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Bank Tavern

$$ - $$$, British,
Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
+44 17687 72663
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb casserole” (19 reviews)
“pie” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
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1 - 10 of 680 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is great and so is the service . The brazing steak is special , tender , piping hot and good portion at the right price . A plus for us is that dogs are allowed in , most places in Keswick are dog...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 days ago

we have had food hear quite a few times always lovely it bit dearer than some of the other pubs when you go in side thier is out side seating just of to the left of the bar a large menu

Thank karen w
Reviewed 6 days ago

Plenty of choice for real ales, bar service very slow though. Food was pretty mediocre , wife ordered rare steak, it was served on a red hot sizzling plate so continued to cook, hence ended up anything but rare. Impossible to get staff to understand,...More

Thank cascboss
Reviewed 1 week ago

A reasonable pub but on a hot day it suffers like many other pubs locally with a very cramped and unappealing beer garden. Apart fro that nothing wrong with it at all.

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the family and our dog to the pub whilst on holiday and the food was fantastic. The hunters chicken was the best my mum had ever had (79 years old) mainly because the bacon had no fat on it and the chicken was sliced,...More

1  Thank Gazza1234567890
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pie and chips - the chips were frozen as was the veg and the small pie contained sbout 2 pieces of meat. Dull and dated decor.

Thank AnnettePT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visit the Lakes 4 weeks a year. Never go wrong in this place, good selection of food, massive meals and nice selection of beers. What more do you want from a pub?

Thank Tidds1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for steak and my girlfriend went for a pie. Food was ok but we had better meals in Keswick. Decent beer selection.

Thank Chris Q
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

First time in the bank tavern , the best of ales friendly service , mat was a great help on advice and customer service would recommend a must busy, we look forward to our future return .

Thank NortonPeter
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

As good as ever barnsley lamb chop served on a sizzling hot platter very tasty no complaints. Wife's pastry on her pie not too good but good plateful. Better than a lot of eateries hear

Thank Gordon N
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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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DS 47 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72663
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