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Fox and Hounds

) #3 of 3 Restaurants in Ennerdale Bridge $$ - $$$ , British,
Ennerdale Bridge, England
+44 1946 861373
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gammon” (3 reviews)
“lasagna” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Ennerdale Bridge, England
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate here twice on a week long break. First was on a Friday night and although busy we were accommodated and had a delicious tea of pretty standard pub food. Stopped for a soup and sandwich unchanged day and it was like a totally different...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped into this lovely pub while doing the coast to coast and staying in the village. It had a lovely friendly atmosphere, a great selection of local real ales and good value food. Definately worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Ian746
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent traditional village pub out of the way and Off the Beaten Track the team running the pub were amazing the food was good and the beer was too rooms clean tidy and large room number three was perfect we had a great stay thank...More

Thank GAbuzzz
alyson and chris, Manager at Fox and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi and thankyou for your kind words, hope you enjoy the rest of your coast to coast holiday.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location; super food, but it is the customer service I wanted to highlight. We were there with my very elderly father and the staff could not have been more accommodating, even bringing the drinks out into the garden, while we settled Dad. Thanks folks....More

Thank jayemcumbria
alyson and chris, Manager at Fox and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi and thankyou for your lovely comments all feedback is greatly appreciated, if you are thinking of coming for a short break we have a deal on from the 1st oct to the 1st march 2 nights stay for the price of one excluding christmas...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been the the pub numerous time when travelling back from the lake. It's really good for a quick pint and the location is great, near the old church with the river running beside it. The staff aren't really with it most of the time...More

Thank thestars
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We called into the Fox and Hounds for two pints and a meal. The beer was excellent and the food delicious. Recommend booking a table if you want to eat.

Thank Peter_Ingamells
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, great selection of ale, decent coffee and very friendly staff/atmosphere. Dogs also welcome. Board games and a pool table and apparently they have craft mornings on a Friday and beginner bee keeping classes!

Thank sandybrodie
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Limited range, but good value pub food. Steak night was tasty and very good value - £20 a couple. Don't always serve food every day out of season - so check in advance to be sure. Good location in Ennerdale Bridge - on the coast...More

Thank eshergirl
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Popped in after a walk to the lake. Steak and Ale pie was great with proper chips. good selection of real ales. Plenty of room with good comfortable seats.

1  Thank 533MikeB
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Very friendly and great pub food. My brother dropped his phone and wallet outside and the community took great effort to find him and hand it back - we were touched by this

Thank M R
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Whats to parking arrangements for guests staying the weekend
24 August 2016|
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Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
Same as I'm afraid. We were walking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ennerdale Bridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ennerdale Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1946 861373
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Currently re-opened by the local community from 4th April 2011. 3 letting rooms prices range from £52.50 single occ £85.00 double £137.50 family room discount charges may apply in the winter period. Meals served daily from 11:00am-14:00pm evening meal 5:30pm-21:30pm Breakfast also available for non-residents , camping also ask within or give us a call for the information.Pack lunch's are available, beautiful beer garden at rear, Home cooked produce, real ales part of the camera group top rated and Ennerdale beers, 2miles from ennerdale lake, We are on the c2c route, open fires, live entertainment, pub quiz's.Pets are also welcome.
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