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The Eagle and Child Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very busy pub at 7.00 pm on a Sunday and, luckily, we had reserved a table for four. Excellent menu with daily specials. Served quite quickly considering how busy it was. Steak pie followed by home made apple crumble and custard - yum!

Thank Roger2504
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with good portions, they have an upstairs restaurant which allows dogs. Will be going back for deserts another day, today, i'm too full!

Thank Demarcation
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a meal at the above inn ,I ordered the roast turkey dinner to find to my horror the Turkey breast was not fresh off the bone,but just like sliced turkey you would get on a cooked meat stall .also there...More

Thank LeylandLad53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Staveley Village as a base for our weeks holiday in The Lakes ..... this is a great pub to visit (either to sit inside or out) and is very doggie friendly. Had a lovely Sunday Lunch and staff are very good too.

Thank Annie58UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The eagle and child is a perfect pun to visit after a good mountain bike ride in Staveley. Perfect in a summers day to sit in the garden by the river or for a Sunday dinner inside by the fire in winter. Great food and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in early one Saturday afternoon and ordered some food, extremely well priced! The food was piping hot & local and most importantly delicious!

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brought the in laws here for a meal after reading great reviews on good food guides. It was little like we expected. Oldie worldly pub cluttered with lots of old tat and some strange photos! Meals were nice but nothing to shout about. I had...More

Thank 133Markb1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

8 walkers descended on The Eagle and Child tonight after completing the Kentmere Round.Delicious pub food and excellent service.The price is right and you deserve all the praise you get because this pub works.Thankyou!

Thank ceciliawalker4253
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked here from nearby campsite for lunch. We enjoyed meal and beer was good. Decor was interesting, a nice pub for lunch and a pint. I had the Vegetarian burger which was very tasty.

Thank furryhamster
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here twice, the first visit the food was great, no long wait even though it was busy, hot food - all in all pretty good. We returned the next night to have a slightly disappointing experience - the wait for food was awfully...More

Thank Sarah F
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Alex H
20 July 2017|
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Response from babsfab1972 | Reviewed this property |
Hello again - just checked their website - definitely dog friendly!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal  >  Staveley
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