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Punch Bowl Inn Restaurant

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Swaledale €€ - €€€ , British,
| North Yorkshire, Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
+44 333 700 0779
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
| North Yorkshire, Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were there on tuesday.. steak night! it was great. 12 pounds with a beer for 1/2 price. Nice Meat with tasty sidedishes..

Thank Danny J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a two night stay in a superior room with breakfast plus evening meals. The bedroom was good size and the bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was also roomy and I was pleased to find it had a decent size shower cabinet with...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for some that went beyond the normal pub grub. Found this place and very pleased we did. Lovely location, good ambience, varied creative menu. We found the food and service very good.

Thank JDC43Fox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking out over Swaledale, this is a great place to have a drink or a bite in the sun. The food was average (maybe slightly above for the area, but nothing special), but the staff is very friendly and the views hard to beat

Thank DiBoS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All the food is good in Swaledale, and you can be assured of fresh, home-cooked food in most of the pubs in the dale - but if you are looking for an above-average food experience, at a price, then the Punch Bowl is for you....More

Thank Bradlenin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here back in June for a traditional Sunday Lunch, we rang ahead to book as we had the dog with us and needed to sit in the bar area. On arrival we decided to sit outside as it was a lovely day, the...More

Thank Louisejshepherd
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had a great lunch here and sat outside taking in the Dales landscape, a short distance away from our holiday cottage. Reviews in the Visitors Book at our rental all raved about the service & food selection at this venue. We weren't disappointed. Cheers!...More

Thank Gel J
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We've eaten at the Punchbowl many times when visiting Swaledale. We ate there twice on our most recent trip, and were disappointed on both occasions. The plates get larger, which serves to emphasise the portions getting smaller and smaller. Not only that but food was...More

Thank KarenEastSussex
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Went for dinner on a Sunday, and really enjoyed the experience. The menu is a little more upmarket than you'd find in most of the villages in the area. A lamb rump dish good, and my partner really liked her pasta with artichokes. A summer...More

Thank davout
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A group of 16 booked here for a Sunday carvery as part of a driving your round the Dales. The restaurant were a pleasure to deal with when booking and very accommodating when we had to delay or reservation by an hour at short notice...More

Thank Nick S
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12 March 2015|
Response from Charles C | Property representative |
Yes we accept dogs in specific rooms
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | North Yorkshire, Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 6PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Swaledale
  • Phone Number: +44 333 700 0779
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Located within some of the most breathtaking scenery in Yorkshire, The Punch Bowl Inn, Swaledale, offers high quality accommodation, excellent facilities and a very warm welcome in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The original character of this 17th century inn is discerningly combined with contemporary luxury, to provide our guests with a stylish yet relaxing base from which to enjoy the stunning Yorkshire Dales as featured in the ITV series ‘The Dales’.
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