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Hole in t'Wall

€€ - €€€, British,
Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
+44 15394 43488
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (37 reviews)
“lamb henry” (25 reviews)
“curry” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Went in for lunch. Ordered two meals - lamb henry - was really tasty and good; beer battered cod and chips - terrible. The fish was bought in and ready coated and was severely over-cooked and unpleasant to eat. Shame because the atmosphere in the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We just had drinks here and wow wee, it was very lovely. Staff were warm and friendly and welcoming and was very clean and tidy inside and out. We would definitely go again?

Thank TheOuchPoucher
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Tried to visit on a Saturday night around 7pm along with 5 friends for food. Turned away at the entrance by 2 security people who told us management don’t allow groups of 6+. This was very disappointing as we are 6 mature ladies not rowdy...More

4  Thank michallan65
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We only had drinks here no food It’s a very old pub but lots to see here history wise Good choice of ales Pleasant staff, nice outside seating area

Thank dgosul
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

A friend’s recommendation took us very slightly away from the Main Street and we found this little pearl of a pub. From the moment you step towards the front door with numerous signs warning you of the uneven floor and steps it is all wonderfully...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We attended the Bowness Bay Blues Festival 2018, and stayed at the nearby New Hall Bank Hotel, a mere 30 yards from the hotel front door, which in it'self, was a £3.20p taxi ride away from the lake side. On the last night of our...More

Thank Jan f
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Have been off Tripadvisor a while but some things need to be said! I wonder if the owner/landlord has any idea of what his security staff are upto ??? I have been a very loyal customer to this pub over the years, i normally attend...More

6  Thank Gazel1
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Popped in on a very hot afternoon. Beer garden full so sat in the bar, had a couple of very good ales on offer and they tasted fab. Barmaid was very pleasant and chatty and we enjoyed the ambiance and character of the pub. Will...More

Thank 1Steve_bach
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

First proper staying holiday in the lakes. Found this lovely old pub and we enjoyed a few lovely evenings in what I can only say is a traditional freindly pub with good staff who know their business. Decent grub and excellent ales. Best of all...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We have been here a few times over the years and it is a lovely traditional old pub with a great beer garden when the sun is shining. A great selection of beers on draft. Being served at the bar can be hit and miss...More

Thank YorkshireRoadWarrior
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Brenda S
3 March 2018|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so but give them a call.
Mavis W
4 October 2017|
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Response from katieann2604 | Reviewed this property |
ask the staff they are super friendly x
28 September 2017|
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Response from Jane L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I believe so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43488
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