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Hare & Hounds Country Inn

At a glance

AA Pick of the Pubs
Bar menu
Restaurant menu
Garden
Dog friendly
Free Wi-Fi

Very much at the heart of the community, this 17th-century coaching inn even hosts the Post Office on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. In the pretty little hamlet of Bowland Bridge, not far from Bowness, the pub has gorgeous views of Cartmel Fell. Its traditional country-pub atmosphere is fostered by the flagstone floors, stacked logs, wooden tables and mis-matched chairs. Strong links with local suppliers bring exclusively reared pork and lamb to the menu, and an excellent range of Cumbrian ales to the bar. At lunchtime hot or cold sandwiches are available, in addition to hearty plates such as Fell House Farm trio of lamb cutlets with mint and rosemary gravy; or a special of home-made cottage pie stuffed with minced Tulithwaite Hall beef and topped with creamy mash. Also home made are desserts such as individual rhubarb and ginger crumble, served with your choice of cream, ice cream or custard.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 25 Dec
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: 12-11
  • Lunch opening: Mon-Fri 12-2, Sat 12-9, Sun 12-8.30
  • Dinner opening: Mon-Fri 6-9, Sat 12-9, Sun 12-8.30

Food and drink

  • Restaurant menu available
  • Real ales: Tirril, Coniston, Ulverston, Hawkshead, Kirkby Lonsdale
  • Real ciders: Cowmire Hall

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Facilities

  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required

Children

  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu

Dogs

  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

M6 junct 36, A590 signed Barrow. Right onto A5074 signed Bowness & Windermere. Approx 4m at sharp bend left & follow Bowland Bridge sign

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