It is with great sadness we are calling last orders in all our pubs for the time being, given the escalation of the coronavirus crisis.
Thanks to our amazing team members who have been doing a great job over recent weeks in increasingly challenging circumstances.
We are looking at other ways we can support our regulars while we are closed and you can still enjoy our Greene King, Old Speckled Hen and Belhaven beers delivered to your door and these can be ordered by visiting www.greenekingshop.co.uk.
We want to wish you good health and thank you for your support now, and in the weeks and months to come. We look forward to when we can open our doors and welcome you back to our pubs again.
MEETINGS, EVENTS & HOTEL BOOKINGS
All meetings, events and hotel bookings have been cancelled at this venue up until 31st May 2020. If you have an enquiry about your booking, please call 0345 60 86 040. For cancellation queries click here.
We pride ourselves on serving the best British pub classics.
As of the 20 March we are closed. It is with great sadness we are calling last orders in all our pubs for the time being, given the escalation of the coronavirus crisis.
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With its rural setting and attractive stone exterior The Ravensworth Arms is a handsome and historic country pub in the small village of Lamesley three miles south of Gateshead and the River Tyne. The area encompassing the village and The Ravensworth Arms is a unique medieval landscape known as Lamesley Pastures a rural conservation area and lovely trails along the River Team through wildflower meadows begin from the pub car park.This historic pub restaurant takes its name from nearby Ravensworth Castle home to the distinguished Liddell family for over 350 years. Alice Liddell was the inspiration for Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Carroll whose real name was Charles Dodgson stayed at The Ravensworth Arms when visiting the family. He may have written parts of this enduringly popular children's book at the inn.The region is often referred to as Cookson Country where celebrated novelist Catherine Cookson set so many of her novels. Cookson's mother Kate Fawcett worked as a barmaid at The Ravensworth Arms.Just three minutes from the A1 and within easy reach of Gateshead Newcastle and historic Durham The Ravensworth Arms serves delicious pub food all day and seasonal specials.
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