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The Britannia Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Elterwater, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
+44 15394 37210
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb henry” (23 reviews)
“venison” (18 reviews)
“pies” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Elterwater, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Just perfect after a walk in the Langdales. Oldy worldy charm galore. Dogs all over the place, fantastic! We stopped by recently when weather was wet and miserable after a lovely walk, we shared a bowl of chips with our drinks, perfect pick-me-up! Our only...More

Thank Fr0sty57
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are lucky enough to be staying in Elterwater then you will find two excellent pubs on your doorstep. The bar and restaurant at the Britannia are considerably more country pub and much easier on the pocket than the Eltermere. Food was good in...More

Thank Chris I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to this very popular pub in the Lakes. We were staying with friends in the village over the weekend and used this as a place to eat in the evening and mid/post stopping off place after walking. We booked both...More

1  Thank Familie-Thompson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want typical British pub food, cooked well and great local beer this is the place for you. Busy during half term as is a popular walking stop off

Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Brittania always delivers a consistently good quality meal. However this time it was a little disappointing, my wife and I chose to book a table in the small but atmospheric restaurant. Ouch ten percent surcharge for the privilege of eating inside. Our meal was...More

Thank _gp002d5999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We treated ourselves at the end of our holiday. It was walkable from our accommodation. We booked to make sure we could get a table as it is popular. I had venison and it was delicious! Staff were attentive and friendly.

Thank lenovohazel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed a couple of beers here whilst walking in the local area. Lovely sitting outside in spring sunshine with kindred spirits. A happy place!

Thank ellysian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We managed to squeeze in to the bar as we didn't want to wait an hour and a half for the busy dining room to accommodate us - it was raining, the fire was going, and we were very cosy with a pint or two...More

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times the food never disappoints and the range of beers and wines just gets better. Steak pie is superb

Thank SpeckyII
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice, once at lunchtime (watch out! the lunch menu is only served between 12:00 and 2:00) and once in the evening and both times we had an excellent meal. At lunchtime we had a requirement for gluten free and toasted gluten free...More

Thank Alan H
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Questions & Answers
8 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from mashjon | Reviewed this property |
They do allow dogs, but I think only in certain rooms. You would be best to contact them for details. I have only eaten there many times and they are dog friendly.
Kerry L
9 September 2017|
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Response from LakeDistrictHotelier | Property representative |
Hi Kerry, Im afraid not. We are doing drinks only from 11-3.30pm. Cheers Andy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elterwater, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Elterwater
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 37210
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