Food and Drink

Light Bites

(Add a small portion of chips for £1.00 to meet the requirements of a ‘substantial meal’)

Cajun Spiced Chicken Goujons – £5.95 Coated with Cajun spices, served with mixed leaf salad and garlic mayo (gluten free)

Halloumi Sticks – £5.95
Deep-fried and served with chilli jam (can be made gluten free)

Salmon and Dill Fishcakes – £5.95
Served in a crisp batter with tartar sauce and mixed leaf salad (gluten free)

Chicken Liver Pâté – £5.95
Served with toasted bread, onion chutney and balsamic glaze

Tasty Cheese on Toast – £5.95
Served with Worcestershire sauce and homemade chutney

Tuna Melt – £5.95
With melted cheddar cheese

Homemade Soup – £4.95
Served with warm, crusty bread (can be made gluten free) 

Mexican Nachos – £7.95
Served with guacamole, jalapeños, melted cheese, soured cream and tomato salsa

Santa’s Sarnie – £8.95
Roast turkey, stuffing balls, pigs in blankets, parsnip crisps and a pot of chef’s gravy


Beer-battered Haddock – £13.95 
Chef’s homemade batter, served with mushy peas and chunky chips (can be made gluten freee) 

Steak and Ale Pie – £13.95
Served with pastry lid, chunky chips and mushy peas 

Chef’s Lasagne – £13.95
Made from our secret recipe served with garlic bread and side salad 

Cheeseburger – £12.95
Topped with cheese, served with skin on fries 

Traditional Chicken Pub Curry – £13.95
Served with rice and chips 

Posh Fish Finger Butty – £12.95
Haddock goujons, tartar sauce, homemade coleslaw and skin on fries (can be made gluten free) 

Footlong Sausage – £12.95
Served with fried onions in a baguette with a pot of gravy and chunky chips 

Wholetail Whitby Scampi – £13.95 
Served with chunky chips, tartar sauce, a wedge of lemon and side salad


The Royal Oak offers the largest selection of real ales in Bowness-on-Windermere. We rotate our selection on a weekly basis so there’s always something new to enjoy!
In addition, we have an impressive collection of gins, rums and other spirits, as well as a great wine selection.