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Fat Lamb Country Inn and Restaurant

) #6 of 24 Restaurants in Kirkby Stephen $$ - $$$ , British,
Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
+44 15396 23242
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“trifle” (2 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights and were very comfortable. Our room was furnished in a functional rather than modern style but we had everything we needed for a short stay. Breakfasts were cooked to order and offered a fair choice. We ate in one...More

Thank imacbeth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice looking pub with a nice beer garden to the rear but quite dated inside. The food was ok but the beef was a little tough, the veg poor and the steak pie wasn't the best. The staff are far too young and don't...More

1  Thank EDED084
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good selection of meals for all tastes,starters through to desserts.Staff pleasant and helpful and a good service.

Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast and evening meal on the two nights we stayed there. All the food was tasty and top quality, and price and price of drinks reasonable.

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick bite to eat in the way home. The staff were very friendly and the food was amazing, we all had the hot beef and onion baguette with chips which is definitely recommend!

Thank GizmoRising
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Booked two nights on a Wowcher offer. I think we definitely got the 'offer' room - room 2. It was tiny. It may have been suitable for a single occupant with only about a foot between the bed and wall. My husband and I are...More

Thank Bev D
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Ate here 3 consecutive nights and enjoyed every meal. Plenty of choice. Good wine list and very reasonably priced.

Thank jc9my2014
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Food tasty and good hand pulled ale. Friendly and very accommodating of dogs and children something not so common these days. Odd thing makes it not quite hit the mark eg pudding was only lukewarm, waitress fairly brusque and also forgot to bring out some...More

Thank Honkytom
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The Inn is situated few miles outside of Kirkby Stephen on a country road, surrounded by farmland and the owners own nature reserve nearby. We had a spacious ground floor room directly at the side of the road, this wasn't too much of a problem...More

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was on a ride out and after reading about on the internet I decided to plan a route to include this inn for lunch. The area is lovely and the staff were very nice. I had roast topside beef with roast potatoes and Yorkshire...More

Thank Alan M
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17 May 2017|
Response from Family_Wilson4 | Reviewed this property |
Four miles from Kirkby Stephen. Not sure about the price of a taxi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Kirkby Stephen
  • Phone Number: +44 15396 23242
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