NEW Lunch Menu from July 6th

NEW Lunch Menu from July 6th

Followed all your valued feedback, we’re launching a new lunchtime menu which is available alongside our main menu options from 12-2pm every day except Sunday. Featuring sandwiches, wraps, salads and lighter bites as well as some special lunchtime-only main...
Pizza Night Returns!

Pizza Night Returns!

We’re delighted to tell you that Pizza Night is back! On Thursdays between 5 and 9pm, you can enjoy two of our 9” traditional homemade pizzas, plus a portion of chips, plus two drinks; a pint of Moretti, a 175ml glass of house red or white wine, Pepsi or...
Kids Eat Free Wed-Sat

Kids Eat Free Wed-Sat

Here’s another offer to help you eat out for less; from Wed to Sat (excl Sundays), we’ll offer a free child’s meal from the pick and mix menu for every adult main course, and that’s 12-2pm at lunchtime and 5-6pm in the evening, until further...
Free Cider!

Free Cider!

Get a free pint of Inch’s Cider here! We have joined this scheme at all the Osprey inns. Simply follow this link; they will send you a code and you can redeem it next time you are in. Offer runs to the end of July.
New Menu For Summer

New Menu For Summer

It’s a new main menu coming your way from Wed 29th June, revised for the summer season with some fresh new dishes to tickle your tastebuds during the (hopefully! ha! We can dream) warmer weather. Take a look, we’d love to know what you think.
Wuky’s Nook Offer

Wuky’s Nook Offer

Our recently refurbished Wuky’s Nook is a great location for celebrations and events of all types. As a little incentive to discover it for yourselves, if you book Wuky’s for a party of 20+ including a buffet, we’ll throw in a free glass of fizz for...
Come To Quiz Night

Come To Quiz Night

Every Thursday in Wuky’s Nook from 9pm, join the Galloper pub quiz. It’s just a quid to take part, there are free sandwiches and chips at half time and there are prizes for the winners. It’s great fun and justly popular. Never been? Why not give it a...
Takeaway Sunday Lunch

Takeaway Sunday Lunch

Sunday lunches are available as a takeaway for collection. Order direct with us for collection by calling us on 01946 328203, or sending us a Fb direct message. Sunday lunches are available to eat in too, of course, but we hope you’ll enjoy having the option of...
Wuky’s Nook Offer

Wuky’s Refurb

We would like to give a huge shout out and many thanks to the amazing local trades and companies who contributed to the recently-completed refurbishment of Wuky’s Nook. We always try to keep our trade local wherever possible and we are grateful to the following:...
Kids Eat Free!

Kids Eat Free!

We know times are tough for everyone so here’s a little half-term offer to help save a few pounds: Bring your kids to the Galloper for lunch this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (1st-3rd June, 12-2pm) and we’ll give one free child’s meal with every...
Bar Staff Required

Bar Staff Required

We´re looking for full and part-time bar staff at the Galloper. Interested in joining our team? Then we’d love to hear from you. Contact Colette at colette[at]ospreyinns.co.uk
New Menus Are Here!

New Menus Are Here!

Look at our new season menu, served from April 13th! Some old favourites, some exciting new dishes; something for everyone at the Galloper.
Got your loyalty card?

Got your loyalty card?

We’ve got loyalty cards! in fact at all the Osprey inns, and you can collect beer points towards a free pint or points from general/food purchases over £30 towards a £20 voucher. So have a treat on us! grab your loyalty card from the bar and start collecting...
Mother’s Day at the Galloper

Mother’s Day at the Galloper

Bring your mum to the Galloper this Mother’s Day, March 27th. We’ve still got availability for late afternoon and evening dining, perfect if you’re planning trips out and a great way to complete the celebrations. It’s a popular date, so beat...
Valentines Day

Valentines Day

Don’t forget Feb 14th is Valentines Day. We’re offering our delicious Valentines specials over the weekend before – Fri 11th, Sat 12th and from 5pm on Sun 13th. Enjoy a special meal with your loved one! Booking is strongly recommended. Valentines...
Burns Night Specials

Burns Night Specials

Burns Night is Jan 25th! and you can enjoy our Burns Night themed specials from 5pm over the weekend before, Fri 21st, Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd. Of course there’ll be haggis and our famous cranachan – specials menu below: Smoked Haddock...
Quiz Night Is Back!

Quiz Night Is Back!

We are delighted to say that from tonight (Thursday 13th January) the quiz is back!! Some of our regular quizzers have very kindly offered to test your grey matter and run the pub quiz again. Starts tonight from 9.00pm, you’d better watch the chase and tipping...
Allerdale Jaguars Sponsorship

Allerdale Jaguars Sponsorship

We’re delighted to be offering funding to Allerdale Jaguars Under-10 Girls team from our corporate Osprey Community Fund, and wish them a great season. To us, community is more than just location. Know a good cause locally who need funding? Find out more about...
Amended opening Jan 5th-9th

Amended opening Jan 5th-9th

Unfortunately, due to the number of COVID-related absences, we have no option but to operate on reduced opening hours this week. We have tried to minimise disruption wherever possible, whilst balancing the welfare of our team and guests. Wednesday 5th, food served...
Festive Menus Available

Festive Menus Available

Our festive food menu is served throughout December (except for Sunday lunch) and offers super seasonal specials to complement our regular menus and put you in the Christmas spirit. Remember we´ve got Christmassy cocktails too for a little extra sparkle! See both...
Closed Nov 24th

Closed Nov 24th

We are sorry but we are closed for a private event today. The family and friends of Frank (Wuky) will be celebrating the life of a wonderful man and real character at the Galloping Horse. Our thoughts are with his family and many many friends. Thank you for your...
Group Christmas Brochure Available!

Group Christmas Brochure Available!

See the Christmas menus, dates, events at the Galloper and also at our sister inns in our group Christmas brochure. Pick up your printed copy when you visit, or there’s an online version you can browse here.
Kids Eat Free!

Kids Eat Free!

Kids eat free at the Galloper this autumn! On Wednesdays and Thursdays, lunchtimes and evenings, we’ll give a free child’s meal from the children’s pick & mix menu for every adult main course ordered, and that’s right through to the end of...
We Love A Wedding!

We Love A Wedding!

We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting a Wedding Reception in Wuky’s Nook today. Congratulations Mr and Mrs Drake and thank you so much for choosing us as the venue to host your celebration.
Christmas Opening Times and Events

Christmas Opening Times and Events

Celebrate the festive season in your local this year! We have carefully designed our Christmas offering to ensure we have something for everyone. If you’re looking for a works gathering, a family get-together or just a great night with friends, come along to the...
We’re recruiting a chef/cook

We’re recruiting a chef/cook

We have brilliant opportunity for a chef/cook to join our team at the Galloping Horse. Most of our kitchen team have been with us over four years; we hope that suggests we have a great working environment and sense of teamwork. Come and join our great group producing...
New Menus! from Aug 11th

New Menus! from Aug 11th

Well, we listened to your valuable feedback and we have extended and refreshed the menu as a result. We’ve now got (again) separate lunchtime and evening menus and we’ve brought back some old favourites, including fajitas, Thai green curry, superfood salad...
Thank you to our survey contributors

Thank you to our survey contributors

A big THANK YOU from us to everyone who gave us their feedback via our online survey. This is now closed and we’ve drawn a winner for the voucher. The winner of the £100 voucher is…..(….drumroll….) …Sharon Fox! We’ll be contacting...
We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

Administrator, 25 hours per week (flexible working hours available)We are hiring. We have an opportunity for an experienced Administrator to join us, based mainly at our new head office in the new Bus Station development in Whitehaven.The position is primarily focused...
Covid Restrictions Lifted

Covid Restrictions Lifted

Restrictions to limit the spread of COVID-19 are being lifted on Monday 19th July, as you’ll know. We’re as pleased as all of you to be moving back towards a more normal life, though as the pandemic is far from over, we’re looking at how to...
Galloper sponsors mobility vehicle for Whinlatter

Galloper sponsors mobility vehicle for Whinlatter

We’re really pleased that our community initiative to sponsor a mobility vehicle, a Tramper, for the less mobile to use to visit the great outdoors, finally came to fruition today, at the formal handover of the Galloper-sponsored Tramper ‘Wuky’...
Thank you to our survey contributors

Do our customer survey and win!

Can you believe it’s been more than four years since the Galloper was refurbed and reopened? less the hiccup (more extended indigestion, really….) which was Covid, and having reopened in May post the most recent lockdown, it’s a great time to take...
Half Price Mains!

Half Price Mains!

Here’s our mid-week lunchtime offer for you – through to July 23rd, we’re offering half price main courses at lunchtimes (12 noon to 2pm) Wednesday to Friday. So come on down and have a bargain lunch at the Galloper! Booking recommended. Take a look...
Look who’s back?

Look who’s back?

We’re delighted that the pizza oven is reopening and so our ‘build your own’ home-made pizzas are back on the menu! Available from Wednesday 16th June; what’s your favourite topping combination? Take a look at the lunch and dinner menu...
Amended opening Jan 5th-9th

Open for drinks BH Monday

Just FYI, we’ll be open for drinks only on bank holiday Monday, 12 noon to 5pm, no table reservations taken. There’s Tractor Shed on the pumps! And fingers are crossed for a fine day.
Voted Among Allerdale’s Best!

Voted Among Allerdale’s Best!

A big thank you to all of you who recommended us to be The Times & Star’s best pub in Allerdale for lumch; we’re in the top five! It means a lot after the year we’ve had and very much appreciated by all at the Galloper. Read the full article...
Amended opening Jan 5th-9th

We’re reopening May 19th

We’re very excited to be able to confirm our reopening, from May 19th, as the government has released our industry to provide indoor service. Online booking is open (indoor bookings subject to the ‘rule of 6’, please note), our new menus are...
New Menu Available

New Menu Available

Our menu has been rewritten ready for reopening! Take a look at the new menu here. We’re not reopening for a few more weeks yet and we’re all pending official notice that we can, and what the Ts and Cs are; but fingers crossed for mid-May. Take a look at...
New Group Executive Chef

New Group Executive Chef

We’re delighted to welcome Jon Fell as the Group Executive Chef for Osprey Management Group. Jon brings a lifetime of experience, and his commitment to locally sourced, sustainable produce perfectly matches our aspirations as a group. We are sure he will prove...
Our Sign Needs A Makeover

Our Sign Needs A Makeover

When the Galloper was refurbished, the original pub sign outside was one of the features that we kept. Unfortunately the West Cumbrian weather has taken its toll and the old sign is looking a little tired. Are there any art students, sign writers or other talented...
Seaton Rangers ARLFC, sponsored by us!

Seaton Rangers ARLFC, sponsored by us!

Seaton Rangers under 10s team have taken delivery of their fantastic new strip ahead of the season getting back underway and we were touched for their thanks, as together with Prices Painting & Decorating, The Galloping Horse is co-sponsor of the strip. Wishing...
Half Price Mains!

An update regarding reopening

An update regarding reopening: Throughout this very difficult last year, we have tried to have a pragmatic approach to opening, only doing so when we could take care of our guests safely and to a high standard. We feel that due to limited outdoor capacity, our...
Important Announcement

Important Announcement

In light of our decision yesterday to temporarily close after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19: (again for your reassurance, this member of staff was not at work at any point whilst we were open. We are also confident that the correct social distancing...
Reopening Thu 17th Dec

Reopening Thu 17th Dec

We are pleased to say that we will be reopening on Thursday 17th December. As always, we will be following the regulations as set by government. So the rules of tier 2 – alcohol will be served with a “substantial meal” and only single households (and support bubbles)...
Reopening Thu 17th Dec

Closing Nov 5th under new lockdown

You probably heard that the hospitality industry has been instructed to close under a second national lockdown. Sadly that does include us, so the Galloper will be closed from November 5th until December 2nd or until further notice. You will understand that this is...
Takeout Sunday Lunches now available

Takeout Sunday Lunches now available

Now here’s a great idea for Sundays! From Sunday 25th October, you can order our fabulous Sunday Lunch as a takeout. Available between 12 and 4pm, the main course is £8.95 per person or main course plus dessert £10 per person. As usual, email, Fb message or give...