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The Bitter End Pub

15 Kirkgate, Cockermouth CA13 9PJ, England
+44 1900 828993
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“burgers” (12 reviews)
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Kirkgate, Cockermouth CA13 9PJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seek out this bar in Cockermouth serving great cask and keg ales and a huge selection of gins .............ok

Thank Eddiesangel
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a group of six, we were unable to get a table on a Saturday evening, but with one couple eating elsewhere the other four got a table after an hour wait. Was it worth it? According to all it was. Best steak burger he...More

Thank Art H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice during a recent holiday to Cumbria really scrummy Sunday roast served all day melt in the mouth beef good weekday menu with a few specials green Thai chicken curry yum

Thank roseroota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been coming here for food each time we are in Cockermouth - but never ever again. Called in for a pint and a coffee on the Sunday lunchtime of the Food Festival. Pint served was so cloudy there could have been frogs and newts in...More

1  Thank volvos80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times so I thought I’d review it! Went in on a Saturday lunchtime and our meals of Cajun Chicken Burger, Gammon and Cumberland Sausage were all very nice and accompanied with homemade chips. The food arrived quite quickly but it was...More

Thank lordnoize
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first thing that hits you when you walk in is the smell of good pub grub ... This can be off-putting to those who drink and not eat.... However we came to eat so good start... There is plenty of wood on show with...More

Thank AltosPlatanos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cracking little pub, brill atmosphere, friendly staff. The food is fabulous and good value, can definitely recommend the fish and chips and the Boston beef. The draft Lakeland beers are great and if you are into Gin then then they have 32 different types. I...More

Thank Sammi41
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a week in Cockermouth and decided to have the Sunday roast, it was delicious, all fresh veg, promptly served on warm plates. 10 out of 10. Then on our last night we had a meal, I had Boston beef, absolutely delicious and my partner...More

1  Thank Lorraine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely friendly staff, fast service and great choice on menu. Had a lovely meal and would definitely return.

1  Thank Sheila B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been here with special friends several times now and have thoroughly enjoyed it each time. The ambience, food quality, choice of food and staff are all exchange cannot recommend this pub enough. Definitely worth visiting and it'd dog friendly.

1  Thank 971helenj
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Anne S
22 January 2016|
Response from amandairedale | Property representative |
Yes we have ootions for gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Kirkgate, Cockermouth CA13 9PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 828993
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