Ambleside is the perfect destination for food lovers. In the heart of the Lake District the small town is perfectly situated to take advantage of locally produced, organically grown products. Many restaurants in Ambelside include Herdwick lamb, Cumberland sausage, Damsons, Grasmere gingerbread and Kendal Mint Cake on their menu’s. If you are looking for an Ambleside Restaurant which offers a delicious menu of food, celebrating local delicacies with a modern twist, combined with beautiful views of the Lake District, take a look at English Lakes Ambleside restaurants below.
Waterhead Bar & Grill
The Bar & Grill is an Ambleside restaurant on the shores of Widndermere, just as short walk from Ambleside’s town centre. Head chef, Andy Caulfield and his team offer a hyper-local dinner menu, inspired by Cumbria’s extensive food heritage along side other classic dishes served with an innovative, contemporary twist. Waterhead’s restaurant is bright and modern, intimate and relaxed with fabulous lake views.
For a more informal Ambleside dining experience, the Waterhead also offers an exciting day menu serving lunch and light bites in the bar and landscaped gardens. The bar is fast gaining a reputation in Ambleside for its Waterhead burgers, which are handmade with 21 day aged 100% Cumbrian beef. The bar also serves classic favourites, speciality baps, salads, Panini’s and more.
The Bar & Grill
Low Wood Bay
Low Wood Bay offers two dining options in one resort located on the lake shore between the towns of Windermere and Ambleside with enviable views towards the distant Lakelands Fells.
The Windermere Restaurant
The Windermere Restaurant serves a selection of classic European dishes in a traditional English oak wall panel restaurant with sumptuous leather chairs and fine crystal ware and crockery.
Langdale Lounge & Bar
Langdale Lounge & Bar offers light lunches, afternoon tea, salads, deli boards and evening meals in an informal chic lounge setting.
Special Offers for Restaurants in Ambleside
We offer a selection of exclusive special offers for our restaurants in Ambleside and the Lake District for local and frequent diners. Take a look at our Relish Card page.