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The Masons Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
+44 15395 68486
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (44 reviews)
“ham hock” (10 reviews)
“fish cakes” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
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1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place at any time of the year, the food is second to none, the ribs being my particular favourite, great atmosphere and very well run. Will someone please do something about the front door, we had to get up at least 8...More

2  Thank PrimalSteve
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Masons Arms on 2nd January and will definitely be back! As someone with coeliac disease it was important to find somewhere that had several gluten free options. Although they aren’t all listed on the menu, such as the pie or lamb, others can...More

1  Thank lancymanc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here a couple of months ago and ever since my boyfriend has been desperate to try the famous ribs!! He spotted them after ordering last time and they’ve been haunting him ever since!! It’s safe to say he wasn’t disappointed!!! We came here...More

Thank REW29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was an amazing vintage pub lovely tasty food. Really enjoyed our lunch it he cosy environment. We brought some fudge which was yummy. Staff are very polite and respectful.

Thank Dumlis
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub in a secluded area of the Lake District, nice and cosy atmosphere inside with an open fire although I can imagine it getting rather cramped when full! The food was excellent and while it took some time to arrive it was well worth...More

Thank Nomad2k17
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I with our daughter rented a house just for two days in Crosthwaite, Kendal. The house turned out to be in the middle of nowhere, in countryside between Windermere and Kendal. Reaching to the place was a real adventure for us, but...More

Thank hno73
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This place seems to have a micro-climate; people sitting outside in November! A solid English style pub meal and reasonable value. Pie of the day is good and is obviously home made with crust falling over the edge of the container. Nice steak pie with...More

Thank geofflancs
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Finally got here after years of recommendations. It's a little out the way and there's some dark country lanes to navigate but definitely worth the trip. First the atmosphere is lovely, very cosy and nice romantic country feel. Food is restricted to certain hours and...More

Thank Joleen22
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We live nearby so often pop up in the afternoon for a couple of drinks and to read the papers. I've had many a good meal here over the years. On a nice afternoon it is lovely to sit outside and contemplate the view and...More

1  Thank AngryDancing
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We tool our friends here as we thought they'd like the cost small Pub feel; they did. The fire was roaring hot and the place was full, but we just managed to bag the last table in the snug. The menu has the usual Pub...More

Thank machinmad
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neilbooth62
22 September 2017|
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Response from aecoleman1969 | Reviewed this property |
dogs are not allowed in the bar area unfortunately
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stevendanielmiller
22 April 2017|
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Response from Kelly Marie G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on bus route but can bike there walk or taxi etc. No train route direct. Dress how you like there's people from all walks of life visit here :)
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stevendanielmiller
22 April 2017|
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Response from N00kie | Reviewed this property |
You would need a car to get here and I would say it was casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 68486
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