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The Pooley Bridge Inn

) #4 of 6 Restaurants in Pooley Bridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Lake Ullswater, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2NN, England
+44 17684 86215
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
2 days ago
“Unprofessional staff”
3 days ago
“Iconic English pub”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Lake Ullswater, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2NN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited lately twice in 1 day , In the afternoon sat outside in the lovely beer garden and all was good. Went back in the evening ,,,, the lady on the bar was being very silly , loud and brash with the other staff...More

Thank ukgal2004
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This review really should be read in conjunction with my review of the Sun Inn at Pooley Bridge. Stayed at this hotel/pub for drinks and food during a short stop over in pooley Bridge whilst en-route to workington. Meals were absolutely lovely particularly the fish...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short walk from the ferry to this pub , great place for traditional pub lunch. Sunny seating outside, as we'd sat in the sun on the ferry we chose the more comfortable seeing inside.Great ambiance and good food.

Thank 2xofus
Reviewed 5 days ago

stayed and had a lovely lunch outside. the service was good the food was good would like to actually stay here for a few nights, loved it

Thank Caz O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the Sharrow Bay and one of the staff at reception booked us dinner at this pub where our dog would be allowed with us. The service was friendly and quick. The food was delicious. There were a lot of tables inside and outside,...More

Thank hotelreviews06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great pub serving excellent food here have ate twice here and would definitely recommend it will be going to eat again before we leave

Thank david c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in off the street as a group of twelve. We were accommodated straight away. There was a wait on food at ordering but the food came inside the time suggested we would have to wait. Great service with the food and at the...More

Thank Howi5ee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed food, drink, wifi and toilet but had the dog with us. This pub supplied it all. Dog friendly anywhere in the bar. We had a sausage and red onion ciabatta but it was a trifle disappointing. Cold ciabatta with a lukewarm sliced sausage and...More

Thank Valerie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this one following the disaster we had across the road at the Crown. A million times better. Served quickly, staff friendly, good food served to us in about 20 mins and at a reasonable price. Lovely feel to the place, oldy worldy beamed interior,...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Pooley bridge at least twice a year. This year we tried here, The Sun and The Crown. This one was the poorest of them all. Very tired looking pub, average food, lots of young staff who seem more interested in chatting. The...More

Thank Ilovefoodsomuch75
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does It still serve Jennings real ales
3 July 2015|
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Response from cherrylwynn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never took any notice as my tipple is vodka
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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, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Ullswater, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith  >  Pooley Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 17684 86215
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