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Here are the answers to some common questions about The Good Sport. If you don't find what you are looking for, please get in touch and we'll be happy to help.


Where are you?

The Good Sport, Stock Lane, Grasmere, LA22 6SJ


How do I get in touch?

Call us on 07724 330722, or email us on  Please book a table via this website.

How do I find you?

Check out our active navigation map to get directions to The Good Sport from pretty much anywhere.

What are your opening hours?

Our normal opening hours are 9am - 10pm every day, until 11pm on Friday and Saturdays. Food is served 9am - 9pm. Breakfast hours are 9am - 10:30am. In the winter we may adjust these hours.

Do you have parking?

No, but we are two minutes walk from Stock Lane car park. At the weekend and during school holidays, you can park on Grasmere Primary School playground, which is right next door to us.

Can we buy your beer to takeaway?

We sometimes sell it in 8.8 pint small kegs - please ask at the bar. We are the only place you can buy it. We also have our three kinds of gin and our vodka in beautiful bottles to purchase!

How close are you to Grasmere village?

We are in the village! Very near to Grasmere church and famous Gingerbread shop. 

Are you dog-friendly?

Yes! Inside and out.

Can we see a menu?

Yes! Here are our menus.

How do we book?

Just follow this link.

Do you show sports?

No, sorry we do not. Try The Unicorn in Ambleside.

Do you serve local food?

Yes, we are proud of our fantastic Cumbrian food. For example, our lamb is from Herdwick sheep born and bred in Grasmere, at Will Benson’s Town Head Farm in Grasmere.

Do you serve local beer?

Yes! We are the tap-room for Grasmere Brewery. Our beer is brewed less than 100m away in some former farm buildings.

What beers do you have?

We have serve a changing seasonal selection, but house staples include Helles Lager, Pale Ale, Bitter, IPA and Apple Cider. 

Do you serve local gin?

Grasmere Brewery distil a delicious gin from scratch, and from that make their own range of gin liqueurs. It is available to enjoy in the pub with fever-tree tonics, and to buy by the bottle to take home with you. We also make vodka, again from scratch.

Do you serve wine & spirits?

Yes, we have a selection of other drinks available.

Do you serve tea, coffee, cakes & scones?

Yes we have local tea & coffee, & homemade cakes. We don't serve scones!

Do you have options for people who have allergies, or are vegetarian or vegan?

Of course! We have plenty of choice for vegetarians, vegans, people who are gluten free as well as choices for those with other dietary requirements.

Do you have live music?

No, try The Lily in Ambleside!

Do you have disabled access?

Our outside terrace is step-free, but there are two steps to get into the building. 

Do you have rooms where I can stay?

Yes! Have a look at our rooms at Lake View Country House, just a few minutes away from The Good Sport.

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