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The Bower House


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with friends and sampled the Saturday brunch menu which does actually run through lunchtime. The menu was however varied and the food served was tasty. Service was friendly if a little slow but overall a good experience. Can take your dog in the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank john s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant building in an attractive square, with relatively easy parking nearby. The main lunch menu looks very appealing, but there is much more restricted choice on Saturday. The staff are friendly and the service prompt. One warning for a sub-group of travellers - in...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called en route home from Airport following many good TA reviews. May I say that they were fully deserved! Lovely spot, recommended by the Sunday Times, in a lovely market town although parking is not the easiest. Warm welcome in an air conditioned restaurant which...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at the Bower House yesterday celebrating my mother’s 95th Birthday. We had the most delicious lunch, everybody enjoyed it very much. Nothing was too much trouble for the wonderful staff who had it all organised to perfection. Thank you so...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank lizbeau
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Recently had very bad news and needed to come out and start, "enjoying "life again. Took my two daughters here and had a brilliant time with very pleasant waitresses and lovely food. Have subsequently been back twice and will be going again.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank John V
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Took some friends over to the Bowerhouse for a meal, food was fantastic 👍🏼 Location stunning and staff very helpful. It’s a busy place which is a good sign but they have it nailed, we had couple of alterations to meals and all turned up...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Great food, interesting but not pretentious. Wonderful service. Dog friendly. Reasonable price (same as your average gastro pub)

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank jill H
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Wednesday is steak night at the Bower House and worth a visit. Well cooked and nicely presented. Attentive staff and relaxed atmosphere. Other dishes available if you don’t fancy steak - one of our party had the fish instead which was equally good.

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank mjb1789
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Stunning food and fantastic service!! This place is 5 star!!!! We had 3 courses, each flawless!!! Staff very attentive! Would love to return if we're ever back in the area again! Highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 15, 2019

My wife and I spent a wonderful Saturday evening celebrating our Wedding Anniversary at this excellent restaurant. The atmosphere in the dining room was buzzing, the food was top class, the service was friendly and attentive lead by manager Paul. Would highly recommend and as...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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