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The Lamplighter Dining Rooms

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High Street | Cumbria, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
+44 15394 43547
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (74 reviews)
“suet pudding” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (67 reviews)
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High Street | Cumbria, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took my husband here for his birthday, we went all out and ordered the fillet of beef, oh my it was amazing. The yorkshire pudding was HUGE, the veg was fresh. They only offer 3 courses, which in our opnion is too much to be...More

1  Thank bamboomist
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came on a recommendation from the owner of our b&b (Kenilworth Guest House....EXCELLENT!) We weren't disappointed. The pork crackling "nibbles" were fab! And then we had smoked local Brie with a delicious & plentiful beetroot and walnut salad, the crab duo and the rump...More

1  Thank BethCuevas
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came for dinner without a reservation, they found us a table quickly and we got royalty treatment for the rest of the night. Food was very good (dump of lamb, crab, smoked Brie...) but the very best was the attentive service we got all...More

Thank Fer193
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just arrived in time to get a table on our arrival in Windermere and were greeted by friendly staff. Difficult time choosing what to eat as it all read so good on the menu, and what we chose did not disappoint. Beautifully presented, generous...More

Thank Madfev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I walked without reservations into a formal dining area cuz a woman I met on the street recommended It to me The hostess was really nice and got the server in the lounge to set me up there It was much more comfortable for me...More

Thank beckytaba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. We were seated promptly and served efficiently. We both had steak which was very good and shared a delicious sweet. Would definitely go back.

Thank boveedy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went back the second evening we were in Windermere - it was that good! Excellent food - great service - young chap, fairly new here (a mountain climber!). Second night - served by a couple of older chaps - equally as good, pleasent & helpful....More

Thank 2017JandC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very surprised and pleased to discover that our dog was welcome to join us for breakfast. Lovely place, beautiful decor and the best breakfast we had all week during our stay in The Lake District. Nicely cooked, quality ingredients and very good value for money...More

Thank AnnieWoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was on the back foot with this place from the off as I called earlier in the day to see if I could bring my 8pm reservation forward half an hour as was told unequivocally no, yet when we walked in probably 10 minutes...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely evening at the Lamplighter 29th April 18, I had the Lamb special that the guys really explained, and was very nice. Tables were great, and no load music, there was a rowdy bunch in for a birthday party, swearing etc, but that's...More

Thank TonyWony
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Andy C
28 March 2018|
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Response from JDTasker | Property representative |
Dear Andy C, We allow dogs to stay at the hotel and also in the lounge bar area at the front of the property. Please do let me know if I may assist you further in any way. With kindest regards James
21 January 2018|
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Response from smess84 | Reviewed this property |
They allow them in the bar area.
Lorraine C
4 October 2017|
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Response from Audrey B | Reviewed this property |
We only had an evening meal, suggest contacting them directly, very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$37
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Cumbria, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43547
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  • This restaurant is at The Lamplighter
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