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The Cavendish Arms

CARTMEL, LA11 6QA

A babbling stream flows past the tree-lined garden of this 450-year-old coaching inn situated within Cartmel's village walls, its longest-surviving hostelry. Many traces of its history remain, from the mounting block outside the main door to the bar itself, which was once the stables. Low, oak-beamed ceilings, uneven floors, antique furniture and an open fire create a traditional, cosy atmosphere, and outside. As well as Cumbrian ales, the food owes much to its local origins. The menu changes every six weeks, listing lunchtime sandwiches and starters such as mixed game pâté. Then move on to oven-baked fillet of hake or tagliatelle primavera. Desserts include banoffee crunch sundae and blackcurrant fool. The owners have teamed up with a local company that offers carriage tours of the village. This popular area is ideal for walking, horse riding, and visiting Lake Windermere.

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Tel: 015395 36240
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Principal beers

Caledonian Golden XPA, Cumberland Corby Ale, Theakston, Guest ales

Open

All day all week
9am-11pm

Closed

25 Dec

Facilities

Children welcome.
Garden.
Dog friendly.
Coach parties catered.

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M6 junct 36, A590 signed Barrow-in-Furness. Cartmel signed. In village take 1st right

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