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The Britannia Inn, Elterwater,Great Langdale

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Family meal

Had to book & sat in the main restaurant part, round table & a little bit squashed - my daughter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sue c
Rochdale, United Kingdom
via mobile

Lovely pub.Cosy and comfortable with extensive menu.Local ales and friendly staff.I believe they... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Lisa W
Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Elterwater, Ambleside LA22 9HP, England
+44 15394 37210
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All reviewsthe publamb henrylamb shankthursday eveningwonderful locationvisited for lunchbeer gardenpiecumberland sausagegreat choice of real alesdining roombar areaselection of local alesexcellent beermost recent visitwide selectionlangdale valley
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to book & sat in the main restaurant part, round table & a little bit squashed - my daughter had to sit on the window seat. Nice size table though. Good service, although we were told when we booked we could only have the...More

Thank sue c
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub.Cosy and comfortable with extensive menu.Local ales and friendly staff.I believe they offer accomodation too.

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Always visit here when staying in elterwater, busy during the day and more local of an evening. Great staff and dog friendly.

Thank kepLiverpool
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

As others have said: this a fantastic pub in a wonderful setting; a must visit if you are walking between Little Langdale and Grasmere/Ambleside or just round Elterwater. Good selection of local ales and food is great. Cheese on chips are BEAST! They use mature...More

Thank Resort742647
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Sat outside with a pint on a hot sunny evening after a great walk..... Lovely location in the charming village of Elterwater. Great real ale pub, didn't try the food. Looked really good though.....

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is the first time we had stayed at The Britannia although we had stopped for drinks on many occasions. What a great place to stay and use as a base for a visit to the gorgeous south lakes. The staff were fantastic and the...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was a brilliant pub in the square of the village of Eltwater. The front terrace is great and they serve a good selection of ales and we both had great fish and chips - filling and just perfect, accompanied by a side salad. The...More

Thank Johntimelord
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We have visited the Britannia many times and have never been disappointed. The consistency of the pub is always good. The food is really good and the beer what can I say other than most is local to the lakes. The room we stayed in...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I have visited the pub on previous occasions to eat and the food is always spot on - well cooked and presented cant fault it . Just had an overnight stay and it was fab -lovely room very well decorated and well equipped, even sockets...More

Thank Hollydog2
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Located on Elterwater’s village green, the Britannia Inn looks the part of the traditional English inn. And it is - a 500 year old building, spilling out to tables in front which are definitely needed as its popularity with visitors is high. Rooms are inevitably...More

Thank ScotsGrey
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Teresa L
7 October 2017|
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Response from Andy R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just noticed the alert. No I don't think so.
21 February 2015|
Response from LakeDistrictHotelier |
HI there, taxi to Windermere. Then train to the airport. Cheers Andy