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Brook House Inn and Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Boot, Eskdale, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TG, England
+44 19467 23288
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Boot, Eskdale, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TG, England
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1 - 10 of 354 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brook House Inn is a fairly traditional pub which offers dining in the bar area, a 'snug' and a restaurant area. Dogs are allowed in the bar but nowhere else. It is in a fairly isolated location but is a good place to stop for...More

Thank LichfieldBoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here this week while staying locally? The food was very well cooked and extremely tasty! I especially loaded the choice of vegetarian dishes! My husband loved the Haddock!

Thank RLQB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here two nights in succession and had entirely different experiences: A Friday evening in September, busy pub, great atmosphere, friendly staff, varied menu, good service, great food and generous portions. The next evening, Saturday - different staff who were not so friendly, very...More

Thank GuinnessandChips
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We visited a few weeks ago with our 2 young children. The service was alright, the food was lovely, the menu extensive and the children enjoyed their meals too. As we were early in the evening there seemed to be lots of staff around but...More

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 evenings here. Food was fabulous and staff very attentive and accommodating! Good value for money.

1  Thank sarahsharpe69
Reviewed 7 August 2018

After experiencing an awful meal at a near by pub, we decided to pop along here to see if it was any better. IT WAS ABSOLUTELY 100% BETTER. We had a lovely young girl serve us and the food was amazing. I would defiantly be...More

3  Thank Jay L
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed nearby in the chalets about a 10 minute walk away and visited on numerous occasions during our stay. We had a meal on the Saturday and did the quiz on the Sunday ( we lost by 1 point, my fault, should have listened to...More

2  Thank dom b
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Very little to complain about other than the price. The food was nice and good portions. The price slightly higher than you'd pay elsewhere in the county but this is reflective of the isolated location and little places to eat. No real complaints. Decent selection...More

2  Thank Reece W
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly and welcoming. The place was comfortable, clean and pleasant. They had a good selection of interesting gins and tonics. Perfectly located near the Dalegarth stop of the R&E train. It’s a shame there wasn’t a later train back towards Ravenglass!

2  Thank amxsunshine
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Good range of beer and drinks. Pork scratchings come in the smallest packet known to man. Not the cheapest pub in the area Pint of beer, bottle of Bulmers, packet of crisps and pork scratchings was nearly £9.00.

2  Thank Joseph P
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Leonie S
12 July 2018|
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Response from Kathy H | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer that either. I suggest contacting them directly.
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Gorjas
5 July 2018|
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Response from Gaby X | Reviewed this property |
I saw dogs in there when I visited earlier in the year.
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Sophianrob
18 November 2017|
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Response from Amanda L | Reviewed this property |
hi, you would need to contact the hotel directly for the answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boot, Eskdale, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eskdale  >  Boot
  • Phone Number: +44 19467 23288
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Description
Our imaginative menu, including vegetarian options and scrumptious puddings, is complemented by blackboard specials and a varied wine list. Delicious home-made food is available all day. Dining in our restaurant, bar or snug is always a pleasure. We serve real ales, treated on their journey from barrel to bar with tender loving care. These include Cumbria Legendary Ales Langdale, Hawkshead and a range of guest beers from Local Brewers such as Yates, Barngates and Ennerdale. We also have beers from many others brewers around the Country.Brook House Inn is one of the 3 hosts of the Boot Beer Festival, Boot Beer Festival is held in June every year and is one of the biggest beer festivals in the Lake District. Don't forget we also have 180 Malt Whiskies to try!
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