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Brown Cow Inn Bar & Restaurant

We are a warm and welcoming country pub serving good-food and a wide range of local real ales from Coniston and Beckstones brewery. We are also vegan & vegetarian friendly. Make sure you add us to your to do list when visiting the beautiful countryside with views of our fantastic coastline and Corney Fell.
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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All reviews lamb homemade chips onion rings burger salad cooked perfectly large portions proper pub sunday dinner extensive menu mouth watering amazing food fantastic meal ate here last night landlord gavin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in cottage next to the Brown Cow over Xmas and ate here every night including Xmas Day lunch, the food was excellent highly recommend. So inviting and nothing was too much trouble . You wont be disappointed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sheels62
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Visited Sunday for a family meal, the food was excellent, great Steak and Gammon, real chips and very reasonably priced, some great local ales and great hospitality, will be back 👍

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mikecD8886DD
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to eat and drink, good choice of real ales, I had the Rhyd from Fell brewery, then Loweswater Gold from Cumbrian Legendary Ales, my wife had a lovely flavoured gin and tonic. The food is locally sourced and proper “Northern” portions, quality spot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidbJ8717AE
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Both the food and service were excellent. The staff were very friendly and the chef spent time discussing the food that he had prepared for us. Nothing seemed to be too much trouble for the restaurant team. The food was very well prepared, tasted fantastic...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Well it was OK but no more than that. Usual pub grub which means plenty of chips. Providing you expect no more than that then its fine

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

A local farmers pub , with a little gem of a restaurant. Was in the area doing a dummy run while organising my friends hen party , had an amazing roast beef Sunday lunch, which sealed the deal to return with the bride to be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Itchyfeet123
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Ate here wholster on a hen party.Food superb,extensive menu and everyone's meal cooked to perfection. The landlord and lads who work there are fabulous, fantastic people. We returned the morning after for breakfast, again was superb, the bacon and sausage excellent quality. The people who...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank blakes53
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed just down the road at the local campsite, had passed by a few times during the days while walking. On the last night thought we pop in for a pint and a feed. Should have been here sooner! Proper pub feeling and welcoming, well...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank NorfolkFamily12345
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We have eaten here a couple of times in the past but haven't been for a while. A colleague raved about the food so we thought we would give it a go and we were certainly not disappointed! The menu covers everyone's taste and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Happyegg
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Excellent food locally sourced and cooked to order. Large portions so can't vouch for anything other than mains. The lamb was probably the tastiest I have ever eaten. Good beer too!

Date of visit: June 2018
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