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The Bowling Green Inn

) #3 of 71 Restaurants in Ashbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Bar, British, Pub
2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
+44 1335 342511
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
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Reviews (694)
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1 - 10 of 694 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really good steak which was done to perfection, friendly service and good value for money. High recommended for meat lovers.

Thank Adele S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if you like good food, large portions and a good atmosphere. Been many times and would recommend.

Thank Vaughan B B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great little pub food smelt lovely and tasted great, took a while for our food to arrive which was a shame! I have since had a poorly tummy since eating the chicken such a shame

Thank 891unknown
Reviewed 1 week ago

7 of us had lunch here on May 1st, the day after my daughters wedding. The menu is sufficient enough for a lunch with 4 of us having fish and chips, 2 had Salmon and one had a Beef Lasagne. We all agreed the food...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a local, I always take family and friends to the Bowling Green, nothing fancy but excellent quality and service, recommended and I will return

Thank NottinghamSilvita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can not say any more other than fantastic fantastic fantastic!!!!! Every time I visit I leave completely and 100% satisfied And the steaks are to die for !!!!

Thank Merlin002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, wow and wow. Called in at the bowling green Inn with my wife before wrapping up our visit to Ashbourne. It was about 12:30 and we both had the same, the Balmoral Chicken. It was fantastic, staff were very friendly and prices were reasonable....More

Thank ColinBeaumont
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was visiting Alton towers so wanted a nice dinner whilst staying over in the area. Found the Bowling Green Inn on TripAdvisor and gave it a try. Amazing home cooked food, biggest fillet steak I've ever had, yet no compromise on quality. Staff were very...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very friendly pub with great food especially steak. The staff offer great service and are very accommodating

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No frills Steakhouse, serving good quality food and beers. Popular with visitors and locals alike. A little bit out of Ashbourne up a steep hill but worth the walk and advisable to book on weekends.

Thank John C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jenny T
Do you cater for coeliacs?
5 January 2017|
Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid that I do not know the answer to this question. I suggest that you phone The Bowling Green and ask if they can cater for your needs. I hope this is of use to you.
Sebastian B
Can you take dogs
9 July 2016|
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Can you take dogs
9 July 2016|
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Response from richnjojo | Reviewed this property |
I think there was a dog in the bar when we went but would ask first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 24
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 342511
  • E-mail