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Farmers Arms

) #64 of 93 Restaurants in Keswick $$ - $$$ , British,
| Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RW, England
+44 17687 75066
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RW, England
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed in Portinscale for 2 nights on a self catering basis. Ate here both nights and the food was delicious. Nice beer garden. Friendly staff.

Thank Jean575
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by our B&B and we were not dissapointed. The staff were very polite and welcoming. After our first meal we saw no other reason to go anywhere else for an evening meal. For the three occasions we went there we...More

Thank Gerallt74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Average food which is why I have given it 3 green dots. Other than that service was good and well priced. Nice pint of Cumberland ale.......

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice pub and nice outside garden to sit in with a view. Fast and pleasant service . Not good parking if other patrons park without thought for others. No big choice of lagers but it is a small village pub and has a more than...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as we were staying round the corner. Nothing to eat in the whole village apart from this. My gammon was dry and tough. Didn't think you can ruin gammon steak! Hubby had steak and ale pie. It was alright. Since there was nothing...More

Thank Monkey168
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Welcoming pub with an attractive terrace at the rear with shrubs and flowers in a sunny location. Vegan friendly cider available on draught.

Thank kensmoon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fabulous home cooked food at a very reasonable price. Sizeable portions. Good beers too. You were served a basket of breads and butter once ordered mains. Lovely friendly service.

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely to walk in the door this evening after going there every time we are in the lakes to ask if we can sit in the bar area and have some food. The lovely gentleman with the customer service skills of a teaspoon barked "NO"...More

Thank Stew B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We visited the Farmers arms on recommendation from our B & B. We weren't disappointed at all. Everyone was friendly and helpful and our food was delicious!! Service was super quick too. A lovely, local pub and really enjoyed our evening there.

Thank chester216
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Ok I do understand some of the more negative reviews and under other circumstance I would agree but not in this case. The couple running the pub are really trying to make a go of it and the last thing you will get is indifference....More

Thank wje200
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23 January 2017|
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Yes dogs allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 75066
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