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Pompeii Steakhouse

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$$ - $$$
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1-3 Abbey Street, Carlisle CA3 8TX, England
+44 1228 402440
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 18:00 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 18:00 - 22:30
Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit to Pompeii Steakhouse and again we were not disappointed. The food was excellent and the staff could not do enough for you. We will be back and if anyone is visiting near Carlisle it's worth a trip to have a wonderful steak.

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Thank Barbara m
Margate, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting CVarlisle and wanted a steak. Found this steakhouse on trip. Cannot rave about it enough. It was excellent. Lovely home cooked food and the steak was to die for. Places like this are gems to find. Please visit.

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Thank Alan M M
England, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I stopped eating steaks regularly years ago. I find they can be tender, they may be cooked well but they are always tasteless. I was pushed into going here by my wife and as usual, she was right. A pleasant ambiance with great unusual views over the castle, friendly efficient staff and wait for it, A WONDERFUL STEAK. I will... More 

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happyyank
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Our order was taken quick and the food arrived pipping hot. So impressed with the prices and staff. thanks

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Thank paradiseshows
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little place on the corner. Staff are knowledgeable of the menu and even offered some great recommendations. The steak was absolutely delicious. Would highly recommend.

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Thank Leigh H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Went here a couple of weeks ago and it was absolutely amazing had the steak with king prawns and it was perfect. Would def recommend, it is quite expensive but it was worth it, will be back.

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Thank penrithdiner1955
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Visited this restaurant with friends and what a pleasant surprise. We have stayed in Carlisle for 8 years and never noticed this place, lucky our friend googled a steakhouse in Carlisle and we went on to enjoy our best steak ever, the presentation with the big heavy plate with hot stone was amazing, you could sear your steak further if... More 

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Thank groundkeeper-willie
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I was here with my partner and my brother for his belated birthday meal and I must say from we arrived till we went home the meals were Superb from the Starters to the Sweets and the staff were very courteous and happy I would give 100% review for this establishment and the owners and staff

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Thank she61
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Starters were nothing special but nice however when it came to the main event the steak it was number one it was excellent and everything was explained but the brilliant staff I will defiantly be back soon!!!

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I've been to this place a few times before but I can sum it up in my former housemates words "That was the best steak I've had" and I can only echo those words. The lady waiting on could not have been more patient as this was a new experience for my mate having the steak still being cooked in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Abbey Street, Carlisle CA3 8TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 402440
Description
Carlisle's only dedicated Steakhouse all sourced from local farms. We serve our steaks on a volcanic stone ensuring every guest experiences steak cooked to their own standard of perfection. We have also Lakeland lamb, Duck, Fish and even 3 Veggie options all on the hot stones, no cold food here!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?