Eating Out
Queens Head, Tirril
Traditional English Inn, flagstone floors, oak beams and award-winning real fires, describes the Queens Head Inn. Food served is of a high standard with a traditional pub food menu and a classic restaurant menu served daily.
Gate Inn, Yanwath
This delightful 17th Century Inn built in 1683 takes its name from its original function as a ‘toll gate’ for people travelling east or west, north or south. With a growing reputation for fabulous food, a beautiful garden and outside seating the Gate Inn is a place you will want to return to again and again.
Cafe St. Oswalds, Penrith
Whether you are food shopping in the Food Hall, or just need to recharge your batteries, Café Oswald’s provides the perfect setting for a relaxing and indulgent break. The light and airy first floor restaurant serves up a Cumbrian inspired menu using Cranstons delicious fresh local produce.
Punchbowl Inn, Askham
Dominated by its spacious and traditional bar with open fires and original timber ceiling the Punchbowl Inn offers fresh, local food coupled with a fine selection of real ales, wines and spirits.
The Sun, Pooley Bridge
The Sun Inn Pooley Bridge is a family run, Lake District pub with modern hotel accommodation serving fantastic food and award winning ales. With cosy fireplace, large beer garden and children’s play area, The Sun Inn is family-friendly, dog-friendly and one of the most cheery, places to eat and stay in The Lakes. We look forward to welcoming you to eat and stay with us and enjoy the beautiful surrounds that Pooley Bridge, Ullswater and The Lake District has to offer.
Shap Chippy
Shap Chippy is located in the heart of Shap on the A6 ( just two minutes from Jct 39 of the M6). We recommend booking ahead for a table in our modern, warm and welcoming restaurant area to make sure you can experience the excellent customer service delivered by our staff during their table service.
Granny Dowbekins, Pooley Bridge
Granny Dowbekin's is a traditional English tearoom and tea garden at the Northern tip of Ullswater and by the River Eamont. Breakfast, main meals and homemade cakes and scones are served all day. 
Larch Cottage Nurseries, Melkinthorpe
Larch Cottage Nurseries is an independent family business established in 1985. Committed to horticultural excellence and offering what we hope is a unique and inspirational experience to those who visit we strive continually to be the best we can.
Askham Hall Café & Gardens
Take a stroll through our beautiful gardens of Askham Hall with views of the River Lowther, visit our animals and enjoy something delicious in our Kitchen Garden Café. We grow and rear much of our own produce for our restaurant, cafe, wedding barn and sister pub.