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Open from May 17th

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Derby Arms Hotel

LA11 6RH

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 2, 6 - 9 Mon - Fri
12 - 9 Sat
12 - 8 Sun

About the Pub

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Reopened by the Witherslack community land trust this local hub includes a community shop. A large room with open fires is entered from the front door, with dining spaces in adjoining rooms and a snug with games room at the rear. The eclectic furniture is in the style of a faded stately home. A popular stop for cyclists and walkers to enjoy hearty local food and good company. Six pumps feature a great selection of well-kept local and regional ales - every one a joy to drink!

An outstanding local village pub on every level. Westmorland Pub of the Season Spring 2019.

CAMRA Accredited for serving consistently well-kept real ales.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Bowness Bay Swan Blonde
  • Cumbrian Ales Loweswater Gold
  • Hawkshead Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Bradfield --varies--
  • Cross Bay --varies--
  • Dent --varies--
  • Ennerdale Craft --varies--
  • Fell --varies--
  • Keswick --varies--
  • Kirkby Lonsdale --varies--
  • Lancaster --varies--
  • Pennine --varies--
  • Salamander --varies--
  • Saltaire --varies--
  • Slater's --varies--

Mostly local, mostly traditional styles with some modern.

Source: Regional

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Derby Arms Hotel, Witherslack


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10% off real ales with membership card.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Bowness Bay, Fell, Cross Bay, Kirkby Lonsdale, Stringers.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    Ramp available for entrance door.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Set lunch and Sunday roast.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Good pub grub and Pie of the Week.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    On pub front and at sunny carpark corner.

  • Parking Parking

    Large adjacent area.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Also in bedrooms but not in beds!

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Boxes of games.

  • Accommodation Accommodation

    Ensuite doubles. Secure cycle store.

  • Events Events

    Monthly quiz night.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    For up to 25

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Separate room with pool table.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Fortnightly bands see facebook.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Tables at the front.

  • WiFi Wifi


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Derby Arms Hotel

LA11 6RH

Sat Nav Reference

54.239528, -2.858636


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Stagecoach: X6 (Bus stop on A590Local)

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