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The Bowling Green Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
$8 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (868)
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All reviews steak haggis and black pudding dauphinoise potatoes t bone homemade chips nachos onion rings pie sunday roast salmon salad cooked to perfection the pub fantastic food couldn't fault lovely meal generous portions
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here for dinner last minute after arriving in the area late for the weekend. Staff couldn't have been more accommodating. Lovely atmosphere, great food and excellent service. Would definitely recommend

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Angelbabe1235
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely little pub. Very friendly. Lovely staff. Very helpful. Food was excellent! Didn't have to wait too long. Book if you want a Sunday lunch.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank passwos21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly cooked black puidding and haggis starter followed by the best steak I've had in ages. The portions are enough to leave you full at the end without feeling bloated ot having to leave food. The prices are what you expect in the area considering...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank davee693
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here during our stay near Ashbourne and really liked it. We had a few drinks which were reasonably priced and had a nice late lunch, I had the chicken stroganoff whilst my partner had the steak, we also had chicken wings to share....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank emjonew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little pub/restaurant. Staff were excellent and catered for all out needs in a prompt fashion. Food was great as well, portions were a decent size so there was no room for desert! For info we had the burger which was very nice but very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AJMarriner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended with a large group of people for a pre-arranged birthday celebration. Everyone else had finished their starter before mine actually arrived. Not really sure why - no explanation given. Seating was not good - several people squashed onto a table which made it difficult...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Janeymedsec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group of ladies, we had prebooked our food so all the meals came out at the same time which was great, and they were all piping hot. The food was excellent and very well presented. All staff very professional and did...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nicolagF1595BS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do i start? This restaurant is amazing, the food is excellent quality and at a reasonable price. the staff are so welcoming and just overall has excellent service. it mainly serves pub classics and my personal favourite is the lasagne!! it is simply perfect.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank derbyshirereviewerx
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I have never been before and I don’t think I’ll ever go again. The food was fine, nothing special or unfortunately very tasty, but not bad.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank 427ellies
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

We just called today to confirm a booking for a large team on our works Christmas party to be advised that they had booked the wrong day and that they can’t seat us... They then went on to blame me for making the wrong booking....More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank deansP2325EL
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fudgeLondon
September 1, 2018|
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Response from MissDiane40 | Reviewed this property |
Probably lunchtime as it was quiet when we visited.
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O8022UHjohng
August 11, 2018|
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Response from dinger2018 | Reviewed this property |
I think they have a sports tv in the bar section ... left as you go in the door. Regards
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Kenny186349
February 9, 2018|
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Response from ibo955i | Reviewed this property |
yes they are in the bar area
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