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The Bowling Green

18 Bondgate, Otley LS21 3AB, England
+44 1943 858980
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18 Bondgate, Otley LS21 3AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast and quite frankly it was a good standard breakfast, tomato was only shown to the pan but other than that the standard is the same in most Wetherspoons - is it just us or does anyone else find it ‘strange’ to...More

1  Thank Daveh001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Otly for the fiest time. Meals were lovely and hot and quickly served at 7 pm. Helpful staff

Thank Stan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well this was pretty poor even by Wetherspoon's standards, ordered a Hot Dog which apparently came with Bacon and Cheese, not quite where it was hidden on the dry as a bone finger roll it came in which cracked into two pieces. Chips were ok,...More

Thank georgevader
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here whilst having a stroll around Otley on a cold day and was met with a lovely warm pub with a nice atmosphere. Just wanted a snack at lunchtime so ordered paninis and drinks. Service was friendly and our food was delivered quickly even...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed December 1, 2017

We've been two or three times in 2017 and every time we've been they've messed up an order in some way. Even a simple cheese burger came out without cheese! The drinks are really nice, so I can only recommend this for a place to...More

1  Thank Stonecoldbush
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Decorated nicely for Christmas and was packed when we walked in. Got the last tall table and went to order drinks and waited and waited. A fairly large place but only two behind the bar. Due to the length of time waited decided to go...More

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Went for the curry club on a Thursday. Found a table and ordered some food and drinks. Bar staff friendly and helpful. The food came exceptionally quickly and the meat was very dried out. Makes me wonder if it had been under a heat lamp...More

Thank Liz E
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Since I wrote my first review of this pub in 2014, we have dined here a couple of times and always had a very enjoyable experience, and our latest visit was no exception. Four of us came to enjoy the "Tuesday Steak Day menu" and...More

Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed October 9, 2017

All Day Breakfast was fab and the best coffee I've had in a while. The place was fairly busy. Didn't have any interaction with the staff so can't comment.

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

This pub is a solid building, and no doubt was a pub before this chain took it over. There a couple of side areas on which to eat and one large area at the front, whilst towards the rear en route to the bar area...More

Thank sabatinitennis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Bondgate, Otley LS21 3AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Otley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 858980
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