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Hole in t'Wall

Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
+44 15394 43488
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (34 reviews)
“lamb henry” (19 reviews)
“curry” (22 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Hole in t’Wall at Bowness is well worth a visit and is rightly popular because of its good atmosphere with all sorts of interesting collector’s items and historical artefacts on show befitting its distinguished history. The pub is tucked away in a quiet spot...More

Thank CrustyPatch
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for drinks and this pub is definately worth a visit it is very quaint old style pub and the drinks are reasonably priced. Staff were very friendly

Thank beee1986
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came across the pub and having read some reviews thought it was worth a look. It certainly was...lovely historic building, with local ales and flavoured prosecco. We ordered food, both opting for the lamb Henry and it was lovely. Really melt in the mouth and...More

Thank Tanlins
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic very old pub with loads of real ale good atmosphere and lovely open fire would be perfect for me if they did a CAMRA discount

Thank lancasterman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

2nd time here now and it’s not let me down again ... lovely friendly staff ... great cask ales ...wonderful interior and great wholesome pub food . This place will not let you down if you want great pub grub .... it’s a must visit...More

Thank Trant55
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great little pub with real ales (which don't agree with me but tasted great at the time!). It is an olde worldy type pub which on the whole is welcoming and reasonably priced with lovely open fires and great outdoor seating -...More

Thank MikeyN42
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a find from the first greeting to the last, was as good as you get today...anywhere....!!..... Pubs today look at their tills to decipher whether It was a good day or not....this place, people come first, which leads to a good till....other pubs need...More

Thank A2Zoffun
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a rainy lakes day Good selection of quality beers in tip-top condition. Very good soup and sandwiches and good value Very friendly staff Well worth seeking out if in Bowness

Thank tractorboy59
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sought this place out as I remember going in years ago when a youngster . Place hadn't changed much . Still fantastic a "proper " pub

Thank chris c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Bowness and always return to the Hole in t'wall for our evening meal. The food is just gorgeous and you get big portions. Definitely recommend the Lamb Henry and Steak and Ale pie.

Thank Kyle R
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Brenda S
3 March 2018|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so but give them a call.
Mavis W
4 October 2017|
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Response from katieann2604 | Reviewed this property |
ask the staff they are super friendly x
28 September 2017|
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Response from Jane L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I believe so.
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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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