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Restaurant at the Tower Bank Arms

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Near Sawrey €€ - €€€ , British,
| Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey, England
+44 15394 36334
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
| Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit the Lake District fairly regularly, and visit the TBA at least once each visit-- usually twice. We love the atmosphere, friendly publican and staff (Jimmy is especially friendly and helpful behind the bar). The food is absolutely great, so reservations are a must...More

Thank DelD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was friendly and food was good. If you book ahead, I recommend asking for a table in the bar as this pleasanter than the restaurant (the restaurant is a it of an overspill). Better still, request the window seat - apparently it is often...More

Thank N D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in a small cottage in Near Sawrey , my wife , the dog and myself decided to try out the local pub/eatery that was within walking distance. We hadn't booked, as is normally necessary so we were led to believe , but the barman...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just go ! Fantastic friendly staff with good choice of real ales. food looked great but we were on a half board basis at the nearby Sawrey House Hotel.

Thank Garry F
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We first went here for lunch and although it had a limited choice the scampi was homemade and the best ever! Not bad for £9 considering it is right next door to the big tourist attraction that is Beatrix Potter. I think they undersold the...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Friendly establishment with hearty good quality meals. Quite small and popular so booking advised at least 24 hours in advance.

1  Thank Oxf999
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Ate an evening meal here whilst staying nearby. We had to book and were restricted over choice of time, but the menu varied and the food was excellent and reasonably priced. Would eat here again.

Thank John W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We'd been for a nice long walk and ended up in the Tower Bank Arms looking for a quick lunch and a friendly welcome for our Labrador. We found both at the Tower Bank Arms and were lucky enough to just get the last table....More

1  Thank JackyLondon_UK
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food for both evenings was enjoyed by all. The service was attentive and Jimmy, the barman, included us in the dining room in his ccare.

1  Thank TrevorandMerryl
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We stayed at Esthwaite Farm cottages 200m away from the Tower Bank Arms so visited the first night just for a drink and then our last night for a meal. Lovely ambience, very friendly and extremely accommodating. Couldn't tell the difference between the tourists and...More

1  Thank Hayley H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Near Sawrey
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 36334
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