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The Hare and Hounds Restaurant

££ - £££, British,
Bowland Bridge, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
+44 15395 68333
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb hotpot” (9 reviews)
“hot pot” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bowland Bridge, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Travelled around beautiful Winster valley area and found this little gem amongst other pubs in this beautiful winter setting at Bowland Bridge . The Hare and Hounds is well worth a visit. The lunch time menu was a warm and comforting choice with lots of...More

Thank jebromage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is very good and varied and there are also daily specials. Quality and presentation is very much above pub food, easily equal to a good restaurant. Breakfast was also excellent, again much better than expected.

Thank miniadventure
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as a group of 10 for Sunday lunch. Limited choice for vegetarians, with only 1 thing on the mains menu. One of our party was unable to eat their roast beef as it was to pink. Limited puddings for the kids so we requested...More

Thank Pippa H
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had a really lovely dinner here. Although the menu is fairly limited, the food was well presented and cooked perfectly. Service was efficient and friendly. This is good pub food rather than fine dining but none the worse for that! Highly recommended!

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Just spent the one night at the Hare and Hounds. We had rooms 1&2 - I think they are the deluxe rooms. Both lovely rooms. Comfy beds, good selection of drinks to make in the room and stunning bathrooms with excellent showers and beautiful free...More

Thank RGa73
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly pub. Stayed 2 nights with husband. Deluxe room was very nice, however, in my opinion too expensive. Breakfast was huge, very good. Evening meal nice but nothing special. I had fish pie and my husband lamb. I did feel the pub was lacking...More

Thank blodwin52
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Staff are friendly enough, but food was poor. Have eaten there several times and usually its lovely place to eat. Ate there on a fri night, restaurant empty compared to the previous times we have eaten there. Starter was fine but the main mean was...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed here overnight on our way to Scotland. The room was stunning- huge, beautiful and comfortable. The bath and shower were great and the towels were lovely and fluffy. We ate dinner in the restaurant. The food was good quality and the menu had some...More

Thank Beckyanne1986
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet but it was a Monday evening. Wonderful service & food. Really friendly & tasty. Certainly more than your average pub feed.

Thank Lucy D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited for dinner with friends, we did have a booking, luckily as whilst we were there quite a few people were turned away, politely. Excellent choices and the dinner was beautifully presented! very short staffed but the staff that were there did not stop and...More

Thank mummyetho
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Questions & Answers
David H
21 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kerry G | Property representative |
Hi David, Thanks for asking a question, we do allow children in our pub, we have never yet had unruly one though so I'm sure you would enjoy your stay and meal with us, In regards to the review in the telegraph I have to be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
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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