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White Horse Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Scales ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Bar, British, Pub
Main Road, Scales, Keswick CA12 4SY, England
+44 17687 79883
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Main Road, Scales, Keswick CA12 4SY, England
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Reviews (181)
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with friends a while ago had a great meal. Revisited starter was good couldn't go wrong cananbrea beer batted haddock well haddock I love but all I got was a very flat bit of fish greasy with skin on more not good served...More

Thank Kathrineg123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called on the way to Keswick for lunch with friends had a lovely lunch very good food and and friendly staff the only problem I found was the parking

Thank stokee2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were completing the C2C and stopped at the adjacent bunkhouse overnight. We ate in the bar. The bar was warm and welcoming with a real fire adding to the ambiance. We all had main meals (2curries and 1 burger). The burger was the better...More

Thank Billie65
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

-very pleasant Lakes pub -excellent food & ales -friendly staff -modern bunk houses behind the property with good facilities -parking suitable for motorcycles -the pub is an ideal base for the start of several treks to Blencathra & surroundings -highly recommended

Reviewed 10 April 2017

As a group of hikers from down south we have used the facilities for the past three years and aim to book asap for next year. The staff really have pulled out all the stops to make the place as welcoming as possible. The pub...More

Thank eddieleeds1972
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We had a meal here food was excellant and you got plenty with reasonable prices and plenty to choose from. Your better off booking as they are very popular

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Good friendly atmosphere, food good drink good .and value for money .good staff as well .spot on place to visit , we visited on a wet day and was welcomed in with the warm real fire .

Thank paul g
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly pub with a mix of locals and visitors good local food. Would love it if this could be my local pub

Thank James L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were in Walla Crag this weekend and popped in here for a post hike pint and Sunday dinner. It was a little pricey, however, the Sunday dinner was AMAZING. The best roast beef I have ever had. Totally worth the extra cost. Lovely staff...More

Thank Katey_Hart
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Visited for lunch en route to Bassenthwaite. We both had baked potatoes with salad which were very good. Cosy pub which we would have no hesitation of visiting again.

Thank MFife
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Bernadette G
hi i am 60years old am i too old for boot camp
23 December 2014|
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Response from sheila r | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how sociable you are people very friendly down to earth pub good food If you like walking we felt people very helpful .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Scales, Keswick CA12 4SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Scales
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 79883
  • E-mail
The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse is a cosy Inn located at the foot of Blencathra a few miles outside Keswick near Threlkeld. Real fires, fantastic local ale, British pub food and a warm welcome. We are also dog friendly.