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Hole in t'Wall

Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
+44 15394 43488
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (30 reviews)
“lamb henry” (14 reviews)
“curry” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Found this oldie worldy pub on trip advisor...off the beaten track and full of charm. Excellent banter with great bar staff who were very welcoming. A partially sighted couple came in and the bar maid went out of her way to help them to a...More

Thank maffewandmaru2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this pub for a couple of drinks very busy place, we were lucky to get a table, they had a great range of beers and we also dined here, the staff were very welcoming on our visit, the food wasn't too expensive, to...More

Thank cricket2m
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved this place ! After a lovely morning sailing spent the afternoon basking on the terrace to the front and then inside. Great staff, charming interior and thoroughly enjoyed it - would definitely go again

Thank Gill J
Reviewed 1 week ago

called in for a couple of drinks and a bite to eat, had pork pie and pork scratchings which was really good followed by a few pints of real ale, the pub serves three smaller measures of different real ales for the same price of...More

Thank william m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had two great nights in this bar. The staff are great the pub is comfortable and the choice was great. I'd recommend death door gin and grapefruit tonic totally amazing. It has live music which was good but stuff isn't so loud you can't...More

Thank katieann2604
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off for dinner and a few drinks early evening. Good service and staff. Good selection and local beers on tap as you would expect. Food was well priced for the amount you get as well as hot and tasty. Interesting decor inside to keep...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for beer and a bite , ordered nachos to share, they arrived well presented but on first bite found a sharp shard of glazed China , staff explained it was due to stacking dishes on top of each other and replaced it with...More

Thank John k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reviews on this place and being told about it by friend. Me and my partner where really excited about this pub, and it didn't disappoint. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Food was delicious. Atmosphere really good. Small inside so fills up quickly. But there's...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a quick drink. I had the damson cider it was lovely. The pub is quaint and has a lovely history and charm. The food looked tasty and i heard customers recommend the steak and ale pie which looked amazing, served with...More

Thank mrsroberts2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my regular pubs when I'm up in Windermere. Nice food plenty of beers on offer and beer garden outside. Not to expensive great value meals, friendly atmosphere. Never feel intimidated walking in alone

Thank Yvonne T
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Questions & Answers
steve c
12 July 2017|
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Response from ElaineJEastYorkshire | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure but they do advertise and it's a great place
linda h
7 April 2017|
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Response from Helvellyn2009 | Reviewed this property |
It's a very busy place! I don't think they book tables?
Annew G
9 February 2016|
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Response from Murphymelling | Reviewed this property |
Every time I have been the hole in the wall there is always live music on over the weekend
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43488
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