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Watermill Inn & Windermere Brewing Co

€€ - €€€, British,
Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
+44 1539 821309
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ale pie” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (20 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
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1 - 10 of 596 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here on Sunday while in the lakes on holiday after finding it on the internet. I need a gluten free diet so was thrilled there was a separate menu with lots of choice. I had fish and chips (because I normally can't have this)...More

Thank KS4834
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for Sunday lunch bar very busy as function room being used. Found a table thanks to a couple saying they were just leaving. Ordered food and drinks quickly the coolly wobbles beer which is brewed on the premisses was wonderful. The food was also...More

Thank derek61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been meaning to eat at the Watermill for ages so as Valentines day approached we decided to pay them a visit. As my Girlfriend can only eat Gluten Free and I was taking her for a surprise I can only say she was...More

1  Thank Motorspeed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we came in for a Valentine’s Day meal as it’s our first time in the Lake District and the reviews were good and a colleague of my mums recommended it for the ale which I love. The starters were divine and the mains were...More

1  Thank Aidn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited here a few times and always had good service and good food. My husband likes the on site produced beers named after dogs and always takes a few away. Dogs are welcome so are children. The menu is good and the food...More

1  Thank Riggy123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding beer, friendly service and excellent food at the right price. What more could you ask for. Venison could have been cut with a paper knife, so tender. Shame we had to drive.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here on way to Windermere for a drink and a spot of lunch and I cannot fault the the pub for its ambience, on site brewed beer and food. I down graded my rating due to cost as 2 main courses and 1...More

Thank Robgermaine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had seen this pub in the Good Beer Guide and also someone had recommended it to us so we called in here about 2.30ish on a Saturday in January and there were some tables available. We found a table and ordered our food at...More

1  Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never been here before. Delicious food and excellent own-brewed ales. Beer available as 3 x 1/3 pint so you can sample the range. Lovely fire in the stove too.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at high borrans lodges and were recommended the water mill It definitely didn’t disappoint us Very friendly staff a lovely atmosphere and the food was lovely too Would highly recommend a visit here

Thank linda r
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Questions & Answers
Luke S
20 July 2017|
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Response from lakespub | Property representative |
Hi Luke Yes are beers brewed here are nearly all available in bottles for sale over the Bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ings | Near Windermere, Kendal LA8 9PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 821309
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