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The Albert

Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
+44 15394 43241
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“shepherds pie” (31 reviews)
“sunday roast” (62 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Evidently we got lucky when we were told there would be a 40 minute wait for food and perhaps quicker for sandwiches... we watched 3 families come and leave within our 40 minute wait because they were told their food would be an hour. We...More

Thank Daisy L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hi had a great tea, value for money, we ate outside with having our dog with us, dogs are welcome inside also. Food was lovely and the drinks were great also, service was good given it was very busy evening.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great beer garden, great music, great beer! Never tried the food to be honest but the outdoor heaters and rugs outside are a great touch.

Thank Tegan S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Quick and extremely tasty pub food you can rely on. Lovely place. Very relaxing for a drink or for food. Love the cod, chips and mushy peas. Superb.

Thank BMWW
Reviewed 2 days ago

I haven't been here in years and I've missed out, this is a warm, cosy pub with a great selection of beer and a nice ambience. I don't really fancy Robinson's ales but they had Birra Moretti so I went with that. We managed to...More

Thank RazzyBthefirst
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice pub for a stop off. Had a few drinks in - didn’t have food as didn’t fancy pub grub whilst away but atmosphere was great and met a couple who gave us loads of ideas of where to go. Welcomes dogs and can sit...More

Thank AliB1379
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food at a fair price, with nice friendly staff. The Albert is always busy, so you may have to wait for a seat - but it is worth it.

Thank 2015KevLoz
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to this ancient pub after hiking the hills around Bowness-on-Windermere all morning, but as grubby as we were, no one seemed to notice. We really enjoy the British attitude towards dogs in pubs too. The ales and ciders were cold and crisp after...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice pub for chilled relaxing drink in the centre of Bowness- you can't miss it. Great atmosphere and good service from the staff it can get very busy on a weekend. This place is highly recommended for it's Sunday roasts!

Thank HPSL
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate in the Albert on 2 occasions when we were on a short break in Bowness and were delighted with the lovely food on both nights. It was well presented, plentiful and delicious. Even although it was very busy on both nights we were served...More

Thank Meld0n
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Questions & Answers
14 October 2018|
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Response from pamela R | Reviewed this property |
I cant remember seeing a disabled toilet but as it is also a busy eating place its possible
17 September 2018|
Response from pashoo123 | Reviewed this property |
I don't work at the albert I only went there on holiday
18 February 2018|
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Response from cardi01 | Reviewed this property |
Well behaved dogs are permitted in the main bar but not in the lounge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43241
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The Albert hotel welcomes you to the perfect place to eat, drink and relax. Just a stone's throw from England largest lake,Lake Windermere. Food is served Monday to Saturday from 12 noon till between 9 and 9.30pm. On a Sunday we serve traditional Sunday lunch along side our main menu form 12 noon till 8.15pm.
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