Restaurant Evening Menu

Fantastic food, relaxed atmosphere and beautiful views

The bar and bistro restaurant at Embleton Spa Hotel offer relaxed drinking and dining in a friendly atmosphere. We source meat, fish and vegetables from local producers and suppliers, then freshly prepare them to deliver wonderful, wholesome food. Our chefs prepare the finest ingredients to create our menu of traditional classics and delightful modern dishes, hot sandwiches, salads and indulgent desserts and cakes.
Our famous homemade Gourmet Burgers are not to be missed!

Lamb Shank

Cumbrian Lamb Shank


Our bar and bistro restaurant are open 7 days a week to both hotel residents and non-residents.  We offer vegetarian dishes daily and the majority of our dishes are gluten free.  If you have particular dietary requirements please let us know in advance, we can usually cater to even the most stringent diets.

We serve lunches (12-2pm) and evening meals (6-9pm) every day.  Our menu changes seasonally using fresh, seasonal produce from Lake District & Cumbrian suppliers. We also have a selection of specials which change daily.  Please see below for our current menu showing the local, hearty food that is on offer for residents and non-residents alike. We also serve a selection of sandwiches and lighter lunches from 12-2pm.

Sunday lunch is served every Sunday from 12-2.30pm. Please see our sample  Sunday Lunch Menu.

We serve small portions of many of our dishes for children as well as offering a menu of children’s favorites, all freshly prepared by our chefs.

Summer Menu

(v) Vegetarian
(gf) Gluten free
(gf*) Available Gluten Free – Please ask

Please ask for our specials menu



Homemade Soup of the Day £4.95
Served with chunky homemade bread (gf*)

Baked Camembert £6.50
With beetroot chutney and Focaccia bread (v, gf*)

Pork satay skewers £6.50
Marinated pork fillet with Asian slaw and crushed peanuts (gf)

Crispy whitebait £5.95
Home-made smoked garlic aioli served with homemade bread

Antipasti platter
Cumbrian smoked sausage, smoked salmon, stuffed bell peppers
hummus and olives.  (gf*)
For one – £6.95               To share – £9.95

Gatherer’s platter
Feta cheese, stuffed bell peppers, marinated bean salad,
balsamic onions, hummus and olives.  (gf*, v)
For one – £6.95               To share – £9.95



Main Course

Herb butter roast Cumbrian chicken £14.95
Langwathby chicken supreme with sauteed baby vegetables,
panchetta crisp, black pudding pancake
and a red wine & sun dried tomato sauce (gf)

8oz ribeye steak £21.95
Skillet cooked ribeye with garlic & thyme.
Roasted cherry tomatoes and hand cut chips.
Chose from peppercorn or appleby blue cheese sauce
Served with seasonal vegetables (gf)

Red onion tartlet £13.95
A baked shortcrust pastry tart with red onion,
tomato & olives, topped with fresh mozarella and cashew nuts
Served with a fresh house salad (v)

Grilled fillets of Cumbrian trout £16.95
Gilcruz trout fillets, sesame & herb rice noodles
and a mango & chilli salsa (gf)

Braised lamb shank £16.95
Slow cooked lamb shank,
buttery mashed potato and roasting jus
Served with seasonal vegetables (gf)


Crispy chicken & bacon £12.95
Crispy chicken breast served over a fresh salad with
paprika croutons and a light mustard mayonnaise dressing (gf*)

Baked goats cheese £12.95
Served over a summer salad of peppers, tomatoes and fresh fruits
with a beetroot pesto (v, gf)

Traditional Favourites

Chicken & leek cobble £14.95
Creamy chicken and leek stew, topped with a herb scone
Served with hand cut chunky chips and seasonal vegetables (gf*)

Beer battered cod & chips £13.95
Crisp beer batter, hand cut chunky chips,
mushy peas and rustic tartar sauce

Embleton Gourmet Burgers
Homemade burgers, all served in a brioche bun, fresh salad garnish, relish, dill pickle
with fries or hand cut chunky chips.

Classic Cumbrian beef burger
Skinny burger (no bun, gf)

Cajun chicken fillet burger

Chickpea, sweetcorn & pea burger (v)

Bacon & cheese burger (+ £1)
Embleton Special Burger (chorizo, cheese, bacon & onion rings) (+ £2)
Double up your burger  (+ £2)


Homemade Desserts

Triple chocolate brownie £5.95
With white and dark chololate sauce
and double Jersey ice-cream(v)

Summer fruit pudding £5.95
With double cream or English Lakes vanilla ice-cream (v)

Sticky toffee pudding £5.95
Served with toffee sauce, cinder toffee and English Lakes vanilla ice cream (v)

Selection of English Lakes ice-creams  £4.50
(v, gf)

Appleby Creamery Cheeseboard  £7.95
A selection of local Appleby cheeses (v, gf*)
Add a glass of port: £9.95


Please ask for our special desserts of the moment