The Punch Bowl Inn

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The Punch Bowl Inn is a Luxurious Lake District Hotel and has a rare mix of old and modern.  In a stunningly rural location, they try their best to provide a relaxed combination of good food, an assortment of beverages and comfortable interiors. A classic contemporary style restaurant with a traditional and comfortable bar offering a menu based on mixtures of classic British and French flavours.

Where is The Punch Bowl Inn located?

In the middle of the charmingly unspoiled Lyth valley, located in Crosthwaite Village, sitting alongside the lovely St. Marys Parish Church.

What cuisine is on offer at The Punch Bowl Inn?

The menu uses traditional British and French flavours that combine modern techniques and are updated regularly to suit the seasonal availability. Begin with Cumbrian air-dried ham with parmesan and rocket salad or baked Cumbrian Cheddar cheese and spring onion soufflé. Main courses might include duck breast with creamed cabbage, pomme fondant and thyme juices or a daring combination of pan-seared halibut with braised oxtail. For a more casual experience, the restaurant menu is also available in the comfortable and stylish slate-floored bar.

What makes a meal at The Punch Bowl Inn unique?

The Punch Bowl is known for fresh food, fine wine and warm hospitality. In the kitchen the chefs are proud to cook fresh local food in a conventional yet exciting manner. The chefs have an incredibly strong passion, motivation and strive to give you a high quality dining experience that they hope you enjoy.

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Open Times: Daily 12:00-14:00, 17:30-21:00
Vendor Accreditation: 2AA Rosette

Arrival information & directions

Address: Crosthwaite, Lyth Valley, Kendal, Cumbria, KendalLA8 8HR, United Kingdom

Please see the website for directions and Map.


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