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Royal Oak Inn

Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
+44 15394 43970
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our way back to our hotel we stayed for a drink at the Royal. It was very pleasant sitting outside in the evening sunshine. Drinks were reasonably priced and lovely and cool. The toilets were spotlessly clean. We enjoyed chatting to the partner of...More

Thank Lindsay H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good, service was fantastic, prices were fair. What a nice pub in the middle of town, so welcoming and accommodating. Well done The Royal Oak Inn.

Thank LisaHampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely roast dinner for the family ! The kids finished all there food which says it all! All three meats very succulent and every desert included in the the £16.95 carvery menu were lovely! Well done ! Remember to book especially for the Sunday roast,...More

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place on the last night of our stay, bit the staff and atmosphere was lovely. We only had drinks but felt really comfortable here.

Thank Peanut732
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner and a couple of pints. Great barman, but on his own he was understaffed, serving drinks, delivering meals and cleaning tables. After waiting at the bar to order meals, he was most apologetic. Meals were delivered quickly and were piping hot,...More

Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night room 10 which I was told was an upgrade and overlooks the car park. This is one of the rooms that has a bay window and breakfast was served in your room which was not an option you had to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently came for dinner here last week. We ordered the chicken wings with sweet chillie which was really dry and bland. O had hu ters chicken and chips the chips tasted like they were soaked in fat. Parnter got mint lamb burger which was...More

Thank CallyD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled on it by chance when searching for a Sunday Roast together with wife and 2 dogs. Good value roasts at £7.95 and a very good range of cask ales. Seems like a proper value for money boozer.pleasant bar staff.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great food, great location, great staff and great selection of beers, if you like real ales then there isn't anywhere else in Bowness or Windermere......all you could want in the Lake District!!

Thank seatrout61
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this pub on our way back to the hotel last night having been out to dinner and a few drinks. The first member of staff that we dealt with was lovely, great service and they take contactless cards, fantastic. However, my boyfriend lifted me...More

Thank L4ur4R31d
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Response from Charlotte C | Reviewed this property |
It sure is! :)
22 May 2016|
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Response from howard l | Reviewed this property |
All the rooms are different sizes, if you want the largest room ask for the room with a Bay window on the first floor, it also includes breakfast in the room if requested, the other rooms are small but very nice as you can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43970
Tel: 015394 42970
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