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The Punch Bowl

€€ - €€€, British,
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
+44 15395 60267
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“chicken” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Always a pleasure to visit to the Punch Bowl...the staff aren't too bad either! Friday evening out with family...food superb as usual. Scampi, Gammon...delicious. Great portions and presented well, good quality food choice and really well priced. The place is very friendly and suits a...More

Thank ladylakes22
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 20:45 with 5 others to have a meal after working away in Cumbria. The sign outside the door states food served till 9. We arrived and asked for some menus but we're told that last orders were at half 8. Absolute nightmare. It...More

4  Thank Riley404
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, super friendly staff, extremely good value for money and is always warm and welcoming when we visit. I would recommend the Punchbowl to anybody who wants quality food and drink 😊

Thank Russ C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Stop here regularly when visiting parents in the lakes, Can't fault it, me Dad likes the Beer and Fish & Chips, I like the Farmers Platter and me Mum Scampi. Immaculately clean and tidy.

Thank firebladeLiverpool
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic meal, the chef even accomodated my fussiness without hesitation, top marks 👌, lovely waiting on/bar staff too. Highly recommend going there for food, drinks and the friendly atmosphere.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

As regular visitors to the Lake District we call into the Punch Bowl every now and again. The place is always immaculately clean, tidy and so welcoming that I tend to feel rather special when we call in. Lilie Rose & Ben are always made...More

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Driven past many times, decided on a very wet March lunchtime to call in. Partner had Gammon with chunky chips and fried egg, while I settled for haddock and chips with mushy peas. Food was very good as was the local brewed ale, Nd the...More

Thank Shaun William B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The staff are very friendly and helpful. The menu is typical of a good pub. I found the food of very good quality and plenty of it too. Popular with locals and a good place to stop off after visiting Kendal.

Thank john s
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant by accident, what a place to find, the food was beautiful and the service to match, they do a burger challenge also a chicken one to which you have to book in advance, they sold and produce a Kendal mint cake...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Stopped at the Punch Bowl on a trip to Kendal in February and the attention to detail was fantastic, catering to everyones needs. It was very impressive. Even board games in the bar, ideal when it gets a bit rainy in the Lakes!

Thank Chris G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 60267
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