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8 Queens Square Rayrigg Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
015394 43535
Today
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 424
    Excellent
  • 143
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Superb Restaurant

Ate here on Sunday, 24 May 2015. A lovely place with friendly, very efficient staff. Ordered too much food as did not realise portion size were so large. Started with bread and dips which was excellent, then I had the fish and my husband had the meatballs as a starter. Very very good. We both... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Linda M
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Livingston, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
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633 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Livingston, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Ate here on Sunday, 24 May 2015. A lovely place with friendly, very efficient staff. Ordered too much food as did not realise portion size were so large. Started with bread and dips which was excellent, then I had the fish and my husband had the meatballs as a starter. Very very good. We both then had the lamb shank... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

A little bit small place but pizza was really tasty. Staff friendly and nice. Short waiting time. Good location :)

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

We had a delightful evening with our friends the service was very warm and friendly and the food and wine was of a very good standard would highly recommend.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Visited this place for first time as was staying in bowness. It's very local. Doesn't look very fancy from outside and quite small inside but was greeted with a smile. We were first couple in and were sat in corner. Ambiance nice. Candles and music. I chose Mediterranean vegetable tart with goats cheese and wedges. Husband had lamb shank. Waitress... More 

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Really good homemade Italian food. We had the ciabatta and homemade dips which were yummy. I had the homemade meatballs in tomato sauce to start, which was gorgeous. My main was spaghetti marinara which was chock full of mussels and squid. Hubby had the fish main which was equally excellent. Puddings of creme brûlée and chocolate truffle mousse were also... More 

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Doncaster
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92 reviews 92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We couldn't decide where to go for an Italian meal after reading reviews we were unsure about this place as it said Italian/English but based on the reviews we thought we would give this place a try... Whilst there there were a lot of locals in very familiar with the family from the business. Which I always think is an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

absolutely lovely restaurant. Fantastic staff and location. Struggled to pick from the menu as all meals looks great. Had a 3 course meal for 2 with drinks for £63 real good value for money. Will definately be back!

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S. Wales
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Recommended by a local,we were not let down. Great food, service, ambiance. Beautiful. I/We will return

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Really good dining experience,great hostess and superb chef Can recommend the lamb shank,the best I have tasted. Good presentation and excellent food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Went on Tuesday 14th April. Arrived just after 6pm . Very warm welcome. Starters and main courses were absolutely fabulous. Presentation was superb. Lovely atmosphere. We say get there early. Gets busy quickly. Would recommend highly . 5 stars. Phil & Joanne . Sorry for breaking the wine glass .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 Queens Square Rayrigg Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: 015394 43535

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?