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The Hare and Hounds Restaurant

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Bowland Bridge, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
+44 15395 68333
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not been for a few years as moved out of area but so glad I brought a party of 15 for Sunday Lunch. We had a amazing meal and the service was outstanding. Best Sunday Roast in years shame 1hr 30 mins away from home beacause otherwise would be here every Sunday. Thankyou

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Thank Samantha H
Ibstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place - we only stayed overnight but it was still one of the best stays we had. Great room, great shower and bath, great staff who were friendly and accommodating. The food was excellent and were already planning s return visit! Highly recommended - thanks everyone for making this trip so memorable.

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Thank mazbob100
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Salt Marsh lamb was delicious as was the Wild Boar burger. Asked for extra biscuits with the cheeseboard which were provided at no extra charge even though we had offered to pay.

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Thank L L
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Monday night, so not busy, but we had booked as there were eight of us. Menu is not large, but fair choice and good quality food with a wide enough range to cover all of us. Portions are a decent size - we skipped the starters and not everyone had a dessert! Good range of drinks including real ales and... More 

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Thank David F
Keswick, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

When my partner and I arrived, the place was about half full but it took about 15 minutes before we were even acknowledged and given menus, When the food eventually arrived it was undercooked and inedible. We were very hungry and therefore extremely dissapointed with everything. We promptly paid then left and went to eat at the Masons which is... More 

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Thank AnnAndEdward
kerry p, Owner at The Hare and Hounds Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm terribly sorry to hear you had such an awful experience with us, let me assure you this is very unusual and we always strive to to give excellent customer service, i wonder if you ate with us recently or a while ago as we have a fantastic new team of chefs in the kitchen who have raised the bar... More 

Nottingham
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This pub may not have the views that many Lakeland pubs have but it certainly has a great chef. Food was plentiful, freshly cooked, tasty, the menu varied and all in all thoroughly enjoyable. Lovely friendly team, lots of good local (and not so local) beers. There are bedrooms which we will be taking advantage of next time And the... More 

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Thank Joshnosh
Windermere, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by on the off chance of being able to get a table tonight. The staff were very polite and welcoming. We ordered drinks then ordered our food. I had the Moroccan burger....delish!! It came with gorgeous homemade chips & two huge homemade onion rings! My partner had steak and his little boy had fish! All gorgeous as were... More 

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Thank nats1976_13
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

What a beautiful place this is. Rooms clean, light, airy, spacious and very comfortable. Restaurant was faultless. Breakfast a delight. Well worth a visit. Staff so welcoming and courteous and very busy. Thank you for a wonderful overnight stay. Will definitely come back

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1 Thank Helen S
norfolk
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Can't fault the food although the choice of menu is limited. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Off the beaten track!!

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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Really fab wild mushroom risotto Great service Lovely wine Definitely visit again It's not somewhere you would just pass you would go on a recommendation

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowland Bridge, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowland Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 68333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?