews)
“ghoulash” (24 reviews)
“garlic bread” (79 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Hungarian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This has always been are "go to pub" in Keswick. Called in with another couple on Wednesday 15th August. We purchased a round of drinks and at 2.30 pm asked for some sandwiches only to be told they had run out of bread. We did...More

Thank david j
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent 9 nights in Keswick and this was our dependable temporary local. Great beers and food, but you might have to wait a bit for a table.

Thank AnitaonTour
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of choice of pubs and restaurants in Keswick to choose from best to go on people's recommendations ! We did and enjoyed it . I had beef goulash excellent and a pint of Cumbrian gold I think ot 2 or 3 My wife had...More

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been there 4 times now and every time enjoyed the Goulash. The bar has great beers and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Sheila and her staff go out of their way to make your experience a great one. Try it the next...More

Thank SAB2128
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of four and two pets very cosy and quirky! good pub meal, we had to wait and be quick for a table, it was busy around 5pm...clean place, lovely helpful staff.

Thank rickabz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in here on recommendation for a friend and it did not disappoint! Super friendly place, quick service and good prices. The goulash was superb and is obviously famous for that reason!! Rich and tender with some lovely dumplings and homemade garlic bread.. absolute yum!...More

Thank gy2la
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice goulash big portions ,nice beer and cider .helpful staff ,3 visits all very good.Dog friendly ,nice central location

Thank seafishing f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in with friends on a one night stay in Keswick. We didn't eat there but the food looked excellent. Great selection of beers and ales in a fantastic atmosphere. Lots of diversity in the clientele including families, walkers, couples, dog owners. All made welcome...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Keswick is generally very accommodating when it comes to dogs but The Dog And Gun take go all out. It almost feels like you are accompanying your dog! Great pub this. We popped in and ordered a sandwich, a small goulash and a £1 doggy...More

Thank taylorrevelator
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great pub to have a pint and a plate of goulash for lunch and if your a dog lover they're welcomed too.

Thank Bob C
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10 July 2016|
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Response from WayneB23 | Reviewed this property |
Richard N
8 January 2016|
Response from Jadedigedan |
Yes it's the cloud wifi
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25 November 2015|
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Response from Theresa F | Reviewed this property |
Thursdays - though I couldn't say at what time exactly....as we gave up waiting anf left the pub! 10 p.m. on our visit - quiz hadn't started! Board says start time 9.30 p.m!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lake Road | 2 Lake Road, CA12 5BT, Keswick CA12 5BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73463
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