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The Hare & Hounds Restaurant

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The Hare & Hounds Hotel, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
+44 15395 68785
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Hare & Hounds Hotel, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
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1 - 10 of 341 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for some lunch as we were driving through the area. The pub is dog friendly, which suited us as we had our dog with us. The staff were polite and welcoming, and came over to fuss our dog (always good!). The food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Heather P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ate at this pub last Friday night during our break at the Lakes. The food was good. The service was not great..probably a couple of local youngsters running the place that night. They were friendly enough though.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank markeric
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I have eaten here several times previously and enjoyed each visit. On this occasion though I was a little apprehensive. We had booked a party of 22 to celebrate a family birthday and were informed the restaurant/inn had recently changed ownership so we wondered would...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Been coming to the hare and hounds for years and love it, every time we visit we have food there! We always enjoy the food, drinks, decor and atmosphere of this pub. However, visited this time and brought some friends to make them try the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank natalierose1999
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

No vegan menu. The chef was able to make a burger which was tiny and cost £13 ! Not a good place for vegans to eat.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We have been coming here for over 15 years’ and during that period ownership has changed many times from when Cis and Trevor had this place. We came 6 weeks’ ago for Sunday Lunch and the food was excellent. 2 courses £15, first class beef,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Grabybaby
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Food and service was excellent. Friendly efficient staff. Good choice on the menu with specials board; everything sounded delicious but we went for the garlic mushrooms and whitebait for starters and fish and chips and steak pie for mains. All was cooked to perfection with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Everything lovely. Beautiful room, gorgeous surroundings, excellent food. Thankyou for a much needed rest

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Carol W
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed Fish Pie & Steak & Ale Pie. Apple crumble delicious. Lovely surroundings- staff friendly & helpful.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank FellowTraveler198197
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Our parents were staying so we called in for dinner with them. Excellent meal, every persons meal was perfect. Pork special was awesome. Only slight downside is not much on offer as a starter, but minor niggle, main more than made up for it! Parents...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Chris S
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21 March 2017|
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Response from HareandhoundsBB | Property representative |
Hi David, Thanks for asking a question, we do allow children in our pub, we have never yet had unruly one though so I'm sure you would enjoy your stay and meal with us, In regards to the review in the telegraph I have to be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Hare & Hounds Hotel, Bowland Bridge LA11 6NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowland Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 68785
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