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Three Shires Inn

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££ - £££, British,
Little Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9NZ, England
+44 15394 37215
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Little Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9NZ, England
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

We lunched here before walking to the caves on a week-day. The pub had some parking off road and was a warm and cosy place to have a drink and a bite to eat. Inside, the ambience was relaxed and efficient, with good staff and...More

Thank dmshep66
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Called in here during a walk around Little Langdale. Nice pub and atmosphere with a good selection of beers. Didn't look at the menu but the food was popular. The main problem was having one young woman working alone behind the bar trying to fulfil...More

Thank nge8
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Having been recommended to visit the pub by our b&b hosts we went there for a light lunch. The food and beer - and the good range of non-alcoholic cordials were excellent. The service was very friendly, welcoming, polite and efficient - our meal arrived...More

Thank Andyhowes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We popped in but had missed lunchtime food but had tea and cakes. The place was unwelcoming and cold with the most disgusting lavatories imaginable. Absolutely filthy. The cake was stale as well. The staff weren't especially interested and it felt like we were a...More

Thank TerriSChichester
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We were a party of 9, we had pre-booked and informed at time that we needed to be prompt because of a large party coming in later- we were on the nose. Proprietor huffed and puffed- no real welcome- we were staying in village and...More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We popped in during a walk from elterwater. Great coffees and a pint drank between four of us. We were a little early to eat although the menu looked very good.

1  Thank Phil Y
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Brilliant location, and often busy. The lamb stew was really good, and the other choices are good as well.

1  Thank ToastedWombat
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We found this place after finishing a walk to Tilberthwaite. Excellent food and drink and good value for money.

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Little Langdale is a very lovely valley with fine walks all around. The Three Shires offers good traditional pub food and some well kept beers. Slightly erratic opening hours in November and not very busy. Recommended.

1  Thank WilsonEwelme
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Ate here twice last week. Once for lunch, once for an evening meal. Both times the food was very good. This pub has a lovely atmosphere with a choice of 3 seating areas ranging from totally informal slate floored area (excellent for walkers and dog...More

1  Thank i4quality
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Little Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 37215
  • E-mail
LA22 9NZ
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