There are warm and welcoming tea shops and coffee shops, where the emphasis is on local ingredients and homemade fare. Some of them have their own bakeries, so the cakes and bread couldn’t be fresher, and also offer bistro nights, often with live entertainment.
Don’t miss the pubs either – the majority of which are dog-friendly. From the liveliest of nights out, to a quiet pint, Cockermouth has a great range, many of them serving food too. Their menus range from bar snacks or proper hearty pub grub, to something more contemporary. The one thing they all have in common is a great range of beers, many of them brewed locally in Cumbria.
Recently under new ownership, Hunters Bar is adding more nightlife to Cockermouth with Quiz Nights every Wednesday, comfortable seating and music and dancing til late every weekend. With regular live music acts and the friendliest of staff, you are sure to enjoy your visit.
Situated on Main Street The Fletcher Christian offers a wide range of beers, wines and spirits, with selected deals on bottles.
Bar downstairs serving real ales, ciders, lagers, wine and spirits. Large sun terraced beer garden to the rear. Dogs welcome downstairs and the beer garden.
The Black Bull is a family run pub in the heart of Cockermouth. It is a great community gathering place where our locals come together to share a beverage.
A traditional pub that’s nearly two hundred years old…the Bush has survived floods, wars, pandemics and more so why not join us at The Bush and jump right in.
Originally an 18th Century Lakeland farm house, the Embleton Spa Hotel is a relaxed, informal hotel with delightful en-suite rooms, suites and apartments. Each room and apartment is individually designed to offer unique character and charm, and finished to the highest standards.
Located in the picturesque Lorton Valley, Cockermouth, Hundith Hill is a beautiful Country House Hotel, offering stunning views of the Cumbrian countryside and fells.
Here at Shill’s of Cockermouth we’re all about good food and great wine. Our menus showcase our love for fine food no matter what time of day.
Tucked away on Kirkgate, The Swan Inn is a traditional pub where Joe, Jim and the team are sure to give you and your four-legged friend a warm welcome.
In partnership with Tractor Shed Brewing, we are a producer of modern and innovative styles of craft beer which we sell across the county of Cumbria.
The Trout Hotel is idyllically set by the peaceful riverside in the Georgian town of Cockermouth, the perfect base for exploring the Northern Lake District with an array of scenic walks and premier visitor attractions on its door step.