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Fox and Hounds

Ennerdale Bridge, England
+44 1946 861373
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Ennerdale Bridge, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A perfect cozy place to seek refuge from the Coast to Coast trail in a pouring rain! Very cozy old world feeling in the pub with other friendly hiking-boot clad guests. I cannot remember what I had for dinner, but I do recall that it...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner went here last night the food was gorgeous.we both had a steak and home made chips.with Apple pie and I've cream to follow.I would recommend this a place to go.

Thank lesley w
Reviewed November 6, 2017

I would have given them 5 stars as it was a lovely homemade meal. Lasagna was best I’ve ever tried. The niggling thing was we had pate starters and the chutney came in a chipped bowl! Apart from that well worth a try

Thank debbieharris3003
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Nipped in here for a quick "pie and a pint" following a gentle walk around Cogra Moss reservoir. We were not disappointed! Having settled on a dark beer entitled "When The Clocks Go Back" from the nearby Ennerdale Brewery at Rowrah (which was superb; sadly...More

Thank Nanook o
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We ate here today Sunday lunchtime. I do not eat meat but saw the table next to us enjoy a large roast dinner which looked good. I then asked if I could have the vegetables and as there was no vegetarian gravy ( very cheap...More

Thank paul10june
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Visited after a very wet walk on the coast to coast and felt there was a reasonable choice of real ales and a decent bar menu for a Sunday with nicely cooked food

Thank Tim S
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Good friendly local pub, food is basic, inexpensive and plenty of it. No juke box or telly and the WIFI is dodgy so you actually have to speak to people! A radical departure from most pubs these days! The beer's not bad either!

Thank JayneH305
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We were staying in a nearby property. The Fox and Hounds was in the list of recommendations to eat. As it was local we thought we would try it. As a family there was a mixture of opinions. Husband said Steak could have been better...More

Thank Tomandli
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Food was ok but cold with the exception of the raw cabbage which was extremely poor. The actual place is very tired and quite dirty. The highchair my daughter was given hadn't been wiped down in a long time. We were the only people in...More

2  Thank louisam1975
Reviewed July 30, 2017

Good pub grub with a wide choice from which to choose , very friendly staff with a good range of local beers. We stayed the night in a very comfortable room.

Thank Bernard S
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August 24, 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
$8 - $19
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
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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