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Sheila's Cottage Restaurant

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
+44 15394 33079
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $46
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
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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