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The Miles Thompson

Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
+44 1539 815710
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is quite definitely the worst wetherspoons I have ever had the pleasure, or displeasure as the case may be, of visiting. I have never stepped in the place and managed to find a clean table without the prior customers plates and glasses on it,...More

Thank Racheal W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Where do I start. Arrived after spending the day at lake Windermere and wished I never had bothered. What a let down. First impressions was good then went down hill straight away. Tables full of bits of food from previous diners. Staff was an absolute...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the rudest manager serving us, walking away from the table whilst in conversation, always had a comeback for everything. We were also served after two table that orders before us. She served us another tables entree so they ended up getting theirs after...More

Thank natalieannwells
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided not to eat, but had a drink, the food looked really nice. We were a bit surprised to see that there was some sort of queueing in place. I can’t ever remember being in a pub where you formed an orderly queue. Is this...More

Thank AlanFSEly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long wait for our food, while people who ordered after but throught the app were getting there food long before us.The food here was awful and the service not much better. I had teriyaki noodles with chicken when it came it was just...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great Wetherspoon in the heart of Kendal. Very busy but managed to get a table. Great beer on as usual

Thank Zoie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be fair we didn't eat in this 'Spoons' (not that it would have been any different to any other) and just had a swift ale before moving on. The outside promises much with the usual nice renovation but the inside is extermely tired. On...More

Thank SisterBluebird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with my family on St Patrick’s Day and we ordered the pizzas which Wetherspoons have started doing and they were fab because they are cooked fresh, kids loved them. Considering it was fairly busy when we went in service on the floor...More

Thank vix077
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a two day stay in Kendal visiting friends incorporating two visits here. On the Saturday noon amidst the floppy Guiness hats and Irish bunting,I ordered a soft drink then sat and read my Racing Post.The lack of staff meant every time I tried to...More

Thank thenobster58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely laid out. Cosy feel to the restaurant area. Toilets are nicely designed too. Toilets were clean. Service at tills we’re not great. Lots of queues and our table wasn’t wiped in the bar area. Food was nice.

Thank JetSetter03
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2 March 2017|
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Response from sweet-experience-uk | Reviewed this property |
Hi Thanks for that, we did think it was a bit of an odd queuing system. Perhaps it's just the locals way of annoying the tourists! Would love to see someone try to start a queue like that here in Blackpool though, they would... More
15 October 2015|
Response from Pub_Manager_2718 | Property representative |
Hi As we are in the lake district access to an airport is very limited. You would be better getting a train direct from manchester to oxenholme lake district which is a 5 minute taxi ride from the town centre. I hope this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 815710
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