The Grill & Smokehouse Restaurant

The Wild Boar itself is famous - historically for being the site where Sir Richard de Gilpin is said to have slain the last wild boar! Nowadays however, the bar is adored for its classic British hearty menu and emphasis on seasonal, local ingredients.

Winner of the Cumbria Pub of the Year award in 2014 and receiver of Visit England’s 2015 Pub of the Year silver award, The Wild Boar’s smokehouse and grill is a popular stop for Windermere locals and visitors alike. With its culmination of traditional décor, time-honoured ‘coaching inn’ ambience and friendly service, it is a home-from-home delight that’s certain to entice guests and induce a desire to linger.

The Wild Boar possesses character in abundance, with its hearty yet modern British menu and an open kitchen that brings a little theatre to the dining experience. Oak-beamed and cosy by candlelight, the restaurant embraces a passion for tradition and excellence; from head chef Marc Sanders making full use of Lakeland’s natural larder to the regularly changing menu.

Guests are sure to feel right at home within the Boar’s welcoming setting and find a tasty morsel to satisfy whatever their palate.

Book a Table

Table reservations can be made easily online using our simple to use booking tool or by calling The Wild Boar where one of our friendly staff will be happy to assist with your enquiry.

Book a Table

Telephone Table Reservations and Enquiries:015394 45225

Menus (PDF)

(Please note that menu's are subject to change.)

Dinner Menu  |   Dessert Menu  |   Wine List
Lunch Menu  |   Sandwich Menu  |   Afternoon Lunch Menu  |   Sunday Lunch Menu
Sams Club Menu

Opening times

Mon - Sat: 12.00 noon - 2.00pm  |  Sun: 12.30 noon - 2.30pm

Sun - Thu: 6.30pm - 9.00pm  |  Fri - Sat: 6.00pm - 9.00pm

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English Lakes Relish Card

English Lakes Relish Card holders can enjoy a guaranteed 10% discount off all meals and drinks within the excellent choice of English Lakes restaurants. Additionally cardholders can enjoy some really great seasonal special offers.

Please note that the Relish Card is only available to local residents or regular visitors to any of our restaurants' locations.

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