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Perfect place for a tea break on a cycling trip!

I came across the High Cross Inn on a cycle ride in the lake district. I had an excellent tea and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Good food and welcoming owners

We ate at High Cross for lunch. The food was cooked fresh and we were advised of this when we... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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High Cross Brow, Broughton in Furness LA20 6ES, England
+44 1229 716272
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I came across the High Cross Inn on a cycle ride in the lake district. I had an excellent tea and scone, freshly made and nicely presented. The service was outstanding and I was nicely offered to dry my clothes for a while on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We ate at High Cross for lunch. The food was cooked fresh and we were advised of this when we ordered, however we did not wait long. We had a lovely chat with the lady owner who was really lovely, honest and welcoming and put...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GeordieApril
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Warm welcome at the High Cross, we had afternoon snack which was very tasty, especially the mushroom soup. The view from the main restaurant out down the Duddon is breathtaking. Great chating with hosts Steve and Bella.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a cold wet Saturday afternoon and were warmly welcomed into the cosy cafe-bar by Stephen and Bella. We had an excellent farmhouse tea of sandwiches and scones and stayed in one if the newly refurbished ensuite rooms. Prior to retiring to our...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Petrina M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across the High Cross Inn on our way to climb Scarfell Pike. It was a godsend as we knew we needed a lot of energy to climb the mountain. The lady running it was extremely friendly, very helpful with good local knowledge. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my family plus two dogs came here for Sunday lunch, we had booked a table and were served very promptly. A few of us decided to go for a smaller portion which was actually still quite large! Beef was amazing quality and seasonal...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rebekahg149
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent Sunday roast dinner, Pork and all the trimmers were beautiful enjoyed by all the whole family. The food was all beautifully presented and obviously cooked from scratch and fresh!! Host was very friendly and offering many suggestions of things to do in the local...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped into the cafe on the way to Coniston and had a lovely cream tea. Very friendly staff. Very good cookies as well! New management have done well. Even accidentally left my wallet behind and they went so far as to contact me directly straight...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Aina F
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

A loverly warm an friendly run Inn. Breakfast was very good. Nice touch the tomartoes came on the vine. All freshly cookd. Bed Rooms cosy and warm an clean. Shower/toilet a bit tight an a high step up. Bar an eating area very cosy an...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Josie-amme
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

This pub is just outside Broughton village; recently under new management, we stopped here for a pint at the end of our walk to Gt Stickle. Warm welcome, open fire, good pint and compelling menu; Worth a visit!

Date of experience: January 2016
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