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Biggar Bank Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 3YE, England
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a diner at the Roundhouse for as long as I can remember and in it's hey day it was the busiest and best Chinese buffet in town. Now it's not worth the drive over the bridge. The building is cold, drab and in need of a make over. The fact the restaurant barely has half a dozen customers... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the round house last week, the beer from the pump was flat and had to be sent back. Although the buffet food was nice there was not a lot of each choice, it seemed like things weren't replenished once they were getting low. Also the waitress started collecting everyone's plates whilst people were still eating!

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Thank L7290W
Ulverston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely people working, very attentive. The food was amazing. Definitely will be back. 100% on everything, and the views over the beach is brilliant

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1 Thank naya c
Lake Jackson, Texas
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195 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

This restaurant, located on Walney Island was special for its location and architecture. It is rather out-of-the-way. We found it worth the drive from Barrow.

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Thank JohnWard2013
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

Our favourite restaurant for family celebrations. Plenty of choice to suit all tastes. It provides many courses if desired-soup, starters, crispy duck pancakes, main meals, fruit and banana fritters. The house wine was reasonable and very pleasant. The restaurant provides lovely views of the sea.

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3 Thank Winifred E
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I went with my grandparents and a wonderful time. The staff were really friendly and looked after my grandparents. The food was hot and delicious and the banana fritter to end was great.

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3 Thank Samuel C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

The round house offered a fantastic range of high quality food which left us all satisfied and comfortable. The buffet shows a great quantity, which does not detract from the quality at all. The staff are friendly as ever and catered to our every need. The wonderful venue, food and service combined to form a truly great evening meal for... More 

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3 Thank Jacob C
Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent buffet with great variety. The food is always hot and fresh. It is great value and a dessert is included with the menu.

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3 Thank Cathy41_11
Kendal, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

An excellent place to visit and the friendly staff always make you feel welcome. I hoghly recommend trying their soups and the Spare Ribs...beautiful

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2 Thank leeharris1971
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240 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

The views overlooking the Irish Sea are lovely the restaurant can be a bit chilly at times particulary with an onshore gale is blowing around the building. The food is not the best in the area but not the worst. Last year I would give a 5 so it is still not too bad, the staff are friendly and helpful,... More 

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2 Thank Norman P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Biggar Bank Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 3YE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Barrow-in-Furness

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