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Punch Bowl Inn Restaurant

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Swaledale ££ - £££ , British,
Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
+44 333 700 0779
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“lovely venue” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited here back in June for a traditional Sunday Lunch, we rang ahead to book as we had the dog with us and needed to sit in the bar area. On arrival we decided to sit outside as it was a lovely day, the...More

Thank Louisejshepherd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here and sat outside taking in the Dales landscape, a short distance away from our holiday cottage. Reviews in the Visitors Book at our rental all raved about the service & food selection at this venue. We weren't disappointed. Cheers!...More

Thank Gel J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've eaten at the Punchbowl many times when visiting Swaledale. We ate there twice on our most recent trip, and were disappointed on both occasions. The plates get larger, which serves to emphasise the portions getting smaller and smaller. Not only that but food was...More

Thank KarenEastSussex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for dinner on a Sunday, and really enjoyed the experience. The menu is a little more upmarket than you'd find in most of the villages in the area. A lamb rump dish good, and my partner really liked her pasta with artichokes. A summer...More

Thank davout
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 16 booked here for a Sunday carvery as part of a driving your round the Dales. The restaurant were a pleasure to deal with when booking and very accommodating when we had to delay or reservation by an hour at short notice...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here every night of our weeks holiday in Swaledale. The food was great and adapted the dish to be gluten free. We phoned them a few weeks before we went to ask if they had gluten free beer they didn't but they got...More

Thank fiona858
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Called in on speck to have a drink after spending time in Hawes and having a steady ride home. Sat outside in the sunshine overlooking the dales with a drink in hand. Fabulous!! Looked nice inside with really friendly staff. Fairly decent menu and the...More

Thank karentucker1966
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Huge thank you to the bar lady that looked after me so well after i stumbled in, hungry and dehydrated during my coast to coast walk (note it was a somewhat unexpected 28 degrees!). And let me use the phone! Next time I'll stay the...More

Thank Charlie_Browns
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We visited the Punchbowl on a couple of occasions, staying in Low Row for a week, the first time we had dinner which was excellent, no complaints and clean plates all round. The beer was well kept and the staff were excellent and friendly We...More

Thank CPSChris66
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Visited early evening and did not book. They accommodated us and staff were friendly and helpful. The menu is on a mirror and boards in the bar which I did not like...people standing around trying to decide. Not very relaxing. I am vegetarian and the...More

Thank Kirsty-Ann C
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12 March 2015|
Response from Charles C | Property representative |
Yes we accept dogs in specific rooms
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Swaledale
  • Phone Number: +44 333 700 0779
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Located within some of the most breathtaking scenery in Yorkshire, The Punch Bowl Inn, Swaledale, offers high quality accommodation, excellent facilities and a very warm welcome in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The original character of this 17th century inn is discerningly combined with contemporary luxury, to provide our guests with a stylish yet relaxing base from which to enjoy the stunning Yorkshire Dales as featured in the ITV series ‘The Dales’.
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