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Watermill Inn & Windermere Brewing Co

££ - £££, British,
Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
+44 1539 821309
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
00:00 - 21:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have coming here for over 3 years now but maybe not again. I have been a little disappointed before but put it down to bad luck however this time it was just plain average quality. My gammon was small and grisly with no pineapple...More

Thank TNT6669
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from the lakes as we couldn’t get parked in bowness, I’d wanted to come for a while so it was a good opportunity. Checked online prior to stopping & the prices looked reasonable so we pulled in. Upon...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not quite excellent but exceedingly good. Located off the main road on a quiet and narrow lane which is tight for two passing cars due to on road parking outside the pub. The car park is also tight. However the food is high quality and...More

Thank DMH99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think I was about 18 or so when I first visited the Watermill Inn and now I’m nearly 60 and in all those years the Theakstons Old Peculiar has just been superb as it was again today. Lovely and friendly welcome to what to...More

Thank RObbo60_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great destination for food and real ales, welcoming atmosphere, allow dogs too so a bonus. We have been twice, once for food and once just for a drink, enjoyed it both times.

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice pub , clean , friendly. good rooms and great beer .they have there own brewery on site ( Windermere ales) excellent stuff.... highly recommended.

Thank rita r r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with the pooches. We booked a balcony room. It was perfect loverly for the dogs to dine al fresco thus allowing plenty of fresh air for the room. The staff were super friendly & nothing was too much trouble. The...More

Thank mychelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off while staying in lakes ...the watermill came up on search and paid a visit...has its own watermill brewery on site ....lots of own ales and has a relaxed and friendly service. ...didn't try food but had a look at menu and has a...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On our way to our hotel from Liverpool and needed to eat some lunch. We found this nice little place along the road in Kendal. Very popular, we had to find a creative parking spot. The interior was very welcoming. Hubby had fish and chips...More

Thank NVJudie
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Our first visit for some years. Good pub food, good ales brewed on site and nice surroundings. Service good too. We can recommend the beef and ale pie, the falafel burger, the sticky toffee pudding and the creme brulee. All nicely served and tasty.

Thank LizRPoole
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Luke S
20 July 2017|
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Response from lakespub | Property representative |
Hi Luke Yes are beers brewed here are nearly all available in bottles for sale over the Bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 821309
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