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The General Burgoyne

) #17 of 59 Restaurants in Ulverston $$ - $$$ , British,
Church Road | Great Urswick, Ulverston LA12 0SZ, England
+44 1229 586394
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (24 reviews)
“sunday roast” (15 reviews)
“pudding” (13 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Church Road | Great Urswick, Ulverston LA12 0SZ, England
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1 - 10 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined at the General early doors on with the kids early evening on a Friday night, so it was quite quiet. They do an early bird menu up until 7pm, with a selection of dishes off the regular mains menu for £8. We had...More

Thank COYBL25
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

A great 'local Pub' for a Friday night drink & meal with family or friends. Choice of 'Bar Meal' type seating or dinning room type seating in the Conservatory. Good choice of food and beverages, with attentive staff. Always worth a visit - check the...More

Thank Esp_Travell
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This is the second time we have visited. The first was great. This time not so. Waited 25 minutes for some drinks, of which one was wrong. The food however was good. My only real gripe apart for the wait is the use of furniture...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I took my elderly parents for dinner and the staff were really lovely. We all enjoyed our meals. Mum had an enormous pice of Gamman that she said just melted in her mouth.

Thank pattzi
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

First visit here. Great communication beforehand. Had requested table by a tv for the rugby and wheelchair accessible. The guy serving was very friendly and helpful. Food was beautiful and large portions. Really nice ambience. Will def return again. Was very busy. Lad did appear...More

Thank Centerparc
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch today. Mussels, gammon, cumberland sausage, scampi and ribs. Good value for good quality food. We will certainly go back.

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

4 of us visited recently and unfortunately this will be our last visit. We have been several times over the past few years but each time the experience has lacked in some way. This time there were too many disappointments to justify another visit. We...More

1  Thank Matt V
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely little country pub real fires cosy three roomed venue county food friendly atmosphere food all home made with a good wine list and selection ales caters for young and old outside beer garden and smoking area and good disabled axcess

Thank gilly599
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Staff excellent and always obligine. Food of a good standard with healthy portion sizes! Can recommend if looking for a traditional pub atmosphere and excellent food.

Thank kathleen d
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Lovely local pub great staff, lovely meals.looking forward to Christmas Day 2017 here. Support the village pubs

Thank carolinesmith1969
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Road | Great Urswick, Ulverston LA12 0SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 586394
  • E-mail
Description
We are an old style Country Pub based in the village of Urswick, nearby to Ulverston, Dalton and Barrow. We offer a friendly atmosphere with a fully stocked bar. For those wanting to dine we offer a pub classics menu with an edge, some items include Cajun Chicken, Steaks, Gammon, Lasagne, Sausage, Burgers, Stir Frys and Homemade Pies. The venue also offers an early bird menu served Wed - Sat between 5pm and 6pm. We are dog friendly in the bar area and welcome families into the establishment. The pub also has BT sport, pool table and dart board as well as several board games and cards available to add to the family experience
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