RestaurantsCumbriaWindermereLA23

survey result

Summary

£99
 ££££
3
Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Luxury, on all fronts” helps summarise the appeal of a meal at this well-known Lakeland hotel: originally built as a hunting lodge with a “gorgeous” wood-panelled, traditional dining room and “sensational views” over Lake Windermere. Fans applaud its “truly elegant” cuisine too, but ratings are capped by sceptics who consider the performance “overrated”.

Summary

£99
 ££££
3
Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Luxury, on all fronts” helps summarise the appeal of a meal at this well-known Lakeland hotel: originally built as a hunting lodge with a “gorgeous” wood-panelled, traditional dining room and “sensational views” over Lake Windermere. Fans applaud its “truly elegant” cuisine too, but ratings are capped by sceptics who consider the performance “overrated”.

Summary

£104
£££££
3
Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Lovely food and highly professional service in a beautiful Lakeland setting” have carved a big reputation for this luxurious old hunting lodge, which has “brilliant views” over Lake Windermere. Even the author of an ‘off report’, who considered the experience “pricey” and “not as impressive as hitherto” says the cooking is “competent to good”.

Summary

£94
 ££££
3
Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “romantic” Lakes destination occupies a luxurious old hunting lodge with epic Windermere views. There are sporadic critiques (“pleasant enough, but not worth the money”) but no-one rates the quality of cuisine here as less than very good.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions
Yes
25
No jeans
52
7+ at D
Yes

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Dinner   £72.00
  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 92.00 Dinner only 7
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £28.00
Filter Coffee £2.45
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Holbeck Lane, Windermere, LA23 1LU
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9:30 pm

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