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“Good Value” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cafe Ambio

Cafe Ambio
Ranked #21 of 69 Restaurants in Ulverston
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe, British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Good Value”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

Good food and nestled alongside the River Leven and part of the Lakeland Motor Museum. Also near the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway which travels to Lakeside on Lake Windermere

Visited January 2014
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81 reviews from our community

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English first
Peterhead
Level Contributor
52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Very nice cafe”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2014

Although we only popped in for soup and ice cream in the Ambio, we really enjoyed it. The cafe has a lovely ambience and comfy chairs! The only fault -and it's only a small one - is that there were hardly any staff serving. They seemed to spend a lot of time clearing tables. I know this is very necessary, but surely not while a queue had formed, waiting for food.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Ulverston, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Lovely lunch by the river.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

I have visited this cafe on many occasions for lunch and it always produces first class food. They have a good selection of gluten free options and the food always tastes freshly made. The staff are friendly but efficient, even at busy times. The location, by the river is lovely, with tables outside on the terrace if you want to sit and look at the river. Last time we were there, Vic Reeves and his family were eating.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Ramsey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Motor museum visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Lovely setting by a river, can eat inside or out. We just had a sandwich, which was very generous with a salad, great value.I think they should think about getting a licence for alcohol, I personally would have loved a lager or a cider as it was so hot.

Visited June 2014
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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Excellent quality food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

If you are in the area of Backbarrow or Lakeside this venue is well worth considering as a lunch stop.The quality of the food and the attentive service provided by the staff is second to none. Don't expect reheated frozen food here as most of the menue is freshly prepared and much of it sourced locally. Enjoy!

Visited June 2014
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