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All 91 Ambleside Restaurants

Zeffirellis

Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9AD, England
1539 433845
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Ranked #15 of 91 Restaurants in Ambleside
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $55
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Kendal, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Silently vegetarian for decades (there just don't happen to be any meat dishes on the plentiful menu), but now admitting being 'Vegeterranean'. Mediterranean pIzza and pasta and some even-suitable-for-vegans items. I've enjoyed everything I've chosen. Always buzzing but slicky run so service is good and the kitchens don't get overwhelmed. Reasonably priced wines by the glass and bottle. Especially good... More

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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97 reviews 97 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

There is lots going on so remember what you want to do before you go to this place. I accidentally ended up in Zeffirellis after classes at UoC and though I had to wait for good 20 minutes to be seated, it was worth the wait. They usually prefer reservations so I got lucky to have got a seat but... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

My better half and I went to here at the last minute on the night the Christmas Lights got switched on. We were very lucky to get a table as the whole place was full and smelt amazing. We had arancini and Mexican pizza and both were delicious. Considering we are not vegetarians, this was scrumptious and we will definitely... More

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Lake District, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

As I previously lived in nearby Windermere for two decades, and now just outside the Lake District National Park, I have eaten at Zeffirellis a fair number of times over the years, and have watched it evolve as both a restaurant and cinema. Its owner is obviously a man of vision and Ambleside is all the better for his sense... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We have eaten here many times over the years and always enjoyed the cinema/meal deal, eating at 6 p.m. and seeing the film around 8 p.m. As usual the food was excellent and although not a vegetarian I find the choice very good and we had no problem finding a most enjoyable meal. very good value and good service also.... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Stayed in Ambleside was told of this restaurant as I'm a vegetarian went there last minute they accommodated 10 of us very friendly staff . I had spicy chilli & brown rice excellent , the others in our party all enjoyed there choices too . Best vegetarian I have been too .

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We enjoyed a short holiday in the lakes and it was recommended to us to visit Zeffirellis. The cinema and meal deal is well and truly worth it. Great value for money and the food was delicious. The cinema itself is lovely and just convenient with the restaurant

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Delicious food (see above), entirely vegetarian with some gluten free and vegan, great Lakes location. Bit of a draught at our table, though.

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North West England, United Kingdom
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201 reviews 201 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We were on a weeks holiday in Ambleside, been to Zefferelli's before and love it especially as its vegetarian and they cater for vegans like me. The place has been refurbished since our last visit and it looks fabulous, modern but cosy and lovely lighting at our table for two. We were given menus and our drinks order taken, great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have enjoyed my visit here. Atmosphere lovely and food delicious. I had very good time with my friends there. ....We had the meal deal which included cinema ticket and two course meal. Great deal.

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Additional Information about Zeffirellis

Address: Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9AD, England
Phone Number: 1539 433845
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
Average Prices: USD 1 - 55
Cuisine: Italian

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