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The Eagle and Child Inn

Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“moroccan lamb” (20 reviews)
“pie” (17 reviews)
“gammon steak” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

7 of us had a family meal in there the locals were really friendly and welcoming unfortunately the same cant be said for the bar staff ive never met such a miserable bunch, one in particular needs a class in how to speak to people...More

Thank Shaun T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a way to start our holiday with a pint of excellently kept blue bird beer. Warm cosy atmosphere to plan the adventures of the week.

Thank emily a
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Having been here several times before, both as an overnight guest and frequent diner, my latest visit was the worst. The prices have gone up for food and drinks. I ordered a Lamb He ru special which used to be on the main menu as...More

Thank martydee77
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We've dined here many times over the years when returning from days out in the Lake District and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Unfortunately, this latest visit was very dissappointing. Portion sizes especially chips are small to say the least and about half of what they...More

Thank Travelots40
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This is a great Lake District pub in a quiet village near to Windermere. Full of atmosphere and quirks, such as the items hanging from the ceiling in front of the bar, with welcoming service, great local beers and a warm fire. The strings of...More

Thank GeoffShutt
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Stopped here for lunch,We had ham egg and chips, and prawn and salmon sandwhich on brown bread. Was disappointed that the bread was not buttered nor the prawns and salmon not mixed in the prawn Marie Rose sauce. The food was good. Several tables were...More

Thank Gillybobs1959
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We were in Staveley with our Daughter and her wife and Grandaughter. They were up for a Wedding closeby and we were babysitting. We came here twice the food was hearty tasty and the staff friendly and welcoming. Would recommend the Cumberland Sausage and the...More

Thank FireTim44
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

A much needed stop on our return from the Kentmere Horseshoe. Welcoming, friendly atmosphere with adequate seating. Roaring fires on a cold day. Reasonably priced drinks and snacks. Many tables were reserved for diners later in the evening and we would like to return for...More

Thank Sonya B
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Great food and beer after a long day in the hills. Book or go early for a table! Moroccan lamb was superb.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Haven't eaten here before so decided to give it a try & we weren't disappointed. Food was lovely hubby & i had home made curry mother in law fish & chips & my 2 year old grandson loved the chicken goujons. Nice atmosphere friendly staff...More

Thank Denise T
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Alex H
20 July 2017|
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Response from babsfab1972 | Reviewed this property |
Hello again - just checked their website - definitely dog friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendal Road | La8 9lp, Staveley, Kendal, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal  >  Staveley
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