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Miners Arms


General ManagerAlison Baker.

Nenthead, Alston, Cumbria  CA9 3PF

Contact UsTel. 01434 381427
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TypePubs and accommodation in Nenthead, Alston.
Pub Explorer Reference11468.
Pub Opening TimesDaily 12noon - 11pm.
Times may vary.
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Leek Show:

On the last weekend in September every year The Miners Arms hosts the Nenthead Leek Show. Judging takes place on the Saturday and an auction of all the wears on Sunday evening. Not only leeks are shown, there are various other categories: vegetables, flowers, pin wholes and baking.

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Accommodation Details

We have a range of rooms available including Twin, Double & Family rooms with flat panel screens, under-floor heating & a contemporary look.


Please contact us for our current room rates.

Have a Function with Us

Function Room

We have a stylish function room available for your private functions & buffets can be provided. Please contact us for full information & to make a reservation.


Drinks on DraughtBecks Vier, Stella Artois 4%, Boddingtons Draughtflow, Caffrey's Premium Irish Ale, Guinness & Thatchers Cheddar Valley Draught Cider.
Real AlesBlack Sheep Best Bitter (3.8% ABV), Timothy Taylor Landlord (4.3% ABV) & 2 or 3 Guest ales.
We are accredited for excellence in service of our quality real ales.
CAMRAWe have been in the Good Beer Guide for a number of years.

Cumbrian Tourism 2010 - Silver award for Green tourism
Cumbrian Tourism 2011 - Gold award for Green tourism
Publican 2012 - Runners up Green Pub of the Year


Sport & Entertainment


Darts team play in the league.


Open Mic Night - usually the Thursday before the Full moon.


On key calendar dates - Easter Egg Competition & Halloween Party held the Saturday closest to Halloween with fire works.

channelsBt Sport
other entertainmentTV Screen, Pool Table, Darts Board, Dominoes.

Our Food

Quality Pub Food, prepared from fresh local produce with range of daily changing special always available.

Snack TimesDaily during pub opening times.
Meal TimesMonday - Saturday 12noon - 2pm & 6pm - 8.30pm.
Sunday 12noon - 2pm & 6pm - 8.15pm.


Sunday Roast:

Traditional Sunday Roast served with all the trimmings for only £7.25.


OUTDOOR FACILITIESBeer Garden with lighting, Large Car Park.
GENERAL FACILITIES Free Wi-Fi Access, Wheelchair Access.
OTHERChildren Welcome until 9pm, Dogs Welcome in bar area & outside on a lead, Coach Parties Welcome preferably by appointment, Cash Back available, Debit and Credit Cards accepted.
Miners Arms, Nenthead

Miners Arms is a traditional 1700's pub, built of sandstone with open fires and real ales. Our comfortable conservatory is a pleasant restaurant serving homemade food produced using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Our customers can choose from a very varied menu with some local recipes, as well as a good selection of world and vegetarian dishes. We have a range of accommodation available including Twin, Double & Family rooms with TVs, under-floor heating & a contemporary look. A visit to this pub which is situated in a wonderful part of Britain is recommended, you will never be disappointed.