Food & drink


A selection of local recommended Pubs and Restaurants

Anglers Arms (walking distance)
Real Ale & Home cooked food.
Old Barrow Road, Haverthwaite, Cumbria LA12 8AJ, 015395 31216
The White Hart
 17th century pub, and free parking 
 Bouth, Ulverston LA12 8JB, 01229 861229
The Ship Inn & micro brewery
Main St, Greenodd, Ulverston, LA12 7QZ, 07782 655294
The Crown at High Newton
Classic 17th-century pub plus music nights.
Newton in Cartmel, Newby Bridge LA11 6JH, 015395 30017
The Pig and Whistle
This cosy and relaxed chef-owned gastropub also offers real ales, log fires, plus a beer garden.
Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PL, 015395 36482
The Kings Arms
Cosy pub and restaurant with a real fire and river views, offering classic British dishes.
The Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QB, 015395 33246
The Masons Arms
A timber-beamed inn with a rustic-chic dining room for hearty pub grub.
Strawberry Bank, Cartmel Fell LA11 6NW, 015395 68486
Royal Oak Inn
Guest ales, Italian-accented food and en suite rooms in a beamed village inn with a beer garden.
The Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QB, 015395 36259
The Stan Laurel Inn
Cosy black-beamed pub with a log-burning stove, real ales and a please-all menu, plus rooms.
Excellent choice of local ale, good pub food, * well recommended
31 The Ellers, Ulverston LA12 0AB, 070 9310 1027
Pheasant Inn
Unpretentious traditional village free house serving local guest beers and classic comfort food, *well recommended
Allithwaite Rd, Flookburgh, Grange-over-Sands LA11 7JR, 015395 32239


The Blacksmiths Arms, Broughton Mills

Blacksmiths Arms

The famous, traditional Lakeland inn in Broughton Mills (in the beautiful Lickle Valley) about 7 miles from Coniston. A real gem, dating back over 300 years - very small, with low beams, real fires, superb food & real ale!  It is often best to phone ahead to book for supper.

*Pet friendly pub

W:  T: 01229 716824  A: Broughton Mills, Cumbria, LA20 6AX


The Wilson's Arms

Wilsons Arms, Torver nr Coniston

The family owned Wilson Arms country inn is the perfect place to end a day spent walking on the fells

*Pet friendly pub

W:  T: 015394 41237 A: Torver, Cumbria, LA21 8BB



Church House, Torver

A friendly welcome is always guaranteed at at The Church House Inn, serving food and local ales.

*Pet friendly pub

 W:  T: 015394 49159  A: Torver, Cumbria, LA21 8AZ.


The Farmers Arms, Lowick Green

Farmers Arms, Lowick nr Ulverston

We provide a wide variety of cuisine cooked to order by our head chef Chris, including vegetarian dishes. If you have any additional dietary requirements, please telephone us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

*Pet friendly pub

W: T:  01229 861277 A: Lowick Green, Nr Ulverston, LA12 8DT


The Royal Oak, Spark Bridge

Royal Oak, Spark Bridge nr Ulverston

We serve fresh home-cooked food daily. Our menu features a variety of home-cooked dishes, including traditional Lake District favourite Cumberland Sausage, a Pie of the Day and Homemade Burger, along with Vegetarian dishes. Sunday Roasts are available every Sunday with a choice of 3 meats, all locally sourced, home-cooked with all the trimmings you would expect to find on a traditional Sunday Roast.

*Pet friendly pub

W: T:  01229 861006 A: Spark Bridge, Ulverston, LA12 8BS


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Tower Bank Arms, Sawrey nr Hawkshead

A traditional 17th Century inn serving local food and ales daily.

*Pet friendly pub

W: T:  015394 36334 A: Near Sawrey, Ambleside, LA22 0LF


 Cuckoo Brow Inn, Far Sawrey

Cuckoo Brow Inn, Far Sawrey, nr Hawkshead

Real Ales, Good Food & Log Fires this is what we offer our guests when they come in to visit us. All are welcome for a pint, for a snack or for a meal.

W:  T:  015394 43425  A: Far Sawrey, Hawkshead, LA22 0LQ