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Royal Oak Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
+44 15394 43970
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose steak pies off main menu, looked good but was a bit bland, and some of steak was chewy were other pieces fell apart. Chips were good n nice veg. No extra gravy though, and drinks for pub were quite expensive

Thank holidaylover201059
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little pub! Friendly and cosy atmosphere. To say you get parking and breakfast included for £45 a night you can’t go wrong. Rooms are clean and tidy albeit a tad on the small side but they do the job! Will definitely be recommending to...More

Thank Charlotte I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub is a lovely cosy friendly and dog friendly pub. It is a traditional English pub which is a refreshing change,The decor is fitting with tradition the bar is brilliant with various ales on show. Our cocker spaniels just love that warm fireplace a...More

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovly food friendly staff nothing to much trouble nice guest ales cosy traditional lakeland pub,dog friendly

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews and was happy to come and eat at the Royal Oak. To be fair we came as a large group but we ordered as couples so as not to put pressure on the busy bar. So we ordered two steaks, salads, one...More

Thank Clachangirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we've been to the Royal Oak and we love it. The food is delicious and of a very good quality. The staff are very personable, the drinks reasonable and they have real ales with samples to try. Going at this...More

Thank Mandy K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This traditional pub offers ensuite rooms and although the rooms are small or at least mine was even as it was only for one person it was functional, clean, tidy and comfortable. The food in the bar is also a good standard and as resident...More

Thank clive b
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Came across this lovely little pub/restaurant online and glad we did. Lovely place with a relaxed atmosphere. Food is fantastic!! We ate here throughout our break in Bowness as it was the best meal we had. The staff are friendly, the fire was roaring and...More

Thank Louise-Megan
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

What better after a long walk than reaching a pub like this! Excellent choice of drinks and lovely menu. Steak and ale pie highly recommended. Lovely open fire, especially great for dogs to relax in front of.

Thank D1273
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We have stayed a few times, but chose the Royal Oak as our friends were traveling from Scotland to spend the weekend with us! Rooms clean and fresh and made up daily, breakfast is delicious hot and plentiful! Staff are all helpful especially as when...More

Thank judithLiverpool
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Response from Charlotte C | Reviewed this property |
It sure is! :)
21 May 2016|
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Response from howard l | Reviewed this property |
All the rooms are different sizes, if you want the largest room ask for the room with a Bay window on the first floor, it also includes breakfast in the room if requested, the other rooms are small but very nice as you can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43970
Tel: 015394 42970
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