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Ring O' Bells

37-39 Kirkland
Kendal
LA9 5AF

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Opening Times

15:00-23:00 Mon-Thu
12:00-00:00 Fri-Sat
12:00-23:00 Sun

Meal Times

16:00 - 21:00 Mon - Fri
12:00 - 20:00 Sat
12:00 - 20:00 Sun

About the Pub

**STOP PRESS ** GREAT NEWS **

Re-opened with new tenant November 21st 2021

A basic old town pub beside the Parish Church near the river Kent that is appreciated for nurturing its beer-loving community of regulars and tourists. Something of a time warp, visitors enjoy the real fire while engaging with local characters and their dogs. Up to six cask beers and a few keg lines. Weekly quiz in winter and occasional live music.

From July 2022 serving homemade food every day.

Historic Interest

Built 1741 for Thomas Barker, church sexton and one of a handful of remaining pubs in England to be built on consecrated land. Has three rooms, including a tiny snug. The central lobby still has its off-sales hatch and a piece of Victorian bench seating in the bar room. There was a small draught screen affixed to the counter which was removed about 30 years ago. The bar walls are half panelled. The snug has a partition wall on the bar side, an old hatch, old half panelled walls. On the external windows in the lounge bar are various inscriptions - one is dated 1824.

Regular ales

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Changing ales

This pub serves 6 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Avid --varies--
  • Bowness Bay --varies--
  • Donkeystone --varies--
  • Eden Mill --varies--
  • Farm Yard --varies--
  • Gan Yam --varies--
  • Handsome --varies--
  • Lancaster --varies--
  • Pictish --varies--
  • Twisted Wheel --varies--

Regularly changing selection from local Cumbrian and north Lancashire breweries.

The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes the following rare beer styles:

  • Strong IPA

Source: Local

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Bowness Bay, Gan Yam, Lancaster,.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub
  • RealHeritagePub Historic Pub Interior

    Regionally Historic Pub Interior

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Sunday roast.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Small menu with traditional favourites.

  • Garden Garden

    Tables at front and side.

  • Parking Parking

    Public car park adjacent at church.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Treats for good dogs that stay on the floor!

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Weekly quiz on Thursdays in winter.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Lounge bar can be privately used.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Some Saturday nights. Open mic every Monday night.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

    Free to customers.

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Ring O' Bells

37-39 Kirkland
Kendal
LA9 5AF

Sat Nav Reference

54.322346, -2.745416

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (100m)

Stagecoach: 41; 41A, 46, 555, X6

Bus stop over the road.

Closest Station (1340m)

Kendal

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Ring O' Bells and Kendal Parish Church

Ring O' Bells

37-39 Kirkland
Kendal
LA9 5AF

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Historic Pub Interior
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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