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Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
+44 15396 23242
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (8 reviews)
“trifle” (2 reviews)
“fish pie” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice setting in the Dales. The food was fine but nothing special. The meat was overcooked. The ambiance was very motor car.

Thank Shiffer1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in one Lunch Time for a meal with my Mother. Traditional Country Inn. We were met by friendly staff and shown to our seat where our drink order was taken. The Menu looked great. I had the gammon loin and my Mother had the...More

Thank Matfly-105
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Over 3 nights the food was excellent.Mushroom Risotto was moist and the Belly of Pork so tender. Good choice of meals on main menu plus several daily 'specials' Very cosy bar/dining area where dogs are allowed. Also lovely garden area and dining room.

Thank Floridafanatic14
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stumbled on the "Fat Lamb" on route to Kirkby Stephen. Food was nice and fresh and presented well. + dog friendly.

Thank Nicholas67
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Myself and my partner have just returned home from a lovely 2 night stay at the Fat Lamb. This was bought as an experience voucher from a High Street store and included afternoon tea. As soon as we walked through the door, we were made...More

Thank Rams_fan_11
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The room was average but as a Walker I just wanted a bath and comfy bed. The staff went out of their way to help and dried my soaking clothes and got me breakfast half and hour early. My meal was lovely, the best fish...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed about a mile away from this pub and didn't bother looking for anywhere else to eat after we tasted their delicious food. I had the pork shin one evening and the confit duck leg another and both were absolutely scrummy, the best meat...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Great menu with plenty choices. Our choices were well cooked and presented. I loved the Cumberland Sausage Wheel it was very tasty served with mustard mash and a good selection of fresh vegetables. The red onion marmalade that accompanied the sausage was delicious. The other...More

1  Thank chutneylynda
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We ate here on 27 July, six of us, and had 3 steaks, a risotto, a burger and a gammon all followed by puddings. Two bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon and a beer and bottles of water and the bill was £162 which is pretty good...More

Thank Donald2002
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights Lovely stay Room comfortable. The staff are lovely very helpful and friendly. We had dinner here on two evenings Great food with a choice of chef specials each night Dog friendly which is great they shouldn't be excluded Would...More

Thank Margaret C
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16 May 2017|
Response from Family_Wilson4 | Reviewed this property |
Four miles from Kirkby Stephen. Not sure about the price of a taxi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Kirkby Stephen
  • Phone Number: +44 15396 23242
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