Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:
The Blacksmiths Arms, Talkin is providing take away meals for collection. Phone 016977 42111 Reopening 12 April 2021. Check details on their facebook page link below and/or ring to book.more information...
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Since taking over in 1997 the present owners have made this probably the most popular pub in the vicinity. The winning formula includes four real ales, a superbly stocked bar, friendly efficient staff, no television and meticulous attention to detail. With a golf course and country park within two miles and plenty of other outdoor activities available locally, being on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it attracts visitors from far outside the North Cumbria area.