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Royal Oak Inn

) #3 of 22 Restaurants in Appleby ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Bongate, Appleby CA16 6UN, England
+44 17683 51463
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“ale pie” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bongate, Appleby CA16 6UN, England
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Reviews (357)
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1 - 10 of 355 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a walk in and they managed to squeeze us in. We had a fabulous meal and the service was excellent.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant menu & excellent food! Very helpful & friendly staff. Good service and really good ambiance 😊

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights in Appleby and on the second night had dinner here. The food was very good and a very pleasant place sit. We also had lunch here as it has a night area at the front of the hotel to have lunch...More

Thank PMS71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first pub experience and as far as I can tell, the real deal. Menu offering were classic and locally sourced, had the best beef steak with stilton sauce ever. Very cozy, went with a well-love local, which made it even more fun.

Thank Jerseyorlando
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 6 weary walkers made their way to The Royal Oak in Appleby. Good range of beer dished up in the rather pretty residents garden, our malfunctioning shower was swiftly fixed, our sense of well-being and humour restored, we retired. The low beams...More

Thank jdav1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Headed here for a evening meal. Ordered soup for starters and a fish platter for main. Food was decent although i wish i had tried the fish and chips in retrospect.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were on our way back from Scotland and needed a Band B for the night stayed at on 5 mins walk away and our landlady phoned and booked us a table.We got there a were shown strait to our table good menu drinks and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on recommendation, first impression was good, greeted and promptly shown to a quiet table. Location is situated adjacent to main route into town so views are not good and traffic is the background noise. Decor period and in good order. Staff polite but not...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Appleby for some lunch on way home from few days in york.found Royal Oak inn on way into Appleby.nice spot for lunch.very nice staff and made to feel welcome.sat outside as it was warm and sunny.both husband and I had lovely lunch.x

Thank amandadI2002BY
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here regularly and it is always first class It is a pub with rooms The pub has a great atmosphere and serves great food The rooms are well appointed and reasonably priced so worth a stay Fantastic Hub for Lake District and...More

Thank Martin D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
David Maurice B
If like to know how negative reviews are getting removed from here!
24 September 2016|
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Response from Helen C | Reviewed this property |
Was the review definitely published, or just pending? This is a Trip Advisor question really, as I didn't think a published review could be removed unless it had bad language / was inappropriate etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 33 - US$ 33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bongate, Appleby CA16 6UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Appleby
  • Phone Number: +44 17683 51463
  • E-mail
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