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The Masons Arms

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Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
+44 15395 68486
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish cakes” (21 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Having arrived to stay at The Mason's we had a meal booked for the first evening. The food is lovely. Well presented and good value for money. The staff are friendly and efficient

Thank JED121013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great varied menu, lovely seating indoors in various rooms and outside. Great for lunch after a countryside walk or dinner. Lovely staff and delicious food, one of the best in the area.

Thank Agneszena
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Two night stay in Lake District near Windermere and found this pub on Trip Advisor. About 6 miles out from Windermere but worth the drive. Some great specials like stew of the day and some great pub classics like fish and chips. We enjoyed the...More

Thank wandrew101
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for a pint at lunch time and loved the place so much we went back at night for a meal. I had the venison and blue cheese pie with chunky chips, food was great, the bar is typically old down stairs with a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited without booking and got great service and great food. Excellent views too, would go back without a doubt!

Thank lpjeeves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint place was recommended to us by a friend in Bristol and we were not disappointed. It has beautiful views and in my opinion some of the best food/wine in the area. We sat upstairs which was very peaceful and romantic.

Thank danniknight
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here with family during a weekend in February including a 9 month old (highchair provided). Food was exceptional and the portion size was very generous! Highly recommend if you're in the area.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been going here since living in the lakes 10 years or so ago, now always pay a visit when in the area, as it's full of our personal memories Anyway, review- Food is great. Can get busy in here for obvious reasons so sometimes there...More

Thank harpersimon
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Booked for a Friday night dinner at this pub. We turned up early at 6pm and it was packed! The service, choice and quality of food, choice of the wine and beer were all excellent! A word a warning, book a table in advance. Also...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Recommended by a friend and we were not disappointed. Straight to our table passing the queue waiting( glad we booked ). great service. Food was AMAZING. Service excellent. Views spectacular.

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8 February 2018|
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Response from mikew47 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, an upstairs private room
22 September 2017|
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Response from aecoleman1969 | Reviewed this property |
dogs are not allowed in the bar area unfortunately
22 April 2017|
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Response from Kelly Marie G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on bus route but can bike there walk or taxi etc. No train route direct. Dress how you like there's people from all walks of life visit here :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 68486
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