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Wordsworth Hotel, Grasmere, England
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 52
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Toad in the hole "to share"

Small and cosy, food was good and plentiful. Waiters were very attentive. Some tables were a little cramped.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
irenebarryd
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cleveland area
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Was told at 1.55pm that they stopped serving at 2pm. We both looked at our watches and I told the waitress it obviously her decision if she wanted the custom. She thought for a few seconds and then decided no, she didn't. Not many places that can afford to turn down paying customers unduly, they must be doing well.....

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

After a long wait for our order to be taken, (the bistro was not busy, and we had to get up and buy our own drinks from the bar!!) food was not exciting but generally enjoyed by our party of 11. However, 2 chicken Kievs and 1 burger were sent back because the meat was overcooked and tough. Replacements were... More 

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Staffordshire
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Service diabolical 1hour & 20mins for simple main course every one was complaining meal cold!!!! & dry no offer of apologies £51 for two main meals !!!!!!!!! Unacceptable

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Worcestershire
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

A good option to next door well prepared food good service. Well worth the walk? would use again on next visit

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cleveland area
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Small and cosy, food was good and plentiful. Waiters were very attentive. Some tables were a little cramped.

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North East England
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My daughter had decided to join us for a couple of days of our holiday, so we wanted to book somewhere good. We had a look at various menus and decided this suited us best. The staff were very welcoming and service was good. My daughter and I both went for the blade of beef and my husband, who had... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Friendly staff, a good selection on the menu, lovely main meal and cheesecake to die for. We liked everything about this place it had a good atmosphere.

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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Great local beer on tap and the food was lovely if a little pricey. The lamb main was particularly good.

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The menu choices were poor and very expensive for what was delivered. I had mussels but the sauce just tasted like cream and water. My husband had pate, but it had no flavour that enabled you to identify it and was served with 2 tiny pieces of bread. We both had fish and chips - the chips I’m not sure... More 

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herts
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73 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We arrived at 13.50. The charmless barman decided good could still be possible and sat us at a table that was filthy. He then asked for time to,take our order as he was on his own. The food arrived after 40 minutes. Well some of it did. We entered because the menu looked ok, but in fact it was the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Wordsworth Hotel, Grasmere, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere

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  • Cuisine: European

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