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The Blacksmiths Arms

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Broughton Mills $$ - $$$ , British,
Broughton Mills LA20 6AX, England
+44 1229 716824
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Broughton Mills LA20 6AX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

For many years I have driven passed this pub,whilst on holiday this week We decided to try places we have never visited or eaten in. So last night we went to the blacksmiths arms,and am I glad I did. The food and the standard can...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great pub restaurant. The quality of the food is amazing. The guinea fowl with white truffle sauce was wonderful and the special, beetroot cured sea trout, was superb. Highly recommended!

Thank ebuising
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub is a must if you are in the area, the food is amazing and different from the usual pub grub. I had a quail's egg scotch egg then chicken and chorizo kebab. It was made from chunky pieces of meat and was accompanied...More

Thank Ruby37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for dinner at 8, arrived early, ordered only main courses. Dining room looked quiet but not served till 830. Lamb very good, pork belly slightly dry and crackling not crisp. Very good roast veges. Service well under par. Requested wine list didn't arrive until...More

Thank Gary V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have called here for lunch a few times over the years so we decided to give the evening menu a try . It was excellent couldn't criticise any of the food the ribs came with a salad which wasn't just there for decoration it...More

Thank jan1999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for my friends 40th. 7 of us. Couldn't fault it. The food was excellent. Between us we tried a few different starters and mains. Squid, tempura prawns, duck salad, lamb henry, special ribs, duck and steak. Service was also good. Lovely pub. I...More

Thank CumbriaGoose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If not the best pub food in the Lake District, it is not far behind whatever your favorite happens to be. We especially liked the forest mushrooms and the lamb. Excellent beer lineup, and the desserts were great, too. Very friendly staff. The chef (and...More

Thank DelD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have often been warmly welcomed at this pub...being fairly local....so when my parents were planning a walk with friends (a large group) and asked about one which included a good pub we immediately thought of this one. Today, with my parents who are in...More

Thank MaggietheCollie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 6 adults, 2 children (and 2 dogs), and we all thought our meals were absolutely delicious. In fact my son said that his lamb was the best he had ever tasted (and he's eaten in a lot of top restaurants)....More

Thank shushie19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live locally and love to visit The Blacksmiths...great dishes, beautifully cooked and served by friendly staff...good beer pub too in a lovely setting...usual top notch food on Bank Holiday weekend...book though, always busy

Thank shelagh c
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Cazz A
I would be grateful if anyone could give me a guide to be price of a pint of beer and the lunch-time food please. The website says 2012 menu and prices. Many thanks.
9 November 2016|
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Response from michael l | Property representative |
A pint of beer costs £3.00 We have a set lunch £9.95 for 1 course, £12.95 for 2 courses. Sandwhiches cost £5.95 Salads £9.95 Soup £4.95 A variety of main courses ranging from £9.95 - £16.95 Hope this helps
Ralph R
Do you allow dogs on the outside patio
5 June 2016|
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Response from michael l | Property representative |
Yes and inside too. Regards Michael
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broughton Mills LA20 6AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Duddon Valley  >  Broughton Mills
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 716824
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