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The Albert

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Queens Square | Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
+44 15394 43241
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10:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 01:30
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unwelcoming and totally unfriendly to non locals ..... don't even think about asking for your pint to be topped up .... I asked ... land lady looked at the locals sniggerd laughed and totally killed my Guinness ..... we ordered food and they chose to forget about our order .... I'd walked past the bar where the chef was stood... More 

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1 Thank Mark M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere and good selection of foods. We had fish and chips and a fish burger, the portions were huge. It defeated me and I had to leave some. good value and a nice meal.

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Thank ellee79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently ate at the Albert. The food was amazing. We chose from the specials menu and it was fantastic value for the money. It was presented beautifully. We also chose to go in for just drinks the night before and it was so comfortable and friendly. Will definitely return when we go back to Bowness

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Thank Terri B
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a november evening. Lashing down outside not a soul about but that's because they were all in here ! Cosy fires and friendly staff. Portions are humongous and left three quarters of mine ! Reasonably priced pub food but very tasty just far too much of it ! Dog friendly too

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Thank Sammy B
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on off chance for Sunday lunch... It was gorgeous quite simply!! The place was heaving so get there early! The roast beef was amazing and the Yorkshire puddings were lovely !! A must for Sunday lunch

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Thank Hugoboss3
Bury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here twice on a recent visit to Bowness - food was excellent on both occasions and other restaurants in the area don't come close. Busiest pub in Bowness by a long chalk and this is reflected in the relaxed, casual atmosphere.

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Thank LindsayJayne104
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few drinks here on our last night as we were staying next door. Nice place, bit quieter than other bars we went to but good.

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Thank suzanne s
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful Pub this is!! We popped in for lunch on a very wet Friday afternoon. It seems a lot bigger inside than it does from the outside! Ample seating area. The lunches we had were really nice and served reasonably quickly considering how busy the place was. The food was good, the choice and quality of the drinks... More 

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Thank f1paul
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always go the Alberts when in bowness for a drink or meal Food is fantastic and staff are great. I would like to thank the tall lad with dark hair who served are food he was so polite and nothing was to much But all the staff are great A must if you are going to bowness

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Thank Murphymelling
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite it being busy and being told there would be a wait for food we were served quickly. The food was tasty and excellent value. Good choice of beers and wines

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:30
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Square | Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43241
Description
The Albert hotel welcomes you to the perfect place to eat, drink and relax. Just a stone's throw from England largest lake,Lake Windermere.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?