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Dining Out in Ambleside

Places to eat in Ambleside

When you’re on holiday, it’s often difficult to know where’s best to eat. Let Lakelovers make it easier, with our list of local Ambleside Restaurants and other dining venues including local pubs and cafe’s. Lakelovers has a large range of Ambleside Cottages to select from for a holiday.

Lucy’s on a plate

Church Street, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 31191 A warm and welcoming enjoyable informal café experience of bustling joviality by day and a uniquely atmospheric candlelit restaurant by night.

Lucy 4

Mary’s Lane, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 34666 4 a drink, 4 a bite or 4 a feast… it’s a fiendish find 4 everyone ! Lucy4 is the future of restaurant eating. Pick, mix and share a range of fabulous food – meaty, veggie and fishy.

The Priest Hole

The Priest Hole restaurant, Ambleside, serves a mouthwatering, Mediterranean and English menu, all prepared in their own kitchens. Situated in the 16th Century Kelsick Hall in Ambleside, with it’s lovingly restored oak paneling, floorboards and fireplaces. Tel 015394 33332

The Fulling Mill

Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 01539 432137 Occupying a Grade II listed building and using the freshest local produce from the Lakeland Fells and farms, fusing classic British dishes with European menus.

The Log House

Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 31077 The Log House is a historic Norwegian house in the heart of the Lake District, offering superb bedrooms and outstanding food.

Ees Wyke Country House

Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 36393

Spice of Bengal

3 Kelsick Road, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 31250 The very best in traditional Indian and Bangladesh dishes.


Compston Road, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 01966 33845 Restaurant – part of the cinema complex

Ambleside Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants

Ambleside Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants


A new modern ‘Vegeterranean’ restaurant catering for the most discerning vegetarian palate with a distinct Mediterranean twist.

Church Street, Ambleside, LA22 0BT

Tel – 015394 32487

Ghandi’s Cafe

Vegetarian / Vegan Cafe open Thurs-Sun. Vegan wines and beers available.

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ

Tel – N/A

The Rattle Ghyll

Vegetarian cafe with papers, magazines and homemade soups, with art on the walls and the beck nearby.

2 Bridge Street, Ambleside, LA22 9DU

Tel – 015394 31321

Ambleside Thai

Doi Intanon Thai Restaurant

Market Place, Ambleside, Cumbria Tel: 015394 32119

Jintana Thai Restaurant

Compston Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9DJ – Tel:015394 33394

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