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The Stag Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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Main Street, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 6QN, England
+44 1228 573210
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Started well with a good starter of camembert and wine not too bad apart from having to open bottle myself but you could call that rustic. After noticing the damaged wall and wondering if the waiting staff had washed the main course came. Must say I've never had flat mash, swede or carrots in the past which only says either... More 

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Holyhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

My friend recommended this place for a meal but warned we might not get in without booking and now we know why! Luckily it was hot and everyone had gone to the beach! The food was delicious and the waitress was extremely nice, the place was friendly and the prices were excellent! We will definitely eat here again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Phoned and booked in the afternoon for a night visit, The man taking the call was pleasant and friendly, Arrived at the Stag Inn, to find a warm and friendly welcome, A log fire was blazing away, warming the whole place up. We ordered drinks and sat down and looked at the menu, I ordered Home made Steak pie and... More 

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1 Thank Trev L
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Trev many thanks for your kind words. Absolute pleasure to see yourself and your good lady. Please don't be strangers. Best wishes Tom More 

North West England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Just enjoyed a Sunday roast while working in the area yesterday. Many of the local pubs were not serving food at 3:30 but they where so tried it out. Warm welcome on arrival a cozy, warm pub with lots of character. We had lamb which was really tasty. A good bar with local ales and a friendly atmosphere given by... More 

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2 Thank JetSetHarry
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. Pleasure to see you and chuffed to bits you enjoyed your lunch. Hopefully see you soon. Best wishes Tom More 

Leeds
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Thankfully we only wanted a cup of tea. Only one type of tea available and we could only have it in take away cups (though we were welcome to stay and drink it on the premises). One of our party got to the bottom of her cup and found something horrible (perhaps a dead slug) at the bottom. Yuk!! The... More 

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2 Thank Julia859
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. Apologies about the tea, can assure we have no problems with any forms of insect / rodent issues. Pleased my staff dealt with in a polite efficient manner. For your information as would have been explained on arrival , the pub is closed daytime as we are on winter hours. We open as a matter courtesy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

I was running late after a lengthy cycle ride from Newcastle in an attempt to meet some family at the Stag for lunch. The Landlord very kindly held the kitchen open so I could eat when I got there. On top of the that the food wasn't all that bad too! (joke) My family was looked after perfectly, food and... More 

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1 Thank sysanguinary
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Great to see you , hope you will visit again soon. Tom More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Just had the most delicious Sunday dinner, the gravy and veg was excellent. Keep up the good work. Will be calling again. Thanks again.

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1 Thank Dave H
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Absolute pleasure , hope to see you all again soon.. Tom More 

Castelnovo ne' Monti, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

We were walking Hadrian's Wall Path and by chance we stopped here to have a sandwich. This pub is soo nice that we stopped for one our eating very good sandwiches and drinking a fantastic pint of beer. The owner was very kind with us and we forgot our painful legs laughing with him and talking with other walkers fermo... More 

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2 Thank mariachiarabaldini
Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments, don't be strangers. Tom More 

workington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Called in by chance after visiting Talkin Tarn and not finding anywhere very appealing in Brampton. Very welcoming landlord. Could not have been more friendly or helpful. Had 2 x bar meals and a couple of beers total was £30 very generous portions and decent quality with lovely homemade chips. Lovely old pub with plenty of character. Would recommend....maybe not... More 

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Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Always a pleasure thanks for your company. Tom More 

Kessingland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Dropped in for a couple of beers before starting the Hadrians Wall walk from Eden on Crosby. Good beer and friendly folk. Thanks!

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Tom M, Owner at The Stag Inn, responded to this review

Great to see you, beers on me next time. Tom 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 6QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle  >  Crosby on Eden
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 573210
Description
Traditional Village Pub serving great beer and sources local Food. Dog friendly all year. Food served from 5.30 to 9.00pm Wednesday to Saturday. Saturday afternoon from 12 to 3pm. Sunday 12pm to 5pm. Booking strongly advised.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?