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“Cold Day” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Masons Arms

The Masons Arms
Strawberry Bank | Cartmel Fell, Bowness-on-Windermere LA11 6NW, England
015395 68486
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Price range: $0 - $50
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Cold Day”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Great Atmosphere, good beers, warm welcome and great food......fantastic views. Shame have to drive to get there

Visited April 2012
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English first
Chester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Disappointed!”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

We have eaten here before... A few years ago and have stayed many times at the sister hotel The Tempest arms. All been good. We booked a table at 7 last Thursday. We turned up, the place was busy. Things didn't start well when we had to wait 5 mins at the bar before being acknowledged. Lots of staff, no managers all running around but actually not getting anywhere. The dining room upstairs was extremely stuffy and hot. The down lighters made it unpleasant so we eventually moved . The place was noticeable by a lack of atmosphere. Service was slow, although the waiting staff were pleasant and apologized . Food was ok... Nothing special. We ate at the nearby punchbowl in crosthwaite the next day and would recommend it.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“A little treasure !!! Excellent in every way”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012 via mobile

Beautiful place, cosy , excellent service and the best meal we have ever eaten .

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Delicious!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

Friendly staff. Fabulous food. Really well-cooked. Dined here many times. Never been disappointed. Great for families - caters for all.

Visited November 2011
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Worcester
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41 reviews 41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“A great pub”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

This is more than a gastro pub as it oozes character but it is more a restaurant than pub. The food is excellent with a good selection of beers and wines. Need to book as busy. Some good walks locally otherwise off the beaten track.

Visited June 2012
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