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The Punch Bowl

$$ - $$$, British,
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
+44 15395 60267
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Punch Bowl on a long weekend to Kendal. On our first visit the staff were very friendly and accommodating, the food was good and the place was clean and well presented. We decided to visit again for Sunday lunch and were not...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m really not one for complaining and very seldom do Id sooner suck it up pay the bill and never return. I thought on this occasion I should say something so they could maybe get it right for the next customer. After very discreetly complaining...More

Thank Joannelyon39
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a lovely find, the perfect last meal for our trip to Cumbria! The lamb was cooked to perfection, beautiful scallops and the service was very good. We enjoyed a lovely cheese board and wine. Perfect!

Thank SarahD2020
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The food and hospitality are very good and there are some great theme nights such as steak nights reasonable prices and great service a great place to eat

Thank maisieCumbria
Reviewed September 9, 2018

There's so many places to eat in Kendal, but this pub stands out as it offers home made food at sensible prices. The staff have always been polite and helpful and the selection of drinks is great. Their Sunday roasts are fab, and even the...More

Thank Tom_And_Louise
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We popped in here for lunch during a recent trip staying in Endmoor. We only ordered a burger, cheese sandwich and pasta and nuggets for the kids. Sorry to say it was very mediocre. The breadcames used seemed to be stale, they put what I...More

Thank wbobs
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Just been for our tea.natchoes for starter's.main meal was fabulous but could not eat it all.thankyou Dave and staff.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Our first time at this place. Good choice of menu. Pleasant surroundings to eat in. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food really good.

Thank kwantumleap
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Second visit to this Inn & we were not disappointed. Outstanding service and food..Lovely clean & friendly place..Allowed us to take my little Yorkie in & offered him a drink as the temp was soaring outside.. Included a menu in the pictures added..

Thank Janet P
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I've not been to this pub for years so a friend and I called in to see how it had changed. The service was friendly. We ordered food and it came quickly. The mango and brie bites are a fabulous starter - really good. I...More

1  Thank Kazza9173
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$39
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 60267
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