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Let’s start by…

Let’s start by…

…delivering food and treats to some people in the local community and donating the majority of our fresh food stock to the wonderful food bank facility at Moorclose Community Centre. Our team have been busy this morning, on the first day we’ve had to close...
Coronavirus statement March 21st

Coronavirus statement March 21st

Quick update from our Operations Director Craig Lowery on March 21st We have just held a meeting (at a reasonable distance apart of course) to discuss our next steps and try to answer some of the many questions raised. Firstly, our priority is to try and give some...
Closed for the moment

Closed for the moment

As you probably all know, on March 20th the government instructed all pubs to close in order to limit the spread of Coronovirus and therefore the Galloper has to shut. Naturally we’re deeply upset but totally understand the situation. Our priority right now is...
Preordering For Group Bookings

Preordering For Group Bookings

To help with the logistics of eating with us as part of a larger group, we’ve got a new procedure for group bookings of 15 people or over. All 15+ groups must preorder, either from one of the buffet menus or from the new group main course menu. We love our group...
Limited Temporary Menu

Limited Temporary Menu

Please note that we’ll be running a more limited temporary menu for the time being, with effect from March 17th. Thank you for your understanding.
Update on current situation

Update on current situation

Update from our Operations Director regarding the ongoing Coronavirus situation (17th March) Please see our corporate Coronavirus policy (PDF format) We note the advice from the Government advising us to avoid visiting pubs and restaurants wherever possible. Obviously...
New Month, New Menus

New Month, New Menus

With effect from March 4th, we’ve got some super new season menus for you to enjoy, including, on the evening menu, a great starters and small plates section, for you to pick and mix either as individual starters, combine for a larger dinner or treat as...
Mothers Day Weekend!

Mothers Day Weekend!

Don’t forget, Mothers Day falls on March 22nd this year and there are TWO afternoon tea opportunities over the weekend, plus of course there’s Sunday Is Special lunch, perfect for treating mums too. Mothers Day is always a busy time, so book your table to...
Meanwhile, behind the scenes…

Meanwhile, behind the scenes…

Not all the investment at the Galloper is visible to everyone! New technology has been installed in the cellars to help us with keeping our beer, so we can serve you the perfect pint.
Farrers Coffee Comes To The Galloper

Farrers Coffee Comes To The Galloper

VERY pleased to tell you that the Galloper now serves artisan coffee from Farrers. A Cumbrian company based in Kendal, they are one of the country’s oldest purveyors of fine coffees and teas. Come down and have a cup soon!
Charity Race Night

Charity Race Night

Well, on April 24th we’ll be having another Race Night, in aid of local charity. This time we’re supporting Harrington Scouts, who are doing a great job of assisting the less-well-off in our community, so come along for an fab night out and all for a good...
Valentines approaches!

Valentines approaches!

…and the Galloper’s here with some no-nonsense Valentine’s events, so you can celebrate with your favourite person, or just with your mates or family – no problem to us either way! On Friday 14th Feb there’ll be a Valentines Afternoon...
Points 2 Pounds on Thursdays

Points 2 Pounds on Thursdays

Looking for a healthier lifestyle in the New Year? Then why not come along to the Points 2 Pounds meetings at the Galloper on Thursdays? It’s a great way to manage your diet and feel great in good company. Find out more.

Sat 25th Jan is Burns Night

…and we’ll be celebrating the immortal (if unintelligible) bard with some distinctly Scottish-themed dishes on the specials board. Look out for those if your eating with us tonight!
The January Party…

The January Party…

If you didn’t celebrate with family, friends and colleagues over Christmas, then why not get everyone together for our January Party formula – it’s just for people who couldn’t or didn’t want to gather during the busy festive period. Find...
Regular Special Menus Return!

Regular Special Menus Return!

The Wellbeing Weekdays lunch, Pizza Night on Mondays and Tapas Tuesdays all return after the Christmas break. Not sampled them yet? Then January is a great time to try. See the events and offers page for dates and times.
Pub Quiz is Thursdays

Pub Quiz is Thursdays

The Galloper pub quiz returns after a Christmas break and takes place every Thursday night in Wuky’s Nook. Come on down and give it a go! More here.
New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve

Dinner served through to 8pm and the bars open late with free nibbles at midnight. Come and see in 2020 at your local!
Christmas and New Year at the Galloper

Christmas and New Year at the Galloper

Christmas is over, New Year approaches and many of our events and offers are over for another year. Here’s the spec for the remainder of the holiday period: NB! Altered opening/ food service times apply from 23rd Dec to 1st Jan – more here Tue 31st Dec :...
Festive Season Opening Times

Festive Season Opening Times

Here are our opening times for the festive season (23rd December through to 1st January). Please note the bar closing times are last orders; we do allow 30 mins drinking up time! Monday 23rd December Food 12-2pm & 5-9pm Bar 12-11pm Tuesday 24th December Food...
Luke Matear live at the Galloper!

Luke Matear live at the Galloper!

The fabulous Luke Matear will be playing at the Galloping Horse on Saturday 9th November and Saturday 21st December. Luke will be playing from ca 7pm on the restaurant area. No tickets required (it’s a Galloper freebie!) but table bookings are recommended for...
Support for Healthy Hopes

Support for Healthy Hopes

As part of our Community Fund, we at the Galloper are delighted to have been able to provide funding for Healthy Hopes, a great cause providing support sessions for people across the community. Our support should fund the Workington drop-in sessions for socially...
Ideas please!

Ideas please!

We’re in the process of planning our busy 2020 calendar of events, menus, drinks etc and we would like your help on ideas. So come on, what do you want to see happening at the Galloper in 2020? Post your ideas to us on Facebook to be in with the chance of winning a...
New Drinks Menu!

New Drinks Menu!

Time to discover what’s new – and particularly the fab new cocktails (woohoo!) – on the revised drinks menu launching this bank holiday weekend. Look at a PDF copy.  
Next Bottomless Brunch Saturday is…!

Next Bottomless Brunch Saturday is…!

The next Bottomless Brunch day is Saturday 28th Sept! Bottomless mimosas or Bloody Mary, pancakes to share and your choice of hot course, all for £19.95 and served 10am to 2pm – call us or message us to book your table. Find out more and see the menu
Afternoon Tea 27th September

Afternoon Tea 27th September

Looking ahead a bit to our next Galloper Afternoon Tea, which falls on Friday 27th September. Treat yourselves or treat someone special to an afternoon out this autumn. Served 2pm-5pm, with sandwiches and savouries, cakes and scones plus of course tea or coffee, tea...
Charity Race Night Aug 24th

Charity Race Night Aug 24th

SOLD OUT! THANK YOU for your support. Don’t miss this! Tickets are just £10 with a complimentary buffet, it’ll be a fun night starting 7pm, with a raffle too and proceeds to Arry’s Army from Eat Train Live (ETL) gym, raising money for a little girl...
Cocktails Evening

Cocktails Evening

Remember that Thursday 12th September is our cocktails and canapes evening with the Lakes Distillery. Ticket prices and cocktails featuring Lakes Distillery spirits and liqueurs are tbd, but places are limited and booking is essential.
Regular Special Menus Return!

Welcome to Wellbeing Weekdays!

No need to feel guilty about going to the pub for lunch or to worry about keeping to your diet plan! From June 10th you can enjoy healthy, calorie-counted options from our Wellbeing Weekday menu every weekday lunchtime Monday to Friday, 12-2pm, and all for just £10...
Bottomless Brunch

Bottomless Brunch

It’s all change on the breakfast front. We’ll be serving a fabulous Bottomless Brunch on selected Saturdays, usually two each month, from 10am to 2pm. It’s just £19.95 to include free-flowing Mimosas or Bloody Mary. See the menu and the dates here. ...
Tapas on Tuesdays!

Tapas on Tuesdays!

You wanted it and it’s here. From June 11th, Tuesday nights will be Tapas Night! Find out more and get in touch to book your table. NB. We’ll still have our very popular Pizza Night Offer but this will be Monday only from June 10th.
Charity Coffee Morning

Charity Coffee Morning

….is this Wednesday 5th June – come along! There’s a £2 per person charge, which includes tea or coffee, for our current nominated charity which at the moment is Jack’s Journey.  There’ll be cakes etc available to buy too. We’re open from 9am to 12 noon so...
Thank you for all the reviews

Thank you for all the reviews

We were very chuffed to receive a Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor and wanted to thank all our customers who’ve  made the effort to write a review for us – much appreciated!
We are a CAMRA LocAle Pub

We are a CAMRA LocAle Pub

We are delighted to tell you that CAMRA (the campaign for real ale) have given us LocAle accreditation, which means that we commit to support great local businesses by always having at least one locally-produced cask ale available at all times. Not difficult really...
New Date For Gin Tasting Night

New Date For Gin Tasting Night

…which is Friday 24th May and a fab way to kick off the bank holiday weekend. Tickets are £24.95 and with only eight tables available, booking is essential! Find out more.
Calling Food Suppliers!

Calling Food Suppliers!

You may have heard that Osprey will be operating the cafe/bar at The Buzz Station in Whitehaven. Together with major sponsors BEC, we’re looking for great local suppliers who’d like to showcase their produce as part of our offering at the Buzz Station. If you’re an...
Afternoon Tea 27th September

Afternoon Tea, 26th April

The next and ever-popular Galloper afternoon tea will be 26th April, 2-5pm, so treat yourselves and reserve your table now! It’s £11.95, £5.95 for kids, and booking is essential.
The Buzz Station – News From Osprey

The Buzz Station – News From Osprey

Fantastic news from our owners Osprey Management Group that they’ve secured agreement to operate a fabulous new venue based in Whitehaven’s iconic former bus station. To be named The Buzz Station, there’ll be a 100 seater cafe/bar on the ground floor...
Indian Night Menu

Indian Night Menu

Menu now available for this month’s Indian Night, taking place on 21st March, for an all-in price of £24.95 per person  Take a look at the menu.
Save A Seat For Sunday

Save A Seat For Sunday

On the first Sunday of each month, we save a table for a free lunch for a group of up to eight people from our local community who, for whatever reason, don’t or can’t usually get out for lunch on a Sunday. We need YOU, our locals, to nominate deserving...
New Year, New Menu

New Year, New Menu

We’ve got a revised lunch and dinner menu for January. Take a look here. Plus our pizza and set-menu lunch offers return! See what else is coming up.  
Christmas Party for Kids, Wed 19th Dec!

Christmas Party for Kids, Wed 19th Dec!

Don’t be missing our kids’ Christmas Party! On Wednesday 19th December from 5.30-7.30pm, it’s just £10 per child and there’ll be crafts, food, games and prizes. Booking essential as places are limited.
Menu Changes For December

Menu Changes For December

Please note that as December is looking really busy, there’s so much else going on this month and we’re running the Festive Menu too, the Pizza Night Promo and Midweek Set-Menu Lunch are having a holiday until January and we’re running a special...
Christrmas Afternoon Tea, By Popular Demand

Christrmas Afternoon Tea, By Popular Demand

Well, you’re asking! So yes, there’ll be a festive afternoon tea in December, on Thursday 13th between 2pm and 4pm. Places are £15.95 to include mulled wine (woo!) as well as seasonal sandwiches and savouries, homemade cake and scones plus tea or coffee....
Cumbria in Bloom award

Cumbria in Bloom award

We’re very proud to be awarded a Silver Gilt in our category in the Cumbria In Bloom ‘Pride In Your Community’ campaign for 2018. It’s not why we do it, but it’s great to be recognised.
Christmas Events & Offers

Christmas Events & Offers

It’s Christmas! Well, not quite, but it will soon be upon us. We’ve got some great Christmassy events and menus coming up. Booking is required for some so click the links below to find out more. If you’re thinking about a group ‘do’ ...
Kids in Shannon’s – bear with us

Kids in Shannon’s – bear with us

Please note that at the moment and under the terms of our licence, children aren’t allowed in Shannon’s Bar, although they’re welcome in the rest of the pub. Please bear with us, we are trying to get this restriction removed but we do have to operate...
Tapas on Tuesdays!

Galloping off to… Spain!

The next in our series of international evenings is Friday 31st August, when we’re galloping over to Spain! It’s a four-course dinner with accompanying drinks included, £30 per person – menu below. Tables are limited and given the popularity of our...
Race Night for Jack’s Journey

Race Night for Jack’s Journey

We love a race night and we’re having one in aid of our nominated charity Jack’s Journey on Friday 10th August. The fun starts at 7.30pm and places are limited with tickets available now from the Galloper. Message us, call or call in to reserve yours.