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Golden Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
20 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5JD, England
+44 17687 72347
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (34 reviews)
“homemade chips” (13 reviews)
“mash” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5JD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the Golden Lion twice during our stay in Keswick. It’s a big building and was great to find a large table with some room around us to accommodate two dogs. The staff were so warm and welcoming on both visits and interacted with...More

Thank Cheska82h
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The manager/ owner was very rude to myself and a group of friends ..when we tried to go outside with our drinks..saying i am the owner and you cannot take drinks outside..they are my glasses etc..there was really no need ..just a simple you cant...More

Thank jennifer b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a rainy midweek evening when Keswick was pretty quiet,however the Lion had a lively crowd of hardened drinkers talking nonsense. Interesting!?!?

Thank sunlunlad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal with our large group of friends. The portion sizes and quality of the food is excellent. The staff are really friendly and helpful.

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took two grandsons for lunch - reasonably priced children's menu with a good choice. Adult meals excellent and served by. as always, friendly and efficient staff. Recommended.

Thank sevgililerevi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Roast Beef dinner on Easter Sunday. The pub was really busy with couples and families alike. The dinner was very good and fresh but could of done with being hotter. All Luke warm apart from the roast potatoes which were hot. All...More

Thank Zoie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t eat here as place was rammed and couldn’t get a table so I stood at the bar to have a drink! Good pint, and really nice chatty staff even though they were busy! Good work lads

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with 2 kids for a Saturday lunch. Staff were very helpful and the food was good. My daughter polished off a halloumi burger, and my rare burger was delicious. My son’s pizza also got a thumbs up. Will come here again.

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Went for a day out into Keswick today, went into a local previous pub as we wanted some pub grub and proper chips when we seen what someone on anther table had it wasn’t what we wanted and we went else where, we found the...More

Thank Bethany S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We are having a few days in the Lake District and are staying in Keswick, It's Sunday and we decided after a lovely walk to have lunch in the town itself, we decided on The Golden Lion, I am a vegetarian and it was a...More

Thank michael_poole75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72347
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