a proper lakeland pub

Wainwrights' Inn

real ales, hearty food & open fires

Local ales and hearty home-cooked food is what makes Wainwrights’ Inn so popular with locals and guests alike. Located just a short walk up the road from the Langdale Estate, Wainwrights’ Inn offers a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy a true Lakeland pub experience.

Opening Times

Drinks – 12noon to 11pm

Food – 12noon to 4pm / 5pm to 9.30pm

(Wainwrights’ Inn does not take table bookings, they are allocated on a first come, first served basis.)

Earn a FREE Pint of Fell Walker Pale Ale

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Wainwrights’ has teamed up with our good friends from Bowness Bay Brewing, to offer you an exciting challenge.

Wainwrights' Inn Lunch Menu

Available 12noon to 4pm


Served on white or whole meal roll with dressed salad garnish

Ham piccalilli, baby gem lettuce … £9.50 

Prawn marie rose … £10

Hummus, roasted vegetables, rocket (v) … £8.50

Fish Finger sandwich, tartar sauce, mushy peas … £10.50


Served on white baguette with dressed salad garnish

Chicken, bacon, cheese, BBQ sauce … £10.50

Tuna & Cheese … £10

Roasted vegetables, mozzarella, pesto (v) … £9.50

Jacket Potato

Served with a dressed side salad

Tuna mayonnaise … £9.50

Prawn, marie rose … £10.50

Cheese & beans … £9


Chocolate brownie, vanilla ice cream … £7.50

Traditional Sunday Roast

Roasted topside of beef, served with roast potatoes, mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cauliflower cheese, rich gravy, topped with a Yorkshire pudding … £17

Wainwrights' Inn Menu

Available 12noon to 4pm & 5pm to 9pm


Soup of the day … £6.50

Prawn cocktail, brown bread & butter … £10.50

Chicken liver pate, red onion marmalade, toasted sour dough … £9.50

Southern fried chicken goujons, salad garnish, sweet chilli mayo … £9.50

Nachos, melted cheese, sour cream, salsa, jalapeños (v) … £8


Chunky Chips … £4

Fries … £4

Side salad (v) … £4

Onion rings … £4

Garlic bread … £4.95 (V)

+ cheese … £1 extra

Main Courses

Cumbrian lamb henry, mash, veg gravy … £26

Fish & Chips – haddock, chunky chips, tartar sauce, mushy peas … £18

Cumbrian steak in an ale & mushroom pie, chips, vegetables, gravy … £20

Chilli con carne, nachos, salsa, sour cream, jalapeños … £17.95

Cumberland hot dog, fried onions, mustard mayo, crispy fries … £17.50

10oz gammon steak, egg, pineapple, peas, chunky chips … £17.95

Cumberland sausage, mash, onion rings, gravy … £18

3 bean chilli, rice, nachos, salsa, sour cream, jalapeños (ve) … £17.50

Vegetable lasagne, salad, garlic bread (v) … £16.95

Sweet potato & spinach curry, rice, naan bread (v) … £17.95


7oz Cumbrian beef burger, cheese, bacon, tomato baby gem, relish brioche bun, crispy fries … £19.50

Cumbrian lamb & mint burger, baby gem, tomato, minty mayo, brioche bun, crispy fries … £19.50

Falafel burger, brioche, baby gem, tomato, salsa, crispy fries (ve)  … £18.00


Sticky toffee pudding ,caramel, honey & fudge ice cream … £9

Toffee apple crumble & custard … £9

Chocolate brownie, vanilla ice cream … £7.50

Buttermilk waffle ,popcorn ice cream, caramelised banana … £7.50

Selection of local ice creams …£2.50 per scoop

quiz night

Feeling clever?

If it’s Wednesday and you’re feeling clever, join us for our Quiz Night at 9pm.

It’s free to enter, and the winning team (max 6 people per team) will win a £30 Wainwrights’ Inn Voucher! 

(Donations will be taken throughout the quiz for local charities, so bring some cash too if you’d like to donate.)

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