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The Eagle and Child Inn

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Staveley $$ - $$$ , British,
Kendal Road | LA8 9LP, Staveley, Kendal, England
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
“Good food and dog friendly”
2 weeks ago
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kendal Road | LA8 9LP, Staveley, Kendal, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can here for my Grandmas 80th surprise birthday as she loves the village of stavely. We went in to discover all lager was gone due to an issue with pipes. Now bottles were priced at an extortionate £4:50, needless to say, we had water. We...More

Thank one man t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a pretty Olde world pub, but although I enjoyed my starter I was disappointed withe the main course as I ordered the mince and potato pie because I usually enjoy short crust pastry when it is crispy, but this was only crispy round...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat upstairs with our 2 dogs, staff was very helpful, carried our drinks upstairs for us as we had the dogs leads to carry. We had the 2 meals off the specials board for Sunday which was beef with a Yorkshire pudding and gammon...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pub was fairly busy. Stops taking food orders at 8.45. I had the ribs to start on the menu said ribs in a smokey sweet and sticky sauce although the ribs were tender the sauce was more like a gravy with little flavour. I...More

Thank daveafm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Eagle and Child with colleagues for an evening meal and the food was great, plenty of choice and all really tasty. The service was good and all great value. A good range of Gin too!!

Thank Emily R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely family meal here. Would visit again. Barman bit stroppy and not that welcoming and I got the impression it was because we had kids with us but we would return.

Thank californiansquaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I called in for lunch after a 5 mile morning walk. The pub has lots of history and character and also has an attractive beer garden across the road on the banks of the river Kent. We enjoyed a couple of drinks...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although the beer and service was excellent the food was poor - Rustic bread was just like sliced white bread ,Lasagne lacked any sort of flavour ,the garlic bread was just a slice of bread .It is a shame such a great pub can only...More

Thank Gourmond77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend & I visited this Inn for lunch. We were recommended to book but I think that is necessary if you go in the evening but not lunchtime. There is plenty of parking & one is also able to sit across the road at...More

Thank Popsypops
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Currently the only pub in the village. The Duke William is being refurbished. Food good. My husband loved the Moroccan lamb. Not quite so good choice for vegetarians. We stayed overnight and the breakfast was excellent. I had the delicious crunchy cereal with lots of...More

Thank Graham Sandra W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendal Road | LA8 9LP, Staveley, Kendal, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal  >  Staveley
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