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All 68 Windermere Restaurants

Giotto

Birch Street | Windermere, Windermere LA23 1DS, England
015394 44854
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Ranked #25 of 68 Restaurants in Windermere
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Lochgelly
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Very busy when we tried to get a table without booking first, it was an unseasonally warm night, was told they could not give us a table for at least an hour so we went off to a local pub for a couple of drinks. We returned an hour later and although there were some people waiting who had just... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

We wandered around Windermere during the day looking for somewhere to eat that night. On reading the menu outside this restaurant, we noticed that although it wasn't opening till later, there was someone inside. The door opened and a very nice gentleman invited us in to look at the diary to see what time he could fit us in. They... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

The title says it all, really. I don't expect gushing service but I only saw one waitress smile once. Our waitress was efficient but that's as good as it got. My food was delicious and well presented but the unfriendly service would prevent me from returning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have never felt inclined to write a review before now. We stumbled upon Giottos Fairly late in the evening and decided to go in for dinner. We have eaten in a lot of posh restaurants and they don't Come close.. It was fantastic incredible service and the food was the best we've had. I highly recommend it. we sat... More

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North Yorkshire
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We had an early doors supper with a seven and nine year old. The children loved their spag Bol. I had the sea bass special which was very good and freshly cooked. The other half ate a huge fish pasta. Despite the initial rather chilly reception when we enquired if there was a table available we warmed to the waiting... More

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The restaurant was clean. I was quite hopeful for a superb gastronomic experience as I enjoyed Italian food during my trip to Italy but I was disappointed as my pasta was bland. My husband enjoyed his pizza, though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Fantastic food, service and atmosphere. Will definitely visit again. Had 2 courses, can't pronounce one but really good restaurant.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Visited here for dinner. Service was friendly enough but none of the staff seemed able to smile in the slightest, really could have improved the meal with just that. Meal was mediocre, I had Fritto Misto that was just a slightly greasy mix of seafood which had been deep fried then served with sweet chilli sauce (no idea why sweet... More

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Brecon Beacons National Park, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Stayed in Windermere for one night and came across this restaurant in a side street. Didn't have a reservation but they were able to fit us in and we are glad they did. Excellent three course meal with a good wine list and a pleasant atmosphere. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Would certainly eat here again if in the area.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Staff very friendly good choice of food. Portions could be a little bigger. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area

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