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Restaurant at the Tower Bank Arms

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| Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey, England
+44 15394 36334
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ate an evening meal here whilst staying nearby. We had to book and were restricted over choice of time, but the menu varied and the food was excellent and reasonably priced. Would eat here again.

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London, UK
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We'd been for a nice long walk and ended up in the Tower Bank Arms looking for a quick lunch and a friendly welcome for our Labrador. We found both at the Tower Bank Arms and were lucky enough to just get the last table. We had sandwiches, the poached salmon was delish and the chips with rosemary salt were... More 

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1 Thank JackyLondon_UK
Umhlanga, kwaZulu Natal
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53 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food for both evenings was enjoyed by all. The service was attentive and Jimmy, the barman, included us in the dining room in his ccare.

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1 Thank TrevorandMerryl
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Esthwaite Farm cottages 200m away from the Tower Bank Arms so visited the first night just for a drink and then our last night for a meal. Lovely ambience, very friendly and extremely accommodating. Couldn't tell the difference between the tourists and locals as everyone seemed to chat with everyone else! We both ordered the battered haddock... More 

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1 Thank Hayley H
Llanidloes, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in here for a bite to eat before visiting Hill Top (next door) on Sunday. We were greeted by very friendly staff and a nice cosy fire. Luckily we were ordering food by 12.30 as half hour they were full. We had sandwiches which were served with a nice side salad and a good quantity of filling. The... More 

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1 Thank 14teresa12
York, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table in the restaurant for dinner and very pleased. The bar welcomes dogs but the restaurant is more sophisticated. Very friendly service. Good food with generous portions so share if your appetite is modest or pig out if you're hungry

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2 Thank JohnMP9967JP
Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Always a delight to eat here, the food is inventive and plentiful and well served, it is a cosy pub with limited space so I would recommend booking in advance

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2 Thank Bettyboo999
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Not many tables so get here early if you want to sit in. We were lucky enough to get a large table for the four of us plus a high chair. Food was great and very reasonable priced. Everything on the menu sounded delicious and it was difficult to choose between dishes but we opted for 3 beef and ale... More 

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2 Thank LMT32
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Tried to book a table for a friday evening. Whoever answered the phone was extremely miserable and couldn't even be bothered to take any details. Go somewhere else. I'm sure there are places elsewhere who are more than happy to help

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1 Thank Grezza1968
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Stopped off at this country pub one evening and enjoyed a really pleasant evening. Sat near the cosy fire and had a great steak washed down with several good ales and some great chat with the locals.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Near Sawrey
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 36334

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