Built from the same scarlet sandstone as the castle, Carlisle's cathedral began life as a priory church in 1122, and became a cathedral...
This tiny museum occupies one of Carlisle's oldest buildings, built for the city's trade guilds during the 15th century. It's currently...
Spanish cocktails, tapas and Sol beers at a tiny corner-bar on the edge of Botchergate.
Carlisle has plenty of curry-houses, but Teza is worth mentioning for its metro-modern design (glass, chrome, minimalist furniture) and...
Lonely Planet review
The top place to eat in Carlisle, this slick bistro is run by brother-and-sister team Rob Don and Kirsty Robson, and has earned a loyal clientele for its unpretentious cuisine. The two-/three-course pre-7.30pm menu is a steal.