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2 Oakbank Broadgate, Grasmere LA22 9TA, England
+44 15394 35266
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (78 reviews)
“belly pork” (16 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Oakbank Broadgate, Grasmere LA22 9TA, England
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Reviewed March 31, 2015

My husband and I visited Sara's bistro as a last minute booking on our honeymoon and it was hands down the best meal we had all week. The service was attentive yet non intrusive and the food was full of flavour and really beautifully cooked....More

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Reviewed March 30, 2015

You really must try this little restaurant, the food is really good, all freshly prepared in house. The staff are very friendly and helpfull. Th sweets are too die for. Enjoy.

Thank carol h
Reviewed March 29, 2015

The two of us were stopping at the Wordsworth hotel in grassmere for the weekend, so i looked on trip adviser for local eating houses Sara's gave a good account of itself so we gave it a go. The food was very good and i...More

Thank Paul503927
Reviewed March 28, 2015

We were earwigging another couple saying they were going here and they recommended it so we decided to give it a try. We booked just in case. It is not as busy as some of the other places in Grasmere probably due to it being...More

Thank juliehedgerow
Reviewed March 25, 2015

We went here last week for my Grandma's 86th birthday and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The food was excellent, the service was good and it was reasonably priced for the quality of the dishes. This will definitely be a restaurant that we return to.

Thank David M
Reviewed March 23, 2015

we've been to sarah's on a number of occasions, and have always enjoyed the food without complaint. however (and this is an unfortunate 'however'), whenever we've gone to the bistro it's always been a saturday evening. the bistro is typically full, but this means that...More

Thank alan r
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our second meal at Sara's, food was excellent, tasty and piping hot! The wine we chose was lovely too. All in all a great evening, wonderful ambience and excellent service. We'll be back soon, but you need to book in advance!

Thank Jayne H
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Very warm welcome and amazing food. Fish and Chips cooked how they used to be done in the old days, lovely light batter and really crispy chips. Finished off with an outstanding sticky toffee pudding. Will be returning to Sara's on my next annual Lake...More

Thank njl567
Reviewed March 20, 2015

We booked a table at Sara's bistro after reading the rave reviews online. We were not disappointed. It's a cosy, welcoming place, with excellent service and the most amazing food. Despite the fact it was a Tuesday night out with holiday season, the restaurant was...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed March 18, 2015

My eyes mist over at the memory of our visit to Sara’s. Excellent food and service, just couldn’t fault it, apart from the fact I was too full to try a dessert…

Thank cheekychubbychops
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Response from braithwaite12 | Reviewed this property |
My wife needs gluten free and they were very helpful
May 29, 2017|
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Response from Martinw034 | Reviewed this property |
Try lewissofgrasmere it's a gmail account You will have to edit the above as TripAdvisor doesn't like HTML characters. Oddly Enjoy!
Nette M
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Response from dollymix7 | Reviewed this property |
Not really suitable tables quite close together. Toilets situated at the back would be difficult to reach.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Oakbank Broadgate, Grasmere LA22 9TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35266
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