"Dempsey's Bar & Restaurant"

The place to eat and drink in Carlisle


Live Acoustic Music every Friday night. Join us for some great live music with local musicians, every Friday from 9pm. Why not get a seat early and join us for Prosecco Time, £15 for a bottle, Friday from 5pm – 9pm and Saturday from 12pm to 5pm.


Serving modern european food with a classical english influence, prepared freshly each day using local ingredients.

We can cater for large groups as well as offering a two or three course set menu.

We also offer a choice of buffet options which is ideal for weddings, Christenings and other social gatherings.

Private Hire

Whether you’re planning a special family celebration or a formal gathering for colleagues, Dempseys can offer a relaxed and private venue set in stylish surroundings.

Both the restaurant and bar are available for private hire and the management team are on hand to help you create a truly unique event.