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The Thin White Duke

Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
+44 1228 402334
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (57 reviews)
“flat iron steak” (18 reviews)
“halloumi” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
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1 - 10 of 618 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Saturday lunch in here after a trip on the railway from settle as my boyfriend had researched in advance. We were seated downstairs which was cosy with fairy lights around the ceiling. There was quite a lot of choice for veggies but I...More

Thank Helen F
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to eat four of us ate there could not fault anything. We had a table downstairs witch is a must the food is spot on. The staff are so helpful hope to visit again and we live in Dorset

Thank paul-stanfield1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the Duke it's so atmospheric and cosy and the cocktails are always superb and they will always make whatever you ask for

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

brilliant pub, can get quite busy, cosy place to sit and chat, or a group of you, centre of town easy to find meals outstanding used as a base or to stay most of the night staff very friendly

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ten of us came for lunch last Sunday and were seated downstairs in the cellar room, which was perfect for our party. The staff are friendly and welcoming and although they were very busy and we had a longish wait for our food, the professional...More

Thank Marzie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in on Friday 27th November, very busy and could get a table for a meal, so booked for the Saturday at 5.30pm. We arrived early at 5pm but were seated, varied choice of food, I had choice of 3 that I wanted, however the...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never thought of going before but my daughter took me for lunch and it was really a treat in all senses of the word. I would definitely go back again. The staff are very attentive and are very helpful and change some of the dishes...More

Thank 70Raffles70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and service,as always. You can try other places,but I bet you will always return. All staff very pleasant and downstairs is very cosy.

Thank Alex I
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The Thin White Duke is a very popular bar and the food is great, but could do better for vegan options. The chips and hummus are very good, but a meal would be better. And no non-dairy milk in such a modern place is very...More

Thank laura1585
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Visit here with a couple of colleagues following a recommendation. Nice quirky decoration, good atmosphere and pleasant staff. Busy when we arrived but told a table would be available shortly, which it was. Great selection f food and drink, generous portions and well cooked and...More

Thank ashute
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Response from madandyb1976 | Reviewed this property |
No - they're open all day.
14 July 2016|
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Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if it is. It was evening time we went and there was no sign of any families. Sorry I can't help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 402334
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