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The Globe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
+44 1539 721852
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
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11 - 20 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Friendly place and stunning from outside with amazing summer plants. Disappointed by the food which was just reheated and not fresh but pushing a tenner for most meals and as noted by others the drinks are ridiculous, nice staff but at over a pound more...More

Thank stevemasonnz
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Dropped in at The Globe Inn to catch some afternoon sun ( and to have a drink of course). Sat outside looking across the square. Ok ish pub, but pricey, the most expensive drinks we stumbled across exploring Kendal..? The food being served on another...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We spent the afternoon sitting outside at the tables and chairs by the front door in the sun watching the people strolling up and down the market stalls while drinking Cider and we had a bite of lunch.

Thank skarecrow29
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Food was very nice - I had the Cumberland sausage which was well done as I had asked for and the potatoes and veg with gravy were very tasty. However the ambience was not great - the waiter upstairs had a tiff with the girl...More

Thank HazReid
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We walk in to a very friendly pub. 80s music playing .staff friendly. Ordered steak and a globe burger. Steak cooked to perfection. Globe burger would been better with a bit of chicken not the burger which more like a puree mush covered in Orange...More

1  Thank fiamcg
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Called in for a spot of lunch, firstly 2 out of 3 of the specials that were displayed were no longer available... After having to change my choice twice we waited a good 30 mins for the meal to arrive! Wouldn't say I'm hard to...More

Thank 81ratty
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We popped into the globe for a pint after arriving in Kendal for a family wedding service was friendly and staff gave us helpful advice on local taxis .Was nice to sit outside the pub with a good beer .Went back with the family for...More

1  Thank Paula P
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Had our lunch heređŸ˜©big mistake... Upstairs with another couple and their dog.. First mistake, actually staying to eat, but possibly felt a little sorry for the waiter, who was quite pleasant. The table was very sticky, (should have told us something!!!) Ordered a pint and...More

Thank MAT900XLT
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I have been a customer at the Globe for about 30 years - enough said eh? Always pleasant staff. Seating slightly restricted on ground floor. steep stairs to top floor. Excellent place for a quick coffee/beer etc. on market days! Tip for coach visitors -...More

Thank pbramham
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were in Kendal looking for something too eat we had braised beef which was excellent, friendly staff

1  Thank fisherman890
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Questions & Answers
15 October 2016|
Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
The Globe does not do rooms Try the Bridge on Stramongate they have rooms Just been taken over and is a good food pub
Arran W
11 August 2016|
Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
Beef burgers and vegetable burgers and a global burger with beef burger chicken burger bacon cheese and chorizo but no Stilton sauce
30 June 2015|
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Response from Chiefboy | Reviewed this property |
The Globe is in Kendal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 721852
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