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Beresford Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JG, England
+44 15394 88488
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Beresfords before and we're pleased to find that high standards have been maintained. A pleasant atmosphere, good service and lovely food from a fairly extensive menu. Especially of note was the special Mexican beef. During our weeks holiday we visited twice.

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Thank Joanieh08
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great little find last time we came to Windermere hence this visit. Early bird menu is great and a great choice for all. The owners/staff are lovely so friendly and helpful and we're great with our young son even though they were very busy. Slightly out of bowness main area but worth the little walk up the hill and is... More 

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Thank jobre1
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Staff friendly and efficient despite busy sitting. Food slightly disappointing. Selection from set menu could have been better

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Thank Charlotte S
newport gwent
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place. We had the early evening 2 course special which is great value. All good was hot & fresh. Portions not very big though. Drinks are also reasonably priced.

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Thank babeingwent
Darlington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is much nicer than it looks from the outside. We went for the early bird menu which was perfectly cooked, with a sticky toffee pudding to die for, and it was so good we went back again the second night of our stay, and weren't disappointed. The service was excellent, we sat in the window so could do as... More 

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Thank TRB5548
wigan, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We came here for a meal on a friday night. The food was lovely, however the staff could not get on and it created a bit of an atmosphere. I dont want to hear people arguing (staff especially) when I am out for a meal. However do not let this put you off because the service was still good and... More 

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is a nice restaurant with well spaced out tables. From the outside it can look like a pub but don't be deceived. Inside it is very tasteful we ate here twice. The first time my husband and I had the garlic prawns for a starter with a warm gluten free roll. Then my husband had the chciken in mushroom... More 

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Thank N00kie
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Excellent pleasant man and lady went for £10 2 course meal - soup was nice but the actual main course size was disappointing 2 meat, 3 roast and Yorkshire but a small amount of other (broccoli, red cabbage and carrots between the 2 of us and nothing else) certainly not worth £10. The actual taste was nice though and the... More 

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Thank David C
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I came to this restaurant with my wife as we were on a short break, although the restaurant looked of a good quality the food and service was diabolical. My wife ordered the steak and mushroom pie, what arrived was a dish of warmed meat and mushroom from a can covered with a puff pastry sheet around £2 in cost,... More 

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Thank Dan E
South Elmsall, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Apprehension took hold of me when I first witnessed the building at first glance, delivering a feeling of such a location for, well, let’s say a rowdy evening of entertainment. This of course then created concerns to what food would be presented following our ordering……. How wrong was I; never judge a book by its cover?? I ask you not... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beresford Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?