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The Log House

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££ - £££
British, Grill
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Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
+44 15394 31077
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17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First ever review. Great food and drinks. Co owner even had a couple of shots with us as it was my birthday. Fun way to eat and a must if in the area x

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Thank popsietops
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Popsietops Congratulations on your first ever review. It was a real pleasure to meet you both and thank you for taking the time to post a review, I should say a genuine and honest review. We look forward to seeing you again one day hopefully sooner than your next birthday. More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went to the loghouse on are last night in Ambleside, food was great and staff were all very friendly and helpful. Not shy on their portions either! Great place to go after a long walk in the fells!

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Thank Richard S
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Richard S Thank you for your review and I am glad that you found us a Friendly place to visit, and enjoyed the portion size. We hope that you enjoyed the walk and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Tried to book a table for 6.30-7 pm on a Saturday night with 4 adults and 2 children, the man at the log house was really nice till he found out there were 2 children in our party, when he became really rude and said he wouldn't be able to do that!!! Since when was it unacceptable to a restaurant... More 

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Thank Jduckworth2
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Madam With regards to your review. There are always two sides to every story and this review will be censored firstly by Trip Advisor and we as a business have to be careful what we say. Social Media Abuse Social media communication is an everyday source of discussion for millions of people around the world. Communicating via social media... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying in Ambleside for the weekend, stumbled across this little restaurant. The garlic mushrooms and filled potato skins starter were to die for. Wife had fish with chips, I had a rib eye steak cooked at the table on a hot stone. Ten out of ten. Best meal I have had in months. Clean toilets and nice decor. Of course... More 

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Thank Tom W
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Tom W Thank you for the fantastic vote of confidence it is very much appreciated. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Looking at the recent reviews we made a booking. Waitress was attentive and friendly but food disappointing. Not a fan of steak on a stone, as I prefer my steak cooked by someone with greater expertise than me, so chose the mussels. My starter was French Onion soup. Very disappointing. Probably the worst I've ever had. A bowl of fairly... More 

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Thank Kando49
D H, General DB at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Kando49 Thank you for taking the time to post a critique for your visit during your 3 night visit to Ambleside. I read with sorrow and perhaps a tear in my eye that you are not a fan of steak on a stone, but this is our niche in the market as we feel that this is a great... More 

Evesham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had a lovely meal here. Staff very helpful. Would recommend Fillet Steak on the stone, a wonderful cut of meat and you cook it to your liking. Enjoyed our night there.

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Thank Phil-Liz G
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Many thanks Phil-Liz G for the great review. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fabulous surroundings. Food and presentation was spectacular. Portion size was huge. Staff we great.

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Thank kayhume
D H, Manager at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear kayhume I am glad that your visit was worthwhile and I have passed on your comments to the Team. More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little restaurant lovely food and view dports walk front Ambleside town centre roast dinners were one of the best I've had

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Thank Glen J
D H, Manager at The Log House, responded to this review

Thank you Glen J for the great review glad you enjoyed the meal. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a little gem this place is I've never experienced the hot rocks before we're you can cook your steak how you want it was amazing the quality of the steak was exceptional and the service received by the host Darin Hardy I think he was the owner was great made me feel very welcomed and recommended me some great... More 

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Thank Carl W
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Carl W Thank you for the great review and we look forward to seeing you and the clan again soon. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and i went away for a weekend to the lake and were looking for somewhere nice to eat on the saturday night. we had driven past the log house in the day and thought we would try it! We were pleasantly surprised by the lovely atmosphere and the amazing food! it was just the slow service that let... More 

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Thank Abbey O
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this review

Dear Abbey O We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us and it was a pleasure to have you here with us. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$47
Cuisine
British, Grill
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31077
Description
Bar and Steakhouse serving Local meats on Hot Steak Stones. Closed Monday . Open Bank Holidays

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?