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The Royal Yew

Dean, Workington CA14 4TJ, England
+44 1946 861342
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Dean, Workington CA14 4TJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived late evening after sat.nav sent us miles away. We were welcomed and attended to quickly although the restaurant was fairly busy. Once again ,lovely happy staff made our meal and drinks very enjoyable.

Thank wearywanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleased that this place is getting better, once the place to be and it looks like that's where it wants to be back. The atmosphere is great and the staff good.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had olives and seeded bread while waiting to order, then black pudding, bacon and Cumberland sausage stack with a leek sauce as a starter, then my partner had slow roasted belly pork in apple cider, with mash and three vegetables, I had rack of...More

1  Thank IanofCF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited at lunchtime and got their great two for £9.99. Great amount of choice, food, and quality. Well done Royal Yew.

1  Thank Windysam10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in Keswick and have eaten here on numerous occasions. They do a promotion of 2 meals for £9.95 on various days...great choice and huge portions. Booking is recommended because they do get booked up. Friendly staff. Cannot fault this place. Love to lift...More

Thank cumbrianlass01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite hard to find had to ask a few times not helped by diversions But so glad we did struggle along the food was amazing for the price we had pie of the day with the best pastry I’ve ever had home made chips and...More

Thank Arry115
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lunchtime special - two of us had roast beef dinner. With mashed potatoes, veg and lovely gravy Less an£10 for the two! Can't beat it. Very pleasant staff. Highly recommend. We will return

Thank sansjoy
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Food good, as was service. For us, a older people, the portions were rather large. However, no complaints about the quality.

Thank pennywise41
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch with my husband and 3 dogs, service outstanding & the foid was amazing! 2 meals for £9.95!!! Unbelievable, portion sizes were big so tasty. Will definitely be going again very soon..

Thank miacat1
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

easily one of the top restaurants west cumbria has to offer. the menu has something for everyone. starters and mains both excellent and of a high standard. couldn't ask for better service from very friendly staff. lovely atmosphere. can't wait to go back. enjoyed it...More

Thank Andrew B
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Lesley H
21 November 2017|
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Response from Marge L | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs allowed in all areas. We sat and had a meal while our dog sat by the side of the table - the waitress even asked if he wanted a bowl of water. After the meal we were told that if we wanted to go into the bar the dog... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dean, Workington CA14 4TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Workington
  • Phone Number: +44 1946 861342
  • E-mail
The Royal Yew welcomes you with a warm Cumbrian welcome. We have an extensive menu for lunch, evening meals and wine list and provide a children's menu and highchairs. We use the highest quality of local fresh produce, even stocking the local gin, vodka and whisky! New service available Take Away Pizza & Fish and Chips
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