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The Fulling Mill

Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
+44 15394 32137
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (50 reviews)
“dressed crab” (15 reviews)
“prawn ravioli” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
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1 - 10 of 891 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you so much celebrated my silver wedding anniversary .. such friendly staff and great service not too mention great food and drink can not fault our visit lovely atmosphere and great surroundings a must when visiting the lakes ... thank you x

Thank mikemay0510
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here in an evening for a meal in the bar, staff were very friendly, food was good. We were able to book a table and they accepted our five month old retriever puppy too. Would definitely visit again if I return to Ambleside.

Thank jason r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate twice in this beautiful former mill with original features. On both occasions the service was outstanding; friendly and efficient but not obtrusive and at no point were we made to feel rushed. The food was excellent, beautifully cooked and presented with good portions....More

Thank Ceri H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us visited on a Friday night in August, it was very quiet, then a lot of places are these days. The food was ok, just ok. We had a burger, steak, dressed crab and a fish pie. All were just ok, the crab...More

Thank CheshireDancingqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu was first class and we all enjoyed the food. The service was first class and the surroundings were beautiful. Highly recommend

Thank avfoja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We noticed this on our arrival and visited the next evening with our daughter and boyfriend for a drink and sat outside. As we chatted we decided to eat. We sat inside upstairs which is a restored mill. We waited for the food fish pie...More

Thank gillottfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We holiday’d in Ambleside and went for a drink and looked at the menu so ended up eating here it was lovely we sat outside but the wasps were all around the table and food we were offered a table inside it seemed nothing was...More

Thank julie b
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We have a very good lunch at this restaurant. The quality is good and the staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Ahmad A
Reviewed 10 August 2018

lovely for a drink ,didn't eat but food looked good. Nice selection of gins available plus a cocktail menu .Outside seating very nice ,dogs welcome.

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a special evening meal out or a lunchtime bite to eat.We have eaten there at both times.This evening we both ate 3 courses and had two drinks each totalling £70. We loved our food and the service was excellent.Well worth the money. We...More

Thank Lisa W
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5 November 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe L | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. The food was good and the staff was very friendly.
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Richard P
6 July 2017|
Response from Dániel B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Richard! Yes it is, you can bring in dogs on the ground floor at the bar area. 😊 Daniel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 32137
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