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Sheila's Cottage Restaurant

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
+44 15394 33079
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A smashing place to eat, lovely menu, a bit quirky ( liver and bacon with rasberry was awesome ) but worth a try, lovely service and good prices.

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Simply the best lamb we have tasted, cooked to perfection! We had Roast chump of lamb with sweet roasted shallots & celery, finished with pine nuts & herby juices ....just scrumptious We also had Baked American cheesecake and Raspberry Frangipani for dessert. My Raspberry Frangipan...More

Thank allytabs
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife, daughter, Mother and I went to Sheila's Cottage today for lunch when we visited Ambleside for a stroll. The food was wonderful but the surroundings inside were equally fantastic making for a very happy group of well fed people. If you're in Ambleside,...More

Thank Lord B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Starter . FANTASTIC. Pulled Pork, Home made Piccalilli. DELICIOUS. My main was Cumberland Hawkshead Sausage on Colcannon with Balsamic Gravy. Bloody Amazing. My Partner had Steak & Chips with Peppercorn Sauce. Devoured the lot. Dessert was Rasberry Frangipan. Words are beyond me. We have...More

1  Thank MaximilianVanEyck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ambleside is a well-seasoned tourist town, which means that aside from stores selling outdoor gear and memorabilia, there are quite a few eating places to appeal to many fancies. Sheila’s Cottage is a place for those who want a decent middle of the road meal...More

Thank MEKW1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little place to eat! Food was piping hot and delicious! Good food & drinks menu and good service!

Thank Susie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sheila's was a great find for us, a family of four. I would admit that first impressions from outside were a bit doubtful from the as it appeared to us as a little confused between lunchtime cafe and restaurant, however we were quickly reassured that...More

Thank thewobblywombat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 of us booked for a birthday lunch .I was a guest not paying . Central location but hidden from main roads . Quite a large restaurant ,we were put on a quiet first floor with no atmosphere by a waitress with little finesse. Not...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing So many flavours going on with the meal and loving the fruit teas that they serve!

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just come away from here. The food was first class. We’ve had a 3 night stay in Ambleside and had 3 lovely meals at 3 different places. I can honestly say that Sheila’s Cottage was the best of them. I had a Special Burger and...More

Thank dasmith2164
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 33079
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