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Royal Oak Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
+44 15394 43970
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat out regularly in Bowness and keep on going back to our favourite food. The food in the Royal Oak never falters and is always excellent, my favourite meal is the home made burger and is the best burger i have had anywhere. The...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had been walking around bowness and I said I just fancy a steak pie. We went into the royal oak. We had been before for drinks and I reviewer the roast beef dinner last year. Wife was wondering if we should try another place...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have visited here on many occasions,We only went to Windermere for 1night,but had to go to the Royal Oak for our dinner,Straight away the bar person was welcoming,They'd had a little refit and changed the menu, Both to our liking,Not as...More

Thank CarolMary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning place, been here twice myself, my hubby has been here 4 times, always spot on! Good food, comfortable clean rooms! We married the day before we checked in, went for a walk, and came back to a bottle of bubbly and glasses in...More

1  Thank Linzi G
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited this pub every time last 3 years we have been going to bowness.staff very friendly and great service. good food menu reasonably priced food served freshly cooked. i would highly recommend the royal oak in.

Thank gary c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here on 1st of September. Food and drink reasonably priced compared to other places in lake district.

Thank jennifersnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great guest house - comfy bed - friendly wonderful staff - parking an issue we decided not to risk it and parked by the lake in a public car park which added £15 to our stay but nevermind the car park gets very full and...More

Thank llc1983foodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Bowness two years running over the New Year period and the Royal Oak Inn has been our go to place. It seems to have that rarity of a pub where you just always get chatting to people and it has been the...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu was varied and covered vegetarians too. Served freshly cooked and very tasty! Would definitely eat there again. Only slight downside was some children making an almighty racket at the pool table area! Come on parents just ask them to tone it down a little!

Thank shirl565
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend a lot of time in the lakes from May to September and the same goes for the Royal Oak too. It doesn't matter what you choose off the menu, the food is simply fantastic. The steak and ale pie is to die for....More

1  Thank hodgkinsondave
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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, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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