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Public House

The Blacksmiths Arms

The Blacksmiths Arms


The Blacksmiths Arms

016977 3452


Talkin Village,


Take a walk round Talkin Tarn (half a mile away) to work up a craving for lunch at this quiet inn near Brampton. There’s a selection of ales to sup in the beer garden (or to cradle beside the log fire).

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Facilities for groupsOn-site cateringRegional Tourist Board Member

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Open everyday noon-midnight, except Christmas day (11:30-14:00).

Food served every day except Christmas day. Food orders taken 12:00-14:00 and 18:00-21:00. Latest admission time 23:00.



See location of The Blacksmiths Arms on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NY 548573  Lat: 54.90918 Long: -2.70526

From M6 jct 43 follow A69 towards Brampton follow signs to Talkin Tarn and Castle Carrock. B6413 over level crossing take second turning on left. Blacksmiths is 0.75 miles.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesFlat (ie without steps)


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesNut free
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system


  • YesEntrance is well lit