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The Woolpack Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
| Holmrook, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TH‎, England
+44 19467 23230
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (60 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
| Holmrook, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TH‎, England
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1 - 10 of 275 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was quiet when we visited with only a few customers around. There were 3 staff on but it took forever to get a drink and even longer to get a second. God only knows where they were hiding! Clearly not their place. No...More

Thank Steve2826
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren't impressed with the vast amount of tables and chairs crammed into every space (made all the more obvious due to the emptiness, despite it being a warm Friday evening). We weren't sure who they are catering fir but tapas, pizzas and burgers are...More

Thank GuinnessandChips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in after a walk with my elderly father expecting a tourist trap and poor food but couldn't have been more wrong. Excellent selection of good beers, wines and ciders and well priced, well cooked food. Bar staff so helpful and friendly. Highly recommended and...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in here with a friend for some lunch on a Sunday. Menu said to order at the bar so to the bar we went. 2 staff serving 4 people waiting, well should say 1 serving as the other one was more interested in watching...More

Thank 649mikey649
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our pizzas this evening. The bases were thin and crispy, toppings generous and tasty. We shared a portion of calamares to start and they were delicious too. Highly recommend this pub.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Having driven around the local passes, it was a huge relief to find The Woolpack Inn, just when we were in need of a break. We only needed a nice cup of coffee, which arrived without any delay. The place is obviously a very popular...More

Thank DavidGloucestershire
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Relaxed, informal bar & cafe. Nice food. Reasonably good value for money. Start/finish for some nice walks in Eskdale.

Thank Shaun P
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I am torn between giving a 4 or a 5. So have plumped for a 5. Mainly because all the family enjoyed the food. Ages ranging from 20 months to 69 years. Portion sizes varied, not entirely sure some of the tapas was value for...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We visited here when camping at a local campsite. Fantastic menu and food - with loads of gluten free options. I had a gluten free pizza which was amazing. Fast service and friendly staff - thank you!

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great family meal here. They accommodated 22 of us and a dog. Fab food and very reasonably priced.

Thank anniehubbard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Holmrook, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TH‎, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eskdale  >  Boot
  • Phone Number: +44 19467 23230
Description
On a small road between the Boot Inn and Hardknot pass.
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