About

Local, fresh and seasonal

Nestled below the Howgills fells in quaint Sedbergh, our award-winning 16th century coaching inn makes for a memorable dining experience year-round. We take a thoughtful approach to food sourcing and work alongside local farmers and producers to source the best seasonal ingredients.

Our passion for quality and sustainability is shared by our whole team including our chefs, who enjoy designing imaginative menus that celebrate our rural location.

The Dalesman Bar

The Dalesman is proud to be a freehouse and has a range of local cask ales from within 20 miles of our village from breweries such as Dark horse brewery, Cumbria legendary ales, Coniston, Barngates, Settle.

Our spirit collection is vast, with an array of gins from small artisan distillers including Heppel, Chase, Spirit of Garstang and twisted nose, likewise a hefty whiskey collection including Ancoc, Auchentoshan, Benriach, Macallan provence.

If you’re looking to get together with friends, The Dalesman Inn is one of the best places in the area to swap stories, drink in the atmosphere and savour some great drinks with some great characters. A great place to eat, drink and relax.

Home of Sedbergh Gin

Sedbergh’s own gin is our newest addition. We distill in small batches which gives us the traditional dry gin, sometimes lost by some larger people in the industry. Distilling in small batches allows us to take away and add flavours precisely.

Specialist Cask Ales & Beers

We’re pleased with our range of Craft Beers & Ales is available in the bar at the Dalesman Country Inn. Our craft beers have been specially sourced from micro-breweries from all over the globe. Our range includes pale lager, amber lager, pale ales and IPAs, and wheat beers.

Room for your events & parties

Family Gatherings

Family Gatherings

Wedding Receptions

Wedding Receptions

Meetings & Conferences

Meetings & Conferences

Chase Lounge

The Chase Room, a conversion from old stables, offers a welcoming venue for an informal or formal meal.

Refurbished in 2018, this room has been decorated with the highest quality trimmings and offers a feel of real luxury twinned with comfort. High backed real cow hide wall seating in a soft brown.

The popularity of the Chase Room makes it recommended that tables are booked in advance. A particular speciality is our delicious roast beef Sunday lunch. The Chase Room can cater for up to 25 people.

Trusted & Award Winning

We’re proud to be the 2022 winner of The Family Business Community North West Award for our quality food and service. As well as our excellent Tripadvisor reviews, we have also made it on to the Travelers’ Choice list.

Smithy
Dining Room

The Smithy dining room is for evening dining, it’s also open to non-residents. Get together with friends and family to eat and drink in a cosy ambience.