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Royal Oak Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Brantfell Road | St Martins Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
+44 15394 43970
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Brantfell Road | St Martins Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thought this was a lovely place, visited twice the first time was for Sunday lunch, enjoyable meal, no meat choice it was chicken or chicken. The second time we visited we had Fish & Chips, again lovely. The food portions were good. The only...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karenJ8500DF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband came here for lunch whilst visiting Bowness-on-Windermere. We were looking for good quality grub in a cosy pub and that’s exactly what we got! We had a Camembert sharer to start which was amazing, followed by Cumbrian Cottage pie and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 164sallyo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a two night stay at the, Royal Oak Inn. We had previously stayed here some four years ago and loved it then so did not hesitate to book again and we were not disappointed. On checking in we were shown to our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MotoWoodsey
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

After much searching around and bad experiences at other places we opted for the Royal Oak Inn. I phoned up and booked a table and staff we're very helpful on the phone. Arrived and we grabbed a drink straight away while we choose our food....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank robhunton
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service, friendly staff and good food. Extremely good value for money too. An excellent way to while away a rainy day by the open fire. They specify on the menu which meals can be made gluten free, and the majority of them can be.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bigj0bb0
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Pate very good , lasagne very good , service staff very good . Staff very friendly enjoyed our meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kathryn098765
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

So happy we found this place! The room was spacious, clean and the bed was very comfortable. I can’t fault anything at all. The location is perfect for walking into Bowness. The staff were so helpful and friendly and the owners daughter was fantastic. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eva K
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Dropped in on a rainy day for an early lunch and the food and drink were excellent. A lovely welcoming fire was burning and as it was nearly Halloween the soup of the day was pumpkin which was a nice touch. I had the Haddock...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank James P
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Great food, fab price, polite and friendly staff, we all hadl the gammon ,which was lovely and plenty of it, good beer to.Can recommend.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Lake District and our first hotel stay of the trip. Everything to follow was great but did not compare to The Royal Oak Inn. Checking in at the bar while enjoying a pint of bitter is the way...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bunnyfarts
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Nikki H
12 October 2018|
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Response from mightymiller | Reviewed this property |
Two meals, lasagne and steak and ale pie, pint and a half £29. Great value and good prices throughout. Excellent portion sizes too
20 May 2017|
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Response from D5074GEcharlottec | 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, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brantfell Road | St Martins Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43970
  • E-mail
Tel: 015394 42970
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