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The Punch Bowl

) #38 of 108 Restaurants in Kendal $$ - $$$ , British,
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
+44 15395 60267
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

lovely clean, quiet pub with great food, highly recommended if you are in the area, desserts a speciality

Thank Sandy55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub was very close to our Guest House which was a real plus. Really friendly staff who helped us to a table as soon as we arrived. Love Birra Morretti which they had on draft (massive brownie point there!) Extensive menu which was great,...More

Thank Haz19
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch with my elderly mum , my brother and his wife with there 6 week old twins x we put the babies in front of the fireplace so not to block any thoroughfare or tables in there pram x a lady came...More

Thank lintea7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Returned for another visit to this roadside pub due to previous good experience with their food. We were not disappointed. Their Yorkshire pudding based "pie" was fantastic. It is clearly popular with locals and a passing trade. Service was attentive, but not intrusive.

Thank John M
Reviewed July 9, 2017

welcoming and lovely food, helpful staff . would def recommend, bar star & waiting staff very attentive

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Six of us visited for food and had a very relaxed and happy evening. The staff offered a vegetarian menu and a separate gluten-free menu, which was a first for me. The food was well presented, with a vegan option (stir fry) which I enjoyed....More

Thank animal672016
Reviewed June 26, 2017

First impressions count and the snooker game on entering put me off a bit. Typical local pub seemed to have a lot of regulars drinking with smokers stood outside. Food is I suspect microwaved and pre prepared. Ok but when eating out it's nice to...More

Thank email237
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Always a pleasure to visit to the Punch Bowl...the staff aren't too bad either! Friday evening out with family...food superb as usual. Scampi, Gammon...delicious. Great portions and presented well, good quality food choice and really well priced. The place is very friendly and suits a...More

Thank ladylakes22
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 20:45 with 5 others to have a meal after working away in Cumbria. The sign outside the door states food served till 9. We arrived and asked for some menus but we're told that last orders were at half 8. Absolute nightmare. It...More

3  Thank Riley404
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, super friendly staff, extremely good value for money and is always warm and welcoming when we visit. I would recommend the Punchbowl to anybody who wants quality food and drink 😊

Thank Russ C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A65 | Barrows Green, Kendal LA8 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 60267
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