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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bowland Bridge, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at The Hare and Hounds on our last evening and were extremely disappointed. 3 out of 4 of our drinks were wrong, even though we were the only people in the pub. We ordered our food and waited for the kitchen to open,...More

Thank 360Traveller83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal out for the family tonight. All of the food was well presented and tasty and priced at a reasonably level. Staff looked after us well and a good pint as well. Really glad we choose here.

Thank josephfinn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pictures of the food on the website are what it used to be like a few years ago. Whether you order dauphinois or fondant potato you get the exact same, dry, round ‘thing’ on your plate. Although some of the meals sound flavoursome and...More

Thank lisaannsimm
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place and have always enjoyed the hearty English food we’ve grown to love in the lakes. Not sure when, but the menu has changed. It’s the same type of food but displayed a bit like fine dining. But it’s inadvertently ruined the food....More

Thank Vickie M
kerry G, General Manager at The Hare and Hounds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

thank you for your review, We have just today got a new chef and are going back to our roots with good old fashioned unpretentious pub food, so do not despair, things will be back to normal immediately! thanks again for your review and we...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018

Just spent two nights at the hare and hounds .lovely room,friendly staff and excellent Food,especially breakfast. Will certainly return

1  Thank Margaretp K
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner visited the hare and hounds for our 4th anniversary and we was pleasantly surprised to find we had been upgraded to a deluxe room complimentary of the management team , the room was absolutely stunning , couldn’t of been happier of...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Excellent food with a very friendly attitude from staff. We were sat next to the fire and found the atmosphere to be welcoming and warm.

Thank ChrisField1287
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We popped in late one afternoon after a long walk just for drinks and to plan our next day. The choice of beer and wine was good, the service very friendly with the chef (who was sat reading in the bar) quite chatty as well....More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We wanted a local pub for 6 of us & 2 dogs. We discovered an unpretentious pub with a sincere & warm welcome. Lovely beer & great food, much better than we thought it might be. Our dogs were warmly welcomed too, which makes such...More

1  Thank kpharo
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I reviewed The Hare & Hounds last April and was greatly saddened by the drop in standards in what had, till then, been one of our favourite places to eat in that locality. I was pleased that the lady owner/manager had done such a brilliant...More

Thank Jayems
kerry G, General Manager at The Hare and Hounds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

I am so sorry to hear that again you didn't have a good visit with us, I have been away on maternity leave for a long while and there have been a few staff changes whilst I was away, I am back now and so...More

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David H
21 March 2017|
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, 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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