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Middle Ruddings Country Inn & Restaurant

Braithwaite, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5RY, England
+44 17687 78436
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Braithwaite, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5RY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second annual trip to the Lakes with a stay at Middle Ruddings, and as before, a great stay. Comfortable rooms, plenty of hot water, great food and drinks and very good service. Great to see that so many of the staff are still there....More

Thank edm1887
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third time I've eaten here and it's always good, lovely menu and great choice of real ales. Definitely recommend

Thank Squawking44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The slow roasted Lamb was Excellent, complemented by the Very Friendly service. Some Friends from Italy

Thank EnricoMugna
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice meal good selection to choose from well cooked and presented. Has very good view of the fells.

Thank Iain R
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Pleasant staff serving good food but please don't allow staff to pamper the dogs during service. A waitress was seen encouraging three dogs at the garden tables to be hugged and licked whilst we were in the conservatory. Minutes later she was bringing our food...More

Thank 43S
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from our meal at Middle Ruddings and it was absolutely fantastic! There really is nothing like a local, family run pub and everything was great. A special mention to Roger, who was working on the bar for his fantastic humour and...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Although we had not booked and the staff squeezed us in, I felt we would have been better looking elsewhere. The service was good and the drinks ok, however the meal we had was disappointing. I personally felt the vegetables particularly were almost raw -...More

Thank Trudie H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Stumbled across Middle Ruddings when looking for a dog friendly pub for Sunday lunch. Staff very attentive - they even gave us a dog mat so the dog wasn't lying on the laminate floor. Good food choice and of a very high standard. Clearly made...More

Thank Andrew_HP3
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This place has a great atmosphere. The staff were friendly and attentive. There is a super range of beers and ales available too. The food was superb. Both the slow roasted lamb and steak and ale pies were succulent.

Thank EllieT2B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stayed one night at Middle Ruddings and took their offer of Dinner B&B for £130. It was an excellent choice to make. Our room (Mr Foxy) was very warm, which was welcome on a wet rainy night, and the bed was very comfortable. The...More

Thank JanR17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
6:00 pm - 8:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Braithwaite, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Braithwaite
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 78436
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