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Penton Bridge


Bridge Inn Penton Accommodation

The Bridge Inn, Penton

The Bridge Inn is the real “Local”, with a very relaxed evening atmosphere. Open from 5:30pm every evening. Excellent food using the best of local produce  and “specials” nights. Best to book for meals. Guest real ales on tap.

Tel: 01228 577041



The Sportsman Restaurant, Scotch Dyke, A7 north of Longtown – ‘last hotel in England’. O1228 791325


The Graham Arms, Longtown – decent bar food and evening menu. http://www.grahamarms.com/


Gallo Rosso, Eastern edge of Carlisle (9 miles). A well regarded Italian restaurant 01228 526037


The Sycamore Tree Café, Bridge Street, Longtown, Tel 01228 791919. Evening opening on Fridays and Saturdays, 6pm to 9pm. Bookings preferred


Longtown also has takeaway fish and chips at The Border Cod, a pizza shop, take away Bangladeshi and takeaway Chinese, and The Gretna Bakery for sitting down.




In addition to the Bridge Inn (above), Local entertainment revolves around  Nicholforest Village Hall, 4 miles up the road. Various evening entertainment is put on, though less so in the summer. Cheap Beer !


 The Buccleuch Centre at Langholm (9 miles) is the premiere music      and arts venue in the area and offers weekly entertainment, including       comedy, drama, film, dance and all kinds of music!. For forthcoming       events see http://www.buccleuchcentre.com/


  The Sands Centre:  Carlisle City Councils  main entertainment venue   offering a variety of theatrical, music and comedy events.




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