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Kings Arms

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The Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QB, England
+44 15395 33246
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed our recent visit to the King's Arms in Cartmel. Great location right in the square - great place to watch the world go by. Traditional pub with modern features. Staff helpful and welcoming. Lunch was excellent and was quickly served - good range...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had to wait 45mins for food, and one of the dishes was wrong when eventually served, although this was rectified within 5 mins - which did make me wonder why we had to wait so long in the first place. Asked for the bill and...More

Thank bazellis
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think this is the first place I got drunk in - but that was nearly 50 yrs ago! I’ve had lunch here a couple of times over the years. Now under new management. Good sandwiches with huge doorsteps of bread. You won’t go hungry!

Thank AOC56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to have a day out in Cartmel. We picked here as we've been here before but it was ages ago. The pub wasn't over busy but there were two members of staff, the bar assistant and a man serving at tables. Another bar...More

2  Thank kazimag
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having took a trip to Cartmel during the daytime,we noticed one or two Restaurants all around the Village Square,and thought it a Good Idea to take a meal there one Evening.Once we had found a place to Park,we decided to give the Kings Arms a...More

1  Thank pavlosrugbypaul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for a supper. The barman was helpful and friendly. This is the sister pub for the Royal Oak so the drink and menus are very similar. All we wanted was some snacks for the table and some drinks. They have a...More

Thank VinnyP1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decor is lovely and clean didn’t have food as menu was limited at lunch with a fussy teen ! Central with nice area outside!

1  Thank scoobydoo2003
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definalty visit this if your near the area. Fantastic pint and food. Walked in for first time and we were made to feel very friendly by the barman. Good option of drinks aswell. When you go outside wow. It’s amazig. Plenty of table and chairs...More

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We walked into Cartmel from the racecourse, and went into the first pub we found. We hadn't booked a table, we wished to eat immediately, it wasn't a problem. The staff were lovely, they explained that they had a new chef and had sampled some...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We had dinner here and although there was nothing to complain about there was nothing notable either. Portion sizes were too large for us and the food had no finesse, ithe ntent being to fill the diner. Food is delivered rather than there being service...More

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Response from Paula S | Reviewed this property |
yes they allow dogs in the main Bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grange-over-Sands  >  Cartmel
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 33246
An 18th Century Inn full of character, mixing contemporary furnishings with traditional decor, and real log fires.Great outside seating area overlooking the main Square in the village, fantastic for watching the world go by.
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