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Fox and Hounds

Ennerdale Bridge, England
+44 1946 861373
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
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“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Ennerdale Bridge, England
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited after a very wet walk on the coast to coast and felt there was a reasonable choice of real ales and a decent bar menu for a Sunday with nicely cooked food

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good friendly local pub, food is basic, inexpensive and plenty of it. No juke box or telly and the WIFI is dodgy so you actually have to speak to people! A radical departure from most pubs these days! The beer's not bad either!

Thank JayneH305
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were staying in a nearby property. The Fox and Hounds was in the list of recommendations to eat. As it was local we thought we would try it. As a family there was a mixture of opinions. Husband said Steak could have been better...More

Thank Tomandli
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Food was ok but cold with the exception of the raw cabbage which was extremely poor. The actual place is very tired and quite dirty. The highchair my daughter was given hadn't been wiped down in a long time. We were the only people in...More

1  Thank louisam1975
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Good pub grub with a wide choice from which to choose , very friendly staff with a good range of local beers. We stayed the night in a very comfortable room.

Thank Bernard S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We again Visited the Fox and Hounds for a refreshment and comfort stop as part of our Clubs Vespa tour of Lakeland. Very helpful and friendly staff, great little pub with plenty of parking. Well worth a visit.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I'd just finished my first day of the C2C walk and had arranged to meet a friend here. The beer was brilliant and the service was provided with a smile. We didn't eat but the many people around us in the beer garden were doing...More

Thank Lukajoreb
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Great local pub that is managed by the community.A good range of local ales ,hearty,home made and good quality pub fare.The atmosphere was amazing in this small traditional Lakeland Inn.

Thank deegees
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

After a walk around ennerdale lake it was getting near to tea time so we popped in to the fox and hounds never been in before sat outside in the beer garden as it was a sunny day had a cup of tea first when...More

1  Thank Heather T
alyson and chris, Manager at Fox and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

sorry that you were given a teacup and not a pot as we normally serve pots of tea and americano, only the lattes etc are served in our coffee cups next time you are in i willpersonally make sure you get a large pot of...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

WE camped here for one night on our recent Coast to Coast walk. The pot of tea we had when we arrived after nearly 16 wet miles from St Bees was heaven - THE best pot of tea we had on the whole walk, honestly!...More

Thank Louise C
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24 August 2016|
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Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
Same as I'm afraid. We were walking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ennerdale Bridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ennerdale Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1946 861373
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Currently re-opened by the local community from 4th April 2011. 3 letting rooms prices range from £52.50 single occ £85.00 double £137.50 family room discount charges may apply in the winter period. Meals served daily from 11:00am-14:00pm evening meal 5:30pm-21:30pm Breakfast also available for non-residents , camping also ask within or give us a call for the information.Pack lunch's are available, beautiful beer garden at rear, Home cooked produce, real ales part of the camera group top rated and Ennerdale beers, 2miles from ennerdale lake, We are on the c2c route, open fires, live entertainment, pub quiz's.Pets are also welcome.
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