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The Magic Roundabout

8 Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
+44 15394 43535
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“beef brisket” (5 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
8 Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
All Details
Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Magic Roundabout
1. Delicious Breakfasts
"Stopped for breakfast on our way home - absolutely fantastic!"
Katie Y
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2. Fantastic Food
"Everything tasted amazing and was cooked beautifully"
FlutterButterfly2013
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3. Extensive Gin Bar
"a fantastic gin menu, possibly one of the best we've ever seen!"
Karen L
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1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious food made with top quality ingredients at a reasonable price. Quirky little place with lots of character. Will return and highly recommend!

Thank kimveldy
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Kim, thank you for your positive review and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped of here at lunch time , small place , but lovely atmosphere , food was really good , served a lovely rhubarb gin , staff friendly , couldn’t ask for more , would go back , and definitely recommend :)

3  Thank tonyq702
Magic R, Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. The ground floor is quite small but we do have two more floors of seating above

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ideally located in the heart of the village. Excellent, generous full English breakfast with polite staff and good service. The ambiance is cosy and there is an 'al fresco' table area for summer months (and smokers). Altogether a pleasant experience!

Thank Navigator19566503282
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear guest, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our breakfast, staff and restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in for quick respite from the rain and grab a quick bite to eat. Lovely quirky decor, tables are wonderfully set and the staff super friendly. The coffee was the best one I’d had in the two weeks I’d been in the UK and...More

Thank Dave B
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Dave, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our coffee (its Kimbo if you want to look for it!), restaurant and food. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just been to the magic roundabout and magic it was. Beautiful food, lovely attentive polite staff and a great chef. Had baby back ribs, hubby had burger, all cooked to perfection. Trio of cakes for desert, amazing, best meal in Windermere by far. Thank you...More

1  Thank Debra H
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Debra, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our food, staff and chef. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food!! Good quality food, plenty of choice. Everything cooked amazingly well, service was quick and all the food tasted amazing! Highly recommend! Will be back!!

Thank emmal793
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our food. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in the afternoon for drinkks and enjoyed a measure (very small) of mulled gin whilst sitting outside The drinks were unusual and delicious so decided to book for evening meal here. We are fans of Reds BBQ Smokehouse so we were really looking...More

Thank DAW50
MagicR3, Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, we would like to thank you for visit, review and compliments on our drinks. We are sorry that the food was not up to standards. We always try to offer the best quality and service and if this doesn't happen we always offer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had ribs and beef brisket, the best brisket ever eaten and ribs were divine, desserts to die for! Staff friendly! A great night out!

Thank F9836PTmarkt
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our food and restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for breakfast as no other business was open. We were not disappointed, the staff were welcoming and attentive , the food was delicious and well presented. The cafe/bar was cosy and had a warm calming atmosphere. X

Thank jeanf438
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our breakfast and restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a vegetarian and gluten intolerant makes it often hard to find decent places to eat. There is no reason other than lack of imagination. I cook alot myself and used to chef. But well done to this place for offering a really lovely full...More

Thank iglooiglorium
MagicR3, Guest Relations Manager at The Magic Roundabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for your positive review and compliments on our food and restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes, The Magic Roundabout

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:30
Saturday
08:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43535
  • E-mail
Description
The Magic Roundabout in the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere. Cafe. Gin Bar. Restaurant. Smokehouse. Open daily serving from morning until late.
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