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The Masons Arms

) #6 of 72 Restaurants in Bowness-on-Windermere ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
+44 15395 68486
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (39 reviews)
“ham hock” (8 reviews)
“fish cakes” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
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81 - 90 of 618 reviews

Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is such a little gem of a place. I fell in love with it as soon as I walked through the door. The staff are on hand with friendly advice and a warm welcome throughout your stay. I found the rooms extremely accommodating, clean...More

Thank Jadey H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

the pub is really lovely and cosy inside with an open fire and big armchairs. outside area looks like it would be lovely in summer. we went for dinner and it was honestly the best food i have had in a long time. absolutely stunning....More

Thank stefanygreen
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The thing with this pub is that to get a table in the bar on a lunchtime you must get there for 12 on the dot. We got a good seat by the fire. Ten minutes later it was full. I had Cajun chicken burger...More

Thank andrewrowe21
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have been visiting for over 30 Years and we always look forward to it. From lazy afternoons with the lads to relaxing time with the family.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Apart from the unsurpassed selection of beers, usually including one of my favourite Belgian fruit beers on draught, the Mason's Arms also has the best ribs that I've ever eaten. Be aware that unless you have a gargantuan appetite, the starter portion is ample. The...More

1  Thank Tony_and_LN
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We ate at the Masons Arms on our first little family holiday (with our 6 month old) we didn't book but were welcomed in no problem. The food was brilliant, big portions and super speedy service! We will definitely be visiting again! Thank you x

1  Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

attended for a surprise birthday treat.. never been and wow it was gorgeous. we had the mushrooms and ribs to start... the ribs were like a main absolutely huge.. the mushrooms as little disappointing as could have done with a few more but tasted lovely....More

2  Thank Kelly Marie G
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My friend and I called in here for lunch on a Sunday without booking. There was a nice big fire and we were given a friendly welcome and told to pick a table. The menu is good if you eat meat but if you don't...More

Thank MaisieMooD
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We always like to pop over to the masons arms when we get a chance. This time there was just me and my wife and as always the good was excellent. My wife's rib eye was good and my three little piggies were wonderful. One...More

Thank toffeefan36
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This pub has a lovely menu and peroni on tap! We have been here several times and the food has always been great. The views on a clear day are fantastic. Would highly recommend

1  Thank jimmy0701
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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 :)
22 April 2017|
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Response from N00kie | Reviewed this property |
You would need a car to get here and I would say it was casual
21 February 2017|
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Response from andrewp435 | Reviewed this property |
Near the fire is good...but very hot!!
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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