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Dog & Gun


General ManagerLee Hawkins.

2 Lake Road, Keswick, Cumbria  CA12 5BT

Contact UsTel. 01768 773463  email.
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TypePubs in Keswick.
Pub Explorer Reference11427.
Pub Opening TimesDaily 11am - 11pm.


Dog Friendly:

Dog Friendly Pub of the Year 2009 by The Kennel Club.
We also have a dog menu with bags of treats available. Clean doggy-doo bag filled with treats, chews etc for £1.00.

Charity Quiz Night:

Held every Thursday - 9.30pm start (in aid of Keswick Mountain Rescue & Great North Air Ambulance where we raised £2,000 + each year).

We have achieved a 4* award from the Food Standards Agency.

Good Pub Guide Entry:

The Dog & Gun has a current listing in the Good Pub Guide.

Beer Badges:

We have a ollection of over 500 beer badges - another great reason to come down to the Dog & Gun.


Drinks on DraughtAmstel, Estrella Damm, Fosters, Peroni, Stella Artois, Shipyard Brewing Co American Pale Ale, Guinness & Thatchers Gold Draught Cider.
Real AlesGuest ales : Theakstons Old Peculiar, Loweswater Gold, Keswick Landlords Choise & 5 Rotating Guest ales.
Other DrinksRange of Fine Wines, Tea & Segafredo Zanetti Coffee.
We are accredited for excellence in service of our quality real ales.
Good Beer Guide

Dog & Gun has a current listing in The Good Beer Guide


Drinks Promotions

All day every day

Discount for CAMRA members showing their membership card.
Per pint 10% off. Half Pint 5% off.

Our Entertainment


Quiz Night from 9.30pm (in aid of Keswick Mountain Rescue & Northern Air Ambulance - we raise £2,000 + each year.


We serve home cooked Pub Food which includes homemade soup. We are proud NOT to serve fried food or chips! Bar Snacks available. We are renowned for our fabulous homemade Hungarian Goulash which has been served daily here since it opened as a pub. Goulash with homemade dumplings & new potatoes -just what the walkers look forward to! We also now have a homemade Vegetarian Goulash. Served with Garlic Bread.

Meal TimesDaily 12noon - 11pm.


Hungarian Goulash:

Available during food service times.

Fabulous Homemade Hungarian Goulash. Small portion £6.95. Large portion £9.95.

Vegetarian Goulash:

Available during food service times.

Fabulous Homemade Vegetarian Goulash for £6.95 or larger portion £9.95.


GENERAL FACILITIES Free Wi-Fi Access, Wheelchair Access however not to the toilet.
OTHERChildren Welcome only when dining however no highchairs, Dogs Welcome We are the perfect location for walkers/climbers etc and welcome well behaved dogs anywhere in the pub, Debit and Credit Cards accepted - chip & pin.
Dog & Gun, Keswick

The Dog & Gun is a traditional pub feel with charm. Inside there are oak beams and flag stone floors, very popular with walkers and climbers, you will always feel at home in this friendly public house. We offer a good selection of beers, lagers and real ales as well as good quality home cooked pub food available 7 days a week. We are renown for our fabulous homemade Hungarian Goulash which has been served daily here since it opened as a pub. We once served a green beer! We are the home of Keswick Mountain Rescue and Northern Air Ambulance to which we support with our regular charity quiz night. Many of our visitors also leave secret money in the crevices of the pub walls to which the charities then come and take away, we raise £2,000+ for charity each year. Do not forget this pub when visiting Keswick as you would be sure to miss one of the Lake District's finest.