Five pubs – five miles from Kendal

Five great pubs within a few miles of Kendal.

 7812-lThe Station Inn at Oxenholme’s opening times for food is Monday to Friday 12 to 2.30pm and 5pm to 9pm, Saturday & Sunday 12 to 9pm. The pub opens 11.30am to 11pm every day.

One of their most popular dishes is homemade ‘Steak n Blond Witch Ale Pie’ and customers love ‘Fish n Chunky Chips’ or home-made ‘Creamy Lasagne’ with Monty’s revenge garlic bread. Hard to choose the best.

Booking a table on Friday & Saturday nights and on Sundays is recommended but other than that it’s okay to just turn up.

Directions from Ashes Caravan Park to the Station Inn at Oxenholme are available in our welcome pack. The Station is dog friendly with dog bowls & even treats to buy for your pet. There is no size limit on motorhomes in their carpark.

download (1)At the Crooklands Hotel near Kendal only the finest local ingredients are used to prepare extremely delicious dishes like tasty ‘Lancashire Chicken’ – breast of chicken stuffed with Lancashire cheese, sun-blushed tomatoes, encased in bacon and served with a red wine jus or delicious ‘Beer-battered Haddock’ with chunky chips & mushy peas. Try something from their weekly specials board – there is really something to suit everyone’s taste.

The pub is open from 11am till 11pm daily, lunch served from 12pm-2pm, light snacks and sandwiches 2pm -5.30pm and then dinner from 6pm-9pm you can either eat in the bar or dine in the restaurant.

Booking a table is advisable especially at the weekend as they are very busy, however if you are passing just pop in and they will do their very best to accommodate you.

Dogs are not accepted indoors however they have a beer garden to the front and a rear patio terrace where dogs are more than welcome. Ample size car park catering for up to 120 cars

d7b0f1e5-db82-4cda-9bf2-9b8573eb2161Alexanders ‘The Pub’ at Castle Green in Kendal “serves some of the finest pub food in the Lake District”. Popular for Sunday lunch with 3 courses @ £18.50 or maybe a tasty hot baguette filled with sausage and onion marmalade with a side of chips.

Pet dogs are not welcome inside the hotel.


punch_bowl_barrows_green_3The Punch Bowl at Barrows Green near Kendal serves “a decent home-cooked meal that fills your belly without emptying your pockets“. It is a proper Lakeland pub, proud to serve proper pub food, in decent portions.

Great choice with a daily specials board & if you have room for a pudding they look good too.

As well as tasty food & good ale they have pool, darts & doms, weekly quiz nights, folk club & regular VW club meets.

Dogs are welcome in the front part of the bar.!the-restaurant/c1yrv


imagesThe Hare & Hounds at Levens near Kendal has a great choice of home-made pizzas & burgers as well as regular pub grub. The original and the best pizzas – ‘All made in our kitchen and rolled to order. A Pizza as it is meant to be – fresh, thin and generously topped’. Homemade burgers come served with baby gem, tomato & mayo, chips & homemade coleslaw on the side

Dogs are welcome & it’s best to book at busy times.