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The Lamplighter Dining Rooms

High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
+44 15394 43547
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on a Friday night in early June. It was very busy and the main dining room is quite a large room with high ceilings. I would suggest you book if you can! The food was good and obviously fresh as they ran...More

Thank Torspo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to eat, friendly staff and good beer. The fish was excellent; I would definitely go there again.

Thank Anders_Gu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on the recommendation of our B&B host and it didn't disappoint. The service from staff was attentive, the restaurant was attractive and the menus ( both food and wine) were varied. My partner, who is vegetarian, had a great selection to choose...More

Thank Starbucksgiirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for breakfast and at £9 for full English toast and free refill coffee it's a bargain £2 extra got you cereals fruit salad muesli and yogurt So why 4 stars 1) no sweetener at all in hotel just white and brown sugar. 2)...More

Thank catbarks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our dinner here from start to finish. They stock 25 varieties of gin - perfect for G&T fans. The goat cheese appetizer with various trimmings is wonderful. We had the market fish of the day and the lamb, both done to perfection. The...More

Thank GrozPerk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room we stayed in looked over the fab terrace. Everything you could want was,supplied. Gin selection good cocktails beautifully made . Service all round very good . Sunday lunch a special feature at the lamplighter rooms ,it was excellent , we had lovely lamb...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a competition of naffness then the front of house was trying to out do their colleagues in the kitchen. After thwarted attempts to get the order right. Which was a feat alone as all we wanted were the sharing platters. We were equally...More

Thank MortimerLake
JDTasker, Owner at The Lamplighter Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MortimerLake, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experiences at The Lamplighter and I can only apologise that we did not even meet with your expectations on this occasion. As is usually is the case there is another side to this...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

Had lunch here with my wife and mother. All three of us very happy with our meals. Quick service with friendly staff. Food was of a very good standard and everywhere exceptionally clean. All round very happy with choice for lunch.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We came in around 8pm on a Saturday evening and were unable to get a table in the restaurant, however, we were shown through to the bar where we were able to order some food. I'm not sure what the menu is like in the...More

Thank Lauren v
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Stopover beginning and end of walking holiday.Minutes from station.All staff helpful and cheerful.Room immaculate and comfortable.Dinner and breakfast excellent.

Thank 719bin
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Is the hotel dog friendly?
30 October 2016|
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Response from jw752015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
what hours are the restaurant open
27 December 2015|
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Response from JDTasker | Property representative |
We are open Monday to Friday 5pm to 9pm for food and then Saturday and Sunday 12noon to 9pm. I very much hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you to The Lamplighter in the near future and should I be of any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43547
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