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Burn How Restaurant & lounge Bar

Back Belsfield Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HH, England
+44 15394 46226
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 weeks ago
“Excellent food”
25 Sep 2017
“Taking visitors out to dinner”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Back Belsfield Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HH, England
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

Nothing was too much trouble & the evening meal every night was fabulous. Breakfast each morning was lovely too with a wonderful selection of fruits of every description. Presentation of food was excellent & a delight to the eyes. The dining experience was truly lovely,...More

Thank Joy F
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Lovely environment to enjoy a meal, service was excellent, well done Dorothy! Great fillet steak. All food very well presented and prepared. Will definitely be back again soon.

Thank Airline1
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Myself and my wife enjoyed our meal here. We thought the staff where very friendly and pleasant. Food arrived quickly and was of terrific quality. The decor is a little like ya grans but i liked it. It was homely and warm and comfortable. Top...More

Thank gareth t
Reviewed 21 September 2015

As good as any top class restaurant! Beautifully presented with ample portions. Small bar but adequate. Nice clean, light and airy restaurant.

Thank Adele W
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Only had breakfasts but plenty of choice and wonderful service, staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank christine c
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We have eaten in a few places in Bowness and mostly they have been fine. We were looking for somewhere on a Saturday night and I noticed the reviews of the Burn How were particularly good. I obtained a reservation for a party of four...More

2  Thank nufcnut
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We chose to book here for dinner on a Saturday evening as a result of the previous reviews that described it as out of the way with such a high standard of food. We were not disappointed. The service was excellent attentive and friendly. The...More

Thank jivedriver
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

We have been to Bowness a few times and came across this restaurant by chance having booked a 2 night stay at the hotel - absolutely fantastic. The setting is beautiful. It is situated near The Belsfield Hotel, tucked away in picturesque scenery of wildlife...More

2  Thank Cadoo92
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Peaceful setting with plenty of room. Menu had a good varied choice of starters and main courses. Starter of Burn How fish cakes excellent and the lemon pickle was delicious. The other starter of confit duck leg with Serrano ham wasn't exactly as per the...More

2  Thank CHandFH
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Excellent food and wine at reasonable prices marvellous staff and very welcoming, a small bar but we sat in the lounge and had our drinks served with complimentary nibbles which were much appreciated.

3  Thank thewineking
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25 January 2015|
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Response from rosco370 | Reviewed this property |
We did see some people with dogs but none in main building just give them a call and they are so nice and helpful they will let you know
25 January 2015|
Response from Cate A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know but I would suggest you phone them, they are very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$74 - US$74
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Back Belsfield Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46226
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