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All 66 Windermere Restaurants

Francine's

27 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
015394 44088
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Ranked #6 of 66 Restaurants in Windermere
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $29
Hours:
Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Yorkshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Meal was very tasty, but would have liked more veg. Had the lamb shank which melted in your mouth but was disappointed as minimal veg on my plate.

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed our meal here. No complaints about the food, but do realise that everything decent food-wise in Windermere will be at almost-London prices. Excellent and friendly customer service, especially noting the waitress who split our shared entree into two plates before serving up to us, and the way the wait staff and kitchen handled the (late) request of a... More

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westmidlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Booked evening meal for Saturday night, table was ready prompt,mom being seated canapés were bought. I had a pasta dish and my husband had the lamb shank, both meals were very good. I ordered the creme brûlée, the best I have eaten and my husband also had a desert, his words the nicest he had ever had. The meal was... More

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Was recommended by our guest House (Newstead) just a 7 minute walk away. Went for evening meal would recommend booking as we managed to reserve a table but when arrived its so popular sign on door said they were fully booked. Good range of food, more than appears on their website. All our dishes were promptly served, well presented, and... More

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Pennal
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Hubby and I had a lovely light lunch here. I had a lovely soup of cauliflower with truffle oil, lovely warm bread. Hubby had a Palma ham and blue cheese sandwich with a salad garnish - also lovely. They seem to have a great choice of evening menu, if we had stayed longer in Windermere we would have certainly gone... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We loved our experience at Francine's. They had Lobster as a special on the day we were there and it was exquisite and such good value for money. The restaurant is not the cheapest but if you want a fine dining experience then give it a go. The staff were friendly and the service superb

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West Sussex, UK
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60 reviews 60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Hubby and I had a quick nibble at breakfast with tea and the biggest toasted tea cake with fresh butter and jam, it was delicious and beautifully presented. We also booked a table for an evening meal later that night. We were presented with free canapés which were so tasty. Hubby had Venison liver to start an I had scallops... More

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

we visited on the last night of our windermere break, lovely atmosphere very efficient service and beautifully presented food. just an overall buzz of contented customers.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Had a lovely 2 course meal this evening. Pleasant staff members great portions. Slightly pricey however the 2 for £15.95 works a treat for a cheap date and evening. Cannot fault food at all. A must go!

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north yorkshire
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Brilliant service, food and value for money. Could not fault our meals, we would definitely go back and would highly recommend. Presentation was excellent and attention to detail was great !

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