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Ye Old Bowling Green Inn

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fantastic carvery,friendly welcoming staff, beautiful pub in beautiful location. Booked again before we left, and hoping to go in the week we can. Can't fault it and looking forward to going again. If you find fault at this place then you will never be satisfied.

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1Thank Clare M
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have used the pub for the past few years, the staff are always friendly and the place feels like a traditional country pub. Good food and good beer at a reasonable price would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Bowling green on a number of occasions and have always been met with a fabulous friendly team who make us feel welcome! Beautiful pub with loads of history, if travelling to the valleys do not miss this one! Also great food and kid friendly, dont just take our word for it, come and experience for yourself...

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Dudley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We used the pub several times when we stayed a few doors away over New Year. The gaffer and his staff were really friendly and the beer and food were good too. The atmosphere is chilled - even the quiz on Tuesday.

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1Thank max b
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

At our recent stay in Bradwell, we tried all the pubs, and this is the only one we returned to. We had Sunday Lunch here, great old fashioned cavern - did what it said on the tin, which was great after a days exploring. We also had an evening meal here, and that was great too, although the Desperate Dan...

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1Thank Marc D
Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stayed for one night. Wished we could have stayed longer. Travelled as two couples. Charming little pub with a great atmosphere. Accommodation nice, clean & comfortable. Beautiful location with lovely views. The food is spot on (especially the desperate dan pie). Will definitely stay again.

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1Thank rob41503
Oxford
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Visited in the evening. Nice lot of people eating and drinking so good atmosphere. Food was good, though nothing very special but certainly adequate. The Desperate Dan pie was huge! Friendly landlord and lovely log fire. Would certainly return.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We visited this place a few times throughout our week long stay in the area, sometimes for food, sometimes for drinks. The staff and locals alike are friendly, making you feel welcome. The food was great, especially the Desperate Dan Pie (see photo). The nearby pint glass puts into perspective just how large it was. The beer and wine selection...

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Thank Simon M
Widnes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights in September. It had been recommended by a family member so expectations were pretty high, and we weren't disappointed. The welcome is second to none, if you like home cooked comfort food (which we do), it simply cannot be beaten. The food really is outstanding! Rooms are basic but have everything you need for a...

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely food , great beer , great location . You have to go out of your way to find this gem of a pub but it is well worth the ceffort , get there early as it is very busy . Bed and breakfast available but not used so can't comment on this.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Ye Old Bowling Green Inn

Address: Smalldale, Bradwell, Peak District National Park S33 9JQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Hope Valley > Bradwell
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Ye Old Bowling Green Hotel Hope Valley
Ye Old Bowling Green Inn Bradwell, Peak District National Park
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“Ground floor room has little patio, first floor rooms have even better views”
 of 5 bubbles MrsDBeats, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best views are from the 1st floor, but all the rooms are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles NorbreckSam, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is lovely great power shower and very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles loyalistden, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 was great”
 of 5 bubbles Millie74Derbyshire, 1 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We were all very happy with our rooms, so rely on the owners to allocate something good.”
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