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Temple Sowerby House Hotel & Restaurant

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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Boldly modern cooking overlooking the garden in Eden

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At a glance

Tasting menu
Private dining
Wines by the glass

Temple Sowerby is a smart family-run country hotel where the kitchen specialises in a boldly modern style with plenty of European influence. To start, try the imaginative flavours of the soy and ginger-cured salmon with coconut and jasmine rice, avocado and coriander sorbet, pickled lime and sesame nori. Follow up with the flavoursome poached and seared breast of Cumbrian chicken, confit leg, bacon toastie, leek and potato velouté in a truffled chicken jelly reduction. Finish with a well-executed spiced Bramley apple and oat slice, real apple parfait, yogurt sorbet and burnt apple marshmallow or, depending on the time of year, a hot toddy winter dessert.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 8 days at Christmas
  • Closed for lunch: all week
  • Dinner served from: 7
  • Dinner served until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Jack Bradley

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: Modern British
  • Vegetarian dishes available
  • Wines under £30: 30
  • Wines over £30: 10
  • Wines by the glass: 7

Price guide

  • 2-course dinner from: 35
  • 3-course dinner from: 45
  • Tasting menu from: 60
  • Credit cards accepted

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats: 24
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 24
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats: 24
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 24

Getting here

7 miles from M6 junction 40, midway between Penrith and Appleby, in village centre

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Penrith
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