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The Brown Horse Restaurant

The Brown Horse Inn | Nr Windermere, Winster LA23 3NR, England
+44 15394 43443
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Brown Horse Inn | Nr Windermere, Winster LA23 3NR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelling along a long and winding road on a dark and foggy night I felt like the captain of a ship seeking port and looking for the lighthouse. Well we found it and are pleased to say it was worth the arduous journey from the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sandalian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to eat here whilst staying at The Damson Dene, the staff were friendly and attentive. We had the lamb shank which melted in your mouth and for once there was enough gravy (you never get enough gravy!!) and the beef burger, in my...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Global37406138003
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place. Great warm welcome from really efficient, smiley lady. Service was perfect. Food was fantastic. Gorgeous warm bread nibbles. Amazing goats cheese starter with fantastic flavours. Black pudding and haggis starter described as ‘fan-bloody- tastic’ by hubby. Mains had curried cod with bhaji...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AandP433
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner came her for an evening meal and weren’t dissapointed. What a fantastic pub in a great location with a fab menu. I opted for the fish and my god was it beautiful. It was cooked so well, really soft and just...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Safari44186274328
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Came for dinner and it was a wonderful experience. The steak and kidney pudding was to die for and my hubby had the boar ravioli which he thoroughly enjoyed. Service was quick without being rushed. A great atmosphere. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Angelvoice1
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Staff all friendly. Nice atmosphere, typical cal British country pub. Not a huge selection of food. But the quality of food was very good, could taste how fresh it all was. Would recommend to try

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michaellomax100383
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We first visited The Brown Horse in March 2017 and on our return this year our first meal was back where we knew we would get a warm welcome and fantastic food, and we did. We have already booked to visit again before we head...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Louise E
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Delicious food served by friendly efficient staff in a lovely setting. Best place we ate at on our holidays. Highly recommend the lamb shank

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank asw94
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

On arrival the car park was full (good sign) the back entrance to the pub is cluttered & smelly. I was a little concerned at this point. Ok , so we were a party of 9 and had been asked to pre order the dishes...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FoodieMum1966
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Great menu choices. All did well cooked, tasty and good size portions. All with friendly service. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SuzitravelsLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Brown Horse Inn | Nr Windermere, Winster LA23 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Winster
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43443
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