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The Thin White Duke

Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
+44 1228 402334
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (61 reviews)
“flat iron steak” (21 reviews)
“halloumi” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Sunday evening, had one of the downstairs cellar rooms to ourselves, drink and food service was good. Had a variety of starters and burgers, all good with excellent thick chips. The dessert from the daily specials menu was particularly good. We tried...More

Thank BigAlCumbria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and drink is always great. Today was made even better as it was Mother’s Day and I was accompanied by my 2 eldest children for an afternoon of eating drinking and shopping! We had the bread and olives to start with (plus expresso...More

Thank babsfab1972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out for the day with another couple who recommended the thin white duke. It was a lovely meal we were seated in what would look like a cellar the waitress put on a fan heater without being asked. Staff were lovely and the food was...More

1  Thank allyh65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After an afternoon of Excellent but stressful NHS treatment for my wife she needed a Treat.5 pm arrival a few nice tables available we picked one with a street view.Nice attentive staff soon took our order.Beef Panang curry for me Chicken in a basket for...More

Thank blackarrowthree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got the best burgers in Carlisle. Food and service always excellent. Good vibrant atmosphere and good selection of drinks available. Lovely place for an early dinner or even for lunch. Kid friendly during the day too.

Thank HodKirkbride2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a stopover on the way to Perth for valentines break,lived up to its reviews great ambience and the food was delicious.i had a brilliant flat iron steak and Lesley had the chicken in a basket,will visit again

Thank 66Mike66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was in for luch today, it was cold radiators not on and the service was awful, waited ages for our drinks to come. The food was disappointing my brt had to look hard for any bacon. Had to go looking at the bar for drinks...More

Thank Jackie A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always busy. Food is consistently good for the price.The seating is comfortable and downstairs in the cellar the surroundings are particularly interesting. Great for meeting friends for a quick bite.

Thank miggypup
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great food, service and ambience. Had lunch with 2 friends on a Saturday lunchtime. Would highly recommend!

Thank bem127
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I was only in Carlisle for one night as I had a meeting there the following day. After traveling for over 4 hours I was happy to get changed at the hotel and stretch my legs. After having a wonder I noticed The Thin White...More

Thank Adam T
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Response from madandyb1976 | Reviewed this property |
No - they're open all day.
13 July 2016|
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Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if it is. It was evening time we went and there was no sign of any families. Sorry I can't help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Devonshire Street, Carlisle CA3 8LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 402334
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