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The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant

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Cockermouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delicious food in lovely surroundings. Staff friendly too. One of our party has difficulty walking but we were able to drop off right outside the door. From memory there are a few internal steps which may trouble some, but my Dad managed them OK. Bit of a way from anywhere but well worth the drive.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went as a family group over Christmas and loved it . From the moment we arrived we were greeted by the manager who was most welcoming and showed us to our table, very varied and excellent menu and most accommodating chef with people with varying tastes, from starter to main then sweet all were very high standard with great...

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1Thank transitmann
Reviewed 1 week ago

9 of us here for my Dad's 90th birthday lunch. Such a welcoming place, everyone was so friendly which made the occasion even better. The food was wonderful (my Dad as an ex-butcher normally finds the meat anywhere we go not quite up to scratch, but was happy for once!). Great unhurried 3 hour lunch, and my little lad loved...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the first moment we arrived we felt cared for. The staff are superb friendly and welcoming.We had a two night break and ate in the restaurant both evenings.There is a great atmosphere and lovely log fires very relaxing place to be.The food is excellent a venison tartare was exquisite and the cheese soufflé both need special mention.The rooms are...

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cumbria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very warm welcome as we entered. Quickly and calmly sorted seating arrangements for an extra guest. Arranged an alternative starter for one member who wasn't keen on any other starter. Food amazing! The Punch Bowl is a gorgeous venue and the food is amazing! Staff couldn't be any better.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for our Anniversary while on holiday in the lake district. The meal was fabulous as was the service. My wife is a coeliac and the menu catered well for her dietary needs too. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Lou986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing menu and food there was 10 of us we were seated in a cosy part of the restaurant and wanted for nothing,the management & staff are really friendly making you feel relaxed enabling you to enjoy the food I also recommend the Swan blond real ale .

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Thank Superbocklad
France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and good service makes the Punch Bowl Inn well worth a visit. We had an overnight stay and enjoyed the experience.A little pricey overall so it does not attract the bargain hunters looking for a "pie and a pint" on the cheap. The staff are all pleasant and we were looked after.

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Thank vindetable
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in after visiting Askham Hall and were very pleased that we did. Staff very friendly and efficient even though it was very busy. Sunday lunch very good with generous portions. Range of desserts very good

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went on the Thursday before Christmas as I had some vouchers to be used. We had heard they had a new chef so we were slightly apprehensive as to what it would be like. We needn't of worried, it was as always outstanding. We sat in the dining room and it was slightly more formal than...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant

Address: Lyth Valley, Crosthwaite LA8 8HR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Crosthwaite
Price Range: $168 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“For cosy rooms with a view down the valley choose Danson or Peake.”
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“All seemed individual and unique”
 of 5 bubbles dianaegmore, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We only had dinner at the Punch Bowl so unable to comment on the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles K1TTB, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Use the Punch Bowl website to choose your room, they are all very individual.”
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