There is a good selection of places to eat in Alston.
It is always advisable to book in advance with the pubs and restaurant as they have limited space and may not be able to accommodate large groups at short notice – especially in the peak season and at weekends.
The Cumberland 01434 381875 (good selection of real ales!)
The Angel Inn 01434 381363 (has a TV)
Alston House 01434 382200 (seats up to 80 people)
Drinks Only Pubs
The Victoria Inn & The Turks head
Food Outlets & Cafes
The High Plaice Fish and Chip Shop 01434 382300 They will do large orders for groups with advance notice. Please call them to discuss.
Top Cafe (Great coffee and locally made cakes)
Blueberries Café (Home cooked meals & snacks)
Cumbrian Pantry (Pizza Takeaway Fri – Sun 6pm – 9pm)
The South Tynedale Railway Café (Situated at the railway station)
Spar supermarket – open 6am – 10pm with ATM
The Co-Op supermarket - open 7am – 10pm
Alston Whole Foods (good selection of local produce and specialist foods)