Witherslack | Cumbria LA11 6RH
015395 52207


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A Traditional Country Pub with Rooms

The Derby Arms joined the Ainscoughs Pub team in December 2008 after extensive restoration.  Serving good food, beer and wine in a traditional environment with log fires and period furniture just like the rest of the pubs in the group.  We have now been recommended in the Michelin Pub Guide for 2015 and have won the ‘Pub of the Season’ award, CAMRA.

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Food & Drinks

At The Derby Arms we are delighted to have earned an enviable reputation for an imaginative menu created from quality, fresh food with many ingredients sourced from local suppliers.

What’s On?

Throughout the year we regularly hold live music in our bar area on Friday and Saturday nights from 9pm-11pm.

Please see the list of confirmed acts below and we hope to see you there!


9th February – The Elderflowers
23rd February – The drift
23rd March – Misdemeanour
30th March – The Thieving Magpies
20th April – Bowie, Beak and Pawnie
27th April – Every Cloud
18th May – The Thieving Magpies
1st June – T-Bone
13th July – The Thieving Magpies
20th July – The Underdogs
17th August – Every cloud
24th August – T-Bone
14th September – The Drift
28th September – The Thieving Magpies
25th October – Halloween party ft The Drift
2nd November – The Thieving Magpies
16th November – T-Bone
14th December – The Drift

Stay With Us!

We have 6 individually designed cosy bedrooms above the pub, each with ensuite shower or unique roll- top bath.

Comfortable beds, WI-FI internet and flat screen Tv’s as standard- a home from home while visiting the South Lakes


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The Derby Arms Hotel


Near Grange-over-Sands
Cumbria LA11 6RH
015395 52207


Opening Times

Monday to Sunday 12:00 – 23:00

Food Served
Monday to Friday   12:00pm – 14:00 / 18:00 – 21:00
Saturday 12:00 – 21:00
Sunday 12:00 – 20:00