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Ideal pub lunch

We were walking I the valley and called in for lunch. The local (Hall's) Cumberland sausage with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tom H
Pickering, United Kingdom
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Great All Round

Very nice atmosphere pub, great food, great service. We stayed overnight, the room was really... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Boot Inn, Boot, Eskdale CA19 1TG, England
+44 19467 23224
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All reviews the pub great food short break scones friendly service warm welcome down the road pie home made stayed here lovely old pub range of real ales outdoor area roaring fire fantastic views well worth the effort ravenglass railway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking I the valley and called in for lunch. The local (Hall's) Cumberland sausage with mash, cabbage & onion gravy was well cooked and well presented. There is a good choice of beer and the open fire was appreciated

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere pub, great food, great service. We stayed overnight, the room was really comfortable, great design. Look forward to our next stay.

Thank TA2345
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Iron Maiden Trooper ales. Awesome. Really welcoming staff and warm interior. Loved it. Would go again.

Thank Graham F
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and atmosphere. We have been going to the Boot Inn for years now and it has been up and down but the current owners have got the atmosphere just right! It’s relaxed with good food and great service. Vegetarian green curry was a...More

1  Thank SuJayne
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on a wednesday , the pub was busy but were served our food in really good time - both outdoor and indoor seating dog friendly The beer and the food was good and the staff excellent As well as road can e reached...More

1  Thank John E
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Visited as a family of 2 adults and one 8 year old. To start, this pub is in idyllic surroundings, made all the better by the good weather on the day of our visit. We sat outside and enjoyed dinner in the sun. Menu was...More

1  Thank Alexander W
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed in eskdale there was around 3 pubs in walking distance but this was the best in the area. Great food and drink friendly staff. Dog friendly.

Thank Thud1310
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Arrived 8.30pm on a Friday got fed and watered, nice steak and ale pie. Room was comfortable and slept reasonably well however there was a continuous noise sounding like a fan running which made it difficult to drop off asleep. Finally did and slept ok....More

Thank Boogs1971
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Boot Inn one night after 11 hours hiking. We came in late and were met by friendly and helpful staff and the best chicken curry ever. The room was spacious and the bathroom was like heaven after a very long day....More

Thank Julia L
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Stayed here with our walking group for two nights. Clean rooms, great food, excellent staff. Would stay here again

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