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The Gaddum

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Afternoon Tea
1. Afternoon Tea
"enjoyed afternoon tea at the brand new "The Gaddum" restaurant"
Denehurst
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2. Afternoon Tea
2. Afternoon Tea
"lovely gardens and woodland walks"
Denehurst
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3. Afternoon Tea
3. Afternoon Tea
"everything was delicious, an excellent choice of cakes and sandwiches"
Denehurst
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About
Set in the very heart of the Lake District at the beautiful 19th-century Brockhole House, The Gaddum Restaurant opens its doors this spring for delightful lunches, classic afternoon teas and seasonal sunset dining. Think attentively created locally inspired dishes, the finest teas and handmade pâtisserie, to be enjoyed throughout the Lounge, the Garden Room and the Orangery.
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$65
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
CUISINES
British, European, Gastropub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Reviews (42)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

2 course lunch. Excellent service, waitress explained courses which were well presented. Seated by the window ....cracking views Really tasty and we thought good value. Nice surroundings, even though we were initially put off since we came through the café! Home made salmon was unexpected...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pdep1961
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Came across this place by chance on a lakes tour. The restaurant has only recently opened and I had the chance to speak to the catering manager Michael before tea. The team are rightly proud of this place and I can't wait to come back...More

Date of visit: May 2018
3  Thank Honestreview1234
TheLakesTony, Guest Relations Manager at The Gaddum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Your review delights us and we have shared it with the whole team at the Gaddum. We have carefully curated a beautiful selection of dining and drinking options and we are so pleased that your review reflects this. We hope to welcome you again soon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 stars is nowhere near enough for this amazing place. From first visit to the actual wedding nothing was too much trouble. The room is beautiful with views over the grounds and lake. The staff totally incredible and the food was as good as any...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jube15
Reviewed 22 December 2018

Great food and staff. Very affordable fine dining with beautiful views of Windermere. Why travel to the Sharrow Bay when it's much better here. Inspirational flavours and great to stroll around the gardens and shop after our meal. We very much look forward to returning...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 17 December 2018

We booked Gaddams as a change from our venue last year, and were delighted we had made that leap of faith . Beautifully cosy and warm and beautifully decorated dining room with carefully composed delicious food.Attentive staff eager to please and ensure that everyone got...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Camilla R
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the most fantastic Christmas lunch yesterday. Exceptional food in absolutely beautiful surroundings, made even more special with the stunning and sophisticated Christmas decorations. Highly recommended! Great value for money.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TheCloos65
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We visited for lunch and had a lovely Christmas meal. It was good value at £19.95 for 2 courses. I had turkey in a hazelnut dressing with artichokes, cabbage and slow roasted potatoes. For my dessert, I had sticky toffee pudding, it was delicious. Our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DoreenH_10
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Went here yesterday and cannot recommend it highly enough. Lovely staff, absolutely beautiful Arts & Crafts setting with amazing original features and a comfy wee lounge for drinks as well as the gorgeous restaurant, but oh my! The food! We had the Christmas menu which,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank elainecare
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Our second visit to the elegant and relaxing restaurant that is The Gaddum, for my wife’s birthday, coinciding with the start of their festive Christmas lunch menu. The meal was traditional, with added individuality, and just the right portion size to leave feeling satisfied, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MaddadLakeDistrict
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We visited The Gaddum recently on spec and were warmly greeted by Michael who made us feel very welcome. We couldn't decide between the lunch menu and the afternoon tea and initially only really wanted something light. Michael immediately suggested we could share an afternoon...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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