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The Miles Thompson

Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
+44 1539 815710
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Usual wetherspoons food, so decent and good value if not spectacular. Only real criticism was the service. I was fifth in the queue and one person was trying to do all the serving - take the order, take the money, serve the drinks. Guy in...More

Thank Ian Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was so impressed by this restaurant. I have to say I wasn't expecting such an excellent meal as I've been quite disappointed in the past when eating somewhere that is part of a chain. I almost felt guilty for thinking that after sampling a starter...More

Thank Magster53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What to say...excellent food for low price. If you know Wetherspoons restaurant already, you know what I mean. I you don't you should try it :-).

Thank viktor_urbin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

30th sept 2017 Walked in to find a petite bonny looking woman behind the bar she served me my pint of Guinness i then went up stairs to see my friends and we sat down for some food, they said that the food would take...More

Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the offset this visit was only going to go one way, down! The waiter on shift would not offer assistance to clear the table and straight up ignored us. We ordered food on the app (only positive thing about this trip) which came quickly...More

1  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here this morning for breakfast, we ordered on the app and our drinks took 20 minutes to come, the young lad working on the bar was apologetic as it was only him working on a busy Saturday morning with a full restaurant. The food...More

1  Thank Coral1548
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Took 15 minutes in a que to order food, recieved the food cold, kitshen staff swearing in the dining room, waitress hanging out with friends and leaving tables dirty, then laughs when told food is cold.

1  Thank Essy W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Failure from the start here,after 15 mins wait at the bar. Ordering meals to be told NO 8oz steaks. so picked a different meal. When these arrive, both cold (really amused by this) When caught the table server & mentioned, we just got a smirk...More

1  Thank Neil W
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Do some good cheap offers but the prices have gone up. with new menu. Always seems busy with people eating

Thank Andrew M
Pub_Manager_2718, Manager at The Miles Thompson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times an it it what it is. Good for a cheap quick meal. The bar staff are always cheerful even when they are obviously short staffed. The wiring staff are always busy and definately earn their wages. Keep up the...More

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Pub_Manager_2718, Manager at The Miles Thompson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. We will look forward to seeing you again soon

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2 March 2017|
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Response from sweet-experience-uk | Reviewed this property |
Hi Thanks for that, we did think it was a bit of an odd queuing system. Perhaps it's just the locals way of annoying the tourists! Would love to see someone try to start a queue like that here in Blackpool though, they would... More
14 October 2015|
Response from Pub_Manager_2718 | Property representative |
Hi As we are in the lake district access to an airport is very limited. You would be better getting a train direct from manchester to oxenholme lake district which is a 5 minute taxi ride from the town centre. I hope this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Council Offices Allhallows Lane, Kendal LA9 4JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 815710
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