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The Red Lion

English, Pub
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Lowick Bridge, Ulverston LA12 8EF, England
01229885366
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 34
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Freehouse

Have been coming to this amazing pub for years now and know the locals well now, but this years visit was even more Special yes the food is still amazing yes Steve and Lucy the Owners are fab yes the staff are also fab. But this gem of a Pub in its Beautiful surroundings has now welcome a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
Gary K
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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English first
Peterborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

Have been coming to this amazing pub for years now and know the locals well now, but this years visit was even more Special yes the food is still amazing yes Steve and Lucy the Owners are fab yes the staff are also fab. But this gem of a Pub in its Beautiful surroundings has now welcome a Freehouse with... More 

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Barnoldswick, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We used to come to this pub regularly around 20 years ago when were on holiday in the Lake District with our parents, the food then was excellent. Now 20 years on and spending another holiday in the area with our parents for a family celebration, my family decided to eat here once more, we were not disappointed! We tried... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

A group of us stayed nearby for some mountain biking and were really impressed with the friendly atmosphere, warm fire and good effort to provide gluten free options for one of our group - great place, we'll be back in the summer!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We stayed nearby and visited the pub on three evenings. The staff were very friendly and helpful and we particularly enjoyed their music evening when locals came and played instruments and sang. Great fun! The food was served quickly and was traditional pub food with huge portions.Comfortable with log fire. Philip was very good humoured and attentive.

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Burnley, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

For the last holiday of the year, we, of course, stayed at the usual Crake Valley Site This is only a couple of miles from The Red Lion, so we called in most nights to see all our local friends. Steve and Lucy were unfortunately away on holiday, but we were looked after by the very professional Philip. As usual,... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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61 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stayed next door to this pub on Lowick Show day, dropped in for a meal. Fabulous food and great atmosphere. Would suggest a visit while in this beautiful area.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very Enjoyable. Stayed here for over two weeks when working in the area in July. Pleasant pub with friendly and attentive staff. Steve & his wife are making a great attempt at maintaining a village pub atmosphere with a music evening & friendly locals. Used 2 of the 3 rooms which were both comfortable & adequate when working away. Always... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Traditional pub in the middle of nowhere - great stop in the middle of the day to replenish energy levels. Not too busy.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The friendliest of pubs, that is profesionaly run by the friendliest of people, great beer, and i would have to say fantastic food the Huge portions are Served piping hot every time from the immaculately clean kitchen, i would challenge anyone to find better Haddock and chips in the whole of the Lakes. The Red Lion Lowick take a bow... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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62 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Quiet and very friendly pub, I stayed one night b&b recently. Got chatting to the friendly locals. Food was usual pub gayer, excellent beer, this is a traditional quiet place and very authentic.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lowick Bridge, Ulverston LA12 8EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: 01229885366

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English, Pub

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