Our Winter Menu Arrives at the Bistro

Pastrami at the Pheasant

The clocks have gone back, signalling the end of Summertime - but with the end of Summer comes our exciting new Winter menu! Here at the bistro, we’ve added some scrumptious seasonal dishes to our bill of fare that are sure to get you warm and full as the cold weather sets in.


Remember, remember the fifth of November…

Lake District Afternoon Tea

Bonfire Night - for some, a night to enjoy a spectacular fire show, tasty food and admire the twinkles.  For others, loud, noisy and not at all enjoyable.  Here at The Pheasant, we’re offering guests a hideaway from the Guy Fawkes celebrations and instead, a cosy night curled up in front of the roaring fire with a warming tipple, far from the bangs and crackles of fireworks. 


Spooky Happenings in the Lakes this Halloween…

Muncaster Castle

It's October and it's officially Autumn. The nights are starting to draw in, the days are beginning to get crisper and the Lake District is about to get spooky! If you're planning a visit to the Lakes for the haunting Halloween weekend, there are a huge range of events that are sure to thrill your spooky side. We've carefully hand-selected a few of our favourites...


Giving you the perfect reason to indulge and truly relax…

We're well into the throes of Autumn, enjoying the beautiful colours of our changing Lakeland scenery, but before long it will be time to batten down the hatches for the hardy Winter months ahead.

Throughout which, we're offering a peaceful and relaxing break full of delicious food, roaring fires and cosy rooms for you to enjoy. Nestled below the fells and just a stone's throw away from the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake we're in an idyllic spot to enjoy the frost underfoot, the gorgeous views and the crisp air - all making for a perfect day in the Lake District.


The food-lover’s dream - Visit us during the Taste Cumbria Festival, Cockermouth

If, like us, you enjoy all things foodie, you'll love this one. For the eighth year running, Taste Cumbria is returning to Cockermouth this September to treat us all to mouthwatering meals and scrumptious puddings. The two day event, organised for the weekend of the 23-24 September, has quickly become Cumbria's biggest and best food festival. What better place to stay for the festival than The Pheasant Inn!?


Our New Summer Menu at the Bistro

The Bistro at The Pheasant Bassenthwaite

The new Summer menu has arrived at our family-friendly Bistro and is packed full of delicious, mouth-watering dishes. While our new menu features lots of new additions, we've also kept a hold of some of our most popular dishes including Fish & Chips, Twice-Baked Local Cheese Soufflé and our scrumptious Confit of Duck.

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The Pheasant Inn
Bassenthwaite Lake
CA13 9YE

Tel: +44 (0) 17687 76234
Email: reception@the-pheasant.co.uk

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