Places to Eat or Drink in and round Appleby:

Appleby Manor Hotel:

Roman Road, Appleby CA16 6JB Contact Mr Mike Dunbobbin Tel: 017683 51571 Fax: 017683 52888 Web:

An a la carte Restaurant in luxury country house hotel & Spa with conservatory overlooking Appleby Castle with Cumbria in Bloom award -winning gardens.

Lunch 12-2pm. Lounge Menu served all day. Patio and veranda for afternoon teas. Dinner 7-9pm. Reservations recommended.

Try Appleby Manor’s Bistro “1871”. The full and light bites menu is available during lunchtime with various sandwiches and cream teas.

 Open 12am- 2pm, 6.30pm-9pm

 The Restaurant has AA Rosette

Crown & Cushion:

2 Boroughgate, Appleby in Westmorland, CA16 6XB

Contact Mrs Sandra Counter Tel: 017683 51595 Email:

A warm, friendly, welcoming local pub with accommodation. Small parties catered for. Private free room for business meetings. Live entertainment monthly.  Darts Quiz nights Pool Table Dominoes. Bed and Breakfast available. Sky & BT Sport on multi-screen TVs. Traditional award winning ales. Afternoon tea available from April.

Food served 12- 2.30pm daily 6-8.30pm evenings (except Tuesdays and Sunday evenings). Sunday Lunch 12-3pm.

Eden River Cafe:

5A Bridge Street, Appleby in Westmorland, CA16 6QH.

Tel: 01768354119

The Eden River Cafe is a traditional warm and welcoming cafe. Our menu includes a selection of freshly brewed coffees, teas and hot chocolates which complement our decadent range of home -made cakes and scones. Why not try Dave’s famous Cumbrian breakfast or our freshly made sandwiches, Paninis, jacket potatoes, home-made soups and daily specials. We always have vegetarian and gluten-free options available and also stock a selection of wines, beers, ciders and spirits for you to enjoy. Children and dogs are very welcome. Full takeaway menu available. We look forward to welcoming you to the Eden River Cafe. Open Tues-Sun 8am-5pm. Mondays in summer.

The Midland Hotel:

25 Clifford Street, Appleby-in-Westmorland, CA16 6TS.

Contact; Clive and Amie Bissland, 017683 51524 Email:   web:

CAMRA Pub of the Year 2013 & 2014 Westmorland/Eden

Completely refurbished friendly, family run inn serving homemade food made from locally sourced produce including children’s menu and lots of vegetarian options available. Dietary requirements catered for.  Fully stocked bar with a selection of Real Ales wines, spirits and fresh coffee.  Large Beer Garden. Gorgeous boutique style bedrooms.   Wi-Fi available. Table reservations strongly advised. Closed Mondays. Open Tuesdays 5pm-11pm. Food served Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday from 12pm-2pm and 5:30pm-8:30pm Sunday 12pm-8pm


10 Bridge Street, Appleby CA16 6QH

Contact Yvonne and Jim Tel: 017683 52662


We are a modern café bistro offering a range of meals snacks and light bites. We offer homemade cakes and scones every day. We are licensed to sell real ales, lagers, wines and spirits.

Opening times are 9am to 4pm Mon-Sat, and Sundays jangles

 Appleby Golf Club:

Appleby Golf Club. Brackenber Moor, Appleby CA16 6LP

Mick Mifsud and Adrian Robinson Contact 017683 51432 web:

A beautiful spacious venue, with outstanding views and Bistro catering to match.  From afternoon teas to

A ‘La Carte menu. All home cooked, locally sourced food with a twist. Fabulous Sunday Carvery with two meats and seasonal veg.

Caters for large parties. A well stocked bar and wine menu.

Open all year to non-Golfers as well as Golfers

Open: Mon 10.00am – 3.30pm Tues-Wed 10.00-5.30pm Thurs- Sat 10.00am – 9.00pm

Sunday 8.00am – 6.00pm.

Weddings Christenings and all functions catered for.

Disabled access -all on one level , Beer garden, WiFi

The Steakhouse Appleby 

The Grapes Inn, The Sands  , Appleby .  01768351888/07852753390  Facebook The Steak House

Here at the Steakhouse we pride ourselves on using only local produce.

Gavin the owner is a chef and butcher, so all produce is butchered in house

A small warm and welcoming establishment offering the best quality and very reasonable value for money.

opening hours Mon 5pm-9pm , Tue-Sat 12pm-10pm , Sun 12pm-9pm Take out menu available

reservations recommended , wifi, dogs allowed, childrens menu


Temptations Cafe

5 Bridge Street, Appleby, CA16 6QH Contact James Brighurst Tel 017683 51923 Email: 

Small, cosy cafe with a selection of home- made sweet treats to go with Specialist Coffee and teas. Monday to Saturday 10am-4:30pm Takeaway menu also available. Children catered for.

Tastes of Eden:

1 Low Wiend, Appleby, CA16 6QP Contact Mrs E Dutton Tel: 017683 51999

Holder of Cumbrian ‘scores on the doors’ 5 star award of excellence in food safety performance. A friendly delicatessen, cake and tea shop. We offer an excellent variety of homemade food, soups, freshly made baguettes, jacket potatoes, homemade cakes and light meals served all day. Member of the ‘cross grain’ society we offer a large selection of gluten free food. Vegetarian options and takeaway available. Open Mon-Sat 8-5 all year round.

Tufton Arms Hotel:

Market Square, Appleby, CA16 6XA Contact Mr N Milsom Tel: 017683 51593 Fax: 017683 52761

Email:  Web:

Food served 12-2pm and 6.30-9pm in cosy public bar with log fires and real ale and wine by the glass. Elegant conservatory restaurant  with daily specials.  Regular changing menu ranging from simple grills to award winning cuisine prepared from fresh, locally sourced ingredients; complemented by 200 bin wine list. Traditional Sunday lunches of locally sourced sirloin beef carved from Victorian carving trolley.

The Royal Oak, Appleby:

Bongate, Appleby Contact Kyle and Janice Macrae

Tel: 017683 51463 Fax: 017683 52300 Email:

Traditional country Inn serving quality food in a relaxed atmosphere in restaurant (62 covers), lounge and taproom. Food served 12 -3pm and 5-9pm. Food served all day on Saturday and Sunday. Dogs allowed in taproom Doggy Menu.

The Three Greyhounds Inn Great Asby

Good quality home made pub grub . Currently served 3 evenings a week Thurs , Friday, Sat. Sunday Lunches coming soon (tel first).

Open for drinks Tues -Frid 5.30pm , Sat 11am Sunday 12 noon .Closed Mondays ex Bank Holidays

Proprietor Amanda Gibson

Great Asby Cumbria CA166EX

tel 01768351428  facebook, email


disabled access , dogs welcome, WIFI , baby changing ,  childrens menu , beer garden 21992958_1530207880379066_552103248554568346_o





The Fat Lamb, Ravenstonedale:

Crossbank, Ravenstonedale, Cumbria, CA17 4LL Contact Paul Bonsall Tel 015396 23242

E-mail:    Website

A Country Inn and B&B accommodation at The Fat Lamb Hotel, Ravenstonedale, between Kirkby Stephen and Sedbergh close to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Lunches served Monday – Friday 12.00 – 2.00pm Saturday & Sunday 12.00 – 6.00pm Roast Sunday Lunch served 12.00-6.00pm Dinner 6.00pm – 9.00pm

The New Crown Inn, Bolton, nr Appleby:

Chapel St, Bolton, Appleby, CA16 6AU. Tel:- 01768361888 Email:

Facebook: New Crown Inn

A newly refurbished pub & restaurant serving excellent locally sourced food, served daily (except Mon) 11-3pm & 6–9 pm. Opening times 11-3pm & 6-12 winter months. 11am – Midnight every day in summer. Dogs Welcome. Restaurant, Beer Garden. Take Away Service Available. Opening Hours Bar 12-pm3pm & 6pm until Late Early Bird Menu 6pm-7pm Mon-Fri. Food Served Every Day 12pm-2.30pm 6pm-9pm. Sunday food served all day

tha masons arms


Long Marton, Appleby-in-Westmorland, CA16 6BN

Contact Karen or Andy Gunn

Tel 017683 61395

We are a friendly family run establishment in the heart of the village of Long Marton, serving locally sourced home cooked food available from Tuesday to Saturday 6.00pm-8.00pm. Sunday 12 & –

Try Our Specialty Burger Menu, including “The Masons Mighty Stack” if you are brave enough! All freshly made with individual toppings.

Quiz Night last Sunday of the month



The Post Box Pantry, Dufton:

Dufton, Appleby Cumbria CA16 6DB. Contact Janice Hope Tel: 07979128981 or 07903358081 Email: Website:

Small tearoom on the village green. Serving Farrer’s tea and coffee, breakfasts, light lunch’s sandwiches and home-made cakes. Ice-cream, sweets crisps and soft drinks. Open daily 10.00am-16.00pm. Licensed to sell alcohol. Closed for winter ( December-March)

Temple Sowerby House Hotel & Restaurant:

Temple Sowerby Penrith CA10 1RZ Contact Mr Paul Evans 017683 61578 Email

Modern British cuisine with a twist. 2 AA rosettes for exceptional food. Lovely relaxed conservatory style restaurant. Open for Dinner only 7pm-9pm Booking Essential. Open All year.

Swanson House, Brough:

Guesthouse and Restaurant Main Street Brough CA17 4BL. Contact Mrs Patricia Jones 017683 41221 Email


 A former eighteenth Century Coaching Inn in the Cumbrian Market Town of Brough, Swanson House provides a fully licensed award winning restaurant.  Swanson House offers the highest quality local fresh produce cooked to perfection. From Deer ‘n’ Dexter venison to Brougham Hall smoked meats and fish, and Winter Tarn cheese, dishes combine classic English ingredients with modern flavours and techniques. The beautifully decorated restaurant is a romantic and stylish environment, in which you will enjoy a unique culinary experience.

Swanson House is committed to a small perfectly balanced seasonal menu, supplemented by a calendar of special events, an indulgent Chocolate Festival and a glorious Twelfth Game Banquet. Fully licensed. Dining is by advance reservation and menu selection only. Private parties are welcome. Swanson House welcomes vegetarian guests. Vegetarian options are available on all menus and a wider selection is available on request.

The Inn at Brough:

Main Street Brough, Cumbria CA17 4AX (Contact Mrs Sally V. Coplowe 017683 41252)

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Seventeenth century Inn recently renovated to superb standard. Bar and restaurant meals, pensioner’s lunches (last Thursday of each month) and lunchtime sandwiches. Sunday roast lunches 12 noon till 2.30pm, bar food 5 till 8.30pm. Restaurant 6-8.30pm.  Sandwiches all day. Fresh seasonal home cooked food. (Nothing frozen or bought in). Winter food closing 8pm. Now caters for small wedding receptions and parties.

The New Inn, Hoff:

Hoff, Appleby, Cumbria CA16 6TA

Contact:  Arron & Carolyn Lightowler    Tel:  017683 52423


The New Inn at Hoff is a cosy 17th Century inn with a warm welcome.  Our lunches and afternoon light bites are popular with walkers and those visiting the area.  A menu of wholesome home-cooked meals is available in the evenings, and Carolyn’s generous Sunday lunches are popular with locals and visitors alike.  The New Inn at Hoff is a cosy pub, and you are welcome to enjoy one of our cask ales around the log burner in winter, or enjoy the sunshine at one of our tables outside in the summer.  You can leave your muddy boots at the door and we’ll even stoke up the fire if you need to dry out!  We recommend that you phone and make a reservation in advance to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are part of a group or large party.  We look forward to welcoming you to The New Inn at Hoff.

Open Wed-Sun: 12 noon to 11pm.  Food served Wed-Sat: 12 noon to 8pm. Sunday Roast from 12 noon until 4pm.  However it’s always worth phoning to see if we can take a later booking.  Children’s options available.  Dogs welcome.  Level access into the inn, but steps to the toilets.

The Kings Arms, Temple Sowerby:

Temple Sowerby, Penrith, CA10 1SB. Tel: 017683 62944.

Email: web:

Newly refurbished hotel, 40 seater oak panelled dining room and bar area with open fire, serving traditional English food, with speciality evenings. Please call to check what specials we are doing. Lunch 12.00-2.00pm and dinner 6.00-9.00pm. Please check at weekends and through the summer for extended opening hours.

The White Horse Inn, Kings Meaburn:

King’s Meaburn, Penrith CA10 3BU Contact Paul Fields Tel: 01931 71425601931 714256

Email: Web:

A quaint little country pub with open fire, serving locally sourced food and real ales. Friendly atmosphere, all welcome. Open Mon-Fri 5pm-12pm, Sat & Sun Open all day. Food served 6pm till 8pm on Mon, Tues & Thurs.  Friday Homemade Pie & Pint Night £9.95, Sat 6pm till 9pm. Sunday lunch 12 noon till 2.30pm. Winter arrangements may vary.

The Sandford Arms, Sandford:

Tel: 017683 51121

The Sandford Arms was frequented by William de Sandford during the reign of King Edward I and remains just as welcoming today.

As you drive into the Hamlet of Sandford you will be immediately struck by the Sandford Arms, a suberb conversion of 18th century farm buildings into a beautiful residential inn with a lovely lounge, restaurant and fire side room.

Inside, a warm welcome awaits you from your hosts and attentive staff. Relax in traditional comfort, surrounded by local stone work and a profusion of oak beams. Enjoy local traditional ale or a choice of malts.

The Stag Inn, Dufton:

Tel: 017683 51608


The Stag Inn, which stands in the heart of Dufton village overlooking the green, was built in 1703 as an inn with solid oak beams. The present owners still uphold the centuries-old tradition of friendly hospitality and good beer.

This is a classic country pub – and very ‘walker friendly’ – with a large cast-iron range warming the main bar, an open fireplace in the smaller lounge and a comfortable dining room to the rear serving a wide choice of meals

Riverside Fish & Chips Shop:

The Sands, Appleby, Cumbria, CA16 6XN Contact C. Atkinson Tel: 017683 51464 Web:

Serving traditional fish and chips, we also have a varied menu of good quality pies, chicken portions, sausages, haggis and black puddings, burgers and much more. Baguettes, jacket potatoes and salads also available. All reasonably priced.

Monday to Saturday 11:30am-1:30pm and 5:00pm-9:00pm Sunday evenings 5:00pm-8:00pm