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All 66 Windermere Restaurants

Hooked

Ellerthwaite Square | Tudor House, Windermere LA23 1DP, England
+44 15394 48443
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Ranked #2 of 66 Restaurants in Windermere
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $32 - $48
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Fantastic range of seafood, cooked fresh to order. Menu changes daily depending on what comes in from the local supplier in Fleetwood.
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This is a good restaurant - probably 3.5 stars rather than 4, but (at least in our experience) overhyped by many of the reviews below. The positives - great ambience, charming owner, intimate setting and AMAZING side vegetables. The carrots and sugar snap peas were unbelievably tasty. The negatives - well...we weren't really going there for the vegetables. We were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

If you like your fish then definitely try this place. We ordered calamari to start- light crisp batter and perfectly cooked. I had the red mullet on paella for main- fantasticly crisp skin and succulent flesh on the mullet- was gorgeous. The paella was really tasty- nice strong fish stock and the mixture of fish was varied enough not to... More

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scotland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Took my daughter there last night. It was just exceptional. From the friendly welcome...amazing service...excellent food. My daughter had the Chocolate Fondue...yuuummmmy :)

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congleton cheshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Service was excellent. Food was fresh and gorgeous. We had the prawn starter followed by a tuna steak and sea bass then baileys and white chocolate parfait. All 3 courses were excellent. And although it has £££ I didn't think it was expensive. £60 including drinks. Would highly recommend.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Finally managed to visit Hooked and was not disappointed. Booking was made months ago to ensure we could get a table and the reviews since then have been researched surprised at some of the negatives. We were welcomed by the owner who we found to be a very pleasant guy, willing to chat briefly with his customers and explaining the... More

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Billinge
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

All I will say is GO HERE. The food is exceptional along with amazing service. My only fault is lack of rose wine but it didn't spoil my meal at all. Lots of choice and loads of flavour. We will definitely be back.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

From the minute we stepped in, for my friend's 40th we were treated exceptionally. Michael, the owner, gave us all the detail we needed about the menu and had a really friendly manner. The food was exceptional, the nicest main fish dish I've ever had and the choice of wine was gorgeous. The atmosphere in the restaurant was welcoming. We'll... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I was in Windermere on Thursday night alone and decided to try Hooked. i had emailed a week ago but not heard back, the sign on the door said fully booked.. but as i was not sure if that included me i went in. The owner found me a table and i enjoyed a very delicious meal. Tiger prawns with... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We went to Hooked on a Thursday evening. The restaurant is simply decorated and intimate, with only 7 or so tables in the whole establishment. The service and hospitality was excellent from the moment we walked in. We were talked through all our choices and options with both food and wine by the owner who clearly knows his stuff. I'm... More

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Exeter
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Very good starters - whitebait for me and battered calamari for my wife. The whitebait were very tasty and the calamari light and crispy. The mains were Cod in a very nice sauce for my wife and Mullet for myself. Both were well cooked and tasty. Excellent.

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