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Sheila's Cottage Restaurant

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
+44 15394 33079
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Have eaten here many times over the years during family stays in The Lakes. Again this year Shiela's didnt disappoint. Good selection of local ales served crisp and cold, nice wine selection. Food is always excellent, the pasta with chicken, sun dried tomato's and rocket...More

Thank themonty888
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came across this restaurant on a wet November lunchtime in Ambleside. What a find! Interesting dishes beautifully prepared and presented. And the best chips we have had for some time. We will return.

Thank TowerTwo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in here for a quick lunch a few weeks ago when on holiday in Ambleside. The overpriced soup was OK, but we had a waitress with an absolutely horrendous attitude problem. An utter misery; virtually threw our cutlery at us and made us feel...More

Thank Itinerant99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited here and had a lovely early bird, 3 course meal. Very dog friendly and the food was very well priced- delicious. Thank you 😊

Thank Lizzie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been to Sheila's for a couple of years, silly me ! Good food, lovely atmosphere great service!

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal would recommend not the cheapest but you are in Ambleside so is to be expected willbe returning

Thank andytapster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here. Food was absolutely lovely, service was attentive without being overbearing. I'd recommend booking during busy times as with all eating places in Ambleside dinner service finishes at 9pm

Thank TJ P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You must try this place. It's located on a side road and you could easily miss it. Friendly atmosphere, great food and fantastic service. We will be going back.

Thank TheTwoofus1995
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another lovely meal. Tried a different starter and main both very good. The staff are always friendly and helpful.

Thank alisonmartin239
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So many places in Ambleside seem to have "fancy" things on their menu and have forgotten that lots of children don't like "weird cheese" and "funny sounding beans". Sheila's has a lovely varied menu. We all had something different and we were all impressed. The...More

Thank Elaine L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 33079
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