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RestaurantsCumbriaWindermereLA23

survey result

Summary

£61
  £££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A great addition to Gilpin Lodge” – this “funky, delightful restaurant” (the more casual of the hotel’s two dining rooms overseen by Hrishikesh Desai) serves up “bold flavours and panache”, with “a leaning towards India, particularly southern India, but also drawing inspiration from beyond”: “undeniably gorgeous!”

Summary

£52
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Love this new addition to The Gilpin” – the hotel’s second restaurant is also run by Hrishikesh Desai – “a funky space” with “an open kitchen, and a counter for more casual dining” in “a separate building (handily nearer the car park) that’s also open for lunch”. It serves “a splendid selection of food with a spicy (mild or otherwise) twist” (“the word is Spice, not chilli, and it’s the first time I’ve had a meal like that that hasn’t left my digestive system complaining the next day)”. On all accounts, results are “superb” with “outstanding, bright, fresh flavours. Just wow!”

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Gilpin Spice, Gilpin Lodge Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Gilpin Spice, Gilpin Lodge Restaurant in LA23, Windermere by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Gilpin Spice, Gilpin Lodge restaurant.
Dorcas T
Have been going to the Gilpin on and off fo...
Reviewed 6 months, 23 days ago

"Have been going to the Gilpin on and off for over 20 years. Every time the experience was different and good. I do miss sitting quietly beside the now gone open fire eating freshly made drop scones. The home made mackeral pate & salad. I miss the stunning tea with brioche salmon sat in the new bar. I miss lunch in the garden with the best chicken top crust pie & medly of summer green veg I've ever had. At the same time the Lake House was comfortable, but breakfast missed the mark & somehow, so did dinner, despite, clearly, a lot of effort. The hospitable owners were also not ever present anymore. The latest addition, Spice, is a great place to drop into to get out the wet, sip prosecco,eat spicy cocktail snacks & admire the garden view.We dropped in on spec, since apparently it was fully booked for lunch on line, but actually there was plenty of room when we left at 1.30pm, but maybe they were expecting some late diners.Anyway, they fitted us in. The staff seemed more cheerful & a less over tired than on our last visit."

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Prices

  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1     6

Tapas / Dim Sum

Main Pudding
£12.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%
Crook Road, Windermere, LA23 3NE
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm

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