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The Punch Bowl

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A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
+44 15395 60267
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Had a lovely meal food hot and well cooked, a very pleasent all round experiance would recomend this pub to anybody who wants a nice meal

Thank mark g
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place and glad we did. The food was good, atmosphere nice. Various games for kids. Staff were friendly

Thank Helen W
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely marvellous food,great company,brilliant staff and owner, made us feel very welcome on arrival, went for a family meal brilliant food couldn't fault anything. Staff very attentive making sure that your stay is pleasurable . Love this place and also the Kendal mint cake vodka is deffo a must buy to all love love love it, deffo coming again and... More 

Thank Hayley D
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Our hosts at Miller's Beck recommended this place. Quite busy, families coming and going the whole time we were there. Enjoyed a very nice meal served by very friendly staff.

Thank Linseedruggers
Kendal, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great pub with decently priced home-cooked food. Loads of offers including if you order in the voice of homer simpson you get 10%off!! Friendly staff, good selection of drinks including their own gingerbread vodka. Lots of parking. Will be going back!

Thank Sarah G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Ate here two nights running on a recent stay at a nearby hotel.Good choice of beers and a real country inn welcome by a friendly and efficient staff.Mid range price wise,the food is delicious.As a result the pub and restaurant get busy and it is advisable took book to ensure a table ,even mid week Easy to get to on... More 

Thank Geoffrey C
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

very friendly good food good size car park seating outside Excellent food and welcoming staff from start to finish, excellent value for money We would certainly go out of our way to eat there again.

Thank camerons83
Kendal, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Not visited this hostelry for 12 years and it has changed. The food is good local produce and proved to be very popular from all the tables around us on a steady Tuesday evening. I went for the lamb rogan josh. Plenty for most appetites, with plenty of lamb and rice. Would have it again. My wife had the cottage... More 

Thank Graham B
1 review
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Best fish and chips I've ever had. Good service too. We would certainly go out of our way to eat there again.

Thank Jean G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Excellent food and welcoming staff from start to finish, excellent value for money and within walking distance of guest house

Thank malc2002

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?